And More!

At Empire Guitars, we’re always buying and trading, so our selection changes all the time. For our collectors, that’s very exciting. You never know what rare vintage model might find its way into the shop this week!

One thing we can tell you for sure is that whatever you’re looking for, there’s a good chance you’ll find it here. We’re New England’s largest inventory of vintage guitars, basses, amps and accessories. For vintage electric guitars, we’re the place.

Check out our frequently updated inventory of the latest vintage electric guitars – from one-trick ponies to one-of-a-kinds and limited editions.

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      1968-1970 Kustom K200 Electric Guitar

      Best known for their iconic Tuck and Roll amplifiers, Kustom briefly produced a line of guitars and basses. Made in 1968 and 1969, these unique and rare instruments featured a semi-hollow body of unusual design—the front and back were made separately, hollowed out, then joined together. They have been called the love-child of a Mosrite and a Rickenbacker.

      $1,499.99

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      1970 Dan Armstrong Lucite w/ 3 interchangeable pickups

      From Keith Richards to Greg Ginn to Dave Grohl, the Dan Armstrong has been one of the most iconic and unique guitars around. This model was produced for a short time between 1969 and 1971. Its most innovative features are its see-through Lucite body and removable pickup.

      $4,500.00

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      1987 Jackson San Dimas with original hardshell case

      This vintage Heavy Metal machine is a Jackson USA built in 1987 in the San Dimas factory with a serial number of 2250! This Jackson has a really striking color that stands out in a room of vintage guitars & it plays and sounds great.

      $1,099.99

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      1999 James Trussart SteelCaster Tele

      The one-of-a-kind SteelCaster line is designed by Parisian builder James Trussart. Looking like a cross between a vintage Tele and something out of an H.G. Wells novel, these aluminum hollow-bodies sport a uniquely “decayed” finish (applied using a complex top-secret process that utilizes sea salts and animal skins) that gives each SteelCaster a distinct personality all its own.

      $3,200.00

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      2012 Giffin Vitka

      Roger Giffin is a guitar-maker for the stars…..Giffin has built for Eric Clapton, Pete Townshend and John Entwistle, Mark Knopfler, Andy Summers, David Gilmour, and many others. Giffin also ran the Gibson Custom Shop in California for many years before striking out on his own. Now producing his own models under the name Giffin Guitars, he designed the “Vitka” that was built by a group of craftsmen called the Premier Builders Guild.

      $1,499.99

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      2014 Swope "Geronimo"

      The one that started it all. An offset alder bodied double cut. Featuring the O.G. pickups, (Original Geronimo), Swope’s original humbucking design – full voiced with a wonderful clarity.

      $1,800.00

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      2015 D'Angelico EXL-1

      The EXL-1 has been revived with all the quality expected from D'Angelico. This single-cutaway archtop features a signature D'Angelico stairstep tailpiece along with a floating pickup and hard maple neck.

      $900.00

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      Fodera Imperial Custom with Original Case

      The Imperial Custom is a single cut electric guitar that combines the classic thick rich tone of guitars from the 50’s updated with modern aesthetic, playability, and construction techniques. Using only premium hand-selected tone-woods, these guitars provide a rich and resonant tone that is somewhat traditional but with added clarity thanks to the untraditional 3-piece neck and Dovetail neck joint.

      $6,500.00

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      Greene & Campbell Precix Electric Guitar with case

      This American made “Green & Campbell Precix” is a unique solid body electric guitar with a wonderful translucent finish that shows the wood grain along with high quality parts, an ebony fingerboard & two Seymour Duncan pickups. This guitar comes with the original hardshell case.

      $699.99

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      John Page Classic Ashburn with original gig bag

      A double-cutaway, solid body guitar custom designed by John Page to embody his Uniquely Familiar™ design aesthetic. Featuring an extremely comfortable medium “C” shaped grip, threaded bolt neck assembly for greater tone transfer, contoured heel for easier upper fret access, staggered tuners that eliminate the need for string trees, bass justified fret dots for greater visibility, and Bloodline® by John Page JP-1 single coil S-style pickups with contrarian bridge pickup slant.

      $850.00