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AA AM Special

27th February 2012

“Since going full-time in 1995, Canterbury-based luthier Alister Atkin has become one of the UK’s most highly regarded acoustic makers, and his 2012 has got off to a heady start.”

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Richard Hawley

27th October 2009

“Richard Hawley wrote the majority of Truelove’s Gutter on his Atkin OM acoustic, which he believes is one of the best acoustic guitars he’s ever owned. “

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AA Rosewood – Review

27th September 2009

“This AA, like all previous Atkins this writer has played, is a very accomplished instrument.”

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J45 Review – Guitar Buyer

27th August 2009

“Atkin Guitars’ take on this classic shape is enlivened by some custom extras…”

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Graham Coxon

27th January 2009

“If you haven’t already, you’ll be hearing a lot about Blur this summer. Following a reunion that once looked distinctly unlikely, the band is gearing up for a series of massive concerts in London’s Hyde Park….”

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O Rosewood

27th December 2008

“Having reviewed an Atkin Dreadnought and Small Jumbo back in 2003 (see issue 18), we looked forward to the arrival of the O Standard model with pleasure. “

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Boo Hewerdine

27th October 2007

“Hewerdine’s beautifully made new guitar follows the spec of the standard Atkin OM…..”

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OM Rosewood Series

27th September 2006

“Atkin pulls no punches with the design inspiration for his OM model, right down to its name.”

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J45 Review

27th September 2005

“Every now and then, what you might call a ‘real acoustic’ falls into your hands, and reminds you of what this wooden box with strings stretched across it is all about.”

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