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Guy Berryman's Martin Steel-String Backpacker Acoustic Guitar can be seen in [Coldplay's End of Decade Sale catalogue](http://www.originalprop.com/public_html/coldplay/Coldplay-End-of-Decade-Clearout-Sale-Charity-Auction-eBay-Memorabilia-Catalog-Portal.pdf). The details of the item are the following: > "This Martin travel guitar has been widely used by Guy, on the road and in hotel rooms. This item comes with a certificate of authenticity, signed by the entire band."more
GuitarPlayer.com states: "Armed with a MIDI-equipped Martin Backpacker guitar, two Roland GR-30 guitar synthesizers, Yamaha EX5 and ES Motif synthesizers, and a Kurzweil K2600 keyboard, Anderson is criss-crossing the globe, performing Yes and solo works in Ray Davies’ Storyteller format, and enjoying the freedom and flexibility of his one-man performance so much that he plans on making it a core component of his career in the future."more
Zayn states in an excerpt from his self titled book: "Back in the city, we were hanging out one day, shopping for musical instruments, and I told Malay that I wanted to play a lot more guitar. That’s when he told me about the Martin Backpacker. "It's a little travel-sized thing," he said. "You can take it anywhere, it's the size of a backpack. It's like a mini-guitar." When we found a shop that had one, I bought it, and I loved it from the minute I started playing it."more