In the northern hemisphere, February is usually pretty gloomy and grey. Thankfully, Ernie Ball Music Man’s February collection is on hand to cheer us all up after this month of storms and other natural catastrophes.
February Ball Family Reserve Collection
Ernie Ball Music Man’s monthly batch of limited edition models is a little island of joy that recurs throughout the year. It’s a smattering of limited edition guitars that showcases the company’s talents. This month, the monthly collection has a few special instruments for us all to drool over.
Majesty in Jester Red
This stunning John Petrucci signature Majesty is limited to only 60 guitars worldwide. The Jester Red finish looks sumptuous and the Ball Family Reserve will no doubt be proud of this one. The Majesty has a spalted maple shield surrounded by this exclusive red finish that pops beautifully. The look is completed by an ebony fretboard with cream binding. It comes fitted with a set of DiMarzio Dream Catcher and Rain Maker humbuckers in a cream finish. Majestic!
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Valentine in Walnut Flame
This limited Valentine signature model comes in a Walnut Flame finish, applied to a double-bound ash body. This model is limited to only 57 pieces worldwide. It features a roasted figured maple neck with a herringbone inlay and custom Ernie Ball Music Man ‘Ranger’ pickups. Each guitar is hand signed by James Valentine.
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StingRay5 Special in Ginger Burst
Much like the Valentine and Majestic above, this limited edition StingRay5 Special has a warm, sumptuous look. It’s finished in a sparkle Ginger Burst on the body, headstock and back of the neck. The five string bass also has a a lightweight okoume body and chrome hardware, a black three-ply pickguard and chrome knobs. This one is limited to 89 pieces worldwide.
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