Epiphone Sheraton 1962 50th Anniversary

Epiphone Sheraton 1962 50th Anniversary, Electric Guitar

Item number: 10066737
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Electric Guitar • Colour / Finish: Vintage Sunburst • Technology: Semi-Hollow Body • Body Shape: ES Shape • Strings: 6 string • Neck construction: Set in neck • Frets: 22 • Scale Length: 24,75" (62,87 cm) • Body Material: Maple • Top: Maple • Neck: Mahogany • Fretboard: Rosewood • Fretboard Inlays: Block & Triangle • Pickup Configuration: H-H (2x Humbucker) • Neck Pickup: Gibson Mini HB • Bridge Pickup: Gibson Mini HB • Pickup Selector Switch: 3 way toggle • Controls: 2x volume, 2x tone • Bridge / Tremolo: Trapeze • Hardware: Gold • Including: Hard case & accessories • Special Features: Limited special model • With an edition limited to 1962 copies edition Epiphone celebrates the 50th Birthday of the Sheraton. 1962 Epiphone was one for 5 years for Gibson family. The swing era was past, and the rock n roll, it appeared to be. In these 5 years, Epiphone had already presented some great instruments, including the (future) favorite of the Beatles, namely the casino and the Texan. 1962 was the year in which distinguished Epiphone with a range of unique tools and their own independence clearly underlined. Epiphone was prepared for the future and only two years later, the so-called British Invasion rock and roll back to and put the electric blues to a new audience in the U.S. and Europe. The 1962 range had unleashed an era, were in the Epiphones a favorite instrument of many artists. Among others Johnny Winter, Jimi Hendrix, John Lee Hooker and the Hollies Supplementing this select group still with the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, you can clearly see that the 60s were an important era for Epiphone.