1954 Fender Stratocaster
From the first year of production, this 1954 Fender Stratocaster is one a kind. This guitar changed owners from England to Perth, Western Australia in the 1980's and was played live before being stored away for the last 15 years.
One piece Ash body, maple board. Original pickups and pots.
Newer string tree appears to have been installed a long time ago. Five way switch fitted with original three way switch in the case.
1957 Gibson LG-2
Brazilian rosewood fretboard and bridge. Mahogany back and sides. 4 small diamond cleets inside the guitar for crack repairs on the back. Solid job.
Lovely dark mahogany neck. The original tuners have been refitted after we got their buttons remodelled in NY in 2018.
Screws holding the tuners in are newer. Older replacement tuners on at one stage did not take any wood out of the tuning holes.
Amazingly sweet playing 50's vintage Gibson at a great entry level price for new collectors of this genre.
1961 Epiphone Casino
Mint condition Iced Tea Sunburst Casino from first year of production.
Bound Brazilian rosewood board with pearl dot inlays, two black P-90's, white guard, "E" vibrola.
Original tags and soft case.
1962 Fender Stratocaster
Original 1962 Fender Stratocaster with Brazilian rosewood fretboard, 3 tone sunburst, clay dots, kluson tuners, green pick guard, spaghetti logo and tremolo.
This piece was purchased from the family of the original owner in the USA, so it is almost spotless.
Plays and sounds superb.
1963 Fender Stratocaster
1963 Fender Stratocaster in original condition with Brazilian rosewood fretboard, original 3 tone sunburst finish, clay dots, Kluson tuners, green pick guard, spaghetti logo and three way switch.
Frets are about 85% remaining.
This piece shows some playwear, particularly on the back. Plays amazingly clean and crisp.
1964 Fender Jaguar
3 tone sunburst 1964 L-Series Fender Jaguar.
Dark Brazilian rosewood board, clay dots and transition logo, large headstock. Fender Custom Shop Kluson replacement tuners have been installed.
Amazing playing instrument which matches our 1964 Fender Champ perfectly.
1965 Gibson SG Junior
1966 Fender Telecaster
This 1966 Fender Telecaster is an amazing playing and sounding guitar with looks as cool as you like.
Bought from New Kings Road Vintage Guitar Emporium in London in 2004 it’s had a body only refinish by Clive Brown, the UK’s top vintage guitar restorer.
1966 Gibson Firebird
Made in Kalamazoo, Michigan, this thru-body constructed guitar has nickel-plated hardware and Gibson's long vibrola unit with lyre bird engraving.
The knobs are the older gold metal-capped knobs that disappeared in 1967.
Extremely light, fast playing and very stylish, this super-striking superbly clean Firebird V is an exceptionally fine example of an often underappreciated Gibson model, an unrepentant rock guitar.
1966 Gibson LG-1
Gibson acoustic from the 60's with a Brazilian rosewood board.
The pickguard was removed some time ago. Purchased from a music store in L.A., this piece comes 100% original (apart from the guard) and has a sweet tone for blues and country playing.
Kluson Deluxe tuners in good shape, dark rosewood board, and a crack free mahogany body and sides.
1967 Fender Stratocaster
A one owner 1967 custom colour Fender Stratocaster in Candy Apple Red over Daphne Blue. The ageing process has turned the red colour slightly towards an orangy-gold, but looks amazing nonetheless.
Included in the original case is the bridge cover, tremolo arm, hang tag with matching serial number and original receipt from Chuck Levin's Washington Music Center.
Factory large frets on a Brazilian rosewood fretboard, transistion logo, Kluson tuners, patent pending saddles. Weighing in at 7 and a half pounds, this is a special playing instrument, and a unique part of the musical history of the Fender Stratocaster.
1969 Gibson SG
On offer is a 1969 SG Standard with mahogany neck and body, lyre vibrola, rosewood board, patent stickered humbuckers and three piece neck.
Finely crackled finish on body is spectacular.
A vintage rock'n'roll icon with a super clean neck in this condition is rare.
1970 Gibson SG Special
Three piece voluted mahogany neck, rosewood fingerboard. two original P-90's on a mahogany body.
The hardware shows some tarnish from ageing.
If you like big warm bottoms, extra presence in your mid's and very clear highs, then these P 90's punch out exactly that.
1970 Les Paul Recording
An original 1970 Les Paul Recording with high-quality Grover™ kidney-button tuners join a chrome Tune-o-matic bridge, multi-ply pickguard/switch plate.
Black top-hat knobs. Multi-ply body and headstock binding.
A traditional black/white “bell” truss-rod cover engraved “Les Paul Recording” complete the package.
1971 Fender Stratocaster
Museum quality 1971 Fender Stratocaster. A true collectors piece.
Spotless 4 bolt back plate Jimi Hendrix era guitar. Excellent playing instrument.
Original ashtray cover, tremolo bar, coil cord and case keys.
Collectors can include our 1971 Marshall JMP50 amplifier for that genuine Jimi Hendrix experience.
1971 Gibson Les Paul
Les Paul Goldtop Deluxe from 1971
P90's, immaculate gold finish. ABR-1 bridge, kluson deluxe tuners. Delight to play and highly sought after.
Only modification is a stable and solid headstock repair. All original piece is in exceptional condition.
1971 Gibson Les Paul Custom
Cosmetically this 46 year old vintage classic does have the odd ding, dent and buckle rash accompanied by the usual time honoured patina of the gold hardware.
Mahogany neck and body, ebony fretboard, mother of pearl inlays, ABR-1 bridge, patent sticker pickups. Action is typically low easy and fast, player comfort at it's best.
1971 Gibson SG Deluxe
Exceptionally clean example in Walnut factory fitted with a fixed type Gibson Bixby.
Walnut body, rosewood board with square block inlays. Pick guard in case.
This light weight vintage beauty is a joy to play and will not disappoint a new owner.
1971 Gibson SG Deluxe
A unique 1971 Gibson SG Deluxe in walnut finish.
Original patent sticker pickups with unmolested solder joins on the pots, Gibson Bigsby rosewood fretboard.
An AC-DC sounding classic from a golden era of rock.
100% stock with no breaks or repairs.
Collectors can include our 1971 Marshall JMP50 amplifier for that genuine Angus Young experience.
1972 Fender Stratocaster
Clean 1972 Fender Stratocaster in 3 tone sunburst.
Grey bottom pickups, top shelf rosewood board, F-style tuners, tremolo bar and bridge cover.
Bullet truss rod cover and three-bolt back plate.
Brought back to life with a professional re-fret in 2017 by Trevor Foley, this guitar is a superb instrument in original condition.
1972 Gibson ES335
On offer is one of my favourite pieces in the collection.
A near mint, 100% original 1972 Gibson ES335 in Cherry Red with trapeze tailpiece.
Binding in excellent condition displaying that vintage "yellowing". Embossed humbuckers produce a big rich sound with acoustic overtones. Frets have very little wear.
1973 Fender Telecaster
1973 Gibson ES335TD
Exceptional 1973 Walnut ES335 with trapeze tailpiece, rosewood board and square block inlays.
The guitar has only light buckle rash which has not penetrated the top lacquer. The binding has majestically aged yellow contrasting gracefully against the walnut finish making this vintage guitar stand out.
The action is slick, fast and extremely comfortable.
1973 Gibson Les Paul (1 of 2)
1973 Les Paul Goldtop Deluxe with two mini-humbuckers.
A collectors dream, this guitar has a 3-piece neck with a rosewood board, trapezoid inlays and Gibson deluxe tuners in good working order.
Immaculate gold finish with minor checking parallel with the body. Stunning piece.
1973 Gibson Les Paul (2 of 2)
This 44 year old vintage classic is in jaw dropping condition. Three piece neck with rosewood board, trapezoid inlays and Gibson Deluxe tuners.
Acoustically, this guitar sustains and resonates like a bell. No greening of the Gold Top. No buckle rash.
A new owner will not be disappointed with this pristine vintage classic.
1973 Gibson Les Paul Standard
This 1973 Gibson Les Paul Standard is the first year that the Gibson factory made the Les Paul in the full size humbucker standard burst configuration since the legendary 1958 - 1960 production series
Weight is 9.5 pounds having a balanced lighter feel while playing. Patent sticker pickups, original pots and capacitors. Pot number 1377348.
1974 Fender Stratocaster Sunburst
Great playing 1974 Fender Stratocaster with unblemished sunburst body and fantastic feeling neck.
Original grey bottom pickups with staggered pole pieces. Neck has a triple join back plate.
Case candy including original 1970's Fender strings, original whammy bar, spare springs.
1974 Fender Telecaster
Excellent condition mocha coloured 1974 Telecaster Custom with all original components.
A great sounding instrument in a small window of time where Fender put Stratocaster heads on Telecasters.
Collectable Telecaster in fine condition.
1974 Gibson Les Paul
Tobacco Sunburst custom order Les Paul Standard. Approximately only 60 were produced.
Slim 60’s tampered neck with very little fret wear. Neck is straight and it plays perfectly with low, comfortable action.
6x original double ring tuners have been placed back on the guitar. Replacement tuners have been on the guitar at some stage and replaced back to original without any loss of wood in the tuning holes.
All original gorgeous Les Paul with no issues, cracks or repairs.
1974 Gibson SG Standard
1974 Gibson SG Standard action is slick, smooth and very easy on the hands.
The hardware with the exception of some pitting on the bridge gleams like new.
No extra routs, overspay or respray.
A new owner will not be disappointed with this '74 vintage classic.
1975 Fender Telecaster
Clean and 100% original Telecaster.
F-style tuners, 3-tree bridge setup with a clean maple neck.
Original white undercoat found on some edges where the black has rubbed through. Original pots and pickups etc with no alterations.
1978 Fender Stratocaster
1979 Gibson Les Paul
This model was one of a limited issue that Gibson released with a " relic road worn" touch.
Nut width 1 11/16". There are no cracks, breaks or repairs of the neck or headstock. No overspray or respray of the body. No extra routs.
Action is low, easy, comfortable and fast with no dead spots.
1980 Fender Stratocaster
All original, Candy Apple Red "Strat". A highly versatile and smooth playing with classic tones.
The action is low, the neck is true and the frets are in good shape. The action is low, the neck is true and the frets are in good shape.
Gold hardware with the exception of the tuners. The 1980 model did not come gold tuners.
Included will be a set of gold tuners from a 1981 The Strat should new owner wish to switch them.
1980 Gibson ES175
From 1980, a fantastic two tone sunburst archtop Gibson ES175 electric in 100% original condition.
Parallelogram inlays on a bound rosewood fingerboard. Trapeze tailpiece and 57 classic humbuckers.
Fully hollow body archtop with Florentine cutaway.
1981 Fender Lead III
Rare 100% original Fender vintage instrument from 1981.
Exceptionally clean condition guitar with fast neck with low action.
Hardtail through-body mounted strings. The saddle screws used lock nuts, not springs.
Three-position pickup selector switch (neck, neck and bridge, bridge).
1985 Fender Telecaster
Rare custom colour Hot Rod Blue Telecaster.
Frets only have minimal wear, with well over 95% life left. Action is slick.
Pups punch out that oh so desired Tele spank & twang.
Cosmetically the body has no dings, dents, scratches or buckle rash.
None of which degrade the playing integrity of this classic vintage masterpiece.
2012 Fender Telecaster 1952 Reissue
Butterscotch blonde 1952 Reissue Fender Telecaster in exceptionally clean condition.
Period-correct specs produce the complex sounds that the Telecaster is known for. The bridge pickup is typically spikey and raw, but seems to have more guts and depth. The neck pickup delivers one of the softest, sweetest and rounded sounds that you’re ever likely to hear coming out of a solid-body guitar.
2012 Fender Telecaster 60th Anniversary
USA made 2012 Fender Telecaster in mint condition.
The ash wood grain is clearly visible through the body’s paint job and the finish feels smooth and glassy underneath your fingertips.
The Delta Tone circuit allows you to completely cut out tone attenuation allowing more sass in your tonal strut.