Tanglewood Blackbird Electro Acoustic Smokestack Black
Rich, resonant, distinctive. The Tanglewood Blackbird delivers an indulgent dark warmth. And its all-mahogany construction gives it an instantly recognisable tone that's been an influential part of music history. Mahogany delivers warmth and resonance in abundance, bringing you a tone you've all heard before on your favourite old-school records. And it oozes authentic class.
Made entirely with mahogany, the TWBBSFCE delivers a punchy, earthy tone with rumbles of sonic richness. Known globally as an icon in itself, mahogany has been the sonic foundation of many famous artists. And it excels throughout blues, roots music, and slide. Explore a familiar tone with a dominant mid-range and emphasised bass. From first glance, you know the Blackbird holds the class of days gone by. And sonically, the Blackbird delivers one unforgettable tone with a vintage edge. Ready to unleash?
Tanglewood's most famed design. The super folk continues to live its legacy. To bring you such an all-purpose instrument, Tanglewood began creating a shape that met the specs of the modern industry. Ensuring great playability, tone, and style. Resulting in the birth of the super folk. It was first introduced over 25 years ago as their award winning TW45 Sundance Pro. And right throughout its life, it's earned a rep for being a must-have among folk players.
It's slightly bigger in size than standard folk guitars. Bringing more volume and a bigger tone in one comfortable, extremely playable electro-acoustic. And Tanglewood know you're not just big on tone, you're big on comfort too. So, to encourage you to keep playing, this instrument was designed with both beginners and seasoned pros in mind. Ensuring each time you pick up this TWBBSFCE Blackbird, it's an experience you love, adore, and cherish. Plus, with a stylish Venetian cutaway, you can reach for new melodies with ease. No matter your style, this is an instrument that allows you to play, your way.
Regular weekend slot? Honing in on your persona? Tanglewood know that you desire a natural sound for any live situation. A quality sound both acoustically, and when plugged in. So, to ensure your next performance is pure, pristine, and organic. Tanglewood created Premium Plus electronics, bringing you the quality you deserve for a multitude of live scenarios. And, you can tweak your tone to personal preference too. Ensuring that each time you step out into the limelight, you can make the most of your performance, and make your mark with an individual tone.
Top Material: Hand Selected Mahogany
Body Material: Mahogany
Body Type: Super Folk Cutaway
Bridge Material: Techwood
Body Finish: Satin
Colour: Smokestack Black
Neck Thickness First Fret: 21 mm
Neck Thickness Tenth Fret: 23 mm
Neck Finish: Satin
Fingerboard Material: Techwood
Fingerboard Inlay: Dot
Number of Frets: 20
Scale Length: 650 mm
Nut Material: 43 mm
Hardware Colour: Chrome
Tuning Machines: Die-Cast
Strings: Bronze Light
Electronics:Tanglewood Premium Plus