Tonewood black resonator guitar with pickupthe tonewood drg2ce is a great value for money resonator electro acoustic guitar. Resonator guitars were developed in the depression of the 1930’s and soon found favour with street musicians and blues players who were looking for affordable instruments capable of producing decent levels of volume.
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biscuit bridge resontor cone
the unique tone of a single cone resonator has become one of the iconic sounds of the blues – loud, brash and brilliant at the top with quite a pronounced midrange. The tonewood drg2ce has a spun aluminium cone with a “biscuit bridge” in a wooden body for a warmer, fuller and more versatile blues tone. The sound well is covered with the classic “chicken foot” style cover.
while many resonator guitars are designed for lap style playing with a square neck, this model has a conventional round neck for normal guitar and slide playing.
the guitar has body has a cutaway allow access to the higher frets and a single coil pick up int the neck position with built in volume and tone controls.
if you’ve never had a resonator guitar, find out what you’ve been missing.
a great value way to achieve an authentic blues tone.