At this year’s winter NAMM, Ibanez has unveiled their 30th-anniversary signature model with shred legend Paul Gilbert (Paul Gilbert, Racer X, Mr. Big).

Paul has been an Ibanez user for decades and the PGM333 is a tribute to that lasting relationship.

The guitar features the same design as his previous models but by far their classiest finish yet, with subtle sparkle and gold hardware to boot – a perfect fit for the guitar royalty.

The guitar comes with three DiMarzio PG-13 pickups designed for Gilbert himself. For those who aren’t fans of a three-humbucker setup, they have the nice benefit of being mini-humbuckers, leaving more room for you to pick if you need it.

The guitar is made from African Mahogany and features a maple 5-piece neck with Macassar Ebony fretboard. The fretboard simply shines with the acrylic/abalone block inlays.

With 24 medium Prestige-treated frets, a Gotoh hardtail bridge, and a TUSQ nut, this guitar features the highest quality of hardware money can buy.

Everything about this instrument pays homage to not only Gilbert’s incredible music and talent but the long-standing relationship he and Ibanez have held for decades now.

The new signature model is currently listed at $3466.65.

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