Epiphone SG Custom Prophecy GX Reviews
Its pretty cool that Epiphone is putting out good midlevel guitars that will cater to what the kids want nowadays. This isnt the Epiphone Les Paul special junk Epiphone was known for. This is a real serviceable guitar with great features and quality pickups. This guitar is perfectly road worthy and with a nice setup will play as well or better t... [read more on Audiofanzine]tjon901 rated this unit on 2011-11-11.
This is a review of the Epiphone SG Custom Prophecy GX. The guitar comes in a striking Black Cherry finish on a quilted maple top. The body and neck is mahogany with a bound rosewood fingerboard and gold hardware. The fingerboard uses a unique set of inlay markers that Epiphone calls, 'Ebony-Blade'. These inlays help to visually distinguish this guitar from other SG's. Regarding pickup controls, it only as a tone and volume knob with a 3-way toggle positioned between the two knobs however, it features a coil-tap to split both humbucking pickups into single coils...very nice feature.
This is a great guitar for the price. If you like the SG look, feel and sound you'll certainly want to give this a look. You'll also receive benefits of a wider tonal palette thanks to the coil tapping feature.
John Gorbe rated this unit on 2011-01-07.
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