The Gibson J-45 Model Through the Years

The Gibson J-45 Model Through the Years

The Gibson J-45 with its round shoulder body shape and classic Americana tone is an essential model for any collector, studio or serious player. Gibson named the model "J-45" with the J to represent Gibson's 16" wide Jumbo sized body and "45" to represent its introductory price in 1942: a…

Vintage Fender Guitar Values

Are you looking to sell a vintage Fender guitar? Talk to a passionate expert on vintage Fender electric guitars today. Take some basic photos and send me an email or fill out the form on this page where you can upload some photos if you have them. I buy guitars from…
2002 Gibson Les Paul Standard 50s Neck Plus Top

2002 Gibson Les Paul Standard 50s Neck Plus Top

The Les Paul has been in production in some form since 1952 with a short hiatus from 1963 to 1968. The new Gibson company has been building the Les Paul in their Nashville plant since 1984. In 2002, Gibson began offering the Les Paul Standard with either a larger 50s…
1955 Valco English Electronics Tonemaster Amplifier

1955 Valco English Electronics Tonemaster Amplifier

The Valco company was formed in the 1930s by Victor, Al and Louis (V-A-L) and made instruments and amplifiers in Chicago until its merger with Kay in 1968. Chicago was a manufacturing hub for budget and mid level musical instruments that were largely rebranded and sold under house and catalog…
Vintage 1973 Fender Telecaster

Vintage 1973 Fender Telecaster

Vintage Fender Telecasters These early 1970s Fender Telecaster are very popular on the vintage market right now. They're a great way to get in to a vintage, original factory Fender guitar without spending your whole retirement savings to get one. Fender was still building these standard Telecasters the old way with a…