Southside Guitars
Ben Taylor-Sam Taylor
(718) 218-8201
Brooklyn, NY
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Southside guitars is open everyday Sunday & Monday 12:00pm to 6:00pm and Tues-Sat to 12:00pm to 8:00pm. Other times by appointment only. E-mail waitebt@aol.com for a private viewing.

We accept Credit cards (Visa, MC, Amex, Discover), Paypal, Money orders, personal checks and bank wires.

Guitars are shipped by Fedex ground unless other arrangements are made. Guitars are usually shipped within 24 hours of purchase.

We offer a 48 hour no questions asked return policy. If you don't like it, just send it back and we will issue a refund. We do not refund shipping charges and if you pay with a credit card there is a 5% restocking fee. If you pay with cash, check, paypal, or bank wire there is no restocking fee.

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1960 Dearmond R-25T

$7,500
This Dearmond R-25T was made in the USA in 1960. Dearmond made wonderful tube amps in extremely rare quantities. The R-5s and R-15s occasionally turn up but this is the first R-25t we have encountered. It is loaded with a pair of 10 inch speakers and powered by a pair of 6L6 power tubes. This amp is mostly original but the speakers are changed, 1 knob is changed, the filter caps have been...
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1969 Fender Stratocaster

$14,750
This is a very nice and clean Fender Stratocaster, made in the USA in 1969. It shows light play wear but overall it is quite clean for 50+ years old. Everything is original but the pickups have been rewound - they sound great, and it has been refretted. It weighs 8 pounds and 5.6 ounces. This guitar has been pro-setup in our store and is in excellent playing condition. It comes with the...
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1962 Gretsch Jet Firebird 6131

$4,850
This Gretsch Jet Firebird was made in the USA in 1962. It has been professionally refinished and looks correct. There is an old headstock repair that is invisible on the back of the headstock but you can see a small line under the truss rod cover. There is some play wear but cosmetically it is in nice shape. Some of the neck binding has been reglued but is mostly intact. Most of the parts are...
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1956 Gibson Les Paul Standard - PAF

$67,500
This very interesting 1956 Les Paul was factory refinished by Gibson in 1961. The original 1956 serial number was stamped per 1961 specs in the back of the headstock which was Gibson's practice for factory finish work. At a later date the original P-90 pickups were replaced with PAF pickups. While the routing from that also appears factory it was done more recently than the finish. Aside from...
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1976 Gruggett Brass Rail

$5,950
This is a very cool and rare Gruggett Brass Rail, made by Bill Gruggett in the 1970's. If you know you know. This guitar shows some wear but there is no structural damage. It is a very high quality and unique instrument. Hard case included.
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1982 Gibson Les Paul Standard

$4,950
This Gibson Les Paul was made in the USA in 1982. We have seen Pearl White Les Paul Customs, and Alpine White Standards, but this is the first Pearl White LP Standard we have seen. It's hard to see in the pictures, but the metal flake in the finish is really lovely. The guitar shows light play wear and no structural damage. It is all original except for the pickguard. It weighs 10 pounds 3.6...
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1963 Fender Stratocaster

$29,950
This Fender Stratocaster was made in the USA in 1963. It shows honest play wear but no structural damage and it is completely original. Neck dates to July 1963. This guitar has been pro-setup and is playing great. It weighs 8 pounds and 2.6 ounces and comes with the original case.
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1971 Gibson SG-200 Modified

$1,450
This punk-rock Gibson SG was made in the USA in 1971 and is heavily modified. The guitar itself has been played hard and has innumerable battle scars but there are no breaks or repairs. The finish is original. The neck pickup is original but the bridge pickup is an old Gibson t-top humbucker with a patent sticker that sounds awesome. The bridge is original, the tuners are knobs changed. It...
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1968 Elk Kingman

$850
This is a very cool Elk Kingman acoustic guitar, made in Japan during the late 60's as best as we can tell. It shows light play wear but it is in excellent overall condition. It weighs 5 pounds and 8 ounces. It has been pro-setup and plays well and sounds good. Hard case included.
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1956 Gretsch Country Club

$3,650
This is a super cool looking and playing Gretsch Country Club that was made in Brooklyn in 1956. This guitar was refinished White (apart from the front of the headstock) a long time ago. The black "binding" is painted on as well, on top of the original binding which was white of course. Most of the parts are original including the great sounding Dearmond Dynasonic pickups. The bridge is a newer...
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2022 Fender Custom Shop Stratocaster

$4,250
This is a really cool Fender Custom Shop Limited Edition '56 Stratocaster. This Stratocaster was made in early 2022 and has a super heavy relic Desert Sand finish. This guitar hardly shows any play wear and it is all original. It has the Fender Custom Shop Fat 50's Strat pickups that sound killer. It has a 1.650" nut width and 9.5" fretboard radius. The frets are tall and the neck depth measures...
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1966 Gibson Trini Lopez Standard

$7,250
This Gibson Trini Lopez was made in the USA in 1966 and it has a relatively rare Sparkling Burgundy finish that has faded a dark bronze color that looks awesome. This guitar had been converted to be for lefty players, and then converted back. The parts are original except for the tuners and nut. The extra holes that were created for lefty playing have been filled with metal plugs. The guitar...
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1956 Teisco J2

$2,475
This is a very rare and early Teisco J2 electric guitar, made in Japan in the 1950's. While this guitar is extraordinary looking, and sounds great, it is better suited for slide playing as the action is on the high side and it can't be lowered without hitting the top of the pickup. All parts appear to be original and the word "guitar" is misspelled "guiter" on the model plate on the back of the...
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1956 Fender White - Amp

$3,750
This "White" amp was made by Fender in 1956. These are rare and sound great. This is essentially a Princeton. It is original except for the filter caps and power cord.
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1966 Hagstrom Viking Bass

$1,050
This is a great playing Hagstrom Viking Bass that was made in Sweden in the mid 1960's. It shows considerable wear, especially on the headstock, but all of the issues are cosmetic only. It plays and sounds great. The bass has been pro setup in our store. It comes with the original case. This bass weighs 6 lbs. 4.7 oz.
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1959 Fender Jazzmaster

$16,950
This is a beautiful Fender Jazzmaster, made in the USA in 1959. This guitar shows light play wear for its age, and is in 100% original condition. It has been pro-setup in our shop and it comes with the original case and instruction manual. This Jazzmaster weighs 7lbs 13.7oz.
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2015 Fender USA Jazz Bass Deluxe

$1,850
This Fender Jazz Bass Deluxe was made in the USA in 2015. It shows very little play wear and is in excellent overall condition. It is all original and weighs 9 lbs 5 oz. The bass has been pro-setup in our store and comes with the original case, strap, and case candy/paperwork.
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1965 Gibson Firebird I

$6,500
This Gibson Firebird was made in the USA in 1965. This one is in nice shape with not that much play wear. The parts are all original except for the tone caps, and the switch. The finish is original and in nice shape. There is a small delamination of the headstock wing which was repaired with a dowel and hardly noticeable - not a cracked headstock, you can see it in the pictures. It weighs 7...
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2012 Fender '62 Reissue Telecaster Custom MIJ

$1,450
This '62 Reissue Telecaster Custom was made in Japan in 2012. It shows light play wear such as some light dings and some scratches on the back, but it is otherwise in very nice shape. These have a 7.25" neck radius and a slim-medium "C" shaped neck profile. It is all original and weighs 8 lbs 2 oz. The guitar has been pro-setup in our shop and it comes with a gigbag.
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1972 Gibson Les Paul Custom

$4,650
This is a great player-grade Les Paul Custom from 1972. All of the parts are changed. The pickups are Duncan Antiquities that sound excellent. The finish is mostly original but the back of the neck has been oversprayed. We see no evidence whatsoever of a repair but cannot be sure if the overspray was to touch up a repair or just to touch up normal play wear. Usually when there is a repair...
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1967 Kalamazoo KB-1 Bass Guitar

$1,250
This Kalamazoo KB1 short scale bass guitar was made in the USA by Gibson in 1967. Someone put a lot of trouble into adding a second pickup so that this has the same setup as an EB-3 and the added pickup is a correct era 1960's Gibson Patent Sticker bridge pickup. The other parts are original. The scale length is 21.5", the nut width is 1.45" and it weighs 8lbs 11oz. Awesome original pelham blue...
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1968 Fender Precision Bass

$10,950
This Fender Precision Bass was made in the USA in 1968. It has the beautiful original Candy Apple Red finish and a B neck that has a 1-5/8" nut width. The bass shows wear but is in nice overall shape and it is all original. It has been pro-setup in our store. It weighs 8 lbs 14 oz and comes with the original case.
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1998 Fender '62 Reissue Jazzmaster MIJ

$1,375
This '62 Reissue Fender Jazzmaster was made in Japan in 1998. It shows play wear but no damage. The guitar has been pro-setup in our store and it plays great. It comes with a gigbag.
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1973 Gibson Les Paul Custom 20th Anniversary Lefty

$8,250
This Gibson Les Paul Custom was made in the USA in 1974. It is the 20th anniversary model and it is a rare lefty version. The guitar shows only light wear and is overall in very nice condition with no breaks or repairs. It is mostly original but 2 of the pots are changed, the knobs are not original, and it has been professionally refretted which gold frets that match the hardware. The...
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2010 Fender '62 Reissue Telecaster Custom MIJ

$1,450
This '62 Reissue Telecaster Custom was made in Japan in 2010. It shows only light play wear and it is in very nice shape. These have a 7.25" radius and slim "C shaped neck profile. It is all original and weighs 7 lbs 9 oz. The guitar has been pro-setup in our shop and it comes with a gigbag.
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1963 Fender Jazzmaster

$12,500
This is a fantastic Fender Jazzmaster, made in the USA in 1963. It shows play wear but there is no serious or structural damage, just honest wear from use. The guitar is all original except the pots on the rhythm circuit, and it has been refretted. Neck date is February 1963, and it weighs 7 pounds and 13 ounces. This guitar has been pro-setup and is in excellent playing condition. It comes...
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1963 Gibson GA-40T Les Paul Amplifier

$1,250
This Gibson GA-40t amplifier was made in the USA in 1963. It is approximately 15 tube-powered watts through a 12 inch speaker. The amp is all original except that the filter caps have been replaced. It shows light wear but is in very nice condition overall. It comes with the original footswitch.
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2021 Fender '62 Reissue Jazzmaster MIJ

$1,450
This Fender Jazzmaster '62 Reissue was made in Japan in 2021. The exact model is the "Made in Japan Traditional 60's Jazzmaster. These have a 9.5" neck radius and a "U" shaped neck profile that is slightly chunkier than the standard slim "C". The guitar is very lightly used and has hardly any wear on the body and the frets. It is all original It has been pro-setup in our store and plays...
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1973 Fender Jazz Bass

$4,500
This Fender Jazz Bass was made in the USA in 1973. Rare Lefty model. It has some changed parts but the finish is original. The pickups and tuners are newer Fender units and this has a brass nut. The other parts appear original. The bridge appears original but it looks to have had a badass installed at some point. There are two filled holes on the pickguard and two small holes in the body...
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~2002 Fender '62 Reissue Telecaster Custom MIJ

$1,375
This '62 Reissue Telecaster Custom was made in Japan. This one has factory USA texas special pickups that sound great. There is play wear such as a few dings and dents throughout the body and some scratches/buckle rash on the back, but no structural damage. This has a 7.25" neck radius and a medium C shaped neck profile. The frets have moderate wear but plenty of life left. It has been...
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