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2005 martin ooo-28vs willies saint paul minnesota

2005 Martin OOO-28VS

$2850 Sunburst, EX-. Beautiful bookmatched Indian rosewood back with dark coffee-colored veins not unlike Brazilian. Nickel Waverly tuners on a slotted headstock for better tension. Thick ebony fingerboard with prewar-style... $2850

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vintage 1965 fender stratocaster guitar lake placid blue

1965 Fender Stratocaster

$21500 '65 "L"-plate Strat in original custom color, Lake Placid Blue. This beautiful and original early Fender is just under 7.5 pounds light. 50 years of gigging has given it character that but remains mostly as it left... $21500

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1995 hamer cruisebass chicago willies saint paul minnesota

1995 Hamer Cruisebass

$795 Tail end of Chicago production, this is the second-generation Cruisebass with the bolt-on neck, essentially a compact and ergonomic Jazz Bass-inspired instrument from one of the lesser-known but indisputably great American... $795

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1960 fender tweed vibrolux willies saint paul minnesota

1960 Fender Vibrolux

$3500 All-original except grounded plug (original gray cord included). This amp even has its original footswitch. Big brother of the tweed Harvard model, one of the most recorded amps in history. Mostly the same but in a bigger box... $3500

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1986 taylor dcsm dan crary lemon grove willies saint paul minnesota

1986 Taylor Dan Crary Signature Model

$2195 EX+. This guitar was made at an interesting time in Taylor's history. 1986 was the last year for the old Lemon Grove factory (without CNC machines) and was also the introductory year for Taylor's first artist model, the DCSM,... $2195

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1950 fender champion lap steel broadcaster willies saint paul minnesota

1950 Fender Champion

$595 Very early, 6-string student lap steel, Blonde finish, pots date to the 21st week of 1950, original Broadcaster-style Fender pickup, 9.7k output, some people have speculated that Keith Richards slapped a back plate on one of... $595

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1950 fender champion lap steel broadcaster willies saint paul minnesota

1950 Fender Champion

$595 Very early, 6-string student lap steel, Blonde finish, pots date to the 21st week of 1950, original Broadcaster-style Fender pickup, 9.7k output, some people have speculated that Keith Richards slapped a back plate on one of... $595

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Gibson ES-355

1976 Gibson ES-355

$3500 Dark walnut finish - almost black. A great Kalamazoo-era ES-355 (you Rush fans may note this is the same year as Alex Lifeson's famous white ES-355). This guitar looks black even up close. This 355's original pickups and 3 of... $3500

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iseman weissenborn koa willies saint paul minnesota

New Iseman Style 1 Hawaiian Lap Steel

$2350 New photos! Handcrafted with care and attention to detail in Honolulu, Hawaii, the Iseman Style 1 is a recreation of the famous koa Hawaiian lap steels made by Hermann Weissenborn in the early part of the 20th Century. Made... $2350

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iseman weissenborn koa willies saint paul minnesota

New Iseman Style 1 Hawaiian Lap Steel

$2350 New photos! Handcrafted with care and attention to detail in Honolulu, Hawaii, the Iseman Style 1 is a recreation of the famous koa Hawaiian lap steels made by Hermann Weissenborn in the early part of the 20th Century. Made... $2350

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marshall 1987 plexi small box willies saint paul minnesota

1968 Marshall Model 1987

$10,000. Here we have a beautiful 1968 Marshall model 1987 small box 50-watt head and matching slant-front 4x12" cabinet. The head is very original, all original transformers, new filter caps in 1993. Replaced indicator light... $10,000.

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1978 Fender Jazz Bass

Just in! Currently taking the cure at Bad Kleinkirchheim in the Austrian Alps, soon for sale. More info and photos forthcoming, but we can tell you this much - it's got a lot of character and is pretty cool so stay tuned.

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fender custom shop 51 nocaster closet classic blonde butterscotch willies saint paul minnesota

2016 Fender Custom Shop '51 Nocaster Closet Classic

$2599 Nice light ash body in blonde (what most of us like to call "butterscotch", big slightly-figured maple neck, black guard, Kluson-style tuners, railed bridge with brass saddles, minimal but classy aging by the Custom... $2599

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2005 g&l f-100 return edition limited number 42 willies saint paul minnesota

2005 G&L F-100 Return Edition

$1499 Limited edition of 100, this one is number 42, Port Wine Stain finish on flamed maple top, mahogany body in black, bolt-on hard rock maple neck with ebony fingerboard, custom-wound MFD (Magnetic Field Design) humbucking... $1499

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1999 fender 62 reissue strat stratocaster sherwood green willies saint paul minnesota

1999 Fender '62 Reissue Stratocaster

$1499 Alder body in delightful Sherwood Green Metallic nitrocellulose lacquer, Indian rosewood fingerboard on a subtly-flamed maple neck, clay dots, spaghetti logo, three-ply white guard, optional 5-way switch installed, nice and... $1499

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2006 prs standard 22 mahogany dragon ii willies saint paul minnesota

2006 Paul Reed Smith Standard 22

$1295 Solid Honduran mahogany body and neck, no maple cap, very light at 6.5 pounds, 22 frets, 25" scale length, deep cherry finish, PRS wraparound stoptail, Dragon II bass and treble pickups with master volume and tone, 5-way... $1295

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dr. z maz 8 el84 handwired willies saint paul minnesota

2017 Dr. Z MAZ 8

$2059 Dr. Z's ultra-practical little guy, the single-ended and compact MAZ 8. Chiming EL84 tone with elements of both vintage Vox and blonde/brown Fenders in a small package with reasonable volume. Three-band EQ, cut, master volume,... $2059

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fender custom shop relic strat

2013 Fender Custom Shop '57 Stratocaster Relic

$2700 Nice light alder body in lovely and convincingly-aged Sonic Blue lacquer, 7.5 pounds overall, nice big maple neck with faint "V", parchment guard, 5-way switch installed but original 3-way switch included, has its... $2700

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1970s Gibson J-40

$1050 Slope-shouldered dreadnought, natural spruce top, walnut-finished mahogany back and sides. This one has a partial refret, a bridge reglue, and some brace repairs but is now structurally sound and plays and sounds good. The... $1050

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ibanez st824 studio bass japan willies guitars saint paul minnesota

1980 Ibanez ST824 Studio Bass

$995 Solidbody maple/walnut electric bass, Bolt-on neck with "Quadra Lock" attachment, made in Japan when Ibanez was really starting to make a name for itself as a designer and manufacturer of serious, professional-quality... $995

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used 1989 Fender

1989 Fender '57 Reissue Stratocaster

$2500 Blonde, Gold hardware, Mary Kay version on see through blonde nitro lacquer on lightweight ash body. These earlier Fender reissues are gaining interest as they are almost thirty years old. This one is light (under 8 pounds)... $2500

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used fender custom shop

1986 Fender Custom Shop '60 Telecaster

$3250 Blonde on ash body, super early custom shop Tele, becoming very collectible, added Duncan Antiquity pickups (originals included), a great Tele, comes with the original tweed case. $3250

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used fender closet classic

2009 Fender Custom Shop Closet Classic '69 Stratocaster

$2600 Olympic White on alder body, rosewood fretboard with pearl dot inlays, vintage frets and 7.25" radius, three great sounding ’69 strat pickups, good and resonant unplugged, light custom shop closet classic aging, added 5... $2600

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used lakland skyline hollowbody bass

2011 Lakland Skyline Hollowbody

$995 Sunburst, carved maple top on mahogany back and sides, rosewood fretboard with dot inlays, 34" scale length, design collaboration of Michael Tobias and Lakland Chicago staff, 1.6" nut width, dual Chi-Sonic pickups, in... $995

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vintage national archtop guitar

1953 National California

$999 Natural, a beautiful spruce top archtop, 17" wide (like a J-200), super flame maple back and sides. All laminate bound F holes, double binding back and top looks very luxorious. Body made by Kay, easy to set bolt on neck... $999

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1984 rickenbacker 370 electric guitar

1984 Rickenbacker 370

$2450 Fireglo, don’t old Rickeys look great? This guitar shows some nice flame at different angles especially around the tailpiece. With the lacquer yellowing the sunburst color has taken on an amber glow. This guitar is all stock,... $2450

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vintage 1966 fender jazz bass olympic white guitar

1966 Fender Jazz Bass

$8600 Olympic White on alder body, bound Brazilian rosewood fretboard with block inlays, pro refret, plays great, all original, super resonant unplugged, weighs a comfortable 9.0 pounds, good honest playing wear through the top... $8600

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1989 Gibson Les Paul Special Cherry

1989 Gibson Les Paul Special

$995 Cherry on mahogany body, bound rosewood fretboard with dot inlays, sixties slim taper neck profile, refret, mystery P-90 pickups added, two volume and two tone controls, shows some playing scratches on the top and back, nice... $995

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used gibson les paul tribute guitar

2017 Gibson Les Paul Tribute

$795 Goldtop, satin finish, just in, near mint, comes with an original deluxe gig bag. $795

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used 2003 Gibson Les Paul Custom Cherry Red HIstoric custom shop

2003 Gibson Custom '57 Les Paul Custom

$3750 Cherry Red, as many of you know Les Paul Customs in the fifties were many times all mahogany. So in this way this guitar is vintage accurate. This finish was never done in the fifties nor were bigger frets but this guitar is... $3750

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