Talent within the acoustic guitar world has reached fever pitch in recent years, with percussive acoustic pioneers, epic singer songwriters and classical phenomenons constantly pushing the envelope.
Proving that you don’t need to be turned up to 11 to make the world sit up and watch, this list of unplugged masters deserve your attention, and your votes.
Last year’s winner: Mike Dawes
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