Guild Newark St. Collection M-75 Aristocrat Hollow Body Electric Guitar — Antique Burst

Overview

Taking cues from the company's glory days of the '50s, the Guild M-75 Aristocrat brings together features like a mahogany/spruce tonewood combo, multi-piece neck, and custom single-coil pickups for a world of sumptuous tone.


  • Body: Cutaway hollow body with mahogany sides/back and laminated spruce archtop

  • Neck: Three-piece maple/mahogany in Vintage Soft "U" profile

  • Electronics: Guild Franz P90 pickups, volume/tone knobs for each pickup, three-way pickup switch

  • Other Features: Pinned Tune-O-Matic bridge, Guild Harp tailpiece, rosewood fretboard, pearloid block inlays

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • Newark St. Collection M-75 Aristocrat
Finish
  • Antique Burst
Year
  • 2010s
Categories
Body Shape
  • Single Cutaway
Body Type
  • Hollow Body
Number of Strings
  • 6 String
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed

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Reviews for the Guild Newark St. Collection M-75 Aristocrat Hollow Body Electric Guitar — Antique Burst
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  • Very nice guitar

    I also have a Manhattan, but wanted the smaller body and adjust-o-matic bridge. This guitar sounds great - I love the Guild pickups - and it plays great. The fit and finish is excellent, it will probably need a setup depending on how you want it to play. Mine was OK to start but became stellar af…

  • Not Even Close to a Vintage Guild

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    I used to own a 1960 Guild Aristocrat and this new made in Korea does not come close to the sounds I got out a my old vintage Guild. These new Franz P-90's are way too hot and don't come close to the sound of the low output P-90's on the vintage Aristocrats. Now I will be looking to buy a vintage one again...you get what you pay for.

  • Great Sounding, Chambered Body, Light Weight Guitar with P-90s

    Verified Purchase

    Overall, very happy with this M-75. I've been playing Strats. Teles and Les Pauls and was looking for something different with P-90 pickups. Great full tone from chambered body. Sounds somewhat like ES-335 but more bell-like with deeper bass to my ears. Three pickup positions provide very distin…

  • Verified Purchase

    The particular one I received looks great, sounds great and plays great. As a former guitar repairman and having (so far) 50+ guitars I like that it is different. Not just another Les Paul, Stratocaster, Telecaster, etc..Also love how light it is and with just enough acoustic volume to hear without …

  • Potential problems.

    Verified Purchase

    You know what they say about too good to be true. This was sold as used, at a great price. It looked brand new and even had plastic on the pickgaurd and truss rod cover. But... the pickups were way too close to the strings and it did not sound good as a result. The action was fine for me, but cou…