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GIBSON | CATALOGS | 1964 | PAGE 7

Gibson ES335TD, ES330TD, ES125TC and ES125TDC

1964 Gibson electric guitars catalog page 7

Gibson 1964 Guitar and Bass catalog. Page 7. Continuing the electric Spanish thinline series of guitars from the previous page. Three thinline guitars are shown, the Gibson ES-335TD, ES-330TD, and two versions of the thinline cutaway ES-125, the single pickup ES-125TC and the double pickup ES-125TDC.

These were the semi-acoustic instruments that sold so well in the 1960s. Work horse guitars, that appeared less often in the hands of jazz musicians, and more with the many rock and roll and beat bands emerging worldwide. They were markedly less expensive than the Artist series guitars of previous pages, but still with a very hefty price tag for the time.

There are some significant changes in the images used in this catalog compared to the listing in the previous (1962) catalog - firstly the ES-330 is shown with metal P90 pickup covers, but also the 330 and 335 are shown here with block neck inlay markers, as opposed to the dot markers used previously.

1966 zone 1 US prices are as follows: ES-335TD $340 (Cherry finish $355), ES-330TD $310 (Cherry finish $325), ES-125TC $240 and ES-125TDC $275.

1964 Gibson electric guitars catalog, page 7: Gibson ES335TD, ES330TD, ES125TC and ES125TDC
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1964 Gibson ES-335 TDC Vintage Electric Guitar

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Loveland, Ohio, 451**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$26500

1964 GibsonES-335, Cherry Red with block inlays, This one was custom order with a vibrolaand never had any other bridge installed, Two Humbuckers with Nickel covers, Nickel ABR-1, Single line Kluson tuners, 1 65 inches wide at the nut, Nicelyset up, Looks and sounds great! EC+, Clean original hard case.... more
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Vintage 1963 Gibson ES-335 Semi-Hollow Guitar Aged Cherry - Superb Wide Neck

Vintage 1963 Gibson ES-335 Semi-Hollow Guitar Aged Cherry - Superb Wide Neck

Killington, Vermont, 057**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$22000

Vintage Gibson 1963 ES-335 Semi-Hollow Guitar Aged Cherry in excellent condition and all original. This is a spectacular guitar. It has the wider neck and plays like butter. Superb tone. Overall in very clean condition for a 60 year old guitar. The frets have a tiny bit of wear, but are in good shape and have many more years on them. The neck is perfect. The truss cover is included, I just forgot to put it on before I took the photos. Comes with original hard shell case. If you are looking for ... more
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1965 Gibson ES-335 TDC Vintage Semi-Hollow Guitar Cherry w /  Pat # Pickups, Case

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Seattle, Washington, 981**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$13500

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1966 Vintage Gibson ES-335 signed by Lorette Lynn BBKing Buddy Guy Flectones +4

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1967 Gibson ES-335 TD Vintage Electric Guitar

1967 Gibson ES-335 TD Vintage Electric Guitar

Loveland, Ohio, 451**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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Vintage 1960 Gibson USA ES-330T Tobacco Hollow Body Electric Guitar w /  OHSC

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For sale is a 1969 Gibson ES-335 TDW Walnut guitar. Excellent condition, all original. Rare walnut finish.

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1966 Gibson ES-330 TD Vintage Hollowbody Guitar Ice Tea Sunburst, Near-Mint

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GIBSON ES-335 TD 1980 Kalamzoo Original

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Pompano Beach, Florida, 330**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$8299

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original 1962 Gibson ES-330 Sunburst

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Carbondale, Illinois, 629**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$8190


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Austin, Texas, 787**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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Thousand Oaks, California, 913**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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Carbondale, Illinois, 629**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$6790


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Baltimore, Maryland, 212**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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1977 Gibson ES Artist prototypeNot to be confused with the Gibson ES Artist launched by Gibson in 1979; this ES Artist was an early model designed by the Gibson research and development team in Kalamazoo in 1977, the instruments themselves constructed by Gibson artist Chuck Burge. It was planned for launch as a high end semi acoustic with 335-style construction (central maple block) and innovative circuitry - but was pulled at the last minute, being deemed too expensive. Apparently, several examples were produced with varying specifications, though exactly how many actually left the Kalamazoo plant is unclear. Certainly two guitars were sold to LaVonne Music by Gibson in around 1980. Read more about the development of this guitar, with details from Chuck Burge and the story of it's sale to LaVonne music

1959 Hofner Committee

1959 Hofner CommitteeThe Hofner Committee was a truly beautiful guitar produced in Germany, primarily for the UK market. It was a large bodied (initially 17 1/2") guitar with a carved spruce top, available as an acoustic or electric guitar. By the early sixties the carved top was replaced with a laminate, and although still a very fine guitar, the earlier carved top examples, with frondose headstock (like the example shown here) are far more highly prized amongst musicians and vintage guitar collectors.

1965 Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean

1965 Gretsch Chet Atkins TennesseanThe Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean, or model 6119 was Gretsch's best selling hollow body of the 1960s. This wonderfully faded example from 1965 was originally Dark Cherry Red, but has turned a mid-orange brown. The original color, however, can be seen underneath the pickup surrounds. 1965 specs: maple body, two-piece neck, Brazilian rosewood fretboard and Hi-Lo 'Tron single coil pickups. Nickel plated Gretsch Bigsby tailpiece.

1965 Gretsch 'For the Spectacular Sound of the Times' guitar and amp catalog

1965 Gretsch catalogThe 1965 Gretsch catalog, or catalog #32, featured 10 hollow body electric guitars, including the newly launched Gretsch Viking; four solid body electrics, including the Astro Jet - making it's only catalog appearance; just one bass, the single pickup PX6070; nine acoustics and 12 tube amplifiers. Pride of place went to the Chet Atkins Country Gentleman that adorned both the front and back covers. 24 pages, six of which are in full color.

Guitar Repair: fixing fret buzz and sharp fret ends

Guitar Repair: fixing fret buzz and sharp fret endsLoose frets are especially problematic in certain old guitars, but are generally very easy to fix. You'll be amazed at the difference you can make with just a few tools, a bit of knowledge, and a little time. Fixing loose frets can eliminate fret buzz, remove sharp fret ends, and greatly improve the tone of any guitar. If your luthier bill will be greater than the value of your guitar, definitely time to have a go yourself!

1966 Hagstrom 'worlds fastest playing neck' catalog (Merson USA)

1966 Hagstrom guitar catalogHagstrom guitars were distributed in the mid-1960s United States by Merson of USA. This eight page 'worlds fastest playing neck' catalog, printed in two-colors contained six solid body electrics, three solid body basses, two electric acoustic guitars, two electric acoustic basses and five acoustics.

1965 Hofner President

1965 Hofner PresidentThe President was produced by Hofner in Bubenreuth, Germany, specifically for Selmer, who distributed the brand in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and other commonwealth nations. The President was a hollow body electric acoustic, available as a full body or thinline, and with blonde or brunette finish. It was a great playing guitar that sold fairly well in the second half of the 1950s, throughout the 1960s, and into the very early 1970s. The example shown here is a full-body depth guitar in blonde - and as a 1965 guitar, one of the last to feature the rounded Venetian cutaway. From late 1965 until 1972, the President sported a sharp Florentine cut. Naturally, such an electric acoustic suggests jazz and blues, but many of the original British Hofner President players were part of the rock 'n roll, skiffle and beat scenes of the late 50s and early 60s.

1963 1964 Fender catalog

Fender 1963 catalogue"The Choice of Professional and Student Musicians Everywhere" This eight page catalogue was included as an insert in the 1963 annual "school music" issue of Downbeat magazine (September 1963). As well as keyboards and pedal steels, this catalog contains seven guitars, three basses and ten amplifiers - from student guitars such as the Musicmaster and Duotone to professional models like the new Jaguar.