Electro-acoustic guitars have an almost identical build to common acoustic guitars but are fitted with a pickup - making them incredibly practical for professional musicians.
We have a full range of electro-acoustic guitars for sale here at PMT Online and in your local PMT store. Shop a full range from Gibson, Fender, Epiphone, PRS, Alvarez and many more trusted guitar brands.
ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC GUITARS - AN ESSENTIAL FOR LIVE AND STUDIO
Electro-acoustic guitars are fitted with a pickup with is immensely handy when performing live. A conventional type of pickup is the piezo electric which relies on its own battery power supply, housed in a pre-amp usually located on the side of the guitar. This type of guitar is ideal for live performance as well as the studio!
ELECTRO-ACOUSTICS - BEST OF BOTH WORLDS
This type of guitar offers the best of both worlds - you can play them unplugged just like any ordinary acoustic, or plug it to a P.A. system or acoustic guitar amp when performing live. Unlike traditional acoustics, they often have a cutaway design, which gives the player easier access to the upper frets.
ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC GUITARS - TRADITIONAL CONSTRUCTION A MULTITUDE OF CHOICES
The pre-amp section usually has a built-in volume control often with an EQ to bring out the tone of the guitar. Body shapes include jumbo, parlour, dreadnought and are available as 12-string options. We’ve got you covered with all kinds of electro acoustics here at PMT. We also stock many left-handed models.
DIFFERENCES BETWEEN ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC AND SEMI-ACOUSTIC
It's important to notice that Electro-Acoustics and Semi-Acoustics are two different beasts altogether. Semi-Acoustic guitars are in fact electric guitars - with a hollow or semi-hollow body for more acoustic resonance, but which still require to be plugged. An Electro-Acoustic guitar is first and foremost an acoustic guitar like any other and can be played unplugged, but they happen to also come equipped, as we mentioned previously, with a pickup system so they can be plugged into PA or amp if needs be.
A HUGE VARIETY OF ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC GUITARS FOR SALE AT PMT
Electro-Acoustic guitars are available for all levels of player - whether you’re a beginner, intermediate or a professional. They’re also available across a variety of our favourite brands here at PMT. You can find a wide selection of electro acoustic guitars for sale both in-store and online, and we have authorised dealers of Yamaha, Takamine, Martin, Taylor, Gibson, Washburn, Ibanez, Fender and many others - meaning you’re guaranteed to pick up a sublime electro-acoustic. Shop electro-acoustic guitars for sale now at PMT Online or at your nearest PMT Store!