If you’re looking for AUTHENTIC Rock and Roll memorabilia & collectibles, you’ve come to the right place. (812) 249-6157 ... $ 6,995.00 $ 5,995.00 Sale! So you can crank your amp and the guitar will still sound great. The feel of the PRS Wide Thin neck is unmatched, as you have a really comfortable area that encourages better chording and easier soloing. Charvel basically helped introduce the Hard Rock genre to the world. But overall the Gibson SG Standard really comes alive when you partner it with some distortion… well, a LOT of distortion. This is easily one of the best Rock guitars out there for those who want a performance level guitar without busting the bank. We show you how to play 5 essential rock riffs on guitar that all guitarists really need to know. Although it’s championed by guitarists of all genres, it was Angus Young that really put this guitar on the map. The access to the upper frets allows you to solo easily whilst the easy to play neck encourages better performance. Thick and fat when you need it and warm and resonant at all times, you have immense power at your fingertips. We feel the Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet is one of the best Rock guitars as it features a Chambered Mahogany Body which when partnered with the newer, more powerful Broad’Tron pickups provides a massive sound which responds beautifully to warm, driven valve amp especially. And when you throw some distortion at them the single coil pickups cut like a knife. There’s a reason why these are known as the working musician’s guitar – they just get the job done. The new God of Rock n Roll, Dave Grohl has championed his customised Gibson ES-335 model, based on the Trini Lopez version for many years. Buy & Sell on Ireland's Largest Guitars Marketplace. We have been in business since 1996, with 85 years of combined experience. A beautifully designed Rock guitar built for comfort with a lush sound that doesn’t shy away from a bit of grit. Not only do we have guitars and basses, we also have drums, effects, amps, instrument accessories, rock stars clothing, jackets, vehicles, hand written notes, drawings and more! The “U” shaped mahogany neck is comfortable to play for guitarists of all styles, whether you play power chords or bar chords and is easily traversed when you need to solo. Again, you have a set of gorgeous Gibson Humbucking pickups at your disposal which can be used in a cleaner environment like Robby Krieger of The Doors chose to, or you can make it cry just like Derek Trucks with a slide and bit of reverb. The guitar has 24 frets so you have all 4 octaves at your disposal as well as the PRS designed Tremolo unit for further control and note bending – plenty of options. Hard Rock icons such as Jim Root and John 5 utilise customised versions of the Telecaster thanks to the sustain they provide, too. The Gibson Les Paul is not only one of the best guitars for Rock, but one of the best electric guitars of all time. PRS guitars are yet another brand that have traversed a wide range of genres, but they are favoured by Rock guitarists all over the world, like Chris Robertson (Black Stone Cherry) and Mark Tremonti (Creed, Alter Bridge) thanks to their immense playability and quality sound. We have been in business since 1996, with 85 years of combined experience. Although commonly associated with Rockabilly, Gretsch has a long history with Rock guitarists and for good reason - they just sound incredible! Lee Glynn. If you're on a budget, we also recommend the Gretsch G5655T-CB Electromatic Electric Guitar which is also a double cutaway option similar to Malcolm’s signature model but a little easier on the bank balance. The Fender Telecaster itself is synonymous with Rock music, having been used by the likes of Rock icons such as Keith Richards, Bruce Springsteen, Joe Strummer, John 5 and Jim Root, the last two having their own signature line. However, there are a few options out there that are better for rocking out, thanks to the tonewoods used, pickups or just the fact that the stars of Rock n Roll out there made them cool by using them in different ways. If you like the power and articulation of dual humbuckers, but you want a less aggressive and edgy look than a "metal" guitar then the colourful Schecter Omen Extreme-6 - pictured here in Manalishi is ideal. Receive exclusive news, reviews & savings delivered direct to your inbox. These are 9 of the best Rock guitars that are widely regarded as best in their field, and the ones we think are most suited to the title of best guitars for Rock. 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