The Ibanez AZ Series is one of the most hotly anticipated new lines of 2018, fusing super high end spec and classic design, these guitars are built to withstand the creative and technical demands of today’s premier player’s. We’ve seen prototypes and sneak peaks but now we can enjoy the full line up!
The Ibanez Prestige AZ2204-ICM is sure to be a popular little number, crafted in Japan, it’s very clearly inspired by the timeless design of the S shape. Look beyond the classic styling though and the AZ2204 boasts some turbocharged features.
With an Alder body you get a rich, tight, natural tone. Finished in a cool Transparent Aqua Blue, it looks real slick while the ergonomic body shape feels smooth, well balanced and poised for action.
An AZ Oval Roasted Maple neck features jumbo stainless steel frets and luminescent side dots, with 22 frets it’s comfortable and offers a sweet playing experience right up the neck. With super resonance and stability this is a guitar to rival all in the boutique market.
With a rich history of mega tones to live up to, the Ibanez AZ2204 is loaded with a trio of Seymour Duncan Hyperion pickups. In the traditional HSS configuration, they combine with a Dyna-MIX9 switching system with alter switch to increase your tonal options further. With an insane dynamic range and unrivalled clarity and power, you can unleash sweeping solos or shimmering cleans. Whatever you need, these pups can handle it. Fully equipped with Gotoh Magnum Lock machine heads and a Gotoh T1802 tremolo bridge, you get incredible tuning stability and precise intonation.
With its powerhouse specs and classic aesthetics, the Ibanez AZ2204-ICM punches well above its price tag. This is a guitar you most definitely want to check out!