Ibanez Guitars

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If you wanted a total history of Ibanez you´d have go back to 1908 when a company named Hoshino began as a sheet music store and later music products distributor in Nagoya Japan.

If you wanted a little less completeness than that you´d go back about forty-five when Hoshino began distributing a Spanish guitar named Ibanez. Or perhaps you´d simply go to the Mid 60´s when Hoshino, who by that time had purchased the rights to the Ibanez name, began shipping incredibly funky looking guitars to the United States, many of which were actually sold in department stores.

But for most of us, Ibanez pretty much begins almost 30 years ago, when Hoshino opened an office near Philadelphia, PA for more efficiently distributing Ibanez guitars to the United States. Most of those guitars were Ibanez´ famous high quality (but very inexpensive) copies of just about everything–you name it, we probably made a version of it. At that time many American instruments were going through an unfortunate period of increasing prices with decreasing quality, and these copies hit a ready market.

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Re: IBANEZ TALMAN GUITARS BABY

: THESE GUITARS R SUPA FLY. GREAT FOR ROCK ALT. AND PUNK. AWESOME RETRO SHAPE AND SOUND. IF ANYONE IS SELLIN ANY WITH TWO HUMBUCKERS AND A TREM BRIDGE FOR A REASONABLE PRICE E MAIL ME. I WOULD LIKE A SILVER GLITTER COLOR WITH A PERLOID PICKGUARD AND LITTLE TO NO SCRATCHES AND/OR WEAR.

Re: IBANEZ TALMAN GUITARS BABY

I HAD ONE

s-series

Hey guys!!!
I bought a guitar(the s270JB)and I am very happy with it
this clear warm sound makes me happy and happy again
Everyone who reads this I tell you to bye an ibanez guitar because they are fair priced.
cu charism

Re: s-series

Hi, i am very interesting for ibanez s or ax series and
i'm in a very big complex . It's hard decision to buy any of these guitars,... can anybody give me an url or something for blink182 tabs

Ibanez Paul Gilbert Model 900TR

can anyone give me any info on this guitar. thanks.

Re: Ibanez Paul Gilbert Model 900TR

: can anyone give me any info on this guitar. thanks.

Re: Ibanez Paul Gilbert Model 900TR

: : can anyone give me any info on this guitar. thanks.

because i need information about something rare on this guitar. f.i.: the wood or alabane (perlmutt) or sth. else
thank you very much

ibanez guitars

THIS F@CKING WEBSITE SUCKS!!!

Re: ibanez guitars

no you do

this sux

THIS F@CKING WEBSITE SUCKS!!!

Korn uses Ibanez and the "Rock"!!

Ibanezs cause Korn uses it!!!!!

midi guitars

I have a ibanez IMG2010 MIDI GUITAR,need info,also does anybody know where I could fine cable and control box can not find anything on this guitar,was made in JAPAN,checked with IBANEZ,seems this guitar was made,and fogotten about. somebody help please!!!!!!!!!!

Re: midi guitars

: I have a ibanez IMG2010 MIDI GUITAR,need info,also does anybody know where I could fine cable and control box can not find anything on this guitar,was made in JAPAN,checked with IBANEZ,seems this guitar was made,and fogotten about. somebody help please!!!!!!!!!!

I have a complete roland GM -70 one of the earliest midi made by them and it works...

Re: midi guitars

: I have a ibanez IMG2010 MIDI GUITAR,need info,also does anybody know where I could fine cable and control box can not find anything on this guitar,was made in JAPAN,checked with IBANEZ,seems this guitar was made,and fogotten about. somebody help please!!!!!!!!!!

Re: midi guitars

Yo! fun...
i like it :)
John
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Re: midi guitars

I have the guitar cable and controler, but I live in Canada...Are youu interested ?

Les

: : I have a ibanez IMG2010 MIDI GUITAR,need info,also does anybody know where I could fine cable and control box can not find anything on this guitar,was made in JAPAN,checked with IBANEZ,seems this guitar was made,and fogotten about. somebody help please!!!!!!!!!!

Re: midi guitars

: : I have a ibanez IMG2010 MIDI GUITAR,need info,also does anybody know where I could fine cable and control box can not find anything on this guitar,was made in JAPAN,checked with IBANEZ,seems this guitar was made,and fogotten about. somebody help please!!!!!!!!!!

If I recall this guitar was indeed made by Ibanez but for Roland. It was one of their (Roland's) first midi guitars. Used with the Roland GR-300 synth box. You might want to check with Roland on the cable. I doubt if you can get it from them. But they may know of an independant manufacturer who can assist you. Also if this is the same guitar I am thinking of it will work with all of the Roland GR series midi synth units up to the GR-700. You will probably have to hunt pretty hard for the GR-300. But there has to be some out there somewhere. Hope this helps a little.

IBANEZ Factz

Although,many jammin guitarist play Ibanez models,we forget that an Ibanez guitar is a work or art!Who really cares that John Petrucci or Fear Factory plays them?Imean even if no one endorsed Ibanez guitars. I personally would prefer my RG520 QSTBK over any Jackson soloist or Dk model!!So dont be mad thats just my opinion.Bands that rule the music charts just so happen to play the most comfortable guitar right out of the box to date.Ibanez is the serious guitarist choice!!

Re: IBANEZ Factz

: Although,many jammin guitarist play Ibanez models,we forget that an Ibanez guitar is a work or art!Who really cares that John Petrucci or Fear Factory plays them?Imean even if no one endorsed Ibanez guitars. I personally would prefer my RG520 QSTBK over any Jackson soloist or Dk model!!So dont be mad thats just my opinion.Bands that rule the music charts just so happen to play the most comfortable guitar right out of the box to date.Ibanez is the serious guitarist choice!!

DEAD ON, MAN! Progressive Rockers profane Oath plays them (s470, ghostrider and s540 ltd models) they RULE! www.profaneoath.com

Re: IBANEZ Factz

I totally agree. I just recently got myself an Sr 405 5 String and it couldnt possibly be greater. It works great at gigs and has never failed me.

Re: IBANEZ Factz

You said it! Ibanez makes the finest guitars on the planet. my rg7 is my prized possession! these are truly wonderfule guitars.

Re: IBANEZ Factz

I don't know about "from the box", but my Ibanez is a 1980/81 DestroyerII and it rocks!! it's finnished in metallic red and has an action thats a dream. 20 years old and it feels nicer than most models made by other manufacturers.

Hello!

Dear Sir/Madam
My name is Gity, i'm 23 and i'm a student ,(minor music)
i like to know many thongs about Ibanez,i hope you give me enough
information.
Thank u so much
Gity

Ibanez kick

Ibanez Guitars are the best KoRn PLAYS THEM limp Bizkit plays them and they are my fav. bands!! ibanez are the best guitar you can have so get one!!!

Re: Ibanez kick --->> sucker!

IBANEZ ARE THE BEST BRAND, BUT KORN AND LIMP BIZKIT SUCKS!!!
JOE SATRIANI!!! STEVE VAI!!! ALEJANDRO SILVA (FROM CHILE) ARE THE BEST!!! THEY ARE THE MASTERS OF THE GUITAR

Re: Ibanez kick --->> sucker!

: IBANEZ ARE THE BEST BRAND, BUT KORN AND LIMP BIZKIT SUCKS!!!
: JOE SATRIANI!!! STEVE VAI!!! ALEJANDRO SILVA (FROM CHILE) ARE THE BEST!!! THEY ARE THE MASTERS OF THE GUITAR

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Re: Ibanez kick --->> sucker!

I agree

Re: Ibanez kick

Ibanez does rule all. but korn and limp bizkit really suck! if you want some good metal guitar go to coal chamber or bucket head

Re: Ibanez kick

: Ibanez Guitars are the best KoRn PLAYS THEM limp Bizkit plays them and they are my fav. bands!! ibanez are the best guitar you can have so get one!!!

:I agree Ibanez are the best brand of guitar you can get on the planet,and i agree korn and Limp Bizkit use them and they are my favorite bands too.I know Limp bizkit uses an RG7 (7 strings) and korn too.

Re: Ibanez kick

: : Ibanez Guitars are the best KoRn PLAYS THEM limp Bizkit plays them and they are my fav. bands!! ibanez are the best guitar you can have so get one!!!

: :I agree Ibanez are the best brand of guitar you can get on the planet,and i agree korn and Limp Bizkit use them and they are my favorite bands too.I know Limp bizkit uses an RG7 (7 strings) and korn too.

:While it is true KoRn and Limp Bizkit are kickass bands and play Ibanez guitars, Ibanez are not the best out there, but definitely one of the best. I own an Ibanez and love it, but I have had many problems with it. There are ups and downs to everything.

ibanez concord model.698m

would you know what year model my guitar is ( l770877)
natural ibanez concord model 698m
terve toivoo Jarkki

Re: ibanez concord model.698m

: would you know what year model my guitar is ( l770877)
: natural ibanez concord model 698m
: terve toivoo Jarkki

your Guitar was made in 1977. Before 1990, Ibanez had a different serial number system. The letter stands for what country it was made in (F for Japan, I forgot the other one)and the 2 numbers after that were the year. The other 4 were the serial number.

Re: ibanez concord model.698m

: : would you know what year model my guitar is ( l770877)
: : natural ibanez concord model 698m
: : terve toivoo Jarkki

: your Guitar was made in 1977. Before 1990, Ibanez had a different serial number system. The letter stands for what country it was made in (F for Japan, I forgot the other one)and the 2 numbers after that were the year. The other 4 were the serial number.

I can't find the year anywhere. I have an Ibanez Concord, 6 string acoustic, blonde/maple Model No. 698MS, made in Japan

Re: ibanez concord model.698m

Your guitar is a #698m Jumbo,I found it in Ibanez vintage page...I have one also..

Re: ibanez concord model.698m

: Your guitar is a #698m Jumbo,I found it in Ibanez vintage page...I have one also..

What year was it made? What vintage page, where do I find that at?

Re: ibanez concord model.698m

I just bought one too - where do I find the serial#?? so I can get a date

Re: ibanez concord model.698m

: I just bought one too - where do I find the serial#?? so I can get a date

The serial is located on inside the body, on the neck block.
use a flashlight to see it.
If the first is a letter, that would be the month it was made. Mine has an A for august. the next 2 numbers are the year. All Ibanez have serial numbers, you just have to look for them. Of course the model number will be on the paper sticker, if your lucky and nobody removed it.
Don

Re: ibanez concord model.698m

: Bought mine brand new June 1973 @ Futema Music, Okinawa. Paid 15,000 yen ($500 at the time). Still in perfect condition, has been appraised at $2,200 as recent as 1990.Has no serial # as they were not used prior to 1975. So is their a method of dating its year of mfg. ?

Re: ibanez concord

: im trying to locate information on a 68' ibanez concord model number 697. no lettering just 697. im only looking for the value of the instrament. thanx for ur time

Re: ibanez concord Model # 642

: I am looking for the serial number and value of my guitar Ibanez-concord model 642.

Re: ibanez concord

I am looking for the serial number and value of my guitar Ibanez-concord model 751. Pls email me, frozenlava@onlink.net

Ibanez Concord Model # 699

Have the above Ibanez over 20 years old, would you know the value of it or direct me to someone who would know! thanks

Re: Ibanez Concord Model # 699

: Have the above Ibanez over 20 years old, would you know the value of it or direct me to someone who would know! thanks

IT SOLD FOR $199.50 IN 1977.

Re: Ibanez Concord Model # 699

It is a BULLs**t !!! The value of the guitar is NOT higher than $ 90.00 USD.

Re: Ibanez Concord Model # 699

: : Have the above Ibanez over 20 years old, would you know the value of it or direct me to someone who would know! thanks

: IT SOLD FOR $199.50 IN 1977.

I have got one the same, solid maple. I would like to get a value also. The local guitar shop folk indicated that it was probably worth around NZ$1500.00 OR US$750.00.
Can anyone confirm?

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