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1952 Gibson J-200

$6,950
Up for grabs is this 1952 Gibson J-200 in Tobacco Sunburst finish. You just gotta trust us here: this is one of the best sounding J-200's we've ever come across! It sounds how you always want these to sound, and sometimes never do: high volume, big bottom end, with beautiful clarity (NOT THIN). It also happens to have low action and plays like a dream. Very comfortable & easy playing medium C...
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1989 Fender 62 Reissue Stratocaster

$2,595
Here's a 1989 Fender '62 Reissue Strat in Olympic White finish. An overall fantastic example, that's 100% original. No breaks, cracks, repairs. Aug 22 1989 neck date, with matching '89 pots. The guitar couldn't play any better, as the action is low & slinky. Frets have good life left as well. All three single coils are strong, full, and ooze vintage vibe. Trem works great too! Killer guitar from...
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1962 Epiphone Texan

$3,595
Here's a 1962 Epiphone Texan in Sunburst finish. Outstanding playing & sounding slope shoulder dreadnaught, born in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Everything on the guitar is original, with the exception of the bridge & bridge plate. Spruce top, mahogany back & sides, rosewood fingerboard, with a 25 1/2" scale length. There's a few professionally repaired top cracks, that are sealed and good to go. No...
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1965 Ampeg Baby Bass BB-5

$5,595
Here's an Ampeg 5-string Baby Bass in original red finish. Impossibly rare example! We've never seen this combination of color on a 5 string. Everything on the bass is original. Serial number is 001883. There was a tiny ding on the lower corner of the top (at the very edge on the bass side) that's been fixed and touched up. The rest is solid, and in really nice shape. No body separation....
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1987 Gibson SG Special

$1,450
Here's a 1987 Gibson SG Special in Ferrari Red finish. Clean, 100% original example. No breaks, cracks, repairs. This was a re-design of the SG Special introduced in 1985, and went to 1996. 3 control knobs, and two Pat No Stamped humbuckers. The guitar plays & sounds fantastic! Balanced, light weight, and very resonant. The neck is butter, with slinky low action down the board. The profile is...
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1961 Danelectro DC-2

$2,195
Here's a 1961 Danelectro DC-2 in rare & original white finish. Clean, beautiful example! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Two original '59 pots, and an original '61 pot. Butter playing neck, with low action down the board. Every note plays. Frets have life left as well. Both original lipstick pickups sound great! Full, clear, & balanced. This one's got all the vibe. Just an outstanding playing &...
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1991 Gibson ES-165 Herb Ellis

$2,595
Here's a 1991 Gibson ES-165 Herb Ellis in Tobacco Sunburst finish. No breaks, cracks, repairs. This is an early, first year example, before 'Herb Ellis' was stenciled on the head stock! The guitar features beautiful figured maple top, back, and sides, mother of pearl parallelogram inlays, Grover tuners, 60's style trapeze tailpiece, Tunematic bridge, and a Gibson Pat Number stamped pickup in the...
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1953 Gibson Grande Console

$2,950
Here's a 1953 Gibson Grande Console Pedal Steel. RARE triple neck example, that's 100% original! Only 98 sunburst Grande Console's were shipped between 1951 and 1956. Everything is in perfect working order. Each neck is an 8 string, each with it's own P-90. All the three P-90's read strong and sound incredible! Fantastic overall example. Beautiful clean case included.. Before shipping, all...
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2015 Rock n Roll Relics Johnny Thunders II

$2,595
Here's a 2015 Rock n Roll Relics Johnny Thunders II model in TV Yellow finish. Another amazing Rock n Roll Relics!! This one is a heavy relic, and 100% original. No breaks, cracks, repairs. Absolutely killer playing & sounding guitar, with nothing but mojo. The neck has more of a 60's profile, as opposed to a baseball bat. Action is low, and a breeze to play. Frets are in good shape as well. Two...
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1958 Gibson Les Paul Jr

$14,995
Here's a 1958 Gibson Les Paul Jr in TV Yellow finish. Clean, 100% original guitar, and without a doubt, one of the nicest examples we've ever come across!! No breaks, cracks, repairs. There's some minor wear on the back of the neck at the 1st & 3rd frets, probably from capo use, while the rest of the guitar is in beautiful condition. Light weight, very resonant, and just an overall incredible...
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1960 Gibson ES-125TC

$2,950
1960 Gibson ES-125TC 14 % off
Here's a 1960 Gibson ES-125 in Cherry Sunburst finish. The guitar is all original, and features an impossibly rare factory side pull tremolo! This must've been a special order, as we've never seen another. On top of that, this an incredible example of an ES-125! No breaks, cracks, repairs. The guitar has lived in a controlled climate, in a case, for many years now. The cherry sunburst finish is...
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1978 Gibson ES-335TD

$3,595
1978 Gibson ES-335TD 22 % off
Here's a 1978 Gibson ES-335 in Tobacco Sunburst finish. 100% original....and minty clean! No breaks, cracks, repairs. This one was well taken care of through the years. Besides the body being in great condition, the finish is un-faded. Cool wood grain on the top as well. The guitar also happens to be a GREAT playing & sounding 335. Medium profile neck, that plays fantastic!! Low action from top...
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1965 Fender Mustang

$2,495
Here's a 1965 Fender Mustang in Olympic White finish. This guitar has so much vibe...Just ask previous owner Mike $ Allen!! L series serial number, 8 OCT 65 B neck date, with original '65 pots. Everything on the guitar is original, with the exception of the bridge pickup, and pickup covers. The bridge as a 12.50k output, and sounds huge! There's no label on it, so we're not 100% sure who the...
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Blankenship Princeton Reverb

$1,950
Up for grabs is this Roy Blankenship Princeton Reverb in custom white tolex. The amp was built from a relica chassis, and is a ground up re-build from legendary amp guru Roy Blankenship! The work includes getting completely hand wired, replacing the classic Princeton 10" speaker with a 12" speaker, replacing both transformers with slightly larger Mercury Magnetics, and changing the wattage from...
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1955 Gibson GA-6

$1,950
Here's a 1955 Gibson GA-6 combo. Everything is original, with the exception of the caps. Serial #23999. The amp has just been serviced, and is good to go for the long haul! Both transformers are original, along with the 12" Jensen Alnico 5 speaker. There's nothing quite like a 50's GA-6 cranked!! And this one is as great as it gets. Nice clean tone at low volumes as well. All the inputs have...
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1952 Fender Tweed Pro

$5,950
Here's a 1952 Fender Tweed Deluxe combo. This comes to us from a private, uncirculated collection! Clean, all original example, that's in perfect working condition. 5B5 circuit, original transformers, wide panel front, with a 15" Jensen Alnico 5 speaker. The speaker and pots both date to 1952. The tweed is in fantastic condition! Nicest example we've come across. And oh the tone! Big, warm,...
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1951 Fender Tweed Deluxe 5A3

$3,950
Here's a 1951 Fender Tweed Deluxe combo. This comes to us from a private, uncirculated collection! With the exception of the handle, everything on the amp is original, including the transformers, and in perfect working condition. 5A3 circuit, TV front panel, with a 12" Jensen Alnico 5 speaker. The amp sounds so incredible. Absolutely perfect for either home, small gigs, or the studio. Clean &...
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1968 Mosrite Joe Maphis Mark XVIIII Double Neck

$4,595
Here's a 1968 Mosrite Joe Maphis Double Neck in White finish. Rare original model, that plays & sounds great! July 20 1968 neck pocket stamp. There's some vibey checking going on throughout both bodies, with no major dings or cracks. No repairs either. Both necks play really well, with low action on each. The frets are original fretless wonder style frets....and every note plays! Dual high-out...
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1980 Roland RE-201 Space Echo Tape Delay/Reverb

$2,450
Here's an original Roland SE-201 Space Echo Tape Delay/Reverb from 1980. The unit has been properly serviced, works perfect, and is set up for US voltage. And WOW does it sound incredible! There's a huge range between the delay & reverb effects. The tape, which is excellent condition, gives everything such beautiful warmth. This one is quiet too!! Super inspiring to play! Before shipping, all...
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1961 Rickenbacker M-8E 1x8 Combo

$995
Here's a 1961 Rickenbacker M-8E combo. These are such rare & cool little combos, that were made to compete with Fender tweed champs. This one definitely has that vibe. Stays clean and a low volume, then has KILLER drive when cranked. Nice & full too. Perfect for home or the studio. Original 8" Jensen Speaker. This is serviced, and ready to go! Weight: 10lbs Feel free to call or email...
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1977 MXR Phase 100 Block Logo

$250
Up for grabs is this original 1977 MXR Phase 100. All original, block logo example! Works perfect, and sounds amazing! So much range. Works off an internal 9 volt battery. The reissues don't touch these!! We promise... Feel free to call or email anytime with questions, picture requests, or just to chat about the instrument! For International shipping, please message us your city & postal...
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1965 Gibson EB-0F

$3,295
Here's a 1965 Gibson EB-0 Fuzztone bass in Cherry finish. Super rare one here! No breaks, cracks, repairs. The original fuzztone circuit has been removed, but the bass functions perfect as a passive bass. Super comfortable playing neck with low action. The original humbucker in the neck position sounds huge!! Big & warm, yet not muddy. Cleans up nicely when you roll the volume. Really versatile...
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2008 John Dinsmore African Rosewood Dreadnaught

$2,295
Here's a 2008 John Dinsmore African Rosewood Dreadnaught guitar. Handmade in Forsyth Georgia, the guitar is 100% original, and rivals any boutique acoustic out there that are double in price! We promise. John Dinsmore is a retired master furniture builder, who built incredible guitars based on a D-28, but with his ideas on sound & playability. Using only the finest woods, this particular example...
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2007 John Dinsmore Koa Dreadnaught

$2,295
Here's a 2007 John Dinsmore Koa Dreadnaught guitar. Handmade in Forsyth Georgia, the guitar is 100% original, and rivals any boutique acoustic out there that are double in price! We promise. John Dinsmore is a retired master furniture builder, who built incredible guitars based on a D-28, but with his ideas on sound & playability. Using only the finest woods, this particular example has a solid...
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1953 Gibson L-48

$1,950
Here's a 1953 Gibson L-48 in Tobacco Sunburst finish. Wonderful example! With the exception of the tuner buttons/end, everything on the guitar is original. No breaks, cracks, repairs. 16" wide, spruce top, maple back, with dot inlays. Every note plays & sings on this beauty! The neck is butter, with easy playing low action. Vintage frets have life left as well. Tonally it's loud, clear, and...
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1965 Ampeg BB-4 Baby Bass

$4,995
Here's a 1965 Ampeg BB-4 Baby Bass in rare factory black finish!! Clean, all original example. No breaks, cracks, repairs. Serial #000828 makes this a very early '65. This is one of the finest Baby Basses we've ever come across. Besides being in great shape with no body or neck separation, it plays incredibly well. The action is set low right now (which can be adjusted). The original piezo style...
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1967 Epiphone Bard FT-112

$1,295
Here's a 1967 Epiphone Bard 12-string in Natural finish. Very cool & vibey acoustic born in Kalamazoo, Michigan...and a favorite of Roy Orbison! No cracks! Everything on the guitar is original with the exception of the bridge and tailpiece. Spruce top, mahogany back & sides, Kluson Deluxe tuners. There's been some binding repair, but everything's fully in tact. Full, chimey tone, with some lovely...
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1962 Danelectro Convertible

$1,495
Here's a 1962 Danelectro Convertible in Natural finish. 100% original example! No breaks, cracks, repairs. One half of the pickup casing is missing (which doesn't affect the sound at all), while the rest of the guitar is minty clean. Coke bottle headstock, strip tuners, lipstick pickup, with matching '62 pots. The neck has a medium C profile, and is about the easiest playing a guitar you'll ever...
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1966 Gretsch 6122 Country Gentleman

$2,595
Here's a 1966 Gretsch 6122 Country Gentleman. Outstanding playing & sounding example! All parts on the guitar are original. It appears that the binding has been replaced, and over sprayed along the edges of the body (see pic's of the outline). The rest of the original walnut finish is perfectly intact...and clean! The only thing missing are the mutes. The guitar couldn't play & sound any better....
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1965 Gibson C-6 Richard Pick Model

$2,495
Here's a 1965 Gibson C-6 Richard Pick Classical. Clean, all original example! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Spruce top, (stunning) rosewood back & sides, gold hardware, with tortoise body binding. Beautiful playing & sounding classical! The action is perfect and the frets have plenty of life. Warm/mellow tone that's balanced and clear. Sounds amazing! And to reiterate one more time....check out the...
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