I play hard rock and some old school metal, and was afraid with the marshall stack I would have a problem with feedback - nope. Can't beat that with a stick. For blues or jazz this sounds amazing. I did throw a new set of Super Slinks on it but that's just my style. .
Maybe not hands-down, but legitimately this is a great guitar, and then if you consider the price, it's a really great guitar. This guitar is equal to the Gibson 335 or dare I say even better I own both. I agree with you entirely because I own an Epi Es-335 Pro myself and think they are excellent guitars. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, American Musical Supply will issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the charge. As for the Semi-Hollow, if you decide on one of those you should play it in person. Very happy with this guitar! Overall: I was torn between the 335 and the 339 body style.
However, it has also highlighted that we need some community input into what is working and what is not working for members here. The discussion thread on the is! It's not going anywhere and makes tuning and changing strings a breeze. We automatically charge the payments to your credit card. I've owned a guitar or two that I couldn't use sitting in front of an amp at home, or had to think about where on stage I was moving to because it fedback so much. But as far as sound and playability, they're pretty equal. We proposed some changes to the Emporiums. How about their respective necks and fretboards? It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
As for setup - yep, I did have to set it up a bit better with a quick fret-level and a twist or two of the truss rod, but I do that with all my guitars, no matter what. After dealing with floating bridges on my other jazz guitars, this one is a no muss no fuss affair. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores. Fit, finish way above what I expect in a budget import guitar. Both seem similar, but I just dont have the expertise to really see the pro's or con's of either. I can go from blues to heavy rock to country with just a quick flip and click. If a product is listed at an incorrect price due to such errors or because of inaccurate information received from a supplier, American Musical Supply shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed, whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged.
Both pickups also have coil-splitting via their individual volume controls. I find the lighter weight semi-hollows to be much more comfortable and resonant. I dig both clean and overdriven tones, though I tend to favor that 60s overdriven feel most of all. The finish is second to none. P custom pro in black and the guitar far exceeded my expectation's, but I am really into playing the blues and I wanted a moe blues style guitar and I had heard good thing's about the Sheraton 2 pro, so I bought one and I have to say that I can't put the darn thing down, I dream about playing it at night, lol. Very much worth the money. Definitely try to find a store that carries the axes you're considering if you can, and try them out -- like most guitars made overseas, there can be quite a bit of quality variation in regular production.
The finish and detail is perfect! It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores. I've owned the 335 Pro and it's a fantastic guitar for the money. The neck is fast, easy and very comfortable. The Wine Red is stunning! Want our best price even faster? The Sheraton is a quality made guitar. I replaced the tuners with nickel grovers.
Good luck on your choice! While our competitors might offer house credit cards that require you to fill out an application and pass a credit check, our payment plans are easy to get, simple to use, and, best of all, accrue zero interest. That all being said, you really ought to play both, Surf. The core guitar i find is completely usable and a joy to play. Color never seems the same as light hits it from different angles. Flawless guitar - well built, feels good, plays great, and sounds perfect. Overall it's an excellent deal at street price. The sounds are rich and full with all the deep tones you'd expect from a semi hollow body but also with a lot top end bite and clarity.
Each ProBucker pickup' volume and tone control use 1 500K Ohm potentiometers along with a 3-way pickup selector with an ivory-colored toggle cap. This is my third Epi and I am a fan once again. The neck and fretwork was much better on the Sheraton, at that time. We listen, we learn and if we misstep we are not afraid to do the right thing. We pull it all off with our strategically placed, coast-to-coast warehouses. What is your opinion of this product? Have fun making your crossover into the broader world of semi-hollowbodies! What was your experience with feedback? Publisher does not accept liability for incorrect spelling, printing errors including prices , incorrect manufacturer's specifications or changes, or grammatical inaccuracies in any product included in the Musician's Friend catalog or website. What's special about this product? Hey all, Need a little help and while I've scoured the threads on the topic, was hoping to get a little more info from people with actual hands on with the below guitars: Epiphone Gary Clark Jr.
The biggest differences have always been the vine inlays, headstock both asthetic laminated neck which tends to be rather flat on the back - at leasst the ones I've played and the neck binding on the Sheraton. It's just what I wanted. Just be prepared to take it your local guitar doctor for some fine tuning and possibly to correct a fret or two for maximum playability. Put all your knobs at noon and just listen to how clean and crisp this guitar sounds. Mainly Blues and Jazz but Metal is still a favorite. The Pro-bucker pickups sound great! Each ProBucker pickup is also vacuum wax potted to eliminate microphonics. I am solid body player at the moment, but looking into these guys.