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RJH Guitars becomes UK distributor for Recording King and Turkish Cymbals

Laura  Barnes
RJH Guitars becomes UK distributor for Recording King and Turkish Cymbals

RJH Guitars has become the sole UK distributors for Istanbul based Turkish Cymbals, popular USA acoustic guitar builders Recording King, archtop guitars by The Loar, and vintage inspired electric guitars from AXL Guitars.

Turkish Cymbals produces a full range of cymbals by hand from scratch, employing the finest bronze formulas, casting cymbal blanks in-house to attain perfection of the highest order. The unique finish of the company’s admired Rhythm and Soul Line for example, is the result of acid bath and light lathing techniques.

Recording King has a legacy dating back to the 1930s, and today, the company still maintains a catalogue of craftsmanship and quality from that golden age of guitar building. All acoustic and electro-acoustic models including the ever-popular Dirty 30 Series, upholds Recording King’s historic legacy, using vintage designs and hand-assembled parts.

From under the Recording King banner, The Loar (originally produced to honour Lloyd Loar, Gibson’s chief designer in the 1930s) has earned respect from guitarists around the world for its range of acoustic and electro acoustic archtop guitars with fine appointments within tonewoods and hardware.  
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Meanwhile AXL Guitars (also under the Recording King banner) is renowned for producing affordable instruments echoing classic designs within playability and great looks. The Marquee MJZ, popular for its sound and ease of play, is loaded with a pair of custom wound P.90 pickups, a six groove vintage style vibrato bridge and an alder body offered in a range of retro finishes.

Business partners and founders of RJH Guitars, Jamie Hartnoll and Richard Harfield commented: “After years of experienced between us, we are in the right place to offer these quality products to dealers throughout the UK.”

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Tags: Distribution , guitars , cymbals , recording king , axl guitars , RJH Guitars , The Loar , Turkish Cymbals

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