Online Features

Online Features are articles written exclusively for fretboardjournal.com by our staff and writers. There isn’t room for everything in the magazine, so this is a place where you can read more about the things we love.

Jason Verlinde
November 3, 2014

You can’t help but notice two things when Troy, New York’s Sean Rowe takes the stage: He has a booming voice that could commands your attention and he’s toting a well-loved...

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Scott Krashan
October 22, 2014

Thanks to the output of Creston Lea and Adam Buchwald, Burlington, Vermont is quickly becoming a guitar mecca of sorts (famed acoustic guitarist Paul Asbell calls Burlington home, as well)....

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Jason Verlinde
September 18, 2014

After nearly ten years of publishing, the FJ has amassed quite an array of stories featuring iconic Martin guitars and Martin artists. We decided to partner with Martin to share some...

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Scott Krashan
September 3, 2014

Whether he’s building a traditional F-5 style mandolin or an innovative fanned-fret cittern, Andrew Mowry is known for his immaculate workmanship and the impressive tones he’s able to...

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Scott Krashan
August 14, 2014

In 1985, Tony Klassen drove to George Gruhn’s shop in Nashville with one purpose: to buy a fancy style 45 Martin. While perusing Gruhn’s shelves, he stumbled upon (and eventually...

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