John Pearse was responsible for teaching a generation of music lovers how to play guitar, and his brand of acoustic guitar strings are everything you'd expect and more from such an iconic musical figure. Whether you're into blues, bluegrass or folk, these strings are carefully-crafted for players with serious aspirations. After all, we're talking about one of the most influential acoustic guitar players of all time, so you can trust us when we say that these strings are more than capable of making your greatest potential realized.
By the late 60s, John Pearse was already a household name thanks to his successful BBC series "Hold Down a Chord". Not long after that, he became a sought-after session guitarist, and in 1978 he moved to the United States to design music products for the C.F. Martin Company. Of course, he soon began to make his own acoustic guitar strings, and they're still very popular with folk and bluegrass musicians today.
Within this section you'll find plenty of top-notch string sets to choose from, and beginning with the best sellers is a great way to narrow down your choices. For example, turn your attention to the 300M 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings. On stage and in the studio, these strings produce a very bright tone that makes them ideal for both lead and rhythm work. While you're at it, be sure to check out the 600L Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings. Crisp, clear and very easy on the hands, these strings have a very balanced output and their projection is nothing short of magnificent in any application.
Whatever you choose from this catalog, just remember that these strings are made specifically for professionals. Boasting a clarity and volume unlike any other string in the market, John Pearse acoustic guitar strings are a perfect tribute to a man whose playing style will continue to aspire acoustic guitarists for many years to come.