Category Archives: News

Double Contact Input Jack

When I saw this jack connector I thought: “that’s smart!” So this is the new double contact connector we are now using for all mono outputs. The double contacts provide for a stable connection, even if the jack is pulled …

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CNC

Manne started producing guitars with CNC in the ’90’s with the Bolty model. At that time we had a steel fabrication shop in our area making pre-worked parts for us. This year I decided I was ready to take advantage …

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Malaman

Federico Malaman asked us for a fretted Vibrabass 32” . Here is the live-on-facebook test he did when he came to pickup the bass!!

Fabrizio Grossi

Fabrizio Grossi and his Malibu with Supersonic Blues Machine & Robben Ford

Marco Fanton

Marco Fanton demos here are demos done by Marco Fanton with Line 6 Helix – Acoustic Patch with IR with the Acustivibe https://youtu.be/LQfNBiBiJp4 and with the T-bone https://youtu.be/dQweQkmwUcU

Magnus

SHADOWSIDE – ALIVE (Official video), taken from the new album SHADES OF HUMANITY (2017). Preview the full album at https://soundcloud.com/shadowsideoffi…

Tiger Series

Manne announces a new line of instruments: Tiger Series, the finest and most exclusive Manne instrument series ever built. “…as bold and purposeful as a Ferrari.” Art Thompson, Senior editor, Guitar Player Magazine There will be as many Tigers as …

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It works!

New video for Matteo Brigo and his Taos. “It Works” looks like the reprise of Frankenstein Junior and the location is the manne shop! Recorded, mixed and mastered by Alex de Rosso Bass: Luca Serasin, Drums: Alessandro Arcolin, Artwork: Flaminia …

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Discussion on Neck-Body Joint Construction

Recently there was an interesting article in Premiere guitar magazine on neck-body construction and a corresponding sound features comparison. https://www.premierguitar.com/articles/25363-bass-bench-can-you-hear-the-difference-between-different-neck-joints The focus of the article was mainly on the “sustain” factor. To me the approach makes a nice header title …

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Taos Semiacustica for Horea Crisovan

Horea is a longtime customer and friend who has played Manne instruments for decades. He is one of our player who has owned and played many different models through the years, noticing and discussing with me properties and sound results …

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