Category Archives: Non-USA Guitars/Basses

1960’s Sunburst Hagstrom Model II

A very playable 60’s vintage guitar at a  import price, we found this Hagstrom Model II listed on eBay for a Buy it Now price of $899.  Click here to view the ad.  Hagstrom built the Model II from 1965 … Continue reading

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1960’s Vox Phantom Bass

A lot of 60’s British rock vibe in this Vox Phantom Bass for sale online at Dave’s Guitars for $950.  Click here to view the ad.  Marketed from 1963 to 1969, Phantoms were produced in England by Jennings Musical Industries for … Continue reading

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1960’s Vox Clubman Bass

Vox bass and guitar fans generally favor the models produced in England from 1961 through 1969.  Here’s a nice English made Vox Clubman listed on eBay for a Buy it Now price of $499.  Click here to view the ad.  … Continue reading

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1970’s Ibanez Les Paul

We’ve featured a few of the so called “lawsuit” Japanese built guitars before.  The mystique of the lawsuit guitars seems to be the misperception that they were such great copies, that Gibson, Fender and others filed a lawsuit to stop … Continue reading

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1971 Ibanez Les Paul

Many of the so called pre-lawsuit guitars made in Japan in the early 1970’s by companies like Ibanez, Tokai, Greco and Burny,  were actually fairly decent quality and very playable.  We often see guitars listed as pre-lawsuit models referring to … Continue reading

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1970’s Hagstrom Swede

Where can you find a 70’s vintage, solid body humbucker guitar for well under $1K?   Here’s a 1970’s Hagstrom Swede guitar listed on an eBay auction or a Buy in Now price of $625, it possibly could go for … Continue reading

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