SS Vintage
George Coutretsis
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Chicago, Illinois
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1968 Gibson Les Paul Custom

$25,950
For your consideration, here's a rare 1968 Gibson Les Paul Custom in Ebony finish. Serial number 517063. Finest example we’ve come across!! This is a non-circulated, one owner guitar. With the exception of a professional refret, all parts on the guitar are original. The original owner etched in that personal code on the back of the headstock, in case he ever had to track it down! He wore the neck...
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1962 Epiphone Coronet

$3,950
Here's a 1962 Epiphone Coronet. This is a real (vintage) Coronet, not one of the new reissues, that we had refinished by Pat Murry of Coop guitars. Pat always does incredible work! The checking from the nitro gives it a killer vintage look and vibe. Both the body and neck are refinished, along with portions of the headstock. The guitar came to us with the finish stripped, in which we then sent it...
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1914 Gibson A-1 Mandonlin

$2,000
Here's a 1914 Gibson A-1 Mandolin in Natural finish. 100% original example. Serial number 16448. The mandolin comes to us from an incredible private collection! No breaks, cracks, repairs (on the body). A small piece on the lower left hand side of the pickguard chipped off somewhere along the way, and as you can see it hsome corrosion in that area, but it's all still in tact. Beyond that the...
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1924 Gibson Style A Mandolin Snakehead with Truss Rod

$3,950
Here's a 1924 Gibson Style A Mandolin in Black finish. All original example from the Lloyd Loar era! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Serial #79994. This is a rare snakehead head example, with a truss rod. Adjustable Ebony bridge, Ebony fingerboard, pearl dots on fingerboard, dark stained birch back and sides with spruce top, snakehead peghead with "The Gibson" logo stenciled at top, keel shaped neck...
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1981 Marshall JCM 800 Model 2204

$2,950
Here's a 1981 Marshall JCM 800 Head. 50 watts of glorious JCM 800 EL34 greatness!! With the exception of one input being changed (the Low input), all the parts internally are original, including the Drake transformers. At some point the amp had a little switch next to the vertical inputs, but that's since been removed, plugged, and brought back to originally (the wiring). It was just serviced in...
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1967 Fender Stratocaster

$29,950
Here's a 1967/68 Stratocaster in 3-Tone finish. Transitional decal .. Very RARE maple cap! Everything on the guitar is original. No breaks, cracks, repairs. We got super lucky with this one! After CBS bought Fender (in 1965), they were rather inconsistent in how they used up old parts. This is an amazing transitional Strat, with a 13JAN68B neck date, '66 pots, an ultra rare maple cap neck, and...
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1969 Fender Stratocaster

$29,950
Here's an ultra rare, Lefty 1969 Fender Strat in 3-Tone Sunburst finish. Minty clean, all original guitar. No breaks, cracks, repairs. Maple cap neck! Hendrix spec! Just an overall incredible guitar. Transitional '69 into '70 example. Alder body, maple fingerboard, 4-Bolt neck, single string tree, 3-way selector, Pat Pending saddles, with the back of the white pickguard being pearloid, and no...
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1965 Gibson SG Jr with Vibrola

$4,950
Here's a 1965 Gibson SG Jr in Cherry finish. Clean, 100% original example! With the exception of a tiny crack repair on the corner tip of the pickguard, the rest of the guitar is crack, break, and repair free. Pot codes are 1376529, dating the guitar to 1965. This one has some nice figuring in the wood, which you can really see when shining a light over it. Just a really cool looking example....
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1976 Fender Precision Bass

$3,950
Here's a 1976 Fender P-Bass in original Black finish. Very cool 4 bolt neck, rosewood fingerboard example. Everything on the bass is original. The pot date codes are 1377607, with the serial number under the pickguard being 7647381. All electronics and solder joints are original. Neck and pickups also date to 1976. Where the serial number would've been on the headstock, was scratched off long...
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1964 Gretsch 6122 Country Gentleman

$4,950
Here's a 1964 Gretsch 6122 Country Gentleman. Lovely playing and sounding example! With the exception of the bridge and foam on the double mutes, everything else on the guitar is original. All the binding is in tact with rotting. And besides the crack repairs on the original pickguard, the rest of the guitar is crack/break/repair free. The neck has a comfortable feeling C profile, with low...
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1965 Gibson Melody Maker D

$2,950
Here's a 1965 Gibson Melody Maker D in Cardinal Red finish. Super cool guitar in a rare and sought after finish!! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Just a great overall playing and sounding example. With the exception of the tuners, everything else on the guitar is original. The Cardinal Red finish is still nice and unfaded. It's got a ton of vibe and mojo. Acoustically the guitar is loud and resonant....
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1983 Marshall 1x12 JCM 800 Combo 50-Watt

$2,450
Here's a 1983 Marshall JCM 800 1x12 Combo. Hard to find and very desired 50 watt version! Purchased from the original owner, the amp is 100% original example (except for the tubes). There's some minor wear, but no rips in the grill cloth, and overall in good shape. The amp has a Normal channel, and Boost, which can be controlled by a footswitch (included). It also has a great sounding Reverb....
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2024 Black Volt Crazy Horse Custom The Palomino

$5,500
2024 Black Volt Crazy Horse Custom The Palomino $450 off
Here's a brand new 1x12 Black Volt Crazy Horse Custom combo. This Black Volt flagship amp, custom ordered and built for our store, is constructed completely by hand, and hand wired in Los Angeles, CA, by Gio Loria. Every amp 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,...
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1975 Martin D-41

$12,500
Here's a 1975 Martin D-41 Shade Top. Ultra RARE Sunburst example!! Every now and then (but not often) a D-18, D-28, or a D-35 Shade Top will pop up for sale....but a D-41!?! This beauty is seriously cool. Everything on the guitar is original. No breaks, cracks, repairs. Serial #359824. Besides some checking and a few very small dings, the guitar is in beautiful condition. Spruce top, gorgeous...
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1974 Fender Telecaster Custom

$4,595
1974 Fender Telecaster Custom $355 off
Here's a 1974 Fender Tele Custom on Mocha/Walnut finish. 100% original example! Pots and neck date to '73, and the serial number and pickups dating to '74. The guitar is a ton of mojo and vibe, along with a perfect old cigarette burn on the headstock! First thing you notice with the guitar is how acoustically loud and resonant it is! That's always a good thing. The neck is butter, with easy...
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1972 Martin D-12-41

$14,950
Here's a 1972 Martin D-12-41 in Natural finish. Ultra rare guitar, that's 100% original. We've never seen another one!! It's rare enough to find a D-12-45....but a 41?!? Unicorn of a guitar. And besides its rarity, the guitar plays and sounds fantastic! With the exception of a professionally repaired crack near the outer edge of the pickguard, the rest of the guitar is break/crack/repair...
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1937 Gibson Special 4

$3,950
Here's a late 1930s era Gibson Black Special #4. 100% original example These don't pop up often! With the exception of a professionally repaired crack on the back, the rest of the guitar is break/crack/repair free. The Special #4 is essentially a 16" L-50, with a carved spruce top, flat back maple back and sides, with a mahogany neck, and rosewood fingerboard. The neck has a V profile, and plays...
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1963 Gibson B-25-12N

$2,995
Here's a 1963 Gibson B-25-12 in Natural finish. 100% original example. No breaks, cracks, repairs. xceptional playing and sounding 12-string!! Spruce top, mahogany back and sides, with wood bridge and adjustable saddle. The action is consistently low from top to bottom! Couldn't play any easier. 2" nut width. Frets have good life left as well. Tonally the guitar is full, balanced, with beautiful...
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2022 Rock N Roll Relices Thunders DC

$2,295
Here's a 2022 Rock N Relics Thunders DC Model in Black finish. Everything on the guitar is original. No breaks, cracks, repairs. This is basically an unplayed brand new guitar.....and an incredible one at that! Hand made by Billy Rowe in Los Angeles, CA. Single cutaway Mahogany body, Macassar Ebony fingerboard, RNRR Dog Ear pickup, Klusson Tuners, with a 12" radius, and '59 neck profile. If you...
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1963 Epiphone Cortez

$3,950
Here's a 1963 Epiphone FT-45 Cortez in Natural finish. 100% original example (with the exception of the E logo falling of the pickguard)! Essentially this is a Gibson LG-3, made in the Kalamazoo factory, right along with Gibsons. Spruce top, mahogany back and sides, X-braced, adjustable plastic bridge, with larger style headstock (before it changed to thinner headstock). The guitar plays like a...
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1968 Gibson SG Jr

$4,595
Here's a 1968 large guard Gibson SG Jr with Vibrola in Cherry finish. No breaks, cracks, repairs. Clean at the neck joint and heal, and black lights perfect. Really cool transitional SG here!! The serial number is 910132, which dates the guitar to 1968. The solder is covering the dates on the pots. The neck is a 3-piece, with no Made in USA on the headstock. So it seems to be a transitional...
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1987 Gibson US-1

$4,950
Here's a 1987 Gibson US-1 in Sunburst finish. Gibson's Super Strat! Seriously cool and rare guitar here, that's clean, and features an incredible flame maple top. Everything on the guitar is original. Designed by Wayne Charvel, the guitar features a neck thru body design, Ebony fingerboard, 25.5" scale, tune-o-matic bridge, humbucker/single coil/single coil pickup configuration, push-pull for...
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1966 Hofner 500/1 Violin Beatle Bass

$3,950
Here's a 1966 Hofner 500/1 Violin Beatle Bass Bass in Sunburst finish. This is NOT a reissue! Originality includes the pickups, bridge, tailpiece, pickguard, and nut. The control plate, knobs, pots/wiring, and tuners are repro. The body has a lot of lacquer checking, but no cracks! The bass also has an older neck reset, and some of the binding on each side of the neck at the joint are missing,...
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1974 Fender Stratocaster

$4,950
Here's a 1974 Fender Strat in Mocha finish. Outstanding overall example, that's all original. No breaks, cracks, repairs. Everything dates to 1974, including the pots, pickups, neck date, and serial number. Staggered pole piece pickups, 3-way selector, 3-bolt neck, with double string trees, and tremolo. Playability is exceptional! Buttery C profile neck, with slinky low action from to bottom....
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1965 Gibson J-45

$5,950
Here's a lefty 1965 Gibson J-45 in Sunburst finish. Rare one here! All parts on the guitar are original. The guitar has a filled output jack from a previous pickup, and one professionally repaired back seam repair. The rest of the guitar is break/crack/repair free. Slope shoulder dreadnaught, with a spruce top, and mahogany back & sides. The guitar plays fantastic, with low action down the neck....
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1967 Musicraft Messenger Stereo

$5,950
Here's a 1967 Musicraft Messenger in Sunburst finish. Rare, all original stereo model! 1 of only 250 made from 1967-1968, made famous by Mark Farner of Grand Funk Rail Road! Clean example as well...no breaks, cracks, repairs. All parts on the guitar are original. At one point the guitar had a different D tuner on, which left a small hole that has since been filled, but the original(s) is back on....
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1964 Gibson Melody Maker D

$2,950
Here's a 1964 Gibson Melody Maker D in Cherry finish. 100% original example! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Absolutely killer playing and sounding 2 pickup Melody Maker! Original pots/wiring/pickups. The guitar couldn't play any better/easier. Slinky low action from top to bottom. Frets have life. It's also snappy and loud acoustically (always a great sound). Being a stop tail, it's also really...
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1965 Gibson Meoldy Maker D

$2,950
Here's a 1965 Gibson Melody Maker D in Cherry finish. 100% original guitar! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Just a great overall example. There's a patch of buckle rash on the back, but the rest of the guitar is very clean. The Cherry finish is unfaded and super vibrant. Looks even better in person! Acoustically the guitar is loud and resonant. The neck has a 1 11/16' nut wide, and plays/feels great!...
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1967 Vox Mark IV Teardrop Bass

$2,950
Here's a 1967 Vox Mark IV Teardrop bass in Black finish. All original with the exception of the pickguard. Super vibey bass in a rare factory black finish! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Solid alder body, Ebony fingerboard, 34" scale, with a 1 3/4" nut wide. The bass plays great! Smooth, low playing action down the neck. Two fantastic sounding single coil pickups, with a three-way selector switch....
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1972 Gibson SG Standard

$3,950
Here's a 1972 Gibson SG Standard in Walnut finish. 100% original example! No breaks, cracks, repairs. Super vibey SG that plays and sounds great. The pots date to the 51st week of 1972. Playability is exceptional! Buttery low action down the fingerboard. Comfortable medium C neck profile. Frets have life left as well. Two fantastic sounding original Tarback Humbuckers! They're strong, balanced,...
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