Gibson Jim James ES-335

SKU: 1-ES35JJ217WNH1

A new signature model from the - My Morning Jacket Guitarist - Jim James.

Jim James is the singer, guitarist and producer/songwriter of My Morning Jacket. He has also been very successful in several solo projects. His new Gibson ES-335 is as versatile and groundbreaking as Jim is as a guitarist.

The features on this guitar are tailored to his preferences as much as possible;
two calibrated T-Type pickups that are paired with dual volume and tone controls that are handwired with CTS® potentiometers. The neck is made of mahogany and of the "SlimTaper" type, the fretboard is made of Indian rosewood with 22 medium jumbo frets. Tuning becomes a party with the beautiful classic Kluson® Waffleback tuners. The guitar features a lightweight aluminum ABR-1 bridge and a Stop Bar tailpiece that is anchored with steel thumb-wheels and tailpiece studs to keep everything tight in tone.

This ES-335 has a beautifully characteristic walnut body with a nitro lacquer finish. On the headstock you see a nice Jim James logo and his characteristic owl on the back of the neck, which you can also find on the included case.

Body Wood: 3-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple
Body finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Number of Frets: 22
Scale Length: 24.75"
Neck Wood: Mahogany
Neck Shape: Slim Taper
Fretboard Wood: Indian Rosewood
Fretboard Inlays: Acrylic Dots
Bridge: ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic
tuners: Kluson Waffleback
Hardware Type: Nickel
Neck Pickups: Calibrated T-Type, Rhythm
Bridge Pick Up: Calibrated T-Type, Lead
Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone, hand-wired with Orange Drop capacitors
case: Custom Owl Emblem Hardshell Case