Posted: Friday April 22nd 2011Live Show 30th April
Posted: Monday March 21st 2011New CD Released
Posted: Wednesday March 16th 2011Ernie McMillen, 25 Years building some the world's finest guitars.
Posted: Friday March 4th 2011Newcastle Guitar Show
Posted: Wednesday December 15th 2010Christmas Holiday Schedule
Posted: Wednesday November 24th 2010Songwriter Festival 23-27th February 2011
Posted: Tuesday November 23rd 2010New DVD with Instructional Book now available
Posted: Tuesday November 9th 2010The Emerald Armada & The Wee Weirdies double EP launch.
Posted: Wednesday September 15th 2010New items added to our merchandise shop.
Posted: Wednesday September 15th 2010The Waterfront, Friday 24th September 2010
Posted: Thursday August 19th 2010Sunday World Exclusive
Posted: Wednesday July 28th 2010Shipping recommences 17th August
Posted: Wednesday July 21st 2010Free Fishman Natural 1 system for Online & Showroom Sales
Posted: Wednesday June 9th 2010Free Track Download
Posted: Thursday May 13th 2010Thin Lizzy UK & IRE Tour
Posted: Thursday May 6th 2010'Awake 'O' Sleeper' released
Posted: Tuesday April 20th 2010Around the Corner in 80 Minutes
Posted: Tuesday March 2nd 2010A review on Tom Baxter's recent concert in Belfast
Posted: Tuesday March 2nd 2010Brian Baynes Band with the San Diego Symphony
Posted: Wednesday February 3rd 201024 - 28th February 2010
Posted: Wednesday December 16th 2009Christmas Holidays and Shipping Info
Posted: Wednesday December 16th 2009Please Watch and Vote
Posted: Wednesday December 2nd 2009LA Music Awards
Posted: Thursday September 3rd 2009Dates Sep 25th - Oct 4th
Posted: Thursday September 3rd 2009Dates: 9th,10th and 11th of October 2009
Posted: Thursday July 30th 2009** Workshop Holidays **
Posted: Friday July 10th 2009An Irish Lutherie School
Posted: Thursday June 11th 2009Showroom, ex-demo, pre-owned guitars ...
Posted: Thursday April 9th 2009Check out our new YouTube channel, you might even see yourself !
Posted: Thursday March 26th 2009Ricky Warwick's new album and tour.
Posted: Thursday March 12th 2009The money raised from the sale of the CD will be going to help fund the fantastic work of the Marie Curie Charity. The Avalon Guitar used on the CD is the L25 Rosewood / Cedar Jumbo.
Posted: Wednesday February 11th 200918 - 22nd February 2009
Posted: Friday December 12th 2008The combination of Guitar and Accordion is a refreshing and exciting journey along a rarely ventured path, a terrific release that will not leave my CD player for some time yet !
Posted: Tuesday September 30th 2008Excellent Debut CD, 'First Move'
Posted: Friday September 5th 2008Sat 13th & Sun 14th September, hope to see you there.
Posted: Thursday July 31st 200810th, 11th and 12th of October 2008, hope to see you there.
Posted: Friday July 11th 2008A good day today as it's the launch of our new website. There's still lots more to do and we'll continue to add more photos, artists and information as we go but thought it better to get the site launched asap.
Posted: Monday January 7th 2008Roby Duke passed away on 26th December 2007, a musical genius and good friend to Avalon Guitars. He had been working with us developing his signature model.
Posted: Sunday November 11th 2007After a UK sell out tour and rave reviews this is definitely one not to miss!
Posted: Tuesday September 12th 2006Ian Melrose "one of the best Celtic-based fingerpickers on the scene today" Acoustic Guitar (USA) is on tour with the Island Tapes in October
Posted: Monday September 11th 2006Avalon Guitars are very happy to be part of The Ullapool Guitar Festival next month, this is our first time at the festival and we're looking forward to a weekend of fantastic guitar playing and unbeatable 'craic'.
Posted: Friday March 31st 2006
Posted: Friday March 31st 2006New York Guitar Festival opening night special guest Bruce Springsteen leads the encore performance of Woody Guthrie's "Oklahoma Hills" (with Avalon in hand), capping a night of tributes to his seminal solo album "Nebraska."
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006Ireland's largest guitar festival, now in its 8th year announced the line up for the 2004 event. Headlining this year's festival will be the legendary John Martyn, with Bob Brozman and Gordon Giltrap.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006Following in the successful tracks of the nylon string Avalon Jazz series models, a new model is being added to the line up this summer. The most unique aspect of the guitar is that it is made from storm fallen timber extracted from the Golden Gate Bridge Park in San Francisco.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006The Corrs have embarked on a 60 date tour of Europe and North America from June to November and playing a starring role alongside the talented band will be a bevy of Avalon Legacy and Avalon Gold guitars!
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006This year Avalon once again took pride of place at the Summer NAMM show, this year in Nashville for the last time.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006Coming up in September, Avalon endorsee artists, Albert Lee and Eric Roche feature in Guitar Fest 2004 held in Birmingham, UK.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006No, we're not barking mad! Dog Jammin' is an open stage charity gig being held in The Voodoo Lounge in Dublin city on Saturday December 4th 2004. All money raised will go to Irish Guidedogs for the Blind.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006September sees the launch of the Official Avalon Guitars Forum. A place, not only for players but for builders and enthusiasts alike to chat and share their ideas and thoughts on guitars.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006Avalon Guitars are very happy and priviledged to be part of the Concert for Asia Appeal.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006Eric Roche, the formidable fingerstyle guitarist has just finished an extremely successful tour in the UK promoting Avalon.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006You know the type, they have it all! Talent that is. They can sing, they can play guitar, they can write great songs and they take us through the whole spectrum of human emotions with their music. For two of the most talented singer/songwriters around today, Glenn Tilbrook and Pierce Pettis, the choice of acoustic guitar is therefore an important decision.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006August will see the start of a very busy time for Jacques Stotzem as he begins a long tour of concerts and workshops worldwide.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006One of the premier songwriters of today, Sixsteps/Sparrow Records, Chris Tomlin released his critically acclaimed, third studio album, Arriving, Sept. 21. In its first week at retail, SoundScan reported 22,349 copies of the recording sold, landing the album at No. 1 on the Praise & Worship chart, No. 3 on the Top Current Contemporary Christian chart and No. 39 on the Billboard Top 200.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006For many years I have been performing all over the world with my band, which is a guitar, bass and drums trio. While I truly enjoy the electric guitar and all its subtleties and power, I've always felt a strong desire to incorporate the acoustic guitar into our shows.
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006Rising Star, Ben Kyle was back in his native Belfast collaborating with Avalon guitars on their new eco-conscious 'Green' series of guitars (see 'Avalon Green - Nature - Voice').
Posted: Thursday January 12th 2006Arty McGlynn and Nollaig Casey are just two of the stars appearing at the Ards Guitar Festival this October.
Posted: Wednesday January 11th 2006Less than a week to go until Dog Jammin returns to Eamonn Dorans. Here's the craic, in case you didn't know....
Posted: Wednesday January 11th 2006The UK's best selling female artist (ever!) Katie Melua, has become the latest artist to fall in love with Avalon. On a recent visit to Belfast, Katie received her new Avalon guitar, the nylon string Golden gate Jazz model. Like a true professional, within just a few hours, Katie performed live on Irish TV with her new Avalon.
Posted: Wednesday January 11th 2006Good news for all you budding songwriters out there, it's time to complete those unfinished love songs and enter the Belfast Nashville Songwriters Contest, closing on 16th December 2005.
Posted: Wednesday January 11th 2006After meeting and talking with Paul over the last year or so I've been looking forward to the release of his new acoustic CD and it was well worth the wait.