The angus young signature was modeled on the sgs of the mid to late 60s complete with larger style pickguard and lyre vibrato. While not a direct copy of any particular sg that angus used it was styled generally after the 1966 1971 batwing style sgs angus played most often in his early career.
Angus young duck walk yes we know chuck berry was the originator.
Angus young signature. Maricela mj juarez. Uses a 57 classic and an angus young sign. As arguably the most iconic sg player of all time it makes sense that gibson would give angus young of ac dc a signature sg.
While making the decision on picking up an angus young set i did chat with a few people involved with the process of when angus approached seymour to handle some issues with his guitars. It s exact even down to the worn engraving on the lyre vibrola tailpiece. The sound of a gibson sg ran into marshalls with no muss or fuss.
Now the gibson usa angus young sg puts all the tone and playability of this classic double cutaway into a signature model made to young s own specs. Mahogany body and neck 22 fret rosewood fingerboard with pearl trapezoid inlays single bound neck nickel hardware a 57 classic humbucker neck an angus signature humbucker. Gibson s angus young signature sg is a faithful reproduction of the artist s trademark axe.
A signed angus young guitar is a rare and unique collectible that will look unbelievable displayed in any home office or music studio our autographed angus young instruments are guaranteed to be 100 authentic as is all of the memorabilia and collectibles that we have available for purchase. The result is an instrument with all the punch crunch and sizzle that angus achieves with his treasured sg in a guitar that s still well within reach of the workaday rocker. Angus young is known by many as have the rock and roll guitar tone.
The neck has lightning bolt inlays. The angus young signature sg introduced in 2000 was fittingly the first ever artist signature sg model. Angus young autographed instruments.
The gibson angus young signature sg is a faithful reproduction of young s trademark axe. Young and gibson guitar corporation have collaborated to make the angus young sg. It features a pick up designed by young himself the angus young signature humbucker in the bridge position and a 57 classic humbucker in the neck.
The angus young signature was. Designed and manufactured to angus exacting specifications this sg has exactly what it takes to rock all night long this new sg features an engraved lyre vibrola an angus signature treble pickup along with a 57 classic rhythm pickup a devil.