Published On: Thu, May 9th, 2013

Gibson Frank Zappa “Roxy” SG Now Available

Gibson’s new Frank Zappa Roxy SG is a replica of the guitar used by Zappa during his performances at the Roxy Theatre in Hollywwood

Gibson first showed off their heavily modified Frank Zappa Roxy SG at NAMM back in January; now it is finally available for guitarists to buy. 

This awesome new model was based on the guitar played by Zappa during his stint at the Roxy Theatre in Hollywood in 1973 and has become a truly iconic guitar.

Gibson recreated every detail of Zappa's early-'60s original for this new signature including:

- Maestro-style vibrola with Lyre tailpiece
– Colour-matched faded Cherry nitro finish

- Uncovered enhanced '57 Classic humbuckers with four-conductor wiring
– Two mini-toggle switches to split the coils, or for out of phase sounds 
– E
arly '60s five-ply SG pickguard with special dimensioned neck spacer
– Tune-o-matic bridge

– Natural neck and headstock
 

$3,749

www.gibson.com for more

Published On: Thu, May 9th, 2013

Gibson Frank Zappa

Gibson’s new Frank Zappa Roxy SG is a replica of the guitar used by Zappa during his performances at the Roxy Theatre in Hollywwood

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