Epiphone Guitar / Amp Advertisements, 1950s-1980s

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Vintage advertisements; 14 adverts covering a period of 23 years, from 1953 to 1976. Click the images to have a closer look.

Epiphone Emperor - Harry Volpe the Artist Plays Epiphone the Artist Guitar

Harry Volpe the Artist Plays Epiphone the Artist Guitar
Epiphone Emperor - 1953

Epiphone Sheraton - Epiphone Tremotone. Vibrato for the guitar.

Epiphone Tremotone. Vibrato for the guitar.
Epiphone Sheraton - 1962

Epiphone Rivoli - Success Stands Behind This Name - Epiphone

Success Stands Behind This Name - Epiphone
Epiphone Rivoli - 1963

Epiphone Casino - Give Me the Simple Life... and a Great Guitar

Give Me the Simple Life... and a Great Guitar
Epiphone Casino - 1963

Epiphone Casino - These are instruments that go to the top

These are instruments that go to the top
Epiphone Casino - 1964

Epiphone Caiola - Portrait of Guitar Genius with Gifted Guitar

Portrait of Guitar Genius with Gifted Guitar
Epiphone Caiola - 1965

Epiphone Caiola - Tasty Guitar

Tasty Guitar
Epiphone Caiola - 1966

Epiphone Howard Roberts - Jazz guitarist Howard Roberts - Color Him Incredible

Jazz guitarist Howard Roberts - Color Him Incredible
Epiphone Howard Roberts - 1966

Epiphone Riviera - More and More People Every Day Find Us Just That Little Bit Better - In Every Way

More and More People Every Day Find Us Just That Little Bit Better - In Every Way
Epiphone Riviera - 1966

Epiphone Riviera - Now! The Shape of Things To Come

Now! The Shape of Things To Come
Epiphone Riviera - 1967

Epiphone Howard Roberts - Creative Guitar

Creative Guitar
Epiphone Howard Roberts - 1967

Epiphone Riviera - Is There Something Fishy About Epiphone Guitars?

Is There Something Fishy About Epiphone Guitars?
Epiphone Riviera - 1967

Epiphone Electric Guitars - 7 New Epiphones At Fantastic New Prices

7 New Epiphones At Fantastic New Prices
Epiphone Electric Guitars - 1970

Epiphone Casino - Epiphone - world famous quality since 1873

Epiphone - world famous quality since 1873
Epiphone Casino - 1976


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 Epiphone guitars for sale

Early 1960's Nickel P-90 Neck Pickup Cover Gibson ES-330 Epiphone Casino more

DALLAS, TEXAS, 75218, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$35

Early 1960's Nickel P-90 Neck Pickup Cover Gibson ES-330 Epiphone Casino more. This sale is for the lower 48 states only. Thank you.... more

1960's Gibson Epiphone Chrome P-90 Neck P / U Cover ES-330 Casino other models

DALLAS, TEXAS, 75218, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$35

!960's Gibson Epiphone Chrome P-90 Neck P / U Cover ES-330 Casino other models. This sale is for the lower 48 states only. Thank you.... more

Epiphone Humbucker Gold Bridge pickup Natural Relic Aged Luthiers Project

PHOENIX, ARIZONA, 85003, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

C $38

Epiphone pickup naturally aged and oxidized and will look right on your vintage or relic project guitar We offer vintage, collectible and rare musical instruments as well as original parts to help restore them. As players / collectors ourselves we do our best to preserve great music by providing the instruments and parts for the instruments that make that happen! Let us know what you are currently playing, looking to play or restore! http: / / stores ebay com / gearosphere... more

Epiphone Sheraton 1967 5-Ply Black Pickguard Guitar Vintage Project 60 Deg NEW

APTOS, CALIFORNIA, 95003, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$39

Available is a USA handmade 1967 Epiphone Sheraton 5-Ply Black B / W / B / W / B Pickguard. This has a 60 degree beveled edge just like Gibson uses on their vintage 50's & 60's pickguards. I then hand finish and buff the edges on my polishing arbor for a finished look. This is not a CNC cut, made in China with unfinished edges pickguard. This will fit Sheraton's with 2-1 / 2" (63 mm) spacing between Humbucking pickup rings. I list measurements on my all pickguards as they can vary from year to ... more

Gibson Epiphone Les Paul Standard Guitar BRIDGE & TAILPIECE ! Very Clean!

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE, 19810, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$39

Gibson Epiphone Les Paul Standard Guitar BRIDGE & TAILPIECE ! Very Clean! very good used condition - fits all Gibson / Epiphone Les Paul and Stop Tailpiece Model 335 Guitars 'Donor' guitar looked quite new (5 years or less old) and barely played before it suffered a fatal headstock break. All related parts I have listed are in great shape!... more

Vintage Aria 5102T Wiring Harness Epiphone 335 Electric Guitar Matsumoku Lyle

DONIPHAN, MISSOURI, 63935, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$39

Vintage Aria 5102T Wiring Harness Epiphone 335 Electric Guitar Matsumoku Lyle Tested and working .Came out of an Aria 5102 Please check out my other parts for this guitar... more

Two Vintage 60's GIBSON Epiphone STRAP BUTTONS Black Plastic

MIAMI, FLORIDA, 33143, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$39

Two original vintage Gibson strap buttons that were used on on some 60's Gibson guitars like Melody Makers and some acoustic models. They have normal vintage wear. Screws are included, but I'm not sure if they're original. 7 % sales tax will be added to all items shipped inside the state of Florida. I will ship most of my items to many countries other than USA, but I ask that all buyers contact me before making a purchase. Foreign buyers are responsible for all of their taxes and customs duties.... more

Two Vintage 60's GIBSON Epiphone STRAP BUTTONS SG ES-335 330 175 Casino Les Paul

MIAMI, FLORIDA, 33143, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$39

Two original vintage Gibson strap buttons that came on many mid to late 60's Gibson guitars. They have normal vintage wear. Original screws are included. 7 % sales tax will be added to all items shipped inside the state of Florida. I will ship most of my items to many countries other than USA, but I ask that all buyers contact me before making a purchase. Foreign buyers are responsible for all of their taxes and customs duties. I will NOT declare lower values or declare items as gifts under any ... more
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