Acoustic Guitar / Amp Advertisements, 1950s-1980s

Vintage advertisements; 6 adverts covering a period of 1 years, from 1969 to 1970. Click the images to have a closer look.

Acoustic Amplifiers - Meet Our Friends - The Spirit

Meet Our Friends - The Spirit
Acoustic Amplifiers - 1969

Acoustic Amplifiers - Meet Our Friends - Blind Faith

Meet Our Friends - Blind Faith
Acoustic Amplifiers - 1969

Acoustic Amplifiers - Meet Our Friends.... The Chambers Brothers

Meet Our Friends.... The Chambers Brothers
Acoustic Amplifiers - 1969

Acoustic Amplifiers - Meet Our Friends - Albert King and Chuck Berry

Meet Our Friends - Albert King and Chuck Berry
Acoustic Amplifiers - 1969

Acoustic Amplifiers - Acoustic Can Offer Unlimited Sound To Infinite Capacity

Acoustic Can Offer Unlimited Sound To Infinite Capacity
Acoustic Amplifiers - 1970

Acoustic Amplifiers - Acoustic

Acoustic's Just Invented The PA System
Acoustic Amplifiers - 1970


Guitar makers have advertised in music magazines such as Down Beat, Guitar Player and very many more. Some manufacturers advertised widely (Guild, Gibson, Fender) but many more didn't and adverts are few and far between. Here are some of my favourite ads out of the ones i've seen. You can browse through all the images from the category links above, or by manufacturer from the links below.

AMPS
Ampeg, Leslie, Marshall, Orange, Peavey, Sunn
GUITARS
Epiphone, Fender, G&L, Gibson, Gretsch, Guild, Hagstrom, Harmony, Martin, Music Man, Rickenbacker, Vox

1967 Epiphone Ad featuring a psychedelic fish playing an Epiphone Riviera 1967 Fender Ad - Full Colour Sound
1967 Epiphone Ad featuring a psychedelic fish playing an Epiphone Riviera 1967 Fender Ad - Full Colour Sound
1973 Fender Stratocaster add - The Worlds Favourite Flying Machine 1972 Gibson Ad featuring BB King - The Man And The Woman
1973 Fender Stratocaster add - The Worlds Favourite Flying Machine 1972 Gibson Ad featuring BB King - The Man And The Woman

Vintage Acoustic guitars for sale

Carlos Santana's Guitar for Sale Gibson 1982' Chet Atkins Electric Acoustic

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, 95112, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$85000

ROCK & ROLL HISTORY FOR SALE! EXTREMELY RARE! Opportunity to purchase and own a piece of Rocks most Influential, • Legendary Guitarist • World Famous • Mega Superstar • Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, • 10 time Grammy Award Winner! • Multi Platinum Records "EL SENOR DE LA GUITARA" CARLOS SANTANA'S 1982' Gibson "Chet Atkins" Classical Electric Acoustic Guitar from the Gibson 'Custom Shop' Edition Guitar! This guitar comes with a letter of Authenticity from Santana management ... more

Used 1973 Zemaitis Harp 12-String Acoustic Guitar Natural

ROSLYN, NEW YORK, 11576, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$30599

Add us to your Favorite Sellers! ♥ Questions? We can help! Contact us today! 30-Day Money Back Guarantee Item Description It's pieces like this that make you appreciate the history of the individual guitar as much as the guitar itself. This is an original Zemaitis Harp 12-string acoustic guitar, built by Tony Zemaitis for the original owner named Allen Radu back in 1973. The guitar has a big and bolt 17" lower bout with a cedar top and mahogany back and sides. The bass notes that come out of ... more

1944 Martin Herringbone 000-28 Acoustic Guitar w / Case (Pre-Owned) (Glen Quan)

SAN RAFAEL, CALIFORNIA, 94901, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$27200

1944 Martin Herringbone 000-28 Acoustic Guitar #89694 w / Case (Pre-Owned) (Glen Quan Private Collection)   A very rare 1944 000-28 in great shape. Herringbone and Brazillian Rosewood   This item is part of the Glen Quan Private Collection. Glen Quan, a legend in the Bay Area music scene and an integral part of its development in the early 60’s-80’s, was a player, collector and innovator for his entire life  Glen passed away in 2018, and we are proud to bring Glen and his estate home to ... more

Gibson 1947 One Owner L-5P Premier Cutaway Acoustic Guitar Natural with Case

CANTON, OHIO, 44718, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$23469

Click on the image below to get zoomed view of the Item Gibson 1947 One Owner L-5P Premier Cutaway Acoustic Guitar Natural with Case The guitar pictured is the actual guitar you will receive! At The Farm, we take actual pictures of each instrument and make sure they are fully set-up and ready to play before we ship them. Each instrument goes through a multi-point inspection, followed by a set-up process by our in-house tech staff. We then photograph each instrument with high-quality equipment in... more

1949 Gibson SJ 200 Jumbo Vintage acoustic guitar (GIA0768)

LOVELAND, OHIO, 45140, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

C $23339

1949 Gibson SJ-200, Sunburst, Stunning Flamed Maple back, sides & neck, Tortoise pickguard with decorative floral design, Moustache bridge with Pearl inlays, Big full feeling neck, Light weight, Amazing sounding!!! Fabulous instrument, Original Brown hard case Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4... more

1937 Gibson J-35 Acoustic Guitar (GIA0619)

LOVELAND, OHIO, 45140, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

C $19522

1937 Gibson J-35, Tobacco Sunburst, Tortoise Pickguard, Script logo, Mild “V” neck, Three Non scalloped tone bars, Full sounding! VG , Original hard case, $14, 900... more

ORIGINAL 1954 GIBSON J185 Acoustic Guitar w / OHSC

DEKALB, ILLINOIS, 60115, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$19499

Original 1954 Gibson J185. If you are looking for a beautiful vintage acoustic guitar this one is not to be passed over. Bold and balanced response. Tonal qualities like no other Gibson acoustic. The J185 is the pinnacle of flat top design. One of 648 made from 1951-1959. Mahogany neck. Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with double parallelogram inlays. Sitka spruce top, flamed maple sides and back. Sunburst finish. Guitar is beautifully aged with minimal wear. A few nicks on the back of the neck ... more

Used 1965 Zemaitis 12-String Standard Acoustic Guitar Natural

ROSLYN, NEW YORK, 11576, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$16199

Add us to your Favorite Sellers! ♥ Questions? We can help! Contact us today! 30-Day Money Back Guarantee Item Description The guitar has a spruce top with mahogany back and sides with a mahogany neck and rosewood fretboard with 12 frets that clear the body. The interesting bit about this guitar is the provenance it comes with: at one point it was sent back to Tony Zemaitis for examination about its current state, where he wrote a letter of which a copy is included with the guitar: that it had ... more

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