Ibanez Artcore Expressionist AF95 Electric Guitar

Get classic jazz and blues tones with this Ibanez Artcore hollowbody. Fitted with Super 58 pickups, this archtop gets that vintage sound.
What's special about this item?
Feature: What it does:
Bound ebony fretboard Luxurious looks and focused tone
Linden top, back and sides Rich, warm, deep-voiced tone
Nyatoh neck Warm tone; similar to mahogany
Spruce top Articulate tone, projects well, resists scratches
The AF is the most traditional design within the Artcore series. The full-hollow body construction means there are no sound blocks in the body. This construction method produces a rich, complex tone, expressed with a pure voice and full body, the tonal characteristics most highly desired among the discerning Jazz player.

Artcore Expressionist

For more than a decade, Ibanez has continued to energize the hollow-body market with wide range of designs including everything from rockin' semi-hollow hybrids to straight-up traditional jazz-boxes. The Artcore Expressionist line established yet another chapter in the Artcore story. The Expressionist difference? Jazz fans will recognize the Ibanez original Super 58, the preferred pickup of George Benson, Pat Metheny and John Scofield on their own Signature models. A favorite among jazz players, but as funk guitarist Eric Krasno has been proving, the Super 58s perform well in a variety of situations. Warmth, balanced articulation, and excellent response are defining characteristic the Super 58 pickups.

Features:


- The 3pc Nyatoh/Maple Neck provides a rich mid-low end and great resonance.
- Macassar Ebony produces tight lows and mid range along with strong attack in the highs and quick response with rich sustain.
- Medium sized frets enhance the accuracy of your notes.
- The Spruce top's smooth wood appearance enriches the response of your playing. The linden back and sides provide rich tone and a bright attack.
- Super read more 58 pickups feature moderate output and vintage tone.
- The Walnut bridge transfers string vibration directly to the body, delivering a natural and warm tone.
- The smooth VT14 tailpiece provides both great tuning stability and rich sustain.
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Neck: AF Artocre 3pc Nyatoh/Maple neck
Fretboard: Bound Ebony fretboard
Top: Spruce
Back & Sides: Linden
Fret: Medium fret
Neck Pickup: Super 58 (H) neck pickup
Bridge Pickup: Super 58 (H) bridge pickup
Bridge: VT14 bridge w/AFC wood cover
Hardware: Gold hardware
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Brown Sunburst
Shipping Weight: 11 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 21 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): AF95BS
Ibanez Non-New Product Warranty Information Ibanez Electric Guitars and Basses have a 1-year warranty on NEW instruments only for the ORIGINAL purchaser with a Sales Receipt. All used products are not under warranty.
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-669-8262