Empire Guitars RI
Empire Guitars
1-877-558-9264
Providence, RI
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We ship to select international locations. International shipping can become quite expensive. We will not falsify value on customs forms EVER! Please don't ask.

3 days on used and vintage gear. 14 days on new items. Buyer pays shipping both ways. No returns on shipped amplifiers. New items returned with out all packing materials and included inserts will be charged a 15% restocking fee.

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2018 Fender Custom Shop '64 Journeyman

$3,300
Summary: The Fender Custom Shop has painstakingly crafted this ’64 Journeyman relic to embody the true 1964 Stratocaster. The attention to detail shows in how genuine the neck feels, how authentic the patina on the finish and hardware looks, and how the pickups sparkle and sustain with their vintage voice. This Strat has just been setup and restrung with a new set of 10s and it ships in its...
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Eastman PCH1-D

$275
Summary: This Eastman PCH-1-D is a fantastic full body dreadnought style acoustic with lots of punch, warmth and clarity. It has been set up and restrung by our in house luthier, the action is nice and low, the neck is straight and it ships in its original hard-shell case! • Neck Material: Maple • Fingerboard: Rosewood • Fingerboard Radius: 12" • Neck Profile: Traditional Even "C"...
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1979 Fender Stratocaster

$2,650
Summary: Easily one of Fenders most infamous finishes is the greenish grey burst they call “Antigua”. This particular example has all the wear in all the right places. It sounds great, is all original and ships in its original hard-shell case with red plush interior and black tipped whammy bar. Our in house luthier has just set up and restrung this Strat with a new set of 10s and it plays...
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Paul Reed Smith SE Custom

$440
Summary: This PRS is in great used shape, shows very little wear and has a very lightweight semi hollow body construction. It has a set neck, 2 P-90 pickups and a solid wraparound tailpiece. Our in house luthier has just set up and restrung this guitar with a new set of 10s and it plays and sounds awesome! Body: Lightweight semi-hollow body with a 2 piece flame maple top, double cutaway...
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~1973 Epiphone ET-275

$425
Summary: This rare Epiphone was only made from 1973 until 1975 & this one is in really great shape for its age. This guitar has a new set of strings & it is ready to be played and loved for years to come! Body: Solid body double cutaway with a 3 tone sunburst finish, and white pickguard. Neck: The bolt on maple neck has a center stripe, black nut, rosewood fingerboard with pearl dots,...
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Deering Goodtime Left Handed

$350
Summary: This is a simply respectable banjo with a nice sound and good USA construction. It’s in excellent used condition and ships in a hard-shell case. It is a lefty, has a maple neck, laminate ring, the head is in fine shape and there are no cracks, breaks or structural issues. We have just put a new set of strings on it and we will ship it professionally packed and fully insured.
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1998 Fender ST-38

$599.99
Summary: This Fender Strat was made in Japan in 1998 and has a cool “Shell Pink” finish. It is in good used condition and plays wonderfully thanks to a pro setup by our in house luthier and a new set of 10s. It has some modification and a few nicks and dings but the neck is straight and the frets are in near new condition with tons of life left in them. Body: It has a solid body...
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2011 Nash T-52

$1,979.99
Summary: This Nash is a ‘52 Tele style guitar with lots of character and distress added from the factory. These Nash’s always have so much sustain, resonance and natural vintage feel- making them a favorite here at our shop. The Lollar pickups do an excellent job of replicating that vintage tele twang and attitude. This one has an ash body, 2 tone sunburst finish and ships in its original...
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2017 Paul Reed Smith Custom 24 FR

$3,100
Summary: The PRS Custom 24 Floyd is a beautifully playable solidbody electric guitar with excellent sounding PRS Metal Humbuckers that can cover a lot of genres with the versatile 5-way switch and articulate clarity. The carved flame maple top is breathtaking and thanks to the lightweight mahogany body it won’t break your back. The Floyd Rose tremolo is set up for ultimate pitch control and...
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2013 Fender Classic Player Jazzmaster

$1,100
Summary: This Fender Jazzmaster is made in Mexico and features an aftermarket Mastery Bridge for improved sustain, setup and tuning stability. The bridge pickup has also been upgraded to a Curtis Novak Wide Range Humbucker (JM-WR). Our in house luthier has just set up and restrung this guitar and it is playing superbly. Body: Solid body Jazzmaster in Olympic white with a tortoise...
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2015 Fender American Special Stratocaster

$779.99
Summary: The American Special Stratocaster puts U.S-made Fender quality into the hands of players at any level. For the guitarist who wants a combination of timeless Fender style and contemporary features, this guitar delivers traditional Strat design with some extra elements for modern tone and performance, including Texas Special pickups and special circuitry, modern neck profile and...
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2017 Fender Classic 50's Telecaster

$679.99
Summary: Few instruments shaped more styles of music in the '50s and '60s than the Telecaster guitar. From James Burton to the Beatles, the Telecaster has always been at the heart of popular music. The Classic Series '50s Telecaster evokes those times with features including an ash body, maple neck and fingerboard, dual single-coil alnico pickups, single-ply white pickguard, vintage bridge and...
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1960 Guild M-65 Freshman

$1,850
Summary: The Guild M-65 “Freshman” is one of Guilds’ finest instruments from this era. It is lightweight, resonant, simply elegant and an effortless guitar to play. The Freshman is one of those guitars that is just hard to put down….whether strummed acoustically or driving an amp, it is enjoyable on all fronts. There is just the right amount of wear on this one, you can tell it was played but...
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2011 Fender Jaguar

$679.99
Summary: The new Classic Player Jaguar Special HH guitar turbocharges the time-honored Jaguar model with several thoroughly modern improvements, including dual humbucking pickups, innovative electronics that include a blend-able coil tap for greater tonal versatility than ever, a 9.5" fingerboard radius and a neck pocket with increased back-angle for improved stability and sustain. This...
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Harmony Monterey

$440
Summary: This Harmony Monterey Mandolin is in fantastic shape and has been recently set-up and restrung with a new set of strings - it sounds, looks and plays beautifully. It comes in its original black alligator skin chipboard case which is also in wonderful shape. There is a vintage DeArmond “monkey on a stick” pickup installed which sounds very cool when plugged in. We will ship it...
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2000 Fender Custom Classic Telecaster

$2,750
Summary: A stunning Fender Custom Shop “Custom Classic” Telecaster, figured bids-eye maple neck, light blonde finish on a premium ash body and flipped control plate for easier access to volume and tone! This is a tremendous player and it is in superb shape. With a recent setup and restring by our in-house guitar tech, this Tele is ready to go. Ships in its original hard shell case with COA. ...
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2017 Fender American Original 60's Jazz

$1,599.99
Summary: The Jazz Bass has been a favorite among bass players since the 60s for its’ articulate high end presence and mid-range growl. This Fender was hand crafted in USA with 1960’s specs and it really hits the mark. The neck has a nice full carve and it features incredible sounding single coil pickups that can go from low thumping soul grooves to Geddy Lee and of course Jaco. It is in...
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1987 M.G. Contreras Calle Mayor 1987

$1,500
Summary: This MG Contreras classical was handcrafted in Spain. It sounds and looks very beautiful. It is in pretty good shape but does have a few cosmetic blemishes. It sounds superb and ships in a high quality padded gig bag. We will ship it professionally packed and fully insured! Body: Cedar top, rosewood back and sides, center stripe inlay in the back, multi-ply wood binding and...
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1985 Gibson Les Paul Standard

$2,200
Summary: The Les Paul Standard has been through its share of changes since the '50s, but remains one of the world's most popular and iconic instruments. From the late '70s onward, the Standard has stayed more or less the same with just some variations in finish and hardware options, as well as the release various special editions. This particular Gibson Les Paul Standard is from 1985 has the...
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2020 Yamaha Storia III

$429.99
STORIA III delivers warm yet balanced tones and a luminous finish—a refined addition to your environment that is both relaxing and stimulating. Concert-size body design Solid mahogany top; mahogany back and sides Top color: Chocolate brown; Interior color: Wine red Rosette: Black, wine red and ivory inlay Gloss finish Yamaha passive undersaddle pickup
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Epiphone Les Paul Standard

$330
Summary: This is a classic looking Les Paul with an ebony finish & chrome hardware. This Les Paul has recently been set up with a new set of 10’s and it plays and sounds great. Body: The body is mahogany with a maple top and an ebony finish. The top is fully bound with cream binding to match the other cream appointments on the instrument. Neck: Mahogany set neck, bound rosewood...
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2019 Fender American Professional Stratocaster

$1,250
Summary: The Fender American Professional Stratocaster solidbody electric guitar has been crafted to give you the best design elements from classic vintage Strats and the most popular modern features in one gig-ready instrument. Tim Shaw designed the three V-mod single-coil pickups for a vintage voice that is balanced across all the switch positions. Fender's popular neck carve has been...
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G.L. Stiles Custom

$1,850
Summary: G.L. Stiles is a mythical name among the small number of craftsmen building custom solid body electric guitars in the early days. Gilbert Lee Stiles was constructing these guitars one at a time out of his Florida shop in the 60s, as well as repairing instruments for some of the greats, including Tom Petty. He had a unique aesthetic vision and manufactured most of the components...
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1998 Epiphone Sheraton II

$579.99
Summary: The Epiphone Sheraton II is not only one of Epiphone's most famous electric archtops, it's also one of the most elegant. The Sheraton II's beautiful binding, historic Tree-of-Life headstock inlay, and gold hardware, instantly elevates the guitar (and its player!) to center stage. For Epiphone designers of the late 50s, the original Sheraton was a radical new approach combining the...
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Epiphone Dot Studio WB

$335
This is a great playing Epiphone Dot Studio in worn brown finish. Our guitar tech has just restrung it with a new set of 10s and set it up with low action and a straight neck. It has black hardware, 2 uncovered humbuckers, 3 way toggle and a master volume and tone. The neck feels nice and full and the frets are in great shape with plenty of life left in them. There is some buckle rash on...
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Washburn WI-64

$385
This guitar is in excellent used condition. It has some minor scratches on the pick guard and a few small nicks and dings around the edges but is overall a great looking and playing guitar. Our guitar tech has just set it up with nice low action and restrung it with a new set of 10s and it is playing wonderfully. It ships in its original gigbag. WI64- This modern take on the single cutaway...
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2012 Fender Pro Closet Classic

$3,300
Summary: The Fender Custom Shops “Closet Classic” series is just as the name implies- a classic guitar that sat un-played in a closet for 50+ years and has been unveiled in its original glory. The swamp ash body has a rich lacquer finish with lots of checking, the hardware has just a bit of patina and the playability is impeccable. The “Abby Red Hot” pickups are hand wound by the legendary...
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2020 Yamaha NTX1 BS

$439.99
Summary: Electric and thinline players can have trouble adapting to the necks, bodies, and actions of traditional nylon-string guitars. But the Yamaha NTX1 lineup seeks to rectify this awkward transition by blending mature plugged-in classical tones with precision comfort and playability for the stage. The NTX1's slim nato wood body features a solid Sitka spruce top with an advanced undersaddle...
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2020 Yamaha NCX1 NT

$439.99
Combining a contemporary design with meticulous attention to detail, the NX Series offers the superb playability and feel of an authentic classical guitar in a modern instrument. The NX Series comprises two lineups: NCX guitars, with classical style fingerboards, neck shape, and body thickness, and the thinner-bodied NTX lineup with a narrower neck and 14th fret neck joint. A.R.T. pickup system...
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2020 Yamaha BB434M BL

$549.99
The 400 lineup continues the BB tradition of great build quality and signature sound that won the series acclaim throughout its forty-year history. Whether you prefer a rosewood fingerboard or the distinctively bright, crisp sound of maple, the precision feel and response of the six bolt miter neck along with the presence and clarity of custom-wound pickups will inspire you to play your best when...
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