12-string acoustic guitars have been a favourite of folk, blues, rock and country players over the years, renowned for their ability to lend chords and individual notes a shimmering, almost chorus-like tone.
While the doubling-up of strings under your fingers will feel odd at first, it won’t take long to get to grips with these exciting instruments and start playing new and interesting music. Whether you’re a songwriter, a bedroom strummer or an open-mic singer, picking the right 12-string acoustic or 12 string electro acoustic for you will depend on a few factors, such as the body size, the need for amplification via way of onboard electronics and whether you'll prefer a cutaway for better access to higher frets.
While the tone of a 12 string will always be a larger than life, the woods you choose will fine-tune that sound. Whichever specific model of 12-string acoustic guitar you decide to plump for, we're sure to have it in stock, so take a look through our range and feel free to get in touch if you need help making that final choice.