News & Articles
FG Red Label Since 1966 TRADITION MEETS INNOVATION
Developers of the new and original FG talk about what has remained unchanged since 1966 and what new challenges were taken on.
SLG200 Series Developer Interview
The behind-the-scenes story of the development of the SRT-powered pickup system.
Tokyo Hiro x Yamaha Guitars
Iconic tattoo artist Tokyo Hiro mixes his Japanese heritage with Los Angeles punk rock to create an original and refreshing style of his own. His Instagram feed is full of beautifully designed artwork and tattoos, and with his rock royalty family and personal style we knew this was a good fit for us.
The Surprising Connection Between Crafting Pro Baseball Gloves and Fine Guitars
Guitars and baseball gloves are from different worlds, but the philosophies of the craftsmen who make them have many points in common.
YASLA Custom Shop
Situated in Calabasas, Los Angeles, the Yamaha Artist Services (YASLA) facility is home to exciting development projects, unique custom builds and instrument modifications – and a great place for artists to drop in, start jamming and feel at home. YASLA is also the sacred space where Yamaha designer and luthier Pat Campolattano works his magic.