Epiphone Casino Archtop Electric Guitar, Cherry
Epiphone Casino Archtop Electric Guitar, CherryDetails
The Epiphone Casino Electric Guitar is perhaps one of the most influential guitars in Epiphone's history, producing the very same sparkling sound and timeless look that have made it the go-to guitar for two generations of artists including Paul McCartney, Paul Weller, Noel Gallagher, Keith Richards and Gary Clark, Jr. The traditional 5-ply Maple body is paired with a Mahogany neck to deliver comfortable playability and the iconic Casino tone. The Alnico P-90 dogear pickups offer a stellar combination of high output and biting treble response. Other features include body and fingerboard binding around the Rosewood fretboard and distinctive parallelogram inlays, a white pickguard bearing the iconic Epiphone ?E? logo and vintage-style Epiphone tuning machines.
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|Finance||APR||Deposit to Pay||Payments||Total Payable|
|Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9%||14.9%||No Deposit||48 months: £6.83 |
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
|Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9%||15.9%||No Deposit||36 months: £8.65 |
Final payment: £8.65
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|Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9%||18.9%||No Deposit||24 months: £12.41 |
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee
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The Casino Story
For the Epiphone Company of 1961, the Casino was a small breakthrough. After the merger with Gibson in 1957, Epiphone moved away from making large archtops. A new era of music had arrived. The introduction of the Casino was a modern design that announced that Epiphone’s unique history would continue separate from Gibson’s. Though from a distance the Casino had the look of an ES-335, the Casino was a true hollowbody giving players a clear, ringing tone that could be pushed into overdrive when needed. It was an ideal guitar for stage and studio and can be heard on many landmark recordings including The Beatles’ Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band and The Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds.
Maybe it’s purely coincidental that at the same time that the Casino was in its planning stages at Epiphone headquarters in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the Beatles were starting their historic run at the Hamburg Star Club. By 1964, the Beatles were stars and when Paul McCartney went shopping for a new guitar that could feed back, he reached for a Casino. John Lennon and George Harrison soon bought their own and used their Casinos on stage and at Abbey Road throughout the band’s career. Carl Wilson of the Beach Boys, Paul Weller of the Jam, and Noel Gallagher of Oasis are just a few of the players who have made great records with Casinos.
Body & Bridge
- Body: 5-Ply Maple
- Top: 5-Ply Maple
- Bracing: Basswood Top Bracing
- Bridge: LockTone™ Tune-O-Matic
- Tailpiece: Trapeze
- Finish: Cherry (CH)
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck: Mahogany
- Neck Profile: SlimTaper™ ''D''
- Neck Joint: Set Neck, Glued-In at 16th Fret
- Scale Length: 24.75''
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius: 12''
- Number of Frets: 22
- Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
- Inlays: Parallelogram
- Nut Width: 1.68''
- Headstock: Small Sloped with Beveled Sides (14°)
Hardware & Electronics
- Hardware: Chrome
- Machine Heads: Small Button, Vintage-Style Epiphone
- Neck Pickup: Alnico Dogear P-90T Classic™
- Bridge Pickup: Alnico Dogear P-90R Classic™
- Pickup Switching: 3-Way, Epiphone Toggle
- Controls: 2 x Volume, 2 x Tone
- Knobs: Vintage-Style
- Pickguard: 3-Ply, White/Black/White
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