Fender Custom Deluxe Wildwood 10 Stratocaster in Candy Apple Red finish made in 2010. This guitar features an alder body, and AA flamed maple neck finished in thin skin Nitrocellulose lacquer. The guitar has a 10” neck radius, 25.5” scale length and a 60’s style oval C shape neck profile. The guitar comes equipped with Fender custom shop 1969 single coil pickups with a 5-way switch and chrome hardware. This guitar is in excellent condition and comes with the original spec sheet, COA, case candy and original Fender hardshell case with crushed velvet interior. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul Collector’s Choice #36 is a replica of “Goldfinger” belonging to Charles Daughtry. This classic Les Paul is instantly recognizable by the wear on the cutaway and soft patina. This guitar is a very meticulously made recreation of the “Goldfinger” down to every detail. This particular example has a low serial number of 52 out of the 300 that were made, and is in mint condition with the original case, COA, and case candy. This guitar features a one piece hand selected light weight mahogany body, one piece mahogany neck with historic long tenon, one piece rosewood fretboard, and maple top. The guitar is finished in hand aged nitro-cellulose, has aged nickel hardware, aged reissue Kluson deluxe green key tuning machines, as well as an aged Lifton case. The guitar comes stock with Gibson Custom Buckers along with bumble bee pots. Aged cream binding on the body and neck, 1950’s neck profile, light weight aluminum tail piece, ABR bridge with thumbwheels, and Nitro trapezoid inlays. This is a fantastic feeling, sounding, and looking iconic guitar. 100% original, mint condition and a great collectors piece
Gibson SG Les Paul 61’ Reissue in made in 1987 in Classic White finish. This guitar features a mahogany body, mahogany neck and bound ebony fretboard. The fretboard has mother of pearl block inlays and a matching split diamond inlay on the headstock. The original gold hardware is in excellent condition and the original tuners are in fantastic shape which are commonly replaced for Grovers. The original pots date to 1986 and the serial number dates to 1987.
The pickups are 3 matching Gibson T-Top patent stamped Humbuckers dating to March 17th 1978. These pickups were either left overs from the 70’s which were used by Gibson to make the guitar (which I have seen before) or the Tim Shaw pickups have been replaced by 3 mint condition matching T-Top’s, either way I will not complain as this is a huge upgrade in my opinion from what should be for that time period Tim Shaw Humbuckers. The guitar body and neck is in mint condition , and I have never seen a Gibson from this time period this clean. Comes with the original Gibson chainsaw hardshell case. This guitar is absolutely phenomenal, audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson SG Les Paul Custom Shop 61’ Reissue in stunning and rare Inverness Green finish made in 2000. This guitar is a custom shop reproduction of the 1961 Les Paul which features an SG mahogany body, mahogany neck and ebony freat-board. This custom has a bound fretboard & headstock, MOP block inlays, split diamond headstock inlay, 3 Gibson 57’ Classic Humbucker pickups, and gold hardware. This guitar is 100% original with the exception of the upgraded bone nut, and is in near mint condition. The only two flaws on this guitar are a small dab of paint that chipped when the nut was replaced, and a finish stress crack along the neck joint (see photos). No dings, dents belt buckle scratches or anything else, this guitar is in amazing condition for its age. This guitar was made in a limited batch in 2000 that came in multiple colors with Inverness green being one of the rarest. The singer for the Alabama Shake and Norm’s rare guitars are the only two others I have ever came across. This is a fantastic collectors grade SG Les Paul! Comes with the original hardshell “blanket” case which is also rare, and features a blanket like pink insert prior to Gibson moving to the silk inserts a year later. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson SG Supra in Antique Natural Finish with Flame Maple top and back made in 2013. This SG features a very unique AAA flame maple top and back body, mahogany neck and richlite fretboard. The guitar comes stock with 3 Gibson 57’ Classic Humbucker pickups as well as a Piezo pickup although the Piezo is currently wired in-active. The guitar has split diamond inlays on a 24 fret bound richlite fretboard well as a mother of pearl globe inlay on the headstock. This guitar is in excellent condition with the only damage a ding on the back of the headstock (see photos) otherwise the guitar is in excellent condition. The guitar is all original with the exception of the toggle switch which was changed to wire the guitar as a regular 3-pickup without the Piezo although the original toggle switch is in the case and the Piezo still functions but it not wired. The guitar has been freshly re-strung with .10-.52 gauge strings, fretboard cleaned, polished, setup and intonation set to A .440 The guitar comes with the original Gibson Hardshell case and case candy. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson Custom Shop SG Playboy “Hottie” in Crimson Red made in 2003. This guitar features a mahogany body, mahogany neck and rosewood fretboard. The Cardinal Red finish is accompanied by an Aluminum “Hottie” Silhouette of a playboy bunny devil girl with a playboy bunny tattoo. The Gibson 57’ Classic pickups have the Playboy logo embossed in the neck pickup. The Playboy bunny logo is inlayed on the headstock. This guitar is in excellent condition with the exception of a few minor dings (see photos) and it comes with the check list with matching serial number but no COA. This guitar was made to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Playboy and there have been 5 other Playboy guitar models made by Gibson in the past. We are actually more interested in collecting the rest of the set than selling this one, so if you have one that you want to sell please contact us.
Gibson EDS-1275 double neck 6-string, 12-string in Cherry finish made in 1997. This guitar features a mahogany body, and 2 mahogany necks with bound rosewood fretboards. The guitar has 2 Gibson humbuckers with a 3-way switch per neck along with an aftermarket Piezo pickup on the 12 string neck for an acoustic sound. Aside from the added Piezo the guitar is 100% stock with the original pots, chrome hardware, 3 sets of Kluson deluxe tuners, switches, caps and knobs. The guitar is in very good condition with no major issues however there are several dings and dents from regular use (see photos). This guitar comes with the original Gibson hardshell case brown with pink interior, audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson SG Classic With P90’s in Cherry finish made in 2010. This guitar features a mahogany body, mahogany neck, and bound rosewood fretboard. The guitar comes stock with two Gibson P-90 single coil pickups, vintage style Gibson Deluxe tuners, and Nickel hardware. This guitar is finished in nitrocellulose lacquer not to be confused with the many variations of Gibson’s inexpensive faded series. This guitar is in very good condition with minor dings and dents (see photos) but nothing major. It has been recently setup with .10-.52 Gauge strings for beefy sounding chords, and fast leads. Comes with after market hardshell case as these were originally sold with gig bags. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Fender Custom Shop 1960 Reissue Relic in Inca Silver finish made in 2007. This guitar features an alder body, maple neck, and rosewood fretboard. The guitar has all of the aesthetics of an original 1960 Strat including vintage style tuners, mint pickguard, aged nickel hardware, vintage style bridge and of course a well done relic’d body with Inca Silver finish. The guitar comes stock with Fender Custom Shop 1960 single coil pickups that sound like an original 1960 Strat. The guitar has been recently re-strung and setup with .10-.52 gauge stings and plays perfectly. Comes with Fender Tweed Case, COA and case candy. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Fender Mary Kaye 62′ Reissue Stratocaster in Blonde finish made in 1987. This guitar features an ash body, maple neck, and rosewood fretboard. Most notably the Mary Kaye Stratocaster features a see through blonde finish and gold hardware. The guitar is all original and comes with the original tweed hardshell case and case candy. The guitar is in good condition although it has finish stress cracks and finish chipping along the neck plate (see photos). There is also a dip in the pickguard from someone adjusting the truss rod without taking the neck off of the body. The guitar is freshly setup, deep cleaned and ready to rock! Audio and video demos coming soon!
Fender Limited Edition 50th Anniversary Ventures Stratocaster Made in Japan in 1996. This guitar features a light weight ash body, maple neck and bound rosewood fretboard. The guitar comes stock with active Lace Sensor single coil pickups with a mid boost. The guitar looks stunning aesthetically with a transparent black burst finish, gold hardware, 3-play white pearl pickguard, and block Pearloid inlays. This guitar has been kept by the original owner who is a guitar collector in a temperature controlled environment and is in fantastic condition. Comes with hardshell case. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul 70s standard in Silver Sparkle finish made in 2019. This flashy guitar features a mahogany body, mahogany neck, rosewood fretboard and maple top finished in silver sparkle! This Les Paul is a flashback to the 70’s standard and comes stock with Gibson Custom Bucker pickups, Kluson deluxe tuners, and a 50’s round neck profile. The guitar features chrome hardware and gold top hat knobs to accent the sparkle finish. This guitar was made in 2019 and is still in excellent condition. Comes with original Gibson custom shop hardshell case, certificate of authenticity and case candy. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul 70s standard in Gold Sparkle finish made in 2019. This flashy guitar features a mahogany body, mahogany neck, rosewood fretboard and maple top finished in gold sparkle! This Les Paul is a flashback to the 70’s standard and comes stock with Gibson Custom Bucker pickups, Kluson deluxe tuners, and a 50’s round neck profile. The guitar features chrome hardware and gold top hat knobs to accent the sparkle finish. This guitar was made in 2019 and is still in excellent condition. Comes with original Gibson custom shop hardshell case, certificate of authenticity and case candy. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Charvel Pro-Mod San Dimas Style 1 HH Floyd Rose Neon Pink 2015. This shredder features an alder body, and maple neck with a bright neon pink finish! The guitar comes stock with dual Seymour Duncan humbuckers, and a Floyd Rose Tremelo system with locking nut. The guitar has a very fast playing compound radius neck, and is a lot of fun to play. This guitar is in excellent condition with no dings, dents or scratches and comes with an aftermarket hardshell zipper case. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson Lzzy Hale signature model Explorer in Alpine White finish made in 2014. This guitar features a mahogany body, mahogany neck, and richlite fretboard. The guitar comes stock with Gibson 57’ Classic humucker (N) and 57’ Classic Plus (B), which gives you the classic Gibson PAF tone with more output and bite. This guitar also comes stock with locking tuning machines, locking bridge, and locking tail peice which helps immensely with tuning and intonation. This guitar is in excellent condition with no dings, dents or player damages and the pickguard still has the original plastic on it. The guitar does have finish stress cracks on the back of the headstock along the tuner lines as well as where the neck meets the body most likely cause by temperature changes. This guitar is freshly setup with .10-.52 gauge strings, the fretboard cleaned and body and hardware polished, it looks like a new guitar! Comes with the original retro brown with pink interior Gibson hardshell case.
Gretsch G6131 Malcom Young Signature model in natural finish made in 2018. This guitar features a chambered mahogany body, maple top, mahogany neck and ebony fretboard. The guitar has all of the rock n roll aesthetics of Malcom Young’s guitar including two DIY pickup routes, pickup screw holes, and filled switch holes. The guitar has one pickup which is a bridge position TV Jones Power-Tron with a master volume and master tone knob. Nickel hardware, Gretsch arrow head knobs, 60’s style tailpiece and semi-gloss finish complete this Rock n’ Roll masterpiece for a vintage/road warn look. This guitar is 100% original and in excellent condition. Comes with original Gretsch hardshell case.
Gibson Flying V from the “Gothic” series in Satin Ebony finish made in 2000. This guitar features a mahogany body, mahogany neck and ebony fretboard. The guitars most noticeable feature is it’s blacked out look which includes all black hardware, a Satin Ebony finish, ebony fretboard with minimal Crescent moon inlay on the 12th fret and black knobs and switch cap. This guitar comes stock with Gibson high-output ceramic magnet humbuckers 500T in the bridge and 496R in the neck. The guitar also has a very fast 60’s slim tapered neck with low action perfect for fast leads. This guitar is in very good condition with minor scratches and some minor dings and dents but nothing major. The guitar is 100% original and comes with the original Gibson hardshell case brown with pink interior. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Jackson USA Fusion Sunset Beach Graphic made in 1990. This limited edition guitar features an alder body, maple neck and ebony fretboard. It comes stock with active Jackson pickups in HSS configuration with a parametric EQ switch. The guitar features a Floyd Rose Tremelo system with locking nut, Jackson tuning machines and black hardware. The guitar has a beautiful sunset beach graphic that was 1 of 10 limited edition graphic schemes at the time. This guitar is in mint condition and looks as if it has lived in its case most of its life. It has recently been re-strung, fretboard cleaned, setup with low fast action and polished. Its ready to shred or add this mint condition limited edition graphic Jackson to your collection! Audio and video demos coming soon!
Jackson USA Randy Rhoads RR1 With Bolted Steel graphic made in 1990. This guitar features a poplar body, maple neck-thru, and an ebony fretboard. The guitar comes with black Jackson hardware, Jackson dual humbuckers, Jackson tuning machines, and a Jackson by Schaller Floyd Rose Tremelo system with locking nut. The guitar has a very thin fast neck with low action and plays amazing. The bolted steel graphic looks badass and is in great shape. The guitar is in overall very good condition although it does have a few dings and dents, as well as the paint on the corners of the V wearing which is very common with Rhodes V’s. Come with original hardshell case. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Jackson USA SLS in Black Purple Burst made in 1998. This guitar features a super light slim mahogany body with a flame maple top, neck thru mahogany neck and rosewood fretboard. This guitar lives up to its name weighing in at just 7lbs. 8oz., as well as a very thin body, and thin fast playing neck. The guitar comes stock with dual Seymour Duncan humbucker pickups JB in the bridge and Jazz in the neck. The gold locking tuning machines, bridge and tailpiece appear to be all aftermarket parts that look fantastic with the Black Purple Burst finish although they could have been custom ordered (I do not have the originals). This guitar is in mint condition and comes with the original Jackson hardshell case.
Gibson Hummingbird Acoustic Electric in Honey Burst finish made in 2010. This guitar features a Spruce top, mahogany back and sides, mahogany neck and rosewood fretboard. The most distinctive feature of the Gibson Hummingbird is of course the Hummingbird inlayed pick-guard. The guitar has mother of pearl split parallelogram fingerboard inlays, and bound body and neck. The vintage style Kluson deluxe tuners and Honey Burst finish give the guitar a classic vintage vibe. This guitar comes stock with an L.R Baggs pickup which sounds amazing. The guitar is in very good condition overall but does have a small 1” or so crack on the upper shoulder side (see photos) aside from that its in fantastic shape. Comes with original Gibson Hardshell case.
Gibson Sparrow Acoustic Electric Dreadnaught guitar in natural finish made in 2012. This guitar features an Adirondac red spruce top, East Indian rosewood back & sides, a mahogany neck, and rosewood fretboard. This guitar is similar to the more common Gibson Hummingbird and Dove only a different wood combination as well as a very cool Sailor Jerry looking Sparrow engraved pickguard. The Gibson Sparrow was the most expensive of the 3 guitars at the time of release and since has become more and more rare. This guitar comes equipped with an L.R Baggs pickup which sounds great!. The original owner disliked gold, so the tuners have been changed to chrome however the originals are included as well. This guitar is as mint condition and comes with the original Gibson hardshell case and case candy.
Gibson SJ-200 standard super Jumbo acoustic in natural finish made in 2003. This guitar has a spruce top with beautiful flamed maple back sides and highly figured maple neck. This is the second SJ-200 made in 2003 in blonde finish that we have had at the shop and they both sound phenomenal and are my all time favorite acoustic guitars. This guitar has a huge sound that projects and cuts through while sounding warm and balanced. The guitar is in good condition for its age, with no history of repairs. Cosmetically it has several finish cracks (see photos) caused most likely from weather changes and or poor humidity or temperature from the previous owner but no breaks, repairs, or major dents or wood cracks. Comes with original hard shell case.
Gibson Les Paul Artisan in Walnut finish made in 1978. The Gibson Les Paul Artisan was a more expensive/elaborate variation of the Les Paul Custom and was advertised as a limited-edition model between 1976 and 1982. It’s immediately discernable, with its unique pre-war headstock design, heart-and-floral pearl inlays adorning the ebony fretboard, triple-gold-plated humbuckers, a walnut-finished carved-maple top, and a multi-bound top, back, and headstock. This guitar is all original and in very good condition. There are some minor dings dents throughout the guitar and a crack in the top along the volume and tone knobs (see photos). Original Gibson hardshell case included. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson Les Paul Custom 3 Pickup Wine Red made in 1979. This guitar features the 70’s classic pancake body a mahogany neck with a volute, and a bound ebony fretboard. The guitar has mother of pearl block inlays on the fretboard and split diamond headstock inlay. This custom comes stock with 3 Gibson Patent stamped Humbuckers, Gibson embossed Schaller tuners, black speed knobs, a 3-Ply custom pick-guard and of course all gold hardware. The guitar is in very good condition for its age overall with no breaks, repairs or modifications. It does have a belt buckle rash spots on the back, but the rest of the body is in great shape. This was originally stamped a factory second. Comes with original hardshell case. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Gibson Les Paul Custom Black Beauty made in 1977. This Les Paul features a mahogany body, 3-piece maple neck, maple top, and ebony fretboard. The guitar has a double bound body, bound neck and bound headstock. The original patent stamped T-Top humbuckers sound killer with the original pots dating to 1977 and caps. The original gold hardware including the Gibson embossed Schaller tuners are in very great shape for their age and still have a soldi gold color with very little tarnishing which is ordinarily common. The guitar is in overall excellent condition with only minor scratches, and a few dings and dents, this guitar was originally stamped a factory 2nd but no evidence of why. The original case is in excellent condition and has a beautiful purple interior. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Here is a rare opportunity to own a phenomenal vintage 1958 Stratocaster. This is a fantastic players grade ’58 Strat that has been refinished black, and has several upgrades, modifications and preservations while still holding onto a lot of the original parts and components. This guitar is in Very Good shape for its age, plays great and sounds amazing. The guitar has seen some changes over the past 60+ years but has turned out to be a truly amazing Stratocaster with a lot of soul and plenty of life left!
The original Maple neck dated 4-58 is in absolutely amazing condition with no dings, dents, scratches or signs of heavy wear. The neck has been refinished, re-fretted and plays very well with the upgraded bone nut. The original Kluson Deluxe single line Patent number tuners are in amazing shape, both cosmetically and mechanically and come complete with original string tree. The back of the maple neck is in fantastic condition with no signs of wear and features the walnut skunk stripe. The neck profile is a comfortable medium C and has been recently setup with no buzzing and great action. The original neck plate dates to 1958 and comes equipped with the original screws. The truss rod is in good working order and was used recently for setup. Overall the refinish, re-fret, and nut replacement combined with the amazing condition of the original neck and hardware make this a guitar players dream! You could not ask for a better playing, feeling and looking 1958 Stratocaster neck.
The body has been stripped of the original finish and refinished black with no pencil dates left behind however the contours, routes, screw holes, and nail holes are all correct for dating to 1958. The pickups and pots were replaced in 1992 with Van Zandt Vintage reissue single coils, and pots date to 43rd week of 1992. The 3-way switch was replaced with a 5-way switch sometime in the 1970s which was a common upgrade at the time when Fender introduced the 5-way switch. The original bridge with Patent Pending saddles is in great shape, and comes with an after market trem-arm. The 8-screw single ply pick-guard and back plate are original and fully functional although they have stress cracks which are common over time (see photos) The knobs and switch cap appear to be original, but I am not 100% on that. The case is a Fender 1960’s logo case with orange interior in excellent condition.
This guitar is fantastic overall and perfect for a player that wants a legit 1958 Stratocaster without breaking the bank. The guitar is amazing as is, but can also be easily restored with 58 pickups, pots and a case. The guitar has been setup by one of the best in Seattle. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Very cool Fender 1979 Stratocaster 25th Anniversary in Porsche Silver that is nicely aging into an amber/green tint. This Strat has the larger 70’s headstock, a hefty Alder body, maple neck, and all original pickups pots and hardware. The guitar is all original with the exception of the upgraded brass nut, and comes with the certificate of authenticity, case candy and original hardshell case.
The guitar has some dings, dents, and natural wear but no major damages or repairs. There are some areas where paint has worn through to the wood on the body of the guitar, cracking around two of the screw holes of the back plate , a dent on the fretboard on fifth fret but does not effect playability, and several dings and dents throughout the body (see photos).
This guitar is very cool and collectable with a finish that can only come with time. Guitar sounds and plays great! Check out the video and audios samples!
This guitar has been freshly restrung with .10-.46 gauge strings, setup with low action, the body, fretboard and frets have been cleaned and polished, and the intonation has been adjusted for A-440Hz tuning.
Audio and video demos are in playing order of: bridge pickup clean, neck pickup clean, bridge pickup distorted, neck pickup distorted ending with a lead. The demos are a variety of guitar parts from my band “Queensryche”. Additional samples can be made upon request for a variety of different genres, playing styles and amplifier tones.
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Fender American Standard Stratocaster in now Aged White finish made in 1979. This 3-Bolt Strat features an alder body, maple neck. The aftermarket pickups are a Dimarzio Super distortion bridge, and 2 Seymour Duncan Antiquity Texas single coils in the middle and neck positions. Other aftermarket parts are the black bridge saddles and black input jack. The guitar originally had 3 single coil pickups so the body and pickguard have been routed for a humbucker. The guitar has been well loved and played which has resulted in a badass heavy relic look but is in otherwise great functioning condition. The guitar has several dings, dents, scratches etc. (see photos) but no major repairs or damages. The guitar comes with the original Fender 70’s hardshell case. Audio and video demos coming soon!
Paul Reed Smith McCarty 594 Semi-Hollow Wood Library with a very nice 10 top in Sunburst finish made in 2018. This guitar features a Semi-hollow mahogany body with a Maple 10 Top, mahogany neck and rosewood fretboard. Paul Reed Smith ranks their quality of maple aesthetically with a “10 Top” being the best looking which you can clearly see in this beautiful example of flamed maple shining through a sunburst finish. The mahogany and maple used in this 594 McCarty guitar come from PRS’s highest quality “Wood Library”. This guitar comes stock with PRS phase III locking tuners which hold tuning perfectly and have a high gear ratio. The pickups are a pair of 58/15 “Low Turn” pickups, which the 58/15 is PRS’s version of a PAF Humbucker, and the “Low Turn” means lower turns intended to give especially warm and clear tone. These pickups are is essential for a high quality Semi-hollowbody guitar such as this one. This guitar along with the highest quality and looking woods comes with very sharp looking hybrid hardware, bird inlays on the fretboard, rosewood headstock overlay, and body and neck binding.
This guitar was just made in 2018 and is in mint condition. There are no visible marks, dings dents or chips of any kind, although if you tilt the guitar in the light just right you may be able to find some very light surface scratches but nothing otherwise visible. The guitar is setup perfectly and intonation set to A .440 tuning. This guitar comes with the nicest guitar case I have ever seen which is a black paisley PRS artist hard shell case and the original case candy. This is a phenomenal instrument and a perfect example of the highest quality woods and craftsmanship that Paul Reed Smith guitars is known for. Audio and video demos coming soon!
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