For 150 years, Epiphone has been a leading innovator in instrument design. By leveraging its iconic past and leaning into the future, Epiphone has now set the stage for the next era of sound for present and future generations. Epiphone is proud to announce the Newport Bass and the El Capitan J-200 are now available worldwide at authorized Epiphone dealers and on www.epiphone.com.
The El Capitan J-200 Studio Bass, is an outstanding choice for bass players who want an acoustic instrument with undeniable style and great sound, whether playing acoustically, or plugged in. Taking its stylistic cues from the legendary SJ-200, the King of Flattops, it has pearloid crown inlays on its 20-fret Indian laurel fretboard an iconic Moustache bridge. A solid Sitka spruce top is paired with a layered mahogany back and sides for great tone, and the mahogany neck’s 30.5” scale length and Medium C profile ensure hours of comfortable play. The El Capitan J-200 Studio Bass comes equipped with a Fishman Sonitone under-saddle pickup and Sonicore preamp, making it ready for any stage – or studio. The El Capitan J-200 Studio Bass is available in an Aged Vintage Sunburst and Aged Vintage Natural finish.
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For 150 years, Epiphone has been a leading innovator in instrument design with models like the Casino, the Texan, and Masterbilt Century Archtop Collection. Epiphone began as the “House of Stathopoulo” family business in Sparta in the 1870s and rose to fame during the jazz age in Manhattan before joining Gibson brands in 1957. Today, Epiphone continues to make history from its headquarters in Nashville, TN. Epiphones have powered classic recordings by Les Paul, The Beatles, and The Rolling Stones along with today’s top artists like Peter Frampton, Gary Clark Jr., Tommy Thayer of KISS, and Lzzy Hale. Epiphone offers innovation, history, and a lifetime guarantee. Whether you are learning your first song in your bedroom, or rocking an arena, Epiphone has always been there, for everyone, for every generation, for every stage. For more information, visit: Epiphone.com and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.