Southside Guitars
Ben Taylor-Sam Taylor
(718) 218-8201
Brooklyn, NY
5:14 AM
Southside Guitars is open Monday-Friday 11am to 7pm and Saturday 12 to 6pm. We are closed Sunday. "Please feel free to stop by and check out our shop. We do recommend looking at our inventory online beforehand. We have a small selection of used instruments on display. Please note that the majority of our inventory is stored in cases. Southside Guitars was founded in 2006 by Ben and Sam Taylor to showcase our love of vintage music gear and our desire to provide excellent quality used and vintage instruments to musicians and collectors. We specialize in collector and player grade vintage guitars, basses, amps and effects. We carry lots of very unique instruments and have something for every musician out there. If you are in the New York area and like vintage guitars you will not be disappointed."

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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1966 Gibson SG Standard

$3,950
This Gibson SG Standard was made in the USA in 1966. If you are looking for a great player for a fraction of what an all original version would cost this is a good candidate. It was originally pelham blue ( ! ) before someone stripped it and refinished natural. On the positive side there are no cracks or repairs to the neck, although there is a repair on the side of the body by the control...
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1982 Fender Jazz Bass

$2,850
This Fender Jazz Bass was made in the USA in 1982. In some ways, the 1982 model is like the 1966 model in that it has binding on the neck, but no blocks, and it was the first year that Fender returned to the 4-bolt neck design. This particular example is extremely clean condition with very little wear for its age. It is all original with the exception of the nut. It weighs 10 pounds 5 ounces....
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1970 Marshall 4x10 Slant Speaker Cabinet

$3,500
This listing is for a killer rare 1970 Marshall 4x10 Slant Speaker Cabinet. This Marshall cabinet, serial #31761 was made in the UK in the early 1970's. The cabinet is a rare 4x10 version and sounds amazing, especially with a 50 watt and lower wattage heads. The 10" speakers are not ideally suited for the more powerfull 100 heads. The amp is loaded with the original Celestion Greenback speakers...
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1981 Electro-Harmonix Screaming Tree Treble Booster

$525
This listing is for an Electro Harmonix Screaming Tree Treble Booster. This pedal is from 1981 and is in a rare "reverse logo" black silkscreen. EH did this occasionally and such units are rare. We have not been able to find a single other Screaming Tree out there in this color way. This pedal has shows some signs of age and play wear. There are scratches along the top and scrapes along the...
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~1970 Univox Super Fuzz U-1095

$1,150
This listing is for a 1970s Univox Super Fuzz U-1095 in Black. This is the classic Super Fuzz we all know and love, in the rarest color way, black enclosure with the grey pad. Not only does it look good but it sounds incredible, is all original and completely functional. It will ship as pictured with no other hardware or paperwork.
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1970 Elk Super Fuzz Sustainar

$850
This listing is for an Elk Super Fuzz Sustainar made in Japan in the 1970's. This is a very cool and rare fuzz from the Japanese market. It is all original and is in very good cosmetic shape. It has been serviced, is fully functional, and sounds great.
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2021 Gibson 'Captain' Kirk Douglas Signature SG

$2,500
This listing is for a 2021 Gibson 'Captain' Kirk Douglas Signature SG. This now discontinued model features three Gibson BurstBuckers and a 'Captain' Gibson Lyre Vibrola. All the parts are original and the guitar has little to no play wear. The guitar had a small headstock crack that has been expertly repaired and it is not going anywhere. It has been pro set up in our shop and is playing and...
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1989 Fender MIJ Telecaster

$1,250
This listing is for a Fender 70s Reissue Telecaster made in Japan in 1989. It has some wear such as dings and dents which are pictured. It has some minor modifications, the tuners and volume pot were changed and there is some chisel in the control cavity. It is otherwise in good shape and has been pro set up in our shop so it is playing and sounding great. It weighs 7 pounds 6.8 ounces and comes...
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~2010 Epiphone Firebird Studio

$650
This listing is for a 2010s Epiphone Firebird Studio. This is in a cool natural finish that we believe was part of a large retailer exclusive. It is in good shape with some minor playwear like dings and dents, it is missing the truss rod cover, and there is one small screw hole that seems came from a previous pickguard that was installed and then the original was put back on. It has been pro...
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2008 Fender '62 Reissue Telecaster Custom CIJ MIJ

$1,350
This listing is for a Fender 1962 Reissue Telecaster Custom made in Japan in 2008. It has some minor signs of wear but no major damage. It has been pro set up in our shop and is playing and sounding great. It weighs 7 pounds 11 ounces and comes with a gig bag.
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1975 Fender Telecaster

$3,450
This Fender Telecaster was made in the USA in 1975. It is a very good playing and sounding Telecaster, and it has a relatively rare factory black finish. That said, most of the parts have been changed, and it has been crudely routed for a humbucker in the neck position. The parts that are still original are the tuners, the neckplate, the control plate, the frets, and one of the pots. The...
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1968 Fender Telecaster Custom

$14,750
This Fender Telecaster Custom was made in the USA in 1968. It is a great playing and sounding guitar with an awesome look. It is mostly original, but at some point a humbucker was installed in the neck position. This required routing which is visible under the pickguard. There is not a Duncan antiquity in the neck position. The bridge pickup is original. Aside from the neck pickup, and a...
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2024 Fender MIJ FSR Traditional 60s Telecaster

$1,450
This listing is for a Fender Special Run Traditional 60s Telecaster made in Japan in 2024. This guitar is in excellent shape and like new with the factory plastic. It has been pro set up in our shop and is playing and sounding great. It weighs 6 pounds 11 ounces and comes with a gig bag.
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2019 Fender MIM Tom Morello Signature Stratocaster

$1,125
This listing is for a Fender Tom Morello Signature Stratocaster made in Mexico in 2019. It is in very good condition and shows little to no signs of wear. It has been pro set up in our shop and is playing and sounding great. It weighs 8 pounds and comes with a hardshell case.
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2011 Fender MIJ Telecaster

$1,750
This listing is for a Fender '69 Reissue Telecaster made in Japan in 2011. It is in good condition with some minor wear such as dings and dents and finish checking which is common on these paisley and floral guitars. Most of the checking is on the back of the body. It has been pro set-up in our shop and is playing and sounding great. It weighs 8 pounds and comes with a gig bag.
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2014 Fender MIJ Telecaster

$1,450
This listing is for a Fender '62 Reissue Telecaster made in Japan in 2014. This guitar is in very good condition with very minor evidence of wear or use. It has been pro set up in our shop and is playing and sounding great. It weighs 7 pounds 11 ounces and comes with a gig bag.
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1958 Gretsch 6189 Streamliner / Double Anniversary

$4,650
This Gretsch Streamliner was made in the USA in early 1958. It is marked "6189" on the label but the 6189 Streamliner was a single pickup guitar. This guitar has generated some discussion in our store about whether it is a rare transitional model or simply a modified Streamliner. The argument for original is that both pickups are matching 50's PAF filtertrons, the pots (which would not even be...
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1983 Fender Stratocaster

$1,875
This Fender Stratocaster was made in the USA in 1983. Aside from some light play wear it is in very clean condition. It is all original. The guitar has been pro-setup in our store and plays great. It comes with a non original hard case.
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1958 Gibson J-45

$7,500
This is a great playing and sounding Gibson J-45 that was made in the USA in 1958. It shows normal play wear but no structural damage. Everything is original except it has been refretted. The guitar has been pro-setup in our store and is in very good playing condition. It comes with a non original hard case.
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1989 Gibson Les Paul Standard

$4,550
This Gibson Les Paul Standard was made in the USA in 1989. The guitar shows play wear but overall it is in very good shape. By the control knobs there are a couple hairline non-structural surface cracks. The guitar is all original except for the nut. The guitar has been pro-setup in our store and plays great. It comes with the original case.
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1965 Guild M-20 Economy Model

$2,850
This Guild M-20 was made in the USA in 1965. The M-20 is known as the Nick Drake model and is a great sounding small bodied, yet full scale, instrument. This example shows some wear but is in nice shape overall. The bridge is changed but the other parts are original. It has had a pro neck reset at some point so the neck angle is great. There is a back crack that is cleated and repaired. The...
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1964 169413 Gibson ES-175

$7,950
This is a very nice Gibson ES-175, made in the USA in 1964. The Varitone appears to be factory indicating a custom order. The guitar shows light play wear but is very clean over all. There is no structural damage. This is a very good playing and sounding guitar and the Varitone gives some tonal options not generally available on this model. It comes with the original case.
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1964 Gibson Firebird

$25,950
This Gibson Firebird VII was made in the USA in 1964. The VII was the highest end firebird and today is the most rare. In 1964 Gibson shipped only 173 VII's, compared to 510 V's, 1254 III's, and 497 I's. This example is 100% original aside from a pro-refret, and has no cracks or repairs. It sounds incredible. It has been pro-setup in our store and it comes with the original case.
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1960 Gibson J-50

$6,500
This Gibson J-50 was made in the USA in 1960. It has some honest play wear and finish checking but overall it is in nice shape, and it is an excellent playing and sounding instrument. It has a typical crack along the pickguard edge running to the bridge but is otherwise structurally sound. The bridge has been reset. This guitar has been pro-setup in our store and comes with the original case...
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1968 Gibson ES-335

$9,450
This Gibson ES-335 was made in the USA in 1968. The guitar shows light play wear and light finish checking with no structural or serious damage of any kind. Aside from a refret it is all original. The original patent sticker pickups sound great. It has been pro-setup in our store and is in excellent playing condition. It comes with the original case.
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1940 Recording King by Gibson A-104 Roy Smeck

$4,350
The Recording King A-104 was made by Gibson alongside the ES-150 known as the Charlie Christian model. The two models are very similar in construction with the primary difference being the placement of the controls. They use essentially the same wonderful sounding pickup, although the edges on the Recording King model are rounded instead of hexagonal. This example shows play wear but it is in...
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1995 Fender MIJ Telecatser

$1,350
This listing is for a Fender '62 Reissue Telecaster made in Japan in 1995. This guitar is in very good shape and though it is used it shows very little signs of wear. It has been pro set up in our shop and is playing and sounding great. It weighs 7 pounds 5.9 ounces and comes with a gig bag.
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2000 Fender CIJ-MIJ Jazz Bass

$1,250
This listing is for a Fender Jazz Bass made in Japan in 2000. It is in very good condition with little to no signs of wear besides some basic scratches here and there. It has been pro set up in our shop and is playing and sounding great. It weighs 9 pounds 1.5oz and comes with a gig bag.
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2006 Fender MIJ Mustang

$1,350
This listing is for a Fender Mustang made in Japan in 2006. This guitar is in good shape with some play wear, most notably on the control plate which is pictured, but it is otherwise in good shape. It has been pro set-up in our shop so it is playing and sounding great. It weighs 8lbs 7.4oz and comes with a gig bag.
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1994 Fender MIJ Mustang

$1,350
This listing is for a Fender Mustang made in Japan in 1994. This guitar is in very good shape with little to no signs of wear. It has been pro set up in our shop and is playing and sounding great. It weighs 6lbs 9.8oz and comes with a gig bag.
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