The Rickenbacker 330 Semi Hollow, Mapleglo is a prime example of Rickenbacker's great workmanship, beautifully finished guitars and unique tone. Crafted from maple with a maple neck, this hollowbody light-weight guitar delivers rich, warm sounds. Equipped with dual single-coil pickups which are accented by a traditionally shaped sound hole, the 330 offers a truly superb sound. Additional features include a white pickguard, unique floating tailpiece and a double cutaway body shape which allows easy access to the higher frets. With all these great features and a lightweight body, the 330 is a perfect guitar for any level of player, especially those who gig often.
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The Rickenbacker 330 Semi Acoustic Guitar has been beautifully crafted from maple, which has been fashioned into a distinctive and double cutaway design to create a stylish aesthetic. The 330's maple hollow body produces a tastefully rich, full, warm tone, with plenty of mid bite. Its hollow body and unique double-cutaway body shape keeps the guitar lightweight, providing beautifully intricate voicing and full access to the higher frets. It lightweight design also allows you to play for longer, making it an ideal choice for gigging musicians. Boasting a beautiful Mapleglo finish, the Rickenbacker 330 is a visually stunning instrument.
This Mapleglo Rickenbacker features a rosewood fingerboard mounted to a maple neck, offering incredible stability as well as a stylish look. This rosewood fingerboard also helps keep the tone mellow, offering some sparkle to the highs while thickening up the lows. The set neck achieves an extraordinary amount of sustain. With its slim, sleek design and excellent low action, the guitar's neck produces a tight and warm tone, with the maple tonewood offering a snappy attack with sizzling highs and firm lows.
This Semi-Hollow Guitar features a set of high gain single coil pickups at the neck and bridge positions, offering a distinctive Rickenbacker sound which is accented by a traditional shaped sound hole. Producing a powerfully warm tone, with excess amounts of overdrive to give it an incredible sustain, the pickups' high gain provides excesses punch and thickness to create an excellent midrange and plenty of volume. The neck pickup delivers the perfect amount of girth and sustain for when you need raw power, whilst the bridge pickup provides a clean ''sixties style'' tone for times when clarity is needed. When used together, they produce an incredible amount of Rickenbacker's distinctive jangley tone with a beautiful resonance.