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Apr 30

Trey Parker signed Les Paul

Posted on Saturday, April 30, 2011 in Electric, Hollow & Semi-Hollow Body, Lonn Friend's Celebrity Signed

Eric Cartman

Trey Parker, co-creator of South Park, adorned this hollow Les Paul with his famous characters Eric Cartman and Kenny.

This guitar has found a happy home and is no longer for sale, but there are still many more waiting at the orphanage.

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Apr 17
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Epiphone Chet Atkins Country Gentleman

Posted on Sunday, April 17, 2011 in Archtop, Electric, Featured Guitars, Hollow & Semi-Hollow Body

Epiphone Chet Atkins Country Gentleman

This is a truly unique Epiphone Chet Atkins Country Gentleman semi-hollowbody archtop guitar.

Dating back to about 1981, it marks a change in sponsorship for Chet Atkins, who previously endorsed the Country Gentleman with Gretsch. It’s flat action is very low and harmonics are warm in these very organic pickups. In fact, the bridge pickup was dead when it was brought in. It now has been internally bypassed to be a single-coil. Once it’s height had been adjusted to balance out well with the neck, it’s become a nice contrast of sounds, and practically more Gresch-y. (more…)