Finding small bench luthier made guitars to sample is a difficult task. Even in today’s day an age, it’s still hard to find the rarer makers all under one roof. A single place where you can compare and contrast a multitude of artisan made instruments… That changes now.
Heartbreaker Guitars in Las Vegas, NV is the place where you can go and try out a Lowden, next to a Bourgeois, next to a Santa Cruz, next to a Huss & Dalton. Located roughly 14 miles off the Vegas strip, Heartbreaker Guitars is a boutique shop that has a diverse and inspiring inventory.
The owner, Brendan Smith, curates the inventory with the simple guidance of what he likes… and judging by the pictures and things on their website, he has phenomenal taste.
HBG stocks some unique and one of a kind instruments that would make any guitar geek drool and quite possibly lose sleep. This is one of those stores that will make you weak in the knees, searching for a place to sit down simply because of the breathtaking instruments.
If you happen to be in the Vegas area make sure to check these folks out, call for an appointment and be prepared to be amazed at the selection. If you aren’t in the Vegas area, no worries at all, just surf their site and check out hi-res images of every in stock guitar. Oh, and if you want to hear those guitars, be sure to visit their youtube channel where they feature reviews of the guitars and even do some fantastic comparisons.
This store no doubt has guitar geeks rejoicing, and you too will rejoice after seeing the guitars that they stock… to say they are drool worthy is an enormous understatement.
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