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Sitka Spruce vs Adirondack (Taylor 814ce Comparison)

Today, we take the very popular Taylor 814ce Grand Auditorium and compare 2 models… one with a sitka spruce top and one with an adirondack top. Which do you think will sound better? Similarities: Grand Auditorium body shape East Indian Rosewood back & sides Expression 2 pickup system Venetian cutaway Rosewood pickguard Advanced performance bracing with relief […]


Taylor 614ce vs 814ce Comparison

Today we give you one of our most requested comparisons… the Taylor 614ce vs 814ce. Which would you choose? Similarities: Newly revamped (814ce in 2014, 614ce in 2015) Taylor’s Advanced Performance bracing w/ relief rout 1 3/4 inch Tusq nut Taylor’s Expression System 2® Differences: Taylor 614ce: Voiced for maple Maple back & sides Torrified spruce […]


Is Brazilian Better Than East Indian Rosewood? Let’s Find Out!

Today we try to answer a BIG question… Does Brazilian Rosewood really sound better than Indian Rosewood? What do you think? Similarities: These 2 guitars are identical other than the back & side wood… Sitka spruce tops Grand Auditorium body Advanced performance bracing with relief rout 1 3/4 inch bone nut Mahogany neck, standard carve and more Differences: […]