SEAGULL GUITARS OVERHAULS THE MARITIME SWS LINE OF ACOUSTIC GUITARS
Montreal, QC: (November 16, 2017) – New for 2018, revel in the impeccable tone and rich feel of Canadian guitar manufacturer Seagull Guitars’ newly overhauled Maritime Solid Wood Series (SWS). Players can enjoy the all-solid-wood experience with exquisite pairings of a select pressure tested tops to compliment their stunning back and sides. The new line features a variety of acoustic body shapes in gorgeous natural Semi-Gloss Custom Polished Finishes. A shadowed burst finish on the body and headstock refreshes the line’s aesthetics. Other special features include cutaway models and a Godin EPM Q1T preamp. Classic in approach yet modern in sound and construction, the elegant Seagull Maritime SWS series will resonate with musicians across multiple genres.
The Seagull Maritime Solid Wood Series (SWS) features warm-sounding solid mahogany back sides, coupled with solid pressure tested spruce tops for a projecting tone, and Richlite® fretboards for a bold and clear sound. The Maritime SWS SG also comes with a wide 1.8’’ nut width—perfect for finger picking—a semi-gloss finish, and an ebony bridge. Another noteworthy feature is the shadowed burst on the body and headstock.
NAMM 2018 show attendees will have the opportunity to see and feel the newest upgrades to Seagull’s acoustic Maritime SWS line.
Here are a couple of videos just to give you an idea of what to expect (sound-wise) when you view these wonderful guitars in person.
2018 Seagull Maritime SWS CH CW QIT
2018 Seagull Maritime SWS SG QIT
The premium solid wood series will feature the following models. Please click each link for further information on each.
- MARITIME SWS SG ($719.00 USD street price)
- MARITIME SWS SG QIT ($799.00 USD street price)
- MARITIME SWS CW GT QIT ($979.00 USD street price)
- MARITIME SWS CH CW QIT ($899.00 USD street price)
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ABOUT GODIN GUITARS: With its early beginnings in 1972, the Godin Guitar family includes 6 lines of guitars. These include the Godin electric line, Seagull, Simon & Patrick, Norman, Art & Lutherie, and La Patrie line of nylon-stringed classical guitars. Based in Montreal, Quebec, this Canadian company has six factories, five of which are located in the Eastern Townships of Quebec and one located in Berlin, New Hampshire.