Join the family today. There was a problem. Distinct bolt-on snap & response with USA-made quality. Sign up here to get product announcements, artist news, and more delivered straight to your inbox. PRS Core, PRS Private Stock, PRS CE, and PRS S2 guitars are made in Stevensville, Maryland. England and Wales company registration number 2008885. Enjoy the lowest prices and best selection of PRS Acoustic Guitars at Guitar Center. The company’s charismatic, boldly defined identity is clearly seen in its electric guitars, with their eye-catching finishes and inlay work—which is why it’s so interesting to see and feel that personality on a PRS acoustic. Which PRS Guitars are made in the U.S.? Future Publishing Limited Quay House, The Ambury, Please deactivate your ad blocker in order to see our subscription offer, The rise, fall and rediscovery of the Fender Jaguar, How to set up a Les Paul: 7 essential tips. What makes a Korean PRS guitar different from a PRS guitar built in the United States? They feature solid wood tops and laminated back and sides. These Limited Edition Fender Player Stratocasters in Shell Pink and Surf Pearl just dropped to $599 for Black Friday, Hatebreed: “People will definitely be surprised when they hear some of the songs on this album”, The Markbass CMD102P is currently only $799 at Guitar Center - get a pro quality bass amp for less, Get 50% off guitar and bass magazine subscriptions this Black Friday, Dr. Z teams up with Carol-Ann Amps for its first-ever high-gain offering, the CAZ-45. Visit our corporate site. The pinnacle of PRS design, materials, and execution. As most guitarists know, PRS guitars are made in the U.S. at Paul Reed Smith’s factory in Stevensville, Maryland. A fresh vibe you can really rock out with. S2 Series. All rights reserved. © Reviews of Paul Reed Smith acoustic guitars invariably begin with a reminder of the company’s exalted status as a premier builder of electric guitars. As most guitarists know, PRS guitars are made in the U.S. at Paul Reed Smith’s factory in Stevensville, Maryland. What does he discover? Founded in 1985, PRS became known for fusing elements of iconic Fender and Gibson electric guitar designs into its own style, but the company didn’t start producing acoustic guitars until 2009. Ask questions, show off your gear, or simply chat with fellow guitar fanatics. In short, PRS Guitars are made in the United States, South Korea, and Indonesia. Please refresh the page and try again. Most orders are eligible for free shipping! Read the PRS story; get factory tour details for your next visit, and check out our career opportunities. So what are the differences? PRS also has an all solid wood USA built line of acoustics which they offer as part of their Private Stock line. Receive news and offers from our other brands? When you’re done, visit Phillip’s YouTube channel for more of his great and informative videos. Thank you for signing up to Guitar World. PRS’s acoustic line is made in Asia and is all available for under $1,000. High-value acoustics with a familiar feel. PRS builds two lines of acoustic guitars. View our current job openings and join our team! But in the Nineties, the company introduced a more affordable line of Korean-made PRS guitars, dubbed SE, that offer many of the features found on U.S.-built guitars at a lower price point. Signature Club is open to anyone with an interest in PRS. Check out the video and see for yourself. Read our official news stories and product announcements. Bath Phillip McKnight scratches the surface of the matter by comparing the U.S.-made Custom 24 to the Korean-made SE Custom 24. The SE line is built in South Korea and start around $700. PRS SE guitars are made in South Korea or Indonesia. The SE line of guitars are made to our exact specifications by our partners overseas. We’d love to stay in touch, sign up for the Guitar World team to contact you with great news, content and offers. BA1 1UA. Guitar World is part of Future plc, an international media group and leading digital publisher. Seasonal Acoustic Guitar Care Tips November 13, 2020 Inside Paul Reed Smith’s Home Studio: The Mic Collection November 10, 2020 PRS Product Series: The Breakdown October 2, 2020 PRS Employee Spotlight - Jordan Hoyt // X-Acto Knife Master and Serial Number Writer September 21, 2020 All Private Stock, Core and S2 guitars are made the United States. Show yourself and your gear some love with PRS parts, accessories, and apparel. Receive mail from us on behalf of our trusted partners or sponsors? A fresh vibe you can really rock out with. Bolt-On Series Both the A20E and TX20E have a warmer sound while the A40E and TX40E have a richer tone The A50E and TX50E both have a brighter sound compared to the other acoustic guitars in the PRS guitar line. Schematics, FAQ's, Customer Support Contact Information and more. Get expert advice and take a more casual look behind the scenes. He looks at features, quality differences, build, options, and all other pertinent specs. Check out our calendar of events then come out to meet PRS on the road. Paul Reed Smith Guitars distinguishes itself as a brand that prioritizes style alongside quality craftsmanship. Choose one of our Private Stock models or let us build your dream instrument. Explore More Series. You will receive a verification email shortly. But in the Nineties, the company introduced a more affordable line of Korean-made PRS guitars, dubbed SE, that offer many of the features found on U.S.-built guitars at a lower price point. The PRS SE Acoustic Series.