Tanglewood Guitars were formed in England in the latter part of the 20th century charged with an ambition to create a portfolio of instruments that would offer exceptional value through design features, both traditional & contemporary usually found on instruments at much higher prices. Tanglewood is as recognized for its Rebel Basses or Cove Creek Banjo's as it is for 6 string guitars, it's real strength and expertise is in the Acoustic instrument market.
tanglewood's legendary satin finish is a design signature that is immediately recognizable and although in the modern series line up there are many high gloss finish instruments, these guitars best demonstrate the care and attention to detail that the luthiers put into every guitar built. Distributed in 60 countries globally, winner of the Music Industry award as UK's All Time Best Selling Acoustic Guitars, Tanglewood still push to innovate and add value. The latest Java series for example brings instruments crafted from exotic Indonesian Amara & Mango timbers into the realm of the mid priced player.
The Crossroads series pays homage to the style and sound of classic American instruments of a bygone era. From the gorgeous dark stain finish to the uniquely contoured neck profile and bridge, Crossroads guitars are historic, elegant, and offer outstanding value and performance. Equipped with Tanglewood's exclusive electronics system, this Crossroads guitar is ready for any stage or studio.
Inspired by the guitars made in the 1930s, Tanglewood set out to create a series of instruments that evokes these traditional values, yet offers the benefits a guitar manufactured in the modern era. Crossroads guitars feature carefully selected tone woods and a unique bracing pattern that is meant to enhance a players inherit style. These guitars feature a Spruce top, Mahogany back & sides, a Mahogany neck, and a Rosewood fingerboard & bridge for a classic sound and familiar feel. This OE models is also equipped with Tanglewood's TEQ-3BT pickup & preamp system, bringing modern function to this classic design. Crossroads guitars also fetaure off a beautiful satin Whiskey Barrel burst for a authentic, old-world look.
- SHAPE: Dreadnought Cutaway
- TOP: Hand Selected Genuine Mahogany
- BACK: Mahogany
- SIDES: Mahogany
- NECK (MATERIAL): Mahogany
- FINGERBOARD: Rosewood
- BRIDGE: Rosewood
- BINDING: N/A
- SADDLE: ABS White, Compensating
- NUT (WIDTH): ABS White (43mm)
- SCALE LENGTH: 650mm
- MACHINE HEADS: Chrome Die Cast
- FINISH: Whiskey Barrel Burst Satin
- EQ: Tanglewood TW-EX4
- STRINGS: Bronze Light
- SKU: TWCRDCE
- RANGE: Crossroads
- UPC: 810944011594