Guyatone LG50 / Star EG80

Guyatone LG50 / Star EG80

This classic guitar dates from about 1959, was built in Japan and retailed for £25-7-6d. Also branded as Antoria, this was a first guitar for British musicians such as Hank Marvin, Marty Wilde and Jeff Beck.

See this Guyatone LG50 played live on YouTube!

Or watch Simon Jones play this similar LG50, restored by Paul Day:

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Guitar Makers:

Antoria, Guyatone

Notable people:

Hank Marvin, Jeff Beck, Marty Wilde