For the past 6 months, Ed Sheeran has been working with Nazareth, Pennsylvania based guitar manufacturer Martin & Co. to develop a signature model version of the Martin guitar that he's been playing since his early teens and he is finally ready to unveil it to the world!
The LX1E Ed Sheeran Signature Edition features Ed's personal artistic details on the headstock, including his signature fluorescent orange '+' plus sign and 'est. 1991', which represents the name of his platinum-selling album and year Sheeran was born respectively . Additionally, the '+' plus sign logo is laser-etched on the solid sapele top:
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this model will be donated to East Anglia's Children's Hospices a UK-based charity Sheeran supports and is passionate about:
More information on Ed's signature model guitar + presale details can be found at MartinGuitar.com.
Source: EdSheeran.com + MartinGuitar.com