Most aspiring musicians have an artist they would like to emulate or one they simply idolize. With a signature model electric guitar, it's possible to bring a little piece of these musical icons into your own home or stage performance. These instruments were inspired by the artist themselves to give users a similar playing experience. Whether your inspiration comes from Slash, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Kurt Cobain, Carlos Santana or another musical legend, there is a signature guitar out there that is perfect for you.
The variety of signature guitars on the market is large and impressive; however you undoubtedly have one performer you revere above anyone else. If your favorite musical memories involve the jaw-dropping riffs on ‘Welcome to the Jungle or ‘Sweet Child O Mine', from Guns n' Roses, the Gibson Slash Rosso Corsa Les Paul electric guitar is sure to rock your world. Slash has a long standing relationship with Gibson and has created a number of extraordinary instruments. Any serious rocker will appreciate the long lasting sustain and striking intonation of his classic guitars. If the gritty, unmistakable Seattle Sound spoke to you, try the Fender Kurt Cobain Signature Mustang electric guitar. Unique and rebellious, this guitar gives an exceptionally smooth and ferocious sound with a hardwood body, 22 vintage-style frets and humbucking bridge pickups. On the other hand, if your love of music stems from the warm smoky sounds of jazz and the blues, choose the Fender Stevie Ray Vaughan Stratocaster electric guitar. With features like an oval neck, pao ferro fingerboard and left-handed synchronized tremolo, to help you belt out "Crossfire" and "Texas Flood", you'll feel like Stevie's in the room with you.
Whichever icon you best connect with on a musical, artistic and emotional level, there is an instrument that can appeal to your skills and talents. Whether you're a fan of the modern rock of Jimmy Eat World's Jim Adkins, the gloomy pop of the Cure's Robert Smith, or the legendary fretwork of Eddie Van Halen, you can pay homage to your favorite musician by bringing your own unique style to their signature electric guitar.