Algam Benelux wins three Gitarist Poll Awards


It is a yearly tradition of guitar magazine ‘Gitarist’ to award the best music related products. This year is the 9th time they organized the awards and almost 4000 readers of Gitarist and visitors of voted!

Goal of the awards? Who did the readers of Gitarist and the visitors of think were the best, most fun, original or most special guitarists of the past year? And which product is the most striking?

Every day they announce some Gitarist Poll Awards, on You will find the complete results in Gitarist 336, March 2019.

We are more than happy to announce that three products Algam Benelux distribute in Benelux already won an award: best acoustic guitar, best bass guitar and best guitar amp!

Check out below who won!


First of all, the lucky winner of the Gitarist Poll 2018 in the Acoustic Guitar category is:

Martin John Mayer D 45

This signature guitar by the legendary guitarist and artist John Mayer is not just a guitar: for a price of about € 12.500 you can become the owner of this guitar.

On the 3rd place in the top 10 is the Martin DX420. The 5th place goes to the Takamine Natural Series. And the top 10 is closed also by Martin, the big winner of this category!


Winner of the Gitarist Poll 2018 in the Bass Guitar category is:

Sterling by Music Man Ray 35 QM

Algam Benelux just started with the distribution of Sterling guitars and it immediately pays off. Very proud.


Winner of the Gitarist Poll 2018 in the Guitar Amp category is:

Marshall Origin

Just like Sterling by Music Man, we just started distributing the Marshall brand. We are so happy to have Marshall in our ranks!

Marshall also returns to place 4 with their DSL a second time.

There are still some winners to be announced until the 21st of February, so we’re really looking forward to that and hopefully we can add a 4th award. But we can already say that Algam Benelux has the honor to distribute the most beautiful brands in Benelux!

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