22 Feb BB King ‘Live at the Regal’ ES-335
Limited edition Gibson Custom Shop BB King ES-335
“Gibson is honored to present this B.B. King ES-335 signature guitar and pay homage to the legendary career of one of music’s greatest pioneers, and one of the best live albums ever recorded, B.B. King’s Live at the Regal.”
Recorded on November 21, in 1964 at the Regal Theater in Chicago, B.B. King’s Live at the Regal album is considered one of the greatest blues albums of all time.
This Custom Shop guitar recreates the unique 1959 ES-335 that B.B. used at the time, which was custom-ordered with an Argentine Grey Sunburst finish, a Bigsby vibrato, and a Varitone switch.
It also features Grover “Milk Bottle” Rotomatic tuners, pearl dots to cover the stop bar holes, and nitrocellulose dot inlays on the rosewood fretboard.
The hardware and nitrocellulose lacquer finish has been specially aged by the Gibson Murphy Lab.
Only 100 of these very special guitars have been handcrafted by the expert luthiers and craftspeople of the Gibson Custom Shop in Nashville, TN. Priced at $9999…
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