If you’re in the market for an electro acoustic under £500 Sigma really need to be on your must-try list. And here, they again prove how much timeless design and the advancements in Far Eastern manufacturing technology can get you for your £300 investment.
We said: “The GMC-STE+ offers a fairly low action and a bright character all round. Zingy highs and punchy mids are in keeping with what we’d hope from a Martin-style OM, but the sense of balance with a resonant low-end is still a surprise for a guitar at this price. It feels tactile for fingerstyle folk, rewarding the dynamics of touch and suggesting a guitar that could go the distance with a beginner.”