2023 marks the 150th anniversary of Epiphone and they have announced a partnership with acclaimed musician and songwriter, Chris Stapleton, with the new Epiphone Chris Stapleton Frontier. A rare Epiphone acoustic guitar, it is made in the USA and hand-crafted in the Gibson Acoustic factory in Bozeman, Montana by Gibson’s expert acoustic luthiers. The Chris Stapleton Frontier from Epiphone is now available worldwide at authorized Epiphone dealers, and on www.epiphone.com.
“Epiphone has done an incredible job of getting every detail as it should be on this instrument, and I can tell you firsthand it’s stage worthy and will get the job done at any venue you want to play in. It’s a work of art that does the work,” said Chris Stapleton.
According to Beth Heidt, VP of Cultural Influence at Gibson Brands-Global, “It’s an honor to have Chris join our family as a signature artist to represent and celebrate the 150th anniversary of Epiphone. He continues to inspire and push boundaries through his incredible artistry.”
This USA-built Epiphone Frontier is the perfect partner for Stapleton’s distinctive and soulful voice. The Chris Stapleton Frontier features a thermally aged Sitka spruce top, figured maple back and sides, and stunning, double-engraved pickguards with the iconic Frontier lariat design and cactus motif. The Epiphone Chris Stapleton Frontier comes with its own Custom Hardshell Case with Pink Interior and an intricate Tooled Exterior. Only 300 guitars will be crafted for this special limited-edition run.
(via Prime PR Group, Inc.)