Are Agile guitars good 2020?
It’s an excellent guitar for the price. It’s Korean made. If you compare it with Epiphone LP Standard, Agile has better woods,hardware and better craftmanship and cheaper. I’ve played a couple of Epis before but none of them was better than my Agile.
Do professionals use Epiphone?
By now you may have noticed that, aside from some swapped pickups and a few other minor appointments, most of the Epiphone guitars famous players use are awfully close to stock Epis. That’s kind of the point of this article – Epiphone guitars are certainly good enough for the pros.
Is it worth buying an Epiphone Les Paul?
The Epiphone Les Paul Standard is a fine guitar. It plays well and has a great sound and at the price is surely unbeatable in terms of value for money. It has become a recognized quality guitar by many and is now widely used, and that is quite understandable.
Is Gibson really better than Epiphone?
If you picked up a US-made Gibson and compared it to an Epiphone then you would probably notice a difference. The quality, setup and finish on a Gibson will almost always be superior. However, today’s mass-produced guitars are far better than those made a few decades ago.
Does Agile make good guitars?
Great guitar, great price. I started playing in ’64 so I’ve had some great guitars over the years and some so-so ones. Agile is one I would recommend, especially if your budget conscious.
Do any famous musicians play an Epiphone?
Tom DeLonge (Blink-182, Angels & Airwaves) uses his signature ES-333 in both Epiphone and Gibson versions. Pete Doherty (The Libertines/Babyshambles) uses a Coronet as his main electric guitar. Bob Dylan used different acoustic guitars from Epiphone.
What rock stars play Epiphone guitars?
10 Of The Most Influential Epiphone Players
- Joe Pass.
- Noel Gallagher (Oasis/Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds)
- Gary Clark Jr.
- Nick Valensi (The Strokes)
- Lee Malia (Bring Me The Horizon)
- Paul Weller (The Jam/The Style Council/Solo)
- Tom Delonge (Blink 182/Angels & Airwaves)
- Jack Casady (Jefferson Airplane/Hot Tuna)
Are Chinese Epiphones any good?
Chinese Epis are just as good as the older Korean ones. When Gibson opened their own Epi plant in China that they still supervise. Epis have gotten so much better IMHO the best they have ever been.
Is an Epiphone a real Les Paul?
According to Epiphone and Gibson: Yes, Epiphone Les Paul models are real Les Pauls. The Epiphone models are the only company other than Gibson that can use the Les Paul name on the guitars. The big differences between a Gibson and Epiphone are how they are made, the components used, and the country of origin.
Does Slash play an Epiphone?
Slash played a prototype of the Epiphone model on tour recently in Europe, plugging it into his live rig right alongside his Gibson Custom Shop and USA models. “And there was no difference in the sound,” he marvels. “Nobody could tell I was playing a different guitar. It sounded incredible.”
Are Epiphones worth it?
Do Epiphone make good quality guitars? With recent advances in factory automation and their midrange price target, Epiphone are producing great quality Gibson designed models at very affordable prices. “The quality control at Epiphone is like superior, I will say. I rate it superior, not excellent – but superior!”
Who makes agile guitar?
Agile are a brand of their own, owned by Rondo Music. The guitars are “designed” by Rondo (ok, they’re ripoffs of other models, but the specs are selected by Rondo). They own the brand name. Agile guitars are not made by Rondo Music.