New Ibanez 2017 Is Here!

After much secrecy, rumours and speculation floating around the internet, we are super stoked to finally announce the NEW IBANEZ 2017 SERIES!

Ibanez has really raised the bar for 2017 with some seriously impressive new colour schemes & body finishes, including some awesome new Flamed Maple tops and Bursts we’ve never seen before!

Check out the latest new guitars from Ibanez in our roundup of some of their best 2017 releases.

ELECTRIC GUITARS

IBANEZ 2017 RG6PCMLTD

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  • Ibanez Premium RG with superior hardware appointments
  • Body constructed from ash with a beautiful curly maple top
  • 11-piece Wizard neck crafted from wenge/Bubinga/maple/purple heart
  • Curly maple fretboard with luminescent side dot position inlays
  • Stainless frets offer a bright tone with stunning clarity
  • DiMarzio pickups brings warmth and balance to your tone
  • Edge Zero II tremolo bridge with ZPS3Fe Zero Point System that guarantees fuss-free spring tension adjustment of the tremolo
  • Gotoh MG-T Locking machine heads uphold tuning integrity dutifully
  • Includes a soft case to protect guitar from dirt and scratches

IBANEZ 2017 RG1070PBZ PREMIUM

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  • Ibanez Premium RG with superior hardware appointments
  • Body constructed from American basswood with a poplar burl top
  • 11-piece Wizard neck crafted from wenge/bubinga/maple/purple heart
  • Wenge fretboard with luminescent side dot position inlays
  • Stainless frets offer a bright tone with stunning clarity
  • DiMarzio pickups brings warmth and balance to your tone
  • Edge Zero II tremolo bridge with ZPS3Fe Zero Point System that guarantees fuss-free spring tension adjustment of the tremolo
  • Gotoh MG-T Locking machine heads uphold tuning integrity dutifully
  • Includes a soft case to protect guitar from dirt and scratches

IBANEZ 2017 RG970WQMZ RG PREMIUM

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  • American basswood body and maple top with black ice burst
  • Wizard 5-piece wenge/Bubinga neck with effortless playing feel
  • 24 jumbo-fret bound rosewood fingerboard
  • Offset mother-of-pearl dot position inlays
  • Premium fret edge treatment for seamless fingerboard transitions
  • Edge Zero II bridge with Zero Point system
  • Ibanez IBZ pickup partnership for versatility and power
  • Cosmo black hardware complements body finish beautifully

 

IBANEZ 2017 RG950WFMZ RG PREMIUM

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  • American basswood body and flamed maple top in tiger eye
  • Wizard 5-piece wenge/Bubinga neck with effortless playing feel
  • 24 jumbo-fret bound wenge fingerboard
  • Offset mother-of-pearl dot position inlays
  • Premium fret edge treatment for seamless fingerboard transitions
  • Edge Zero II bridge with Zero Point system
  • Ibanez IBZ pickup partnership for versatility and power
  • Cosmo black hardware complements body finish beautifully
  • Includes soft case to protect your new pride and joY

IBANEZ 2017 RG721MSM RG PREMIUM

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  • Premium electric guitar with a delightful spalted maple top
  • American basswood body shaped to classic Ibanez RG body shape
  • 5-piece maple and walnut neck with fast-playing Wizard profile
  • Beautiful binding makes the RG721MSM look incredibly crisp
  • 24 jumbo-fret bound birdseye maple fingerboard with off-set dot inlay
  • Premium fret edge treatment for seamless transitions along the fingerboard
  • Includes soft case to keep it safe and clean

IBANEZ 2017 RGIR30BE IRON LABEL

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  • Mahogany body shaped to the classic Ibanez RG double-cutaway profile
  • Top finished in stunning black flat finish
  • Maple/bubinga neck with Nitro Wizard profile
  • 24 jumbo-fret bound rosewood fingerboard
  • Powerful pair of EMG 60 and 81 active humbucking pickups
  • Kill switch for instant signal muting
  • 3-way pickup selector switch for ready tonal adjustment
  • Strong bridge and trem arm for perfect divebombs without disrupting tuning
  • Perfect model for executing powerful rock and metal on

IBANEZ 2017 RGIM7MH RG IRON LABEL

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  • Extended range seven-string model in weathered black finish
  • Mahogany body shaped to classic Ibanez RG body shape
  • 5-piece maple and bubinga neck with fast-playing Nitro Wizard profile
  • 24 jumbo-fret rosewood fingerboard featuring unique multi-scale layout that maximizes playing comfort for a speedier, flawless performance
  • High-energy output EMG-808 active pickups offer powerful yet subtle and nuanced tones for chugging riffs and soaring leads
  • Cosmo black hardware complements finish beautifully
  • Perfect for those looking for a comfortable to play extended range model

IBANEZ 2017 RG370AHMZ RG STANDARD

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  • Classic deep-double cutaway Ibanez RG profile
  • Lightweight ash body finished in stunning Blue Moon Burst
  • Maple neck with super-slim, fast playing Wizard III profile
  • 24 jumbo-fret rosewood fingerboard with dot position inlays
  • Trio of Ibanez Quantum pickups offer power and clarity
  • Edge-Zero II tremolo system with easily adjustable Zero-Point locking system
  • Superb model for those who want a fast playing, tonally versatile guitar
  • Excellent for players of all levels and styles

IBANEZ 2017 SA960QM-DNB PREMIUM

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  • Premium electric guitar with a quilted maple top and mahogany body
  • Wizard 5-piece maple and walnut neck with effortless playing feel
  • 22 medium-fret bound rosewood fingerboard
  • Offset mother-of-pearl dot position inlays
  • Premium fret edge treatment for seamless fingerboard transitions
  • SynchroniZR tremolo bridge with Zero Point system
  • Ibanez IBZ pickup partnership for versatility and power
  • Chrome hardware complements body finish beautifully
  • Includes soft case to protect your new pride and joy

IBANEZ 2017 RC520 ROADCORE

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  • Vintage style entry level guitar with a powerful output and varied tone
  • Slim profile mahogany body designed for comfort
  • Comfortable RC profile neck with a fast, smooth rosewood fingerboard
  • Powerful Core Tone humbucking pickups in the neck and bridge positions
  • Master volume and tone controls with coil tap switch for huge variation in tone
  • Tight-tune bridge delivers powerful sustain and exceptional intonation
  • White dot inlay and medium size frets for easy navigation of the fretboard
  • A superb guitar for intermediate players

ACOUSTIC GUITARS

IBANEZ 2017 AE500-NT ELECTRO

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  • Ibanez AE-style electro acoustic model
  • Solid Sitka spruce top ensures superb projection
  • Solid Indian rosewood back and sides offer well-balanced tones
  • Smooth mahogany neck with a comfortable 400mm radius
  • Rosewood fingerboard with specially designed Mother-of-Pearl inlays
  • Fitted with Ibanez custom onboard electronics
  • Rosewood bridge and bone saddle uphold great sustain
  • Reliable Gotoh chrome SG301 tuners

IBANEZ 2017 AE305-NT ELECTRO

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  • Ibanez AE-style electro acoustic model
  • Solid Sitka spruce top offers superb projection
  • Rosewood back and sides offer well-balanced tones
  • Smooth mahogany neck with a comfortable 400mm radius and satin finish
  • Rosewood fingerboard with specially designed wooden inlays
  • Fitted with Ibanez custom onboard electronics
  • Rosewood bridge and bone saddle uphold great sustain
  • Fitted with dependable chrome die-cast tuners

IBANEZ 2017 AE245-NT ELECTRO

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  • Hails from the new Ibanez AE series of acoustic guitars
  • Solid mahogany top in a beautiful, natural high gloss finish
  • Mahogany back and sides produce deep, warm tones
  • Smooth 400mm radius mahogany neck with a satin finish
  • Rosewood fingerboard with specially designed wooden inlays
  • Fitted with Ibanez custom onboard electronics
  • Rosewood bridge and bone saddle uphold great sustain
  • Fitted with dependable chrome die-cast tuners

IBANEZ 2017 AVD80-NT VINTAGE FLAGSHIP

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  • Vintage Flagship model AVD80 from Ibanez Artwood series
  • Traditional dreadnought body frame
  • Thermo Aged solid Adirondack spruce top projects with clarity
  • Solid Indian rosewood sides with Thermo Aged solid Indian rosewood back
  • Fitted with a comfortable Thermo Aged mahogany soft V-shape neck
  • Sumptuous rosewood fingerboard is Thermo Aged with dot inlays
  • Dependable rosewood bridge with bone bridge pins
  • Gotoh SXB510 gold open gear tuners with butterbean knobs
  • Comes with a hardshell case

BASS GUITARS

IBANEZ 2017 SRFF800-BKS FANNED

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  • Deep double-cutaway ash body shape and cool black stained finish
  • Super-slim, fast-playing fanned multi-scale 5-piece jatoba / bubinga neck
  • 24 medium-sized fanned-fret rosewood fingerboard
  • Highly versatile Bartolini BH2 passive pickups
  • Solid and reliable Mono-rail V bridge for accurate string spacing
  • Ibanez custom 3-band EQ offers extensive tonal flexibility
  • Cosmo black hardware offers a neat visual aesthetic
  • Superb bass guitar for players who demand the very best
  • Incredible multi-scale design from Ibanez SR series

IBANEZ 2017 SRH500 HOLLOWBODY AERIUM

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  • Beautiful SR semi-hollow body with deep double cutaway shape
  • Striking spruce body top with special elbow cut and f-style cutout
  • Mahogany back brings warm, responsive tones
  • Lightweight contoured body feels comfortable to wield
  • Slim SRH 5-piece Jatoba / Bubinga neck fitted via a contoured neck joint
  • 24 medium-sized frets on a bound rosewood fingerboard with fret lines
  • Kitted out with an AeroSilk piezo pickup
  • Custom bridge to work with the piezo system
  • Designed for superior comfort and playability

IBANEZ 2017 SR1400-MLG PREMIUM

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  • First gloss-finish Premium SR bass by Ibanez
  • Deep double cutaway body in an extraordinary Mojito Lime Green finish
  • Figured maple top accompanied with mahogany back and sides
  • Fitted with an Atlas-4 5-piece Wenge / Bubinga neck
  • Rosewood fingerboard administered with Premium Edge Fret treatment
  • Nordstrand “Big Single” pickups produce aggressive single coil tones
  • Ibanez Custom Electronics with 3-band EQ
  • Dependable Mono-rail V bridge ensures perfect string isolation
  • Complete with gold hardware for a neat finish
  • Includes a protective soft case

IBANEZ 2017 SR650-ABS

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  • Hails from the Ibanez SR standard line of excellent electric basses
  • Authentic Antique Brown Stained finish on a double cutaway ash body
  • Fitted with exotic Jatoba Bubinga neck
  • 24 medium frets on a rosewood fingerboard with abalone inlays
  • Nordstrand CND P and J pickups provide well-amplified output
  • Features Ibanez Custom Electronics with 3-band EQ for total tone control
  • Accu-cast B300 bridge enhances sustain and string isolation
  • Finished with slick black matte hardware

Don’t forget to head over to the GAK Vision YouTube channel for demos on all our favourite new Guitars from the Ibanez 2017 catalogue!

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