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Summer NAMM 2016: ESP Guitars Release 30th Anniversary Master Of Puppets Guitar

Master of Puppets
Master of Puppets
30 years ago Metallica released Master of Puppets - an album which is deemed "culturally, historically and aesthetically significant". To commemorate the anniversary, ESP guitars has released a special Limited Edition LTD Metallica Master of Puppets guitar.

This will be an extremely limited run. Only 400 of these guitars will be made available in the world.

The guitar features the iconic Master of Puppets artwork on the body (alder) and headstock. The instrument also has a bolt-on maple neck at 25.5" scale, ebony fingerboard and 24 XJ frets . There are two active EMG 81 pickups (neck and bridge) and a Metallica logo fingerboard inlay.

Each guitar comes with an ESP form-fit case complete with the Metallica logo and a certificate of authenticity. Metallica's Master of Puppets had gone Platinum in the USA, Canada, Finland and New Zealand. It also went Gold in the UK.

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By Michael Storey.

Posted on 22 Jun 2016 10:11 to category : Instruments News

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