Yamaha Intros New Guitar and Bass GigMaker Packages

Yamaha Guitars brings two new members into its GigMaker line with the introduction of the electric guitar (GigMaker EG) and electric bass (GigMaker EB) packages. Targeted for September delivery, these new packages deliver Yamaha instruments, 20-watt amplifiers, and all the essential accessories needed for the aspiring musician to start playing.
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The GigMaker EG includes a PAC012 Pacifica solid body electric guitar with a single humbucker/dual single-coil pickup configuration. Backed by Yamaha's limited lifetime warranty, the PAC012 also features Chrome tuners, a white pickguard, a vintage style Chrome tremolo and classic cutaway styling. Available finishes include Black, Metallic Dark Blue and Metallic Red.

The package also includes a 20-watt, 2-channel Drive amplifier, Qwik Tune digital chromatic tuner, guitar strap and protective gig bag, plus an instructional DVD, cable, extra strings and picks.

For bassists, the Yamaha GigMaker EB features an RBX170 4-string, one of Yamaha's top-selling basses. Features include a solid Agathis body, Maple neck, Rosewood fingerboard, Chrome tuners/bridge, and versatile electronics with dual P/J-style pickups and passive tone control. Available in Black, Dark Metallic Blue and Metallic Red finishes, the RBX170 is also backed by Yamaha's limited lifetime warranty.

The GigMaker EB also comes with a powerful 20-watt, multi-function Drive bass amplifier, a gig bag, strap, Qwik Tune digital chromatic tuner, cable and an instructional DVD.

For more information, visit their web site at www.yamahaguitars.com.