Martin’s 14-fret Dreadnought has been the most popular and most copied acoustic guitar design in history, since it first took the world by storm in 1934. Be they bluegrass flatpickers, shredding rockers, bluesmen, or singing songbirds, the list of famous Dreadnought players would make for a good size book, and be dwarfed by the encyclopedia of lesser known lovers of this most-wonderful design. Power, clarity, resonance, and, when you are thinking Martin Dreadnoughts, tone, tone, tone!
More people play or wish they could play a Martin Dreadnought than any other guitar. Just ask Hank, Elvis, Johnny, Kris, John & Paul, David, Stephen & Graham, Neil, Joni, Jimi, Gordon, Clarence, Doc, that other Elvis, Dylan, Rice, Croce, Gilmour, Yoakam, Beck, Mathews, etc. et al. If you’ve listened popular music featuring acoustic guitars for the last 85 years, you’ve heard countless 14-fret Martin Dreadnoughts. And here’s what we have in stock for YOU to choose from.