Congrats to Leslie Powell who won the Texas Songwriter U competition and workshop in Austin, Texas last week hosted by Texas Songwriter U at the Epiphone & Gibson Showroom. Ms. Powell received a new Epiphone Masterbilt Century De Luxe Classic and some words of inspiration from guests legendary songwriter Jack Ingram along with GRAMMY winning songwriter Liz Rose (Taylor Swift, Little Big Town) and "Whiskey Lullaby" composer John Randall. Visit the Texas Songwriter U Facebook page for more photos. And a big congrats to Leslie from all of us at Epiphone!

If you're new to the Masterbilt Century Collection, visit our Collection page to see all the instruments plus artist videos by Billy Bragg, Margo Price, and many more. Also, don't forget to check out the new Masterbilt Century De Luxe Classic Bass.  See you all in the spring for SXSW!