a traditional, unamplified guitar.
- Also called Spanish guitar.
- Compare electric guitar.
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How to use acoustic guitar in a sentence
Because after some prompting by Meyers, he retrieved a conveniently placed acoustic guitar from behind his seat and gave the song its first airtime anywhere.Michael Shannon Plays Seth Meyers a Song About Armadillos | William Vaillancourt | August 27, 2021 | The Daily Beast
Imagine recording an acoustic guitar in a cathedral and you wanted the room’s acoustics to be a part of the recording.The shape of things to come: Different types of microphones and when to use them | Mike Levine | August 26, 2021 | Popular-Science
A studio staple that sounds as good on acoustic guitar, piano, and drums as it does on voice.
For the first time as a band, Harrington sat with an acoustic guitar, Jaar sat with a notebook, and they’d alternate between riffs, conversation and the lyrics that they inspired.Darkside returns to lay claim to the title of best psychedelic rock band in the world | Jeff Weiss | July 23, 2021 | Washington Post
Near the end of the livestream’s teaser, we see Alex, whose singing voice will be done by mxmtoon, playing a cover of “Creep” by Radiohead on an acoustic guitar.Square Enix announces ‘Life is Strange: True Colors’ from developer Deck Nine | Elise Favis | March 18, 2021 | Washington Post
George would take out his lyric book and acoustic guitar and play us the song we would be working on that day.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More | Gary Wright | September 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
George took his acoustic guitar and began showing me the chord changes, which I nervously wrote out on a chord chart.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More | Gary Wright | September 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It was a lot of bonfires and acoustic guitar and kegs and all that stuff.‘Divergent’ Star Miles Teller Is About to Take Over Hollywood | Kevin Fallon | March 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
An airy acoustic guitar begins to strum; a synthesized orchestra begins to swell.‘Reflektor’ Makes Arcade Fire the Biggest Band in the World | Andrew Romano | October 29, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Ronson landed a deal as the self-described “white girl with the acoustic guitar on Roc-a-Fella.”Samantha Ronson Speaks Out About Her Music and Life After Lindsay Lohan | Chris Lee | February 28, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for acoustic guitar
an ordinary guitar, which produces its normal sound through the sounding board and is not amplified in any way: Compare electric guitar
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