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  • Zoo News: Gibson Custom Shop Mike McCready 1959 Les Paul

    Posted on by Pete Gerontakos

     

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    We’re thrilled to announce the latest Artist Replica from Gibson Custom Shop, the Mike McCready 1959 Les Paul. Known primarily for his work in Pearl Jam (let’s not forget Mad Season and Temple of the Dog), Mike McCready reached a new generation of guitarists in the early 90’s and continues to fill arenas while playing his original 1959 Les Paul (said to be originally owned by the guitarist in...

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  • Pre-Order The New Limited Edition ESP USA Eclipse “Violet Shadow”

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

    ESP had a beautiful new limited-edition ESP USA guitar at this year’s Summer NAMM booth with the USA Eclipse Violet Shadow! More than just a limited-edition USA-made Eclipse with an amazing finish over a flamed maple top, this guitar offers super high-class features like masked binding, a bone nut, Sperzel locking tuners, Tonepros locking TOM bridge and tailpiece, and a Seymour Duncan APH-1...

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  • Pre-Order The New EVH Gear For 2016!

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

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    Get ready, there’s a load of new gear coming from EVH! EVH has announced the all-new 5150IIIS 100S EL34 Head and matching 5150IIIS EL34 412ST Cabinet, along with a few new Wolfgangs! There’s nothing here we aren’t excited for, so we’d thought it be worth sharing with all of you! Scroll below to see what will be available in the next few months! You can bet we’ll have these in-stock when they...

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  • Pre-Order The Ernie Ball Music Man JP16!

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

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    The JP16 is a combination of the original Music Man John Petrucci signature model and later Ball Family Reserve models. Highlights include a lightweight basswood body with high gloss Black Lava finish and a new Floyd Rose 1000 Pro Floating Tremolo system. The JP16 also features the return of the original scooped forearm contour which will provide many hours of playing comfort. First fret JP16...

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  • Zoo News! Fender Custom Shop Mid-Year Limited Editions!

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

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    We’re very excited to see the Mid-Year Limited Editions from Fender Custom Shop, and are even more excited to get them in our hands and plugged in! Among them are a few cool relic’d Strats and Teles, along with some slick guitars with unique features. Each Custom Shop Limited Edition instrument is only available for a short time, which makes it eminently collectible and adds to its investment...

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  • Gibson Custom Shop Collectors Choice #39 Minnesota Burst

    Posted on by Pete Gerontakos

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    Here’s another Gibson Custom Shop Collector’s Choice that’s been beautifully rendered and is now heading to The Music Zoo!

    For it’s 39th Collectors Choice guitar, Gibson Custom Shop is recreating a 1959 Les Paul owned by Andrew Raymond (UK) and rediscovered in Minnesota, original serial #9-1105. This marvelous Minnesota Bursttop has maintained most of its original color with little wear and...

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