Founded in 1959 by Stuart and Sheila Mercer, in the English town of Nottingham, Carlsbro is among the very oldest British guitar amplifier companies, along with the likes of Vox, Selmer and WEM. The company even sold its famous 50 TOP valve heads to Jim Marshall’s guitar shop before Marshall made amps of his own. Electric Guitar Kit- Carved Top Semi Hollow $255.00 Shop Now. Black Limba Body Blank $79.95 Shop Now. Electric Guitar Kit- JR Double Cut $194.00 Shop Now.
The Takamine Story. For more than half a century now, Takamine has proudly dedicated itself to the art of fine guitar craftsmanship. Its longstanding devotion to innovation and continual improvement has placed it among the world’s premier acoustic guitar makers, with truly fine instruments that are the first choice of performing guitarists worldwide.
Not every guitarist has aspirations of fame and fortune. For some music lovers, simply playing in the comfort of their home is more than enough, and thankfully the world's most trusted guitar companies each specialize in their own unique mini guitar amps.