Latest Takamine News


Striking Matches Wins 'BCMA International Act of the Year'

Not only is 'Striking Matches' becoming a solid favorite here in the U.S. but the Nashville based duo of Sarah Zimmerman and Justin Davis has become particularly popular in the UK, making monthly trans-Atlantic pilgrimages to play multiple sold-out performances all across Great Britain.

Blake Shelton Announces 2016 Tour

According to 'Taste of Country" Longtime Tak player Blake Shelton is gearing up for a busy 2016. The country singer and The Voice coach announced Thursday (Oct. 8) that a tour has been in the works for next year.

Glen Hansard Releases Second Solo Album

Recently the great Glen Hansard visited WFUV in the Bronx, NY for a live session featuring this performance of 'My Little Ruin' from his recently released second solo album 'Didn't He Ramble'. A long time Tak player, Glen finally retired the iconic 'Horse' his famously worn Tak mainstay of 20 years. But as you can see from this video of the performance