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SG History

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The origin of the SG as we know it can be traced back to the SG35 and the SG30 which both appeared on the scene in late 1973.
These guitars were the pioneers of the classic Yamaha SG shape however their slab bodies featured bolt on necks instead of the through and set necks we associate with the Yamaha SG range.
SG 30 and 35.jpg
Both the SG35 and SG30 featured Humbucker pickups and stop tail pieces with adjustable bridges similar to what you would find on a Gibson Les Paul. T…login to view the rest of this post

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