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George Coutretsis
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1930 Gibson Nick Lucas Special

$4,950
Here's a 1930 Gibson Nick Lucas Tenor. Very rare model! The guitar has been refinished, into a really cool Burgundy color. There's one top crack repair, and three on the back, while the rest is solid. At some point there was a pickup installed on the body where the 15th fret is, as you can see the two tiny holes. Mahogany back & sides, Grover banjo style tuners, with the body measuring 14 3/4"...
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1964 Gibson SG Junior

$3,595
Here's a 1964 Gibson SG Junior in Cherry finish. KILLER, all original example! The guitar is very clean, with no breaks, cracks, repairs. It's light weight, super resonant and loud un-plugged, with a strong & punchy P-90 , and a neck to die for! Wide neck profile, that couldn't feel any better. It's an absolute pleasure to play!! The original frets still have life. The cherry finish is vibrant...
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Antonio Grauso Grand Auditorium

$2,950
Up for grabs is this early 1900's Antonio Grauso Auditorium acoustic guitar. Grauso was an Italian builder based out of New York, who was well known for his high end mandolins. We've never seen another 6-string acoustic guitar before! Spruce top, mahogany back & sides, and beautiful checker binding on the top and down the back of the guitar. The rosette around the sound hole has incredible...
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1974 Fender Precision Bass

$3,450
Here's a 1974 Fender P-Bass in Black finish. Great playing & sounding bass, that's 100% original! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Fast playing medium C profile maple neck, with low action down the board. The bass plays over the top good! Original frets have plenty of life left as well. Strong, fat sounding pickup....just the way you want a P-Bass to sound. It gets really smooth & articulate when you...
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1959 Gretsch 6117 Double Anniversary

$2,495
Up for grabs is this 1959 Gretsch 6117 Double Anniversary Model in Sunburst finish. Rare lefty model, that's been modified with P-90 pickups. The pots, tailpiece, bridge, knobs, and tuners are original. Besides a little buckle rash on the back, the body & finish are in great shape. There's some rotting in the binding along the top where the neck joins the body, while the rest is in good shape and...
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1953 Gretsch Synchromatic

$2,495
Here's a 1953 Gretsch Archtop in Sunburst finish. Lovely playing & sounding acoustic archtop, that appears to be all original. No breaks or repairs. Maple top, flame maple back & sides, stair step bridge, harp style trapeze tailpiece, Waverly tuners, and measure 16" wide. Neck and body binding is all fully intact. Fantastic playability, with low action down the board, and plenty of room in the...
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1957 Fender Precision Bass

$14,500
Here's a 1957 Fender Precision Bass. Fantastic example that's in good, original condition. Original black bottom split coil pickup sounds amazing!! The neck plays incredibly well, with plenty of fret life left. Neck date is 10/57 & the body date is 9/57. Original pots are in perfect working order, and date to the 4th week of 1957. Resonant and lightweight, coming in at 8lbs 8oz. The bass is all...
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1977 Gibson J-45/50

$1,495
Up for grabs is this 1977 Gibson J-45/50 in Sunburst finish. So much bang for the buck with this guitar!! Everything is original. Solid spruce top, mahogany back & sides, with a rosewood fingerboard & bridge. No cracks, breaks, or repairs. The neck is butter and plays with complete ease! Low action down the board. The frets are original and on the lower side, but still have some life left....
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1976 Gibson Les Paul Recording

$4,950
Here's a 1976 Gibson Les Paul Recording in rare alpine white finish. Beautiful clean example, that's 100% original! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Two great sounding low-impedance pickups, with high/low impedance selector, bass and tone controls, which offers a big array of tones. The guitar really sounds fantastic. It also plays equally fantastic, with slinky low action down the length of the...
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2000 Gibson Les Paul Custom

$6,950
Here's a 2000 Gibson Les Paul Playboy Millennium Playmates Commemorative Model. This is #6 out of 50 ever made from the Gibson Custom Shop. Mother of pearl "PLAYBOY" logo on the fingerboard, with the famous Bunny Ear logo on the headstock and pickup selector. The guitar itself is a beautiful trans black Custom, that has a AAA carved maple top, mahogany body, ebony fingerboard, front & back...
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1965 Ampeg BB-5

$3,950
Up for grabs is this very rare, 1965 Ampeg 5-string Baby Bass. It's hard enough to find a 4-string!! Everything is stock & original on the bass. Electronics/pickup work perfect and sound great! There's no separation along the sides of the body, as everything is solid and in tact. No cracks in the body either. Only thing missing is the extra kick stand/leg height adjuster. The original soft bag is...
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1972 Fender Precision Bass

$3,450
Here's a 1972 Fender P-Bass in 3-Tone Sunburst. Beautiful, clean bass...no breaks, cracks, repairs. February 5, 1972 neck date, with '72 pots. Everything is original except for the pickups. Outstanding playing/feeling medium C profile neck, that plays fast and smooth. The action is low down the length of the board. Nice dark piece of rosewood as well. Frets are in good shape and have plenty of...
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1972 Rickenbacker 4001

$4,950
Here's 1972 Rickenbacker 4001 in Fireglo finish. What an incredible bass!! 100% original example. Serial LI1006, which dates the bass to '72, with matching '72 pots. Features checkerboard binding, neck-thru construction, maple body, bound rosewood fingerboard, full crush inlays (shark fin) that go to the end of the fretboard, Ric-O-Sound wiring, "hi-gain" pickup in the bridge, and a toaster...
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2019 Black Volt Silver Bullet Treble Booster

$275
A Volume & Bright booster with a fresh approach to the original Dallas Arbiter Range Master circuit of the 60's-70's. Built completely by hand using the highest quality components on turret boards. Comes stock with a vintage Germanium Transistor. When turned up it adds harmonic excitement in the upper frequencies and a bit of drive. It also has a bright and normal switch which allows you to...
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2019 Black Volt FDR FET

$400
Built on the same platform as the VFUZZ, the FDR is an organic tube-like overdrive with Volume, Gain & Tone controls. Built with fet transistors. Each and every pedal is built completely by hand and hand wired the old fashioned way. NO PCB’s Here. Built on custom turret boards with the highest quality components. Ultra transparent and open sounding with tons of volume. totally organic amp like...
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2019 Black Volt Fuzz

$400
An original, but vintage style fuzz pedal based on some of the greatest fuzz circuits in history. Each and every pedal is built completely by hand and hand wired the old fashioned way. NO PCB’s Here. Built on custom turret boards with the highest quality components, VFUZZ has two transistor sockets with transistors that are easily swappable allowing the user to explore and endless variety of...
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2019 Black Volt Brooklyn Special

$4,500
Here's a brand new, Limited Edition, Black Volt Brooklyn Special....serial#007! All the best of the legendary tweed Bassman and Plexi style amps, reimagined through the Black Volt lens. Perfect clean tones to scorching distortions. The head features 2 channels: clean and XXX gain channel, with treble, bass, presence, and volume controls. Huge range of amazing tones!! The amp is 50 watts of class...
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2019 Black Volt 1x12 Crazy Horse

$3,500
Here's a brand new Black Volt 1x12 Crazy Horse combo. This Black Volt flagship amp is constructed completely by hand, and hand wired in Los Angeles, CA. Every design is truly one of a kind! The circuit is inspired by the raw sound of tweed, Blackface, and Marshall Plexi amps, when pushed to their limit. Stellar cleans to classic crunch, with complex touch sensitive harmonic distortions. This...
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2019 Black Volt 1x12 Crazy Horse

$3,950
Here's a brand new Black Volt 1x12 Crazy Horse combo. This Black Volt flagship amp is constructed completely by hand, and hand wired in Los Angeles, CA. Every design is truly one of a kind! The circuit is inspired by the raw sound of tweed, Blackface, and Marshall Plexi amps, when pushed to their limit. Stellar cleans to classic crunch, with complex touch sensitive harmonic distortions. This...
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2019 Black Volt 1x12 Limited Edition Whitey

$3,500
Here's a brand new, Limited Edition, Black Volt 1x12 Whitey combo. The Whitey is a high gain tweed/plexi mashup style circuit, that takes the best of both legendary amps, and distills them into a single-channel, single-input powerhouse! This is version 2.0, with an added presence control, and modified tone circuit. The speaker is a 12" Celestion G12T-75, which is a high powered speaker, that...
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1974 Gibson Les Paul Deluxe

$1,950
Here's a 1974 Les Paul Deluxe in Cherry Sunburst finish. This one's got a super Jimmy Page vibe! Outstanding player grade Les Paul that won't break the bank. Off the bat, the guitar was routed for humbuckers. It's also had a professionally repaired headstock that's now as solid as ever. The pots, tuners, and hardware are also changed. The guitar acoustically is loud & resonant....great piece of...
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1945 Gibson J-45

$7,950
Up for grabs is this 1945, Banner Headstock J-45. Oh if this one could talk! Clearly the guitar has had some work done....but it truly plays & sounds fantastic! The body, neck, and pickguard are authentic and original. Spruce top, mahogany back & sides, mahogany neck, Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard, and classic wartime banner headstock, which were made from 1942-1946. At some point the guitar had...
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1958 Gibson EB-1

$7,450
Here's a 1958 Gibson EB-1. Rare, all original example! This one is fantastic!! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Violin shape, solid mahogany body, carved top, painted f-hole, single neck pickup with brown bakelite cover, barrel knobs, and Kluson banjo style tuners. Chunky neck profile, that plays like butter! Action is low down the board. Frets have life left as well. 30 1/2" scale length. The pickup,...
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1964 Gibson SG Junior

$2,450
Here's a 1964 Gibson SG Jr in Cherry finish. This one is KILLER folks. No breaks, cracks, repairs. The tuners, pickup, and trem arm not original, while everything else is. Matching original '64 pots, original bridge, tailpiece, pickguard, and knobs. The neck has a wide profile, and plays out of this world good! Action is low down the entire board. The guitar is also acoustically loud and super...
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1899 Martin 0-28

$8,950
Here's a Martin 0-28 from 1899. Serial #8410. 100% original guitar, that's never had a neck re-set. "99" is written in pencil on the inside of the top, and "MARTIN" is stamped into the back of the headstock. There's a few professionally repaired cracks on the top, one repaired crack on the side, while the rest of the guitar is crack and repair free! Scalloped braced, Adirondack spruce top,...
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1979 Gibson ES-335

$3,450
Here's a 1979 Gibson ES-335 in Wine Red. Near mint guitar, that's 100% original, and just an overall incredible example! No breaks, cracks, repairs. The wine red finish is a deep, un-faded wine red, that's absolutely gorgeous! The neck has a chunky wide profile, and plays like a dream. The frets are clean, and in good shape as well. The guitar has very low mileage to it! Both original humbuckers...
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1978 Fender Jazz Bass

$2,595
Here's a 1978 Fender Jazz Bass in Black finish. Killer playing & sounding bass! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Overall it's in really nice shape, with no major dings or scratches. At some point the bass had a Bad Ass Bridge on, but the original bridge is back on. Everything is 100% original. The neck plays smooth & fast, with low action, and good fret life. The block inlay maple neck, which looks...
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1937 Gibson L-4

$2,995
Here's a 1937 Gibson L-4 in Sunburst finish. Beautiful all original example! Solid spruce top, solid maple back & sides, Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard, mother of pearl inlays, 'fleur-de-lis' peghead inlay, Grover tuners, bound body & fingerboard, 16" at the bout, parallel braced. V shape neck profile, with exceptional playability. The action is low all the way down the board! Original frets have...
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1962 Gibson J-50

$2,995
Up for grabs is this 1962 Gibson J-50 in Natural finish. Well....what can see about this vibe machine? Lets start with what a great playing & sounding guitar it is! This comes to us from a real life cowboy! Seriously. Everything is original except for, you guessed it, the red sparkle pickguards. Slope shoulder dreadnaught, with a solid spruce top, solid mahogany back & sides, and single line...
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1988 Lowden L32C-12

$3,950
Here's a rare 1988 Lowden 12-String Jumbo guitar with a cutaway! Serial number 882. Hand made in Northern Ireland by the great luthier George Lowden, this is as fine of a playing & sounding acoustic 12-string that you'll ever come across. Lowden's are truly a cut above the rest, and this is another wonderful example. Near mint, 100% original.....no breaks, cracks, repairs. Features include a...
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