|"The Carters are selling some
killer instruments" -- Timm Kummer, Facebook,
| Updated 12/6. Christie and Walter Carter invite
you to stop in and enjoy our friendly, comfortable
atmosphere. We have a full-service REPAIR
department; call or walk-in. And we do
appraisals. email Christie
or email Walter.
Sunday, 12/15, wonderful singing, picking, songwriting and home-made chili from Wil Maring and Robert Bowlin.
.......Tuesday, Jan. 7 and the first Tuesday of every month, Helen Highwater (Mike Compton, David Grier, Shad Cobb, Missy Raines)
New VIDEOs (updated 11/22) on the Carter Vintage YouTube Channel featuring Cody Shuler, Noam Pikelney, Mike Witcher, Robert Bowlin and Wil Maring. Recent additions... the Helen Highwater string band, Charlie Cushman on our five-strings, Duke Dumas on our Super 400CES and Magnatone amp, Steve Earle on our '46 D-28 and our Rickenbacher electric mandolin and mando-great Adam Steffey playing "Forked Deer" in an A-B comparison of our koa Elkhorn and maple Elkhorn. Also check out J.D Simo (left) and David Myhre playing a '60 'burst. And more videos by our friends Ethan Ballinger, Austin Filingo, David Long, Dori Freeman, Scott Simontacchi, W.T. Davidson, Tyler Andal, Sterling Abernathy, Mike Compton, and Matt Sellars.
So many cool guitars and so little time... We're falling behind in getting photos and descriptions online. Click here for a list of instruments that are not yet on our feature pages.
Wesley Orbison (below) bought the Les Paul '59 Reissue that the fine artists from Vermillion Murals used as the model for the mural on our building, but we have more R9s, R8s and R7s.
Ed King Collectors Choice R9 and a killer-top 2014-spec R9 just in from Gibson's Custom Shop. Please call or email for beautiful pics and great pricing on these and other R9s, R8s and R7s.
Pearl? We got it. On our Martin D-45 Deluxe, and our Henderson D-42... both new on the CVG ACOUSTIC PAGE along with a an Arias parlor, an Esteve classical, Henderson shaded D18, and a Henderson 12-fret koa D-42.
A super-cool, super-loud ' 34 National Triolian, a Hooper F5, and a sunburst Duff mandocello have just arrived on the CVG MANDOLIN PAGE. And don't forget Butch Baldassari's Lanham nylon-string, plus the ferns, the Loar H-5, and the Loar-period mandolin case.
A pair of '58 Plaintop Reissues, a spectacular PRS Private Stock Santana, a 10-top McCarty Archtop II - 2 cool Nash relics, a rare Les Paul Custom Lite, all new on the CVG ELECTRIC PAGE, plus a Murphy-aged Allen Collins Explorer.
A beautiful tenor uke from E.J. Henderson, plus 3 ukes from Maui Music, just in on our page for UKES, TIPLES and HAWAIIANS. And don't miss the sweet-sounding National Console Grand double-8 (with four legs).
FLAT-HEAD ALERT... An original RB-7 and a prewar RB-75 have just arrived on the CVG BANJO PAGE. Plus a Scruggs Standard, a Scruggs Deluxe, and the ultimate Earl Scruggs banjo, The Earl.
A powerful Dr. Z head, a Tone Tubby cab, '60 Gibsonette, Trace bass head, and SWR head, all new on the CVG AMPS AND EFFECTS PAGE. Plus Webb Wilder's personal Mosrite Fuzzrite and Earthquaker effects.