Entries by Mark

New Farida Acoustic and Classical Guitars For 2016

2016 marks an interesting year for Farida. Last year saw our return to the world of electric guitars with the amazing CT Series, which players’ loved on account of the range’s sheer versatility and unique design. This year, however, we’re returning to our acoustic roots with a stunning new range of guitars created with the […]

2000 Trees Festival News

It’s July 2015 and we’re knee deep in this year’s festival season. Luckily, this year it’s been a hugely sunny affair, with only a very small amount of the typical UK festival mud. 2000 Trees in Cheltenham was no exception; with soaring temperatures and many lobster-red attendees it was a bumper year for Farida Guitars. […]

Teenage Cancer Trust Auction

Farida Guitars and Teenage Cancer Trust to auction off very special guitars signed by three guitar legends. After another run of successful shows at the world famous Royal Albert Hall in March 2015, Teenage Cancer Trust are auctioning off three mahogany bodied Farida D-15E’s signed by huge guitar legends Noel Gallagher (Oasis, High Flying Birds), […]

Farida Artists at UK Summer Festivals

It’s that time of year again. As we creep nearer to fighting with tent poles, warm cans of cider and braving the British weather, nearly all the UK festivals have started to announce their line-ups. Farida Guitars are the choice of some of the finest musical talent around and will be seen gracing stages up […]

New Farida CT-Series

At Farida, we have been producing award-winning acoustic guitars for sometime, alongside some very limited Artist Designed specials, which have included some ground-breaking and innovative electric guitar models. Well, we think it’s time to start making more noise, so it is with great pleasure we announce the introduction of three new electric guitar models: CT-29, […]

New Farida Mahogany 15 Series

Farida are proud to announce a brand new range of guitars to add to our acoustic family, the Mahogany 15 Series. Featuring three Farida models and one Marina model the new Mahogany 15 Series offers the luxury and warmth of solid mahogany in a great value package yet retaining the extremely high level of quality […]

Mallory Knox Play Farida

UK alt-rock band Mallory Knox are the latest band to join the Farida family using the Farida JM-R52. Welcome Boys! The Cambridgeshire 5-piece have had a huge 2014 seeing a massive UK headline tour, appearances at Reading and Leeds festivals and their UK top 20 album Asymmetry. Prior to their appearance on BBC Radio 1’s […]

Luke Friend Tours with The Vamps

Singer/Songwriter Luke Friend is one of the latest artists to enter the Farida stable. We headed down to a studio in Watford to meet Luke and to show him a selection of our beautiful Farida guitars. Luke has been writing and recording his debut album, due for release in 2015, with producer Dan Lancaster and […]

Farida Welcomes Wolf Alice

London based indie-rock band Wolf Alice have recently started using two Farida acoustic guitars. Front-woman Ellie Roswell chose the Farida M-26E parlour guitar featuring a B-Band A1.2 pickup, solid cedar top with striped rosewood back and sides a mahogany neck and rosewood fingerboard and lead guitarist Joff Oddie chose the Farida D-62E featuring sitka spruce […]

New James Morrison Model Unveiled

Farida’s brand new addition to its renowned ‘artist designed’ range has been announced, this time designed with international superstar James Morrison. The idea behind the artist designed series is simple, offer uber talented and highly respected guitarists the opportunity to design a guitar they’d not only be proud to play but also add their name […]

Freddie Cowan Farida GNA TV Guitars

Farida GNA TV Deluxe Guitarist Freddie Cowan of The Vaccines worked with the Farida design team for a year on the two versions of his signature GNA TV model. The concept was simple, to combine all Freddie’s favourite elements of his extensive collection of vintage guitars to create something truly exceptional. The GNA TV Deluxe […]

Bombay Bicycle Club Signature Guitars

Farida A-52 JS This very special limited edition Farida artist designed guitar was designed by Jack Steadman of Bombay Bicycle Club, one of two models designed with the band. Limited to only twenty-five models ever made for worldwide release, each guitar is individually number stamped on the back of the headstock and comes complete with […]

Wombats Signature Model Nears Release

The long awaited Wombats signature model is now within sight! Long time Farida endorsees The Wombats have designed a stunning new electric model, the Farida CT-20. Only 25 of these very special guitars will ever be made, all individually number-stamped and certificated, register your interest now if you want a chance of seeing one of […]