Sara Hickman Releases “Shine”


One of Austin’s most revered singer-songwriters (and Takamine favorite as well), Sara Hickman has released Shine, her 15th studio album, to critical acclaim. Teaming with noted producer and songwriter, Jim Jacobsen (Eels, Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs) Sara left family, friends…

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Striking Matches Breaks ‘em In Fast


When Justin Davis and Sarah Zimmerman of Striking Matches stopped by the Takamine AR offices in Nashville to lay down an acoustic performance for the Tak website, they were introduced to their new best friends, a Takamine Pro Series P7NC…

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Vinnie Caruana Adopts Takamine P2DC


Known primarily as former vocalist for the Long Island punk band, The Movielife, and as current lead singer and songwriter for indie/post hardcore band, I Am the Avalanche, Vinnie Caruana has also been known to work solo with just his…

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Joseph Vincent Releases ‘My Queen’ Video

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The fact that Joseph Vincent’s new video ‘My Queen’ has been viewed over 100,000 times since its recent release 12 days ago should come as no surprise to anyone familiar with him. Already in his brief career, this super-talented 22…

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Chesney’s Debuts Video on USA Today


‘When I See This Bar’, the video for Kenny Chesny’s latest single from his critically acclaimed album Life on a Rock was recently released, and not surprisingly it guest-stars an assortment of Takamines. It’s somewhat fitting that the video which…

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