Southside Guitars
Ben Taylor-Sam Taylor
(718) 218-8201
Brooklyn, NY
7:53 PM
Southside guitars is open everyday Sunday & Monday 12:00pm to 6:00pm and Tues-Sat to 12:00pm to 8:00pm. Other times by appointment only. E-mail waitebt@aol.com for a private viewing.

We accept Credit cards (Visa, MC, Amex, Discover), Paypal, Money orders, personal checks and bank wires.

Guitars are shipped by Fedex ground unless other arrangements are made. Guitars are usually shipped within 24 hours of purchase.

We offer a 48 hour no questions asked return policy. If you don't like it, just send it back and we will issue a refund. We do not refund shipping charges and if you pay with a credit card there is a 5% restocking fee. If you pay with cash, check, paypal, or bank wire there is no restocking fee.

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1972 Gibson Les Paul Custom Limited Edition '54 Reissue

$5,400
This is a Gibson Les Paul Custom Limited Edition '54 Reissue that was made in the USA in 1972, and was subsequently modified to have full sized humbuckers instead of the original Alnico and P90 pickups. The '54 reissue made in 1972 is as close as you can get structurally to a 50's Les Paul with one piece body and neck, as well as the correct headstock angle. The pickups on this example have...
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1987 Gibson Les Paul Custom

$3,600
This Gibson Les Paul Custom was made in the USA in 1987. This guitar show play wear but its still in very nice shape. There are dings and dents but it's never been broken or repaired. The original pickups sound great. The tuners, rings, and knobs are not original, but the other parts are. It comes with the original case.
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1957 Gibson ES-225TDN

$6,750
This is a stunning blond Gibson ES-225 that was made in the USA in 1957. It shows normal play wear consistent with an instrument that was played but well cared for. There are small dings and dents, but there is no structural damage of any kind. The tuner buttons have been changed, although the gears themselves are original. The guitar has been refretted professionally. Aside from that it is...
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~1950 Gibson BR-9

$625
This Gibson BR-9 works fine and sounds quite good. There are some changed filter caps as well as the power cord. There is some light cosmetic wear, but overall its very clean.
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1972 Fender Precision Bass

$3,650
This Fender Precision Bass was made in the USA in 1972. While this guitar is used, it is in exceptionally good condition for its age. It is 100% original and comes with the original case. It has been setup in our shop and needs nothing. It is a fantastic playing and sounding instrument.
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1959 Fender Musicmaster

$1,200
This Fender Musicmaster was made in the USA in 1959. The body has been stripped to natural, and there are some changed parts, including the tuners, saddles, and knobs. The pickup, pots, pickguard, and neckplate are all original. This guitar is in very good playing condition and it sounds great. It has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It comes with a gigbag.
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1965 Gibson B-25N

$1,850
This Gibson B-25 was made in the USA in 1965. This guitar shows lots of play wear, but it remains in fine playing condition. There are dings, and dents, and a few repaired cracks. This guitar has a wide 1 and 11/16ths inch nut width. It has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It comes with the original soft case.
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1966 Fender Jaguar

$4,250
This is a very cool playing and sounding Fender Jaguar that was made in the USA in 1966. The body has an original custom color olympic white finish. The vast majority of custom color Jazzmasters and Jaguars made from 1962-1970 have matching headstocks, but this one does not. We have examined the guitar carefully and believe this to be a rare example of a non-matching headstock custom color...
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1969 Gibson SG Custom

$5,650
This is an extremely cool playing and sounding Gibson SG Custom that was made in the USA in 1969. This example has spent many years on the road and shows many dings and dents, and considerable finish checking. Despite the wear, there are no breaks or repairs, and the guitar is in fine playing condition. It has been setup in out shop and needs nothing. It comes with the original case which is...
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1963 Gibson ES-330T

$3,600
This Gibson ES-330T was made in the USA in 1963. Although this example shows some light wear it is in very nice shape for its age. It is all original. It plays and sounds great. It comes with the original gator case.
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2005 Fender Custom Telecaster

$1,150
This Fender Telecaster Custom was made in Japan around 2005. These are rare in cherry. This guitar has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It shows lots of play wear, but no structural damage. It comes with a gigbag.
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1978 Fender Musicmaster Bass

$975
This Fender Musicmaster was made in the USA in 1978. This example shows heavy play wear with numerous dings, dents, and scratches. Despite the weat the bass is in very good playing condition and it sounds great. It has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It comes wit the original soft shell case which is in rough and poor condition and the bass comes with a gig bag.
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2004 Fender Jazzmaster

$1,150
This Fender Jazzmaster was manufactured in Japan in 2004. It shows normal play wear but no structural damage. It sounds excellent and it has been pro-setup and plays very well. It comes with a gigbag.
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1971 Fender Stratocaster

$12,500
This is a very cool Hendrix Era Strat that was made in the USA in 1971. It has an original custom color black finish. It has a one piece 4-bolt maple neck. There is a lot of play wear but this guitar remains in fine playing condition. It has been refretted and has a changed nut but is otherwise in original condition. It comes with the original case.
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1940 Martin 0-18

$3,850
This wonderful Martin 0-18 was made in the USA in 1940. It has clearly seen many hard days on the road, but all its issues have been addressed and it is a great playing and sounding instrument. While the guitar plays well the action is on the high side and the guitar is borderline needing a neck reset.  The string height is 4/32nds at the 12th fret. We decided to leave it up the buyer to decide...
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2016 Gibson ES-339

$1,850
This Gibson ES-339 was made in the USA in 2016. Black satin finish. It is USED but shows only light play wear. It has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It comes with the original case.
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1965 Fender Princeton Reverb

$2,650
This Fender Princeton Reverb was made in the USA in early 1965. This is a pre-cbs blackface example with the "Fender Electric Instruments" logo. This amp sounds fantastic but does have some changed parts. The speaker, power transformer, and reverb transformer are not original, and there are some changed filter caps. The other parts appear correct. It is in fine working condition.
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1950 Gibson J-45

$4,150
This Gibson J-45 was made in the USA in 1950. This guitar is a road warrior that has been to hell and back several times. While it has tons of wear and extensive repairs, this guitar is in very fine playing condition and it sounds excellent. There are several repaired cracks and both the bridge and bridge plate are replaced. The bridge pins and nut are also not original and there is some...
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1973 Fender Jazz Bass

$3,750
This is a very good playing and sounding Fender Jazz Bass that was made in the USA in 1973. The bass shows normal play wear but there is no structural damage. The finish is original, and has some "case rash" from being left in the case too long. The bass is in very fine playing condition and sounds great. It comes with the original case.
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1979 Gibson RD Artist

$2,250
This Gibson RD Artist bass guitar was made in the USA in 1979. This bass looks, sounds and plays great. It shows normal play wear but no structural damage. It is stamped a second and bgn meaning that it had a factory cosmetic blemish. The bass has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It comes with the original case.
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1962 Fender Jazzmaster

$4,650
This is a very cool Fender Jazzmaster from 1962. It has been refinished and refretted. The pots and tuners are changed but the other parts are original. This pre-cbs Jazzmaster has a slab rosewood board, and sounds really great. It has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It comes with the original case in the pictures which is original but in rough-poor condition.
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1956 Gibson Les Paul Custom

$24,950
This fantastic Gibson Les Paul Custom was made in the USA in 1956. These first generation Les Paul Custom with the Alnico neck pickup are some of the finest sounding electric guitars ever made. This example shows normal play wear, some dings, dents, and scratches, and there is finish checking. At some point there was a slight seam separation on the treble side of the peghead which was...
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1961 Fender Champ

$1,875
This Fender Champ was made in the USA in 1961. This example works fine, and sounds incredible. It has a few changed caps, and the speaker is not original. Also, a former owner added a handy line-out to the tweed back panel, which is good for recording. There is normal wear and tear but overall this one is in nice shape.
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2007 Fano SP6

$1,950
This Fano SP6 was made in the USA in 2007. This is a fantastic playing and sounding instrument. It shows light play wear but no damage. It has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It comes with the original gigbag.
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1949 Gibson J-45

$4,650
This Gibson J-45 was made in the USA in 1949. This example shows HEAVY play wear, but despite that, this guitar is in very fine playing condition and it sounds incredible. There are several repaired cracks and the original finish shows heavy wear and checking. The bridge plate, tuners, and nut are not original but otherwise the other parts appear correct. It has been pro-setup and needs...
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1976 Fender Jazz Bass

$2,850
This Fender Jazz Bass was made in the USA in 1976. It shows normal play wear but no structural damage. All the parts are original. It has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It weighs 10 pounds and 12 ounces. It comes with a non original hard case.
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1961 Gibson ES-355 Mono

$17,500
This Gibson ES-355 was made in the USA in 1961. This is a fantastic playing and sounding PAF thinline from Gibson's golden era. The 355 was the top-of-the line Gibson thinline, most were stereo, but this one is mono. It also sports an original gold sideways vibrola. The guitar is original except that it has been refretted. The interior label is damaged but the serial number is intact on the...
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1961 Fender Jazzmaster

$6,800
This Fender Jazzmaster was made in the USA in 1961. This slab board Jazzmaster is one of the best sounding, playing, and looking examples we have had through the store. The original black bottom pickups sound excellent. All of the parts are original except the bridge studs. Pots date to 1960. The guitar has been pro-setup and needs nothing. It comes with the original case.
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1972 Mosrite Ventures

$2,450
This Mosrite Bass was made in the USA in 1972. It sports a beautiful silver sparkle finish. We have examined and the finish seems to be original - but we can't be sure. It was definitely shot professionally a very long time ago and it looks incredible. All of the parts are original and the bass plays great. It comes with the original case.
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1966 Gibson ES-335

$6,500
This Gibson ES-335 was made in the USA in 1966. This is a fantastic playing and sounding example in all original condition. It has an original bigsby. The frets are original, they show play wear, but still play well without buzzing. The guitar has been pro-setup and is ready to go. The guitar has a 1 & 9/16ths nut width. There are no breaks or repairs. It comes with the original case in the...
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