With a pedigree in manufacturing Archtop, Acousticand Hollowbody guitars spanning over 40 years,Peerless Guitars is very proud to announce at NAMM2012 the release of two Dr MARTIN TAYLOR MBEsignature models…The Maestro and The Virtuoso.
The Maestro is the higher spec model with blondecarved solid spruce top, antique sunburst carved solidmaple back and solid maple sides.The guitar is complimented in perfect contrast withebony fretboard, bridge, tailpiece and pickguard andsports a black Kent Armstrong floating mini-hum-bucker. An abalone orchid is inlaid on the 12th fretand the volume control is located under the pickguardfor discreet adjustment.
The Virtuoso also comes with a 381mm wide, 70mmdeep body and 59mm neck but is fabricated in lami-nated antique sunburst spruce top and laminatedflame maple back and sides. The fretboard, bridge,tailpiece and pickguard come in Indian Rosewoodand a gold effect floating mini-humbucker whichcompliments the guitar beautifully. Once again, thevolume control is discreetly located under the pick-guard for an overall understated but classy look.