Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 17 of 17

Thread: Martin T-shirt

  1. #11
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    New Jersey, USA
    Posts
    54

    Default

    It's a clever design and cool graphic. If it was in 100% cotton I'd order two. But the polyester is a deal killer. Martin isn't the only manufacturer doing this. Gibson and Fender, both with iconic graphic images, only offer their shirts in polyester blends, probably thinking a lower price point attracts the younger customer. Their loss.

  2. #12
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Location
    Ames, Iowa/San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Posts
    2,717

    Default

    It is a Martin advertisement. I mean, you're paying the Martin guitar company to advertise their ukuleles for them. Just saying.
    I don't want to live in a world that is linear.
    Check out the G&B Detective Series by yours truly.
    https://www.amazon.com/dp/1978485476...ords=r.l.+link

  3. #13
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Location
    Stone Harbor, NJ
    Posts
    865

    Default

    I have one. It's a great shirt, very soft and comfortable. Wore it during this hot summer on the east coast, very cool.
    Last edited by JJFN; 10-09-2017 at 06:45 PM.
    DEPENDENTS:

    In order of age:

    Kamaka HF-4 Baritone C Linear Tuning 6/2009
    Martin C-1K Concert, Bb Re-entrant Tuning 4/2014
    KoAloha KTM-00 Tenor C Linear Tuning 7/2014
    Kala KA-SRMT-TRI Tenor C Linear Tuning 6/1/2015
    Pono MTD-CR Tenor C Re-entrant Tuning 6/21/2016
    Koaloha KCM-00 Concert Bb Linear Tuning 4/20/2017

  4. #14
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    just yonder...
    Posts
    5,741

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Rllink View Post
    It is a Martin advertisement. I mean, you're paying the Martin guitar company to advertise their ukuleles for them. Just saying.
    Yes, this is true.

    I'd like to think that if you spend above a certain price, that any instrument company would bundle a shirt for free.

    It's the least they could do to compensate you for the free advertising they will get when you wear it.

    Consequently I do not like to wear anything with logos on it like Nike, Addidas or other brands. If they gave me the shirt for free I might reconsider, but if I am going to pay $25+ for a t-shirt, I'd prefer it have my OWN design, and would put something up on Cafepress or Zazzle and just do it that way...
    Just the FAQs __________less is more

  5. #15
    Join Date
    Jul 2017
    Posts
    15

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by spongeuke View Post
    I was stoked to get one until I saw the polyester rayon content. Talk about a sweat rag.
    My thoughts exactly. Too bad-- it's a great looking shirt!

  6. #16
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Location
    Stone Harbor, NJ
    Posts
    865

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Johnzalez View Post
    My thoughts exactly. Too bad-- it's a great looking shirt!
    It's very comfortable, It actually has a wicking effect. Worked well during a very hot and humid summer and fall. In my opinion cotton retains perspiration and becomes very uncomfortable.
    DEPENDENTS:

    In order of age:

    Kamaka HF-4 Baritone C Linear Tuning 6/2009
    Martin C-1K Concert, Bb Re-entrant Tuning 4/2014
    KoAloha KTM-00 Tenor C Linear Tuning 7/2014
    Kala KA-SRMT-TRI Tenor C Linear Tuning 6/1/2015
    Pono MTD-CR Tenor C Re-entrant Tuning 6/21/2016
    Koaloha KCM-00 Concert Bb Linear Tuning 4/20/2017

  7. #17
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Amsterdam
    Posts
    74

    Default

    Been eying this shirt for some time. Great for uke gigs. I stopped in my tracks ordering it when I found Martin & Co does not have a safe CC environment.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •