G&l: DOHENY CUSTOM(Item ID: DOHENY CUSTOM)
Sorry, this item is not currently in stockDoheny Offset with Custom MFD Jazz Pickups in Surf Green with Painted Headplate and Tortoise Pickguard
This is one of the sweetest new guitar models we have seen from G&L - killer looks, sound, and playability! Come see and hear for yourself. We think you will be equally impressed.
From the G&L website:
"Inspired by the classic surf sound born in Southern California, the new G&L Doheny™ takes its name from the iconic beach in the heart of Orange County where '60s surf pioneers became legends. Since those halcyon days, both music and surfing have evolved far beyond their roots, and so has the performance of the gear.
Doheny takes the bolt-on offset-body into new sonic territory with newly developed Magnetic Field Design jazz pickups, the first on any production G&L. Naturally, these new pickups will invite comparison to Leo’s jumbo MFD ASAT Special pickups, given they employ a narrow bobbin aperture and broad coil splay. But Doheny's MFD pickups are more about jangle than twang, just as they should be for a guitar like this. With a classic jazz bobbin aperture wrapped with traditional Formvar wire, these pickups just might be the approach Leo would have taken had he been with us a few years longer.
So what’s it like? The sound is rich in harmonics yet surprisingly full, the result of carefully researching and applying Leo’s creative work across the decades. The Doheny pickups deliver the experience fans have hoped for, with their flexibility maximized by the PTB tone system that allows echoes of yesteryear while delivering more output and range for today’s music. Add in Leo’s finest vibrato for enhanced tuning stability and improved sustain, and the results are astounding."
Features and Specs:
* Construction - Bolt-on
* Body - Alder
* Finish - Surf Green with Painted Headstock
* Pickguard - Tortoise
* Pickups - Leo Fender Wide-Bobbin MFD Single Coil
* Neck - Hard-Rock Maple with Rosewood Fingerboard
* Scale - 25 1/2"
* Neck Profile - G&L Modern Classic with 9 1/2" Radius
* Nut - Natural Bone
* Frets - 21 Medium Jumbo, Nickel, Plek Dressed
* Tuning Machines - 12:1 Ratio, Sealed-Back
* Bridge - Dual-Fulcrum standard
* Controls - 3-Position Toggle, Volume, PTB Circuit
This guitar includes a deluxe Tolex hardshell case.
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