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NAMM 2015: Godin Guitars Unveil News Models at Winter NAMM 2015

(PRESS RELEASE): Join Godin Guitars at the 2015 Winter NAMM Show, from January 22nd to the 25th in Anaheim California, where the company will be showcasing the latest additions to its brands of guitars.

Electric model updates include the thinline, semi-hollow body Godin Montreal Supreme Lightburst Flame HG, featuring figured flame top, bound headstock & bound Richlite™ fingerboard with large dot inlays, Seymour Duncan custom humbuckers and vintage style trapeze tailpiece. New solid body models include the Godin Session Custom 59, featuring a Seymour Duncan ’59 humbucker in the neck, Godin Custom Cajun single-coil in the bridge, and a 5-way switch for a versatile array of tones. The Godin Progression Plus features a new ergonomic, rounded contoured body, 3 single-coil pickups including 2x Godin GS-2 pickups in the neck & middle along with a Seymour Duncan JB Jr.™ in the bridge. Both models feature the Godin High-Definition Revoicer system, Godin Tru-Loc Trem, and new 5-ply pearloid & tortoise shell pickguards.

Other new solid body electrics will include carved top models such as the rocking Godin Core CT and the stunning Summit Classic CT. Both models feature a 24 ¾” scale, Spanish cedar body and mahogany set neck. The Core CT includes the Graphtech ResoMax wraparound bridge, and available pickups options include 2x Seymour Duncan P90s (neck: Vintage SP90-1 / bridge: Classic SP90-3), or 1x Godin GHN1 (neck) & 1x Seymour Duncan 59’ humbucker (bridge). The Summit Classic CT features a beautifully bound Richlite™ fingerboard & headstock, large dot inlays, the Godin High-Definition Revoicer system, and Graphtech ResoMax bridge. Available Seymour Duncan pickup options include a P90 model (neck & bridge: Vintage SP90-1), Humbucker model (neck: Alnico 2 / bridge: 59’) and Convertible model with P-Rails, which allows the player to select between humbucker, single-coil or P90 tones.

New acoustic additions include the new Concert Hall acoustics, OM body styles, in the Seagull and Simon & Patrick brands, including the exquisite S&P Showcase Rosewood Concert Hall, featuring solid rosewood back & sides, solid spruce top, mahogany neck with ebony fingerboard and vintage style slotted headstock with high-ration butter-bean tuning machines. Godin will also have the latest TRIC cases, Italian-made Godin Acoustic Solutions amplifiers and SARGA Percussion instruments on hand. All guitar models in the Godin family of brands feature Graphtech’s “Laser Etched” Tusq nuts & saddles.

Progression Plus TR Cream

Session Custom 59

Summit Classic

Summit Classic Gold P90

Summit Classic Gold Convertible

Premiere Supreme

Showcase CH Rosewood

Find out more: Godin


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