ESP drops three new signature guitars
01.12.2021

ESP drops three new signature guitars

ESP LTD GUITARS
Words by Eli Duxson

Includes Javier Reyes, Alan Ashby, and Sammy Duet

ESP have dropped three new limited-edition signature guitars for Animals As Leaders’ Javier Reyes, Of Mice & Men’s Alan Ashby, and Goatwhore’s Sammy Duet.

What you need to know:

  • Animals As Leaders’ Javier Reyes, Of Mice & Men’s Alan Ashby, and Goatwhore’s Sammy Duet have released their latest signature guitars.
  • The prices range from approximately AU$1,822 to AU$2,804.
  • Featuring a beautiful blend of woods and finishes to create three very different guitars!

Read all the latest product news here.

Reyes’ signature LTD JR-7 is the only seven-string guitar of the lineup and features a swamp ash body with a quilted maple top, a five-piece, 27 inch scale length walnut, maple and padauk neck, and a Macassar ebony fingerboard.

The guitar is stocked with a pair of Reyes’ signature Fishman Open Core humbucking pickups and features a Hipshot bridge with a solid, string-through body design. 

These are wired by volume and tone knobs, and a five-way super switch for pickup selection and coil splitting.

The guitar is retailing for US$1,999 (approx. AU$2,804).

Ashby’s LTD AA-1 is an update to the Of Mice & Men guitarist’s previous Signature Series model and adds a black satin finish and gold hardware design theme that extends all the way to its 24 extra-jumbo Jescar EVOgold frets.

It features a single bridge pickup, the EMG 81 active humbucker with a brushed gold cover, and a TonePros locking TOM bridge with string-thru-body design.

A mahogany body with a neck-through three-piece mahogany neck, and a 24-fret Macassar ebony fingerboard without inlays completes the guitar which is retailing at US$1,299 (approx. AU$1,822).

Duet’s new LTD SD-2 is based on Sammy’s own spiky ESP Custom Shop model, which includes a mahogany body combined with a three-piece neck-through mahogany neck, fitted with a 350mm-radius Macassar ebony fingerboard with 24 extra-jumbo frets.

It also has a set of diamond-shaped mother-of-pearl inlays and glow-in-the-dark side markers, with a single Seymour Duncan Blackout active humbucker and a Floyd Rose 1000 SE double-locking tremolo bridge system.

The guitar retails at US$1,499 (approx. AU$2,102).

Find out more at ESP’s website.