1964 Gibson SG Special

1964 Gibson SG Special

    "SG Special: Two ways new! A lovely new finish in White or Gibson's Cherry Red... an ultra modern new sculptured shape. Outstanding for its tone, versatility, and low fast action at a modest price."  --the 1964 Gibson catalog     Truevintageguitar.com Model: SG Special Manufacturing Year:  1964, serial 229726…
1965 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp

1965 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp

"Fender Princeton/Reverb Amplifier with Vibrato - Fender Princeton / Reverb is a result of much effort on the part of the Fender engineers to combine in one instrument the desirable features which have been suggested by dealers, teachers, and studio operators." --1965 Fender catalog This early 1965 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp…
1967 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp

1967 Fender Princeton Reverb-Amp

From the 1966 Fender catalog, "FENDER PRINCETON/REVERB AMP WITH VIBRATO: Princeton/Reverb is the result of much effort on the part of Fender engineers to combine in one instrument the desirable features which have been suggested by dealers, teachers, and studio operators." The initial Princeton Reverb production run with black faceplate…
1969 Fender Deluxe Reverb-Amp

1969 Fender Deluxe Reverb-Amp

The 1960s Fender amplifiers with Reverb have been an industry standard for electric guitar tone since their introduction in 1964. The Deluxe Reverb is the most popular of the line with its manageable ~22 watt output and 12″ speaker. The Reverb and Tremolo that this amp features has become the benchmark…
1969 Gibson Les Paul Custom

1969 Gibson Les Paul Custom

Gibson's Les Paul Custom model was reintroduced in 1968 and retained many of the desirable features that the 1950s guitars had. Unlike the 50s Custom, the 1969 version featured a carved Maple cap over a one piece Mahogany body instead of a solid Mahogany body throughout. The Les Paul Custom…
1969 Fender Deluxe Reverb-Amp Drip Edge

1969 Fender Deluxe Reverb-Amp Drip Edge

The 1960s Fender amplifiers with Reverb have been an industry standard for electric guitar tone since their introduction in 1964. The Deluxe Reverb is the most popular of the line with its manageable ~22 watt output and 12″ speaker. The Reverb and Tremolo that this amp features has become the benchmark…
1962 Gibson Les Paul Junior

1962 Gibson Les Paul Junior

Gibson's Les Paul Junior model was introduced in 1954 as an entry level student model electric guitar. It wasn't until the 1970s that the Jr kicked the student model image in favor of the bare bones rock and roll screamer that it's known to be today. With a solid Mahogany body, one…
1978 Fender Mustang Antigua

1978 Fender Mustang Antigua

The Fender Mustang debuted in 1964 as a quality electric guitar at an affordable price. Leo's team packed it with cool features like the offset body design, tremolo tailpiece and two pickups with phase switchable wiring. The Mustang went through a few different color variations throughout the years and by the…
1974 Fender Competition Mustang Red

1974 Fender Competition Mustang Red

The Fender Mustang debuted in 1964 as a quality electric guitar at an affordable price. Leo's team packed it with cool features like the offset body design, tremolo tailpiece and two pickups with phase switchable wiring. The guys at Fender introduced a new set of colors in 1969 they called the…
1971 Maestro Echoplex EM-1 Groupmaster

1971 Maestro Echoplex EM-1 Groupmaster

The Echoplex EM-1 Groupmaster is a Mike Battle designed four channel mixer version of the storied EP-3 introduced ca. 1970. This rare tape echo combines two of the desirable EP-3 (Jimmy Page tone) preamps with the added functionality of a four input mixer and attractive large UV meter. The mixer allows the…