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European Regional Development Fund

Friday, February 28, 2020
George Lowden Guitars Limited is in receipt of a grant for Research and Development support from Invest NI for a new production system for acoustic guitars. This project which is part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund under the Investment for Growth and Jobs Progra ..
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George Lowden in-store event at The Fellowship Of Acoustics

Thursday, May 17, 2018
George Lowden is set to appear at an in-store brunch event in The Fellowship of Acoustics (TFOA). The event takes place June 3rd at 11:00am. George will the discussing the history of Lowden Guitars, his favourite tone woods, who/what inspired him and much more. Along with ..
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Lowden Launch The New GL-10 Electric Guitar

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Lowden Guitars introduce GL-10 electric guitar to model line-up Forty years on from when George Lowden first built an electric guitar, 2018 sees the introduction of the all new GL-10 electric. George says: “My interest was re ..
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Bushmills Irish Whiskey and Lowden Guitars launch limited edition guitar made from whiskey barrels and ancient bog oak

Monday, June 12, 2017
Bushmills, Northern Ireland – Monday 12th June 2017: Iconic brands Bushmills® Irish Whiskey – the oldest licensed distillery in Ireland – and Lowden Guitars – one of the world’s finest acoustic guitar manufacturers – have created a new limi ..
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Genesis Guitar: The Why Behind The Name

Saturday, February 18, 2017
Read George's comments on the GENESIS guitar here (  ..
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Winter NAMM 2017 roundup

Friday, January 27, 2017
Another year, another NAMM show done and dusted. The Lowden team have all arrived back in N.Ireland after a busy week in California. If you don't know what NAMM is, this annual trade show brings together more than 1700 exhibitors along with over 100,000 visitors packed in ..
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Alex de Grassi's Summer Workshop featured on Peghead Nation

Wednesday, April 06, 2016
Lowden Signature Artist Alex de Grassi spent some time with our friends at Peghead Nation talking about his 2016 Summer Intensive Guitar Workshop, July 12-17 in Mendocino, CA. This year Alex is joined by guest artist and composer Andrew York. Space is very limited and guitarists  ..
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Lowden exhibit in Paris at Le Salon de la Belle Guitar

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
We are pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at Le Salon de la Belle Guitare this coming weekend. The Salon de La Belle Guitare in Paris/Montrouge, aims to become one of the top events in international guitar-making exhibitions. French and international exhibit ..
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The Wee Lowden 'Twins Series'

Saturday, October 17, 2015
For the first time our most popular new model ever, the Wee Lowden, is now available in a special limited run of unique wood combinations. The 'Wee Twins' are available from select dealers worldwide with each set of twins consisting of a 35 and 50 series Wee Lowden featuring wood that ha ..
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Video: Hand Made in Ireland by Head and Heart Films

Friday, October 02, 2015
Take a look inside the Lowden workshops. Hand crafting guitars since 1974. With thanks to Wilson Lynn at Head & Heart films and all of the guys at The Emerald Armada. ..
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