Alec Benjamin Chooses Martin Strings

Authentic Acoustic Superior Performance Phosphor Bronze

Great Tone. Enhanced Projection. Superior Tuning Stability.

"I love the way Martin strings feel on my fingers and the way they sound when I strum them on my guitar!"

-Alec Benjamin

About Authentic Acoustic Lifespan 2.0 Strings

Next generation Martin® Authentic Acoustic® Lifespan® 2.0 strings are engineered using a new, patented anti-corrosion treatment only available from Martin. It protects the core and wrap wire to prevent corrosion without compromising tone or feel. Our impeccable standards for acoustic guitar tone are embedded in our string design and precision manufacturing process. That’s why we make our own.

Gauge & Tension

Alec Benjamin chooses light gauge phosphor bronze SP strings.

  • E - .012
  • B - .016
  • G - .025
  • D - .032
  • A - .042
  • E - .054
  • Tension - 168.5