Doc Watson Model Featured at Carnegie Hall

(photo via jbonamassa.com) We’re proud to have a Gallagher guitar included in Joe Bonamassa’s very short list of instruments featured in his Carnegie Hall performances. Joe says this about his 1978 Doc Watson model: “Doc Watson was a multi-Grammy... read more

New Merch!

New items in our new merch section here on the website – a tote bag and hankie for all your summer outings! Get them both in a special deal available now through July 4th – a tote/hankie combo pack for $25. Natural canvas tote with sturdy cotton handles.... read more

June 2017 Feautred Artist: Ben Doerfel

Ben Doerfel is one of only a handful of musicians who plays both an acoustic and an electric Gallagher. Growing up in a big, musical family, Ben started playing guitar when he was eight, and bought his first Gallagher, a G-50, a few years after. He now plays a custom... read more

Don Gallagher Featured in the Times-Gazette

Our local newspaper, the Shelbyville Times-Gazette, recently featured the story of Don’s last guitar, known around the shop as “the Rotary guitar”. The guitar was made in honor of James L. Bomar, Jr., former president of Rotary International. The... read more

May 2017 Featured Artist: Chris Jones

Chris Jones has been playing a Gallagher guitar for 37 years. In fact, he’s been playing the same Gallagher guitar for 37 years. Now the frontman of the bluegrass band Chris Jones and the Night Drivers, Chris started playing guitar when he was 14, learning from a... read more

Persimmon fingerboard and bridge blanks for sale

A set of one bridge blank and one fingerboard blank cut from quartersawn persimmon, local to us in Tennessee. Persimmon, Diospyros virginiana, is a dense hardwood native to the Southeastern U.S., making it a good substitute for ebony. It can by dyed dark if... read more