The flagship series of our acoustic/electric line traces back to Bob Taylor’s first rosewood guitars, which helped establish a modern acoustic guitar sound. The Grand Auditorium 814ce has long been a top seller for its versatility. Contemporary ap...
As published by Jason Shadrick from Premier Guitar, Buckingham uses Taylor 814 acoustics with Fishman Prefix electronics, as well as Renaissance nylon-strings, both baritone and regular, with Roland GK pickups to trigger a synth that he wasn't using on this tour. All of his guitars are tuned slightly differently (as detailed in the video), and each is set up for a song or songs with a specific strap length depending upon the difficulty of the song. [Buckingham at Taylor Guitars](http://www.taylorguitars.com/artists/lindsey-buckingham)more
In this picture that The Script posted from The BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge in September 2014, Mark can be seen playing a Taylor's 814ce. Although Mark usually exclusively plays [Les Pauls](https://equipboard.com/items/gibson-2008-les-paul-standard-electric-guitar), when playing acoustic, this is his go-to guitar.more
In this video at around the 0:42 mark, you can see Amy playing a Taylor 814ce acoustic-electric guitar at a live session. (2018). Note: the capo has hidden the guitar's logo. However, the body of the guitar as well as from the pickguard, the soundhole design and the volume control matches the Taylor's 814ce model.more
Luke Weiler of Positive Mental Trip has played a Taylor 814ce on recordings such as “The Happy Old Man” (2017) and on a couple of the newer PMT recordings for “Love Never Dies”.(release date August 2019) Luke enjoys different flavors of mics blended, electrics blended, and acoustics as well. Luke will only be playing a Gretsch Rancher Falcon jumbo live but often uses a Gibson Custom J185 rosewood cutaway or a Taylor 814ce in the studio.more
The flagship series of our acoustic/electric line traces back to Bob Taylor’s first rosewood guitars, which helped establish a modern acoustic guitar sound. The Grand Auditorium 814ce has long been a top seller for its versatility. Contemporary appointments on the 2013 edition include curly maple binding around the body, fretboard and peghead, a pearl fretboard inlay, an abalone rosette, and abalone dot bridge pins.