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New Carvin CT7 Carved Top 7-String Guitar

In response to numerous customer requests, Carvin is proud to introduce our latest California Carved Top models, the CT7 and CT74 seven-string guitars. The CT7 is designed specifically for the dynamic and tonal range of a seven string instrument. It … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Jason Becker!

Jason Becker celebrated his 43rd birthday this past Sunday in his hometown of Richmond, California with family, friends and fans. Guitar Player magazine, Carvin staffers and local press were also in attendance. The celebration included two screenings of the award-winning … Continue reading

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Steve Oliver Guitar Clinics

Carvin is excited to welcome back Billboard chart-topping guitarist & vocalist Steve Oliver for a series of FREE guitar clinics at our southern California locations throughout June.  Steve was instrumental in the development of the NS1 MIDI Synth Access guitar … Continue reading

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New Carvin JB200C Jason Becker Tribute Guitar

Carvin’s relationship with Jason Becker dates back to the late 1980s, and we’re excited to welcome this influential and inspirational guitarist back to the Carvin family. In response to Jason’s legions of worldwide fans, we are proud to introduce the … Continue reading

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Frank Gambale “Soulmine” Feat. Boca @ Anthology San Diego

Mark your calendar now and make your plans to see Frank Gambale featuring Boca on their “Soulmine” tour supporting the album of the same name. They will be performing at Anthology San Diego on Thursday May 3rd at 7:30 PM. … Continue reading

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CT624M Carved Top Guitar Receives WIHO Award From MusicPlayers.com

Carvin is proud to receive a WIHO (“Wish I Had One”) Award from the staff at MusicPlayers.com for the CT624 24-Fret California Carved Top Guitar. Among many other things, they said: “To say the Carvin CT624 played like a dream … Continue reading

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SH550 Guitar Review in Vintage Guitar Magazine

The staff of Vintage Guitar magazine reviewed Carvin’s SH550 Semi-Hollow Carved Top guitar in the new June 2012 issue, which will be available on newsstands in the coming weeks. Among the comments from VG, they raved: “Plugged in with a … Continue reading

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New Releases from Frank Gambale, Neil Zaza and Blessed by a Broken Heart

Several Carvin artists have new releases available now. Frank Gambale teams up with singer/songwriter Boca on his new release “Soulmine”.  Joining Frank are bassist Victor Wooten, drummer Joel Taylor and a special cameo performance by Brian Auger.  Melodic instrumental guitarist … Continue reading

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