Instruments On Order

We always have many instruments on order, often intriguing one-of-a-kind pieces along with our favorite standards. If you haven't found exactly what you are looking for in our online inventory, there's a good chance that it is on the way. Below we've listed many of our current orders.  To reserve or simply inquire on something listed below, please contact us at sales@themusicemporium.com.

Please choose from the following builders:

In Transit - Bourgeois - Collings - Santa Cruz - Waterloo - Asher -
B & G Guitars - Echopark - Grosh - Koll - Yanuziello

 

 

 

Instruments in Transit


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  • Collings City Limits Jet Black Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks (Just In!)
    -Throbak ER MXV Humbuckers, Parallelograms
    -Cream Pickguard, Black Bobbins, Wrap Tailpiece, Fingerboard Binding
  • Collings OM2H Short Scale w/ 1 11/16" Nut (Just in!)
  • Collings Eastside Jazz LC Merlot (Just In!)
  • Collings D2H Traditional w/ Torrefied Sitka (On the Way)
  • Collings OM2H Cocobolo German Spruce Sunburst (On the Way)
    -1 3/4" Nut

Collings

 

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all arrival months are estimates

    • Collings OM2H (January)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings D2HA Madagascar Rosewood & Adirondack Traditional (Reserved)
    • Collings City Limits Faded Iced Tea SB Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks (January)
      -Throbak ER MXV Humbuckers, Parallelograms
      -Cream Pickguard, Zebra Bobbins, Wrap Tailpiece, Fingerboard Binding
    • Collings I-35LC Walnut Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks (January)
      -Throbak SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers
      -Black Pickguard, Fingerboard Binding
      -Parallelograms
    • Collings I-35LC Blonde Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks (January)
      -Throbak SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers
      -Black Pickguard, Fingerboard Binding
    • Collings I-35LC Jet Black Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks (January)
      -Throbak SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers, Fingerboard Binding
    • Collings SoCo LC Faded Iced Tea Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks (January)
      -Throbak SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers
      -Black Pickguard, Fingerboard Binding
    • Collings Eastside Jazz LC Dark Cherry SB (Reserved)
    • Collings MF5 Deluxe Varnish Tobacco Sunburst (February)
      -Highly Figured One-Piece Quilted Maple Back
      -Fully Engraved Tailpiece
      -Nickel Waverly Tuners
      -Collings Case
    • Collings D1 Torrefied Stika Sunburst w/ Herringbone (February)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings City Limits Deluxe Tobacco SB Quilt Top w/ Throbaks (February)
      -Throbak ER-MXVs
      -Parallelograms, Purfling
    • Collings City Limits Deluxe Iced Tea SB Quilt Top w/ Throbaks (February)
      -Throbak ER-MXVs
      -Parallelograms, Purfling
    • Collings D2HA Torrefied Adirondack & Madagascar Traditional Sunburst (Reserved)
    • Collings D1 Torrefied Sitka Custom (February)
      -Adirondack Braces, No Tongue Brace, 1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings I-35LC Tobacco Sunburst Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks (February)
      -Throbak ER-MXV Humbucker
      -Black Pickguard, Fingerboard Binding
    • Collings D2HA Adirondack Traditional (February)
    • Collings D1 Torrefied Sitka Traditional (February)
    • Collings OM2H Torrefied Sitka (February)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings OM2HC Cutaway (February)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings MT Full Sheraton Brown w/ Ivoroid Binding (February)
    • Collings OM1 Torrefied Sitka (February)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings City Limits Deluxe Quilt Top Acid Wash w/ Throbaks (February)
      -Throbak ER MXV Humbuckers w/ Zebra Bobbins
      -Parallelograms, Purfling
    • Collings MF Deluxe Merlot (February)
    • Collings MT Lefty (February)
    • Collings MT2-O Sunburst w/ Tortoise Binding (February)
    • Collings MF5 Sunburst w/ Italian Spruce & Tortoise Binding (February)
    • Collings MT Sunburst w/ Wide Nut (February)
    • Collings MF Sunburst Gloss Top w/ Pickguard (March)
    • Collings MF Sunburst Deluxe (March)
    • Collings MF Honey Amber Gloss Top w/ Pickguard (March)
    • Collings OM1A Adirondack Spruce Traditional (March)
    • Collings City Limits Deluxe Pelham Blue Aged Laquer w/ Throbaks (March)
      -Throbak ER-MXVs
      -Parallelograms
    • Collings D1A Traditional (March)
    • Collings D1A Torrefied Adirondack Traditional (March)
    • Collings OM1 Torrefied Sitka Traditional (March
    • Collings I-35 Lemon Burst Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks & Cream Pickguard (March)
      -Throbaks SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers
      -Fingerboard Binding
    • Collings City Limits Tobacco SB w/ Aged Lacquer & Throbaks (March)
      -Parallelograms, Fingerboard Binding
      -Throbak ER-MXV Humbuckers
      -Pickguard, Wrap Tailpiece
    • Collings City Limits Dlx Quilt Top Lemon Burst w/Throbaks (March)
      -Throbak ER MXV Humbuckers
      -Parallelograms, Purfling
    • Collings I-35 Deluxe Quilted Maple Tiger w/ Throbaks (March)
      -Highly Figured Quilted Maple
      -Throbak SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers
      -Paralleolgrams, Purfling
    • Collings I-35 Deluxe Quilted Maple Faded Iced Tea SB w/ Throbaks (March)
      -Highly Figured Quilted Maple
      -Throbak SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers
      -Parallelograms, Purfling
    • Collings I-35 Deluxe Quilted Maple Mermaid Blue! w/ Throbaks (March)
      -Highly Figured Quilted Maple
      -Throbak SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers
      -Parallelograms, Purfling
    • Collings I-35 Deluxe Quilted Maple Dr. Pepper SB w/ Throbaks (April)
      -Highly Figured Quilted Maple
      -Throbak SLE 101 Plus Humbuckers
      -Parallelograms, Purfling
    • Collings OM1A Torrefied Adirondack w/ Koa Bindings (April)
    • -Koa Bound Body, Neck, & Pegged
      -Adirondack Braces
      -Walnut Stain
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings City Limits Dlx Faded Iced Tea Quilt Top Aged Lacquer w/ Throbaks (April)
      -Throbak ER MXV Humbuckers
      -Parallelograms, Purfling
      -Ivoroid Pickguard
    • Collings MF5-V Tobacco Sunburst & Quilted Maple (April)
      -Beautiful One-Piece Quilted Maple Back!
      -Partially Engraved Tailpiece
      -Collings Case
    • Collings MF5-V Honey Amber & Quilted Maple (April)
      -Beautiful One-Piece Quilted Maple Back
      -Nickel Waverly Tuners w/ Ebony Buttonsz
      -Partially Engraved Tailpiece 
      -Collings Case
    • Collings D2H (April)
      -1 11/16" Nut
    • Collings D2H (April)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings OM1 Torrefied Sitka Sunburst Traditional (April)
    • Collings OM2H Sunburst (April)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings OM2HA Adirondack Top (April)
      -Adirondack Braces, 1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings D2HAT Torefied Adirondack & Madagascar Rosewood Traditional (April)
    • Collings SoCo Mahogany Top Full Body Sunburst w/ Dogear P90s & Bigsby (April)
    • Collings I-35LC Dark Cherry SB w/ Throbaks (April)
    • Collings MT Sunburst (April)
    • Collings I-35LC Tobacco Sunburst (April)
    • Collings MF5 Deluxe Varnish Tobacco Sunburst & Quilted Maple (May)
      -Torch & Wire Headstock Inlay
      -Highly figured One-Piece Quilted Maple Back
      -Nickel Waverly Tuners
      -Fuly Engraved Tailpiece
      -Collings Case
    • Collings MF Deluxe Black Top w/ Sunburst Back & Sides (May)
    • Collings OM2H (May)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings 02HG German Spruce Top (May)
      -1 3/4" Nut
    • Collings Statesman LC Deluxe Tobacco Sunburst (May)
    • Collings Statesman LC Sherwood Green (June)
      -TV Jones FilterTrons

 

 

 

Santa Cruz

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all arrival months are estimates

      • Santa Cruz OM-42 Brazilian & Adirondack (March)
        -42-Style Body and Fingerboard Inlay
        -Adirondack Braces w/ Hot Hide Glue
        -Koa Bound Body, Neck, & Pegged
        -Gloss Neck
        -Nickel Waverlys w/ Ebony Buttons

 

 

Bourgeois

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all arrival months are estimates

  • Bourgeois OM Vintage Adirondack Aged Tone (February)
    -Indian Rosewood Back & Sides
    -1 3/4" Nut 
  • Bourgeois OM Country Adirondack Aged Tone (February)
    -Mahogany Back & Sides
    -1 3/4" Nut
  • Bourgeois Soloist 30th Commemorative Limited (March)
    -Premium German Bearclaw Spruce
    -Premium Cocobolo Back & Sides
    -Cutaway
    -Only 12 instruments to be built

 

 

Waterloo

We have several of the new Waterloo WL-S & WL-S Deluxe models arriving in August.  Please contact us for additional info or to reserve yours today.
  • WATERLOO WL-S DELUXE

    The new WL-S Deluxe possesses a richness, dimensionality, and warmth that must to be heard to be believed. Inspired by ornately appointed Stella guitars from the 1930’s, the WL-S features intricate wood purflings and custom acrylic inlays for an appearance to match its detailed tone. A hand rubbed varnish finish completes the WL-S both aesthetically and tonally, with a beautiful vintage patina and acoustical excitability that brings out the nuances of this ladder braced design. A solid cherry wood back and sides further enhance the unique character of this guitar, providing exceptional balance and articulation.

    All WL-S models feature a vintage correct “Soft-V” neck profile with a carbon fiber T-Bar, a slotted headstock, and a pyramid bridge with a cutthrough saddle. Hardshell TKL case included. 

    Body Width: 14"
    Body Length: 19"
    Body Depth: 3 1/2"
    Scale Length: 24 7/8"
    Nut Width: 1 3/4"
    Saddle Spacing: 2 3/8"
     
    $2,950 MSRP
     
     

 

WATERLOO WL-S

The new WL-S possesses exceptional tonal clarity, dimensionality, and punch. Inspired by 12-fret Stella guitars from the 1930’s, the WL-S features a 24 7/8" scale length that creates a round note attack and detailed string-to-string separation. A semi-gloss nitrocellulose finish completes the WL-S both aesthetically and tonally, with a beautiful iced tea sunburst and acoustical livliness that brings out the nuances of this ladder braced design. Solid cherry wood back and sides further enhance the unique character of this guitar, providing exceptional balance and articulation.

All WL-S models feature a vintage correct “Soft-V” neck profile with a carbon fiber T-Bar, a slotted headstock, and a pyramid bridge with a cutthrough saddle. Hardshell TKL case included. 

Body Width: 14"
Body Length: 19"
Body Depth: 3 1/2"
Scale Length: 24 7/8"
Nut Width: 1 3/4"
Saddle Spacing: 2 3/8"
 
$2,200 MSRP
 

Asher

 

T-Custom

This guitar was purchased almost immediately upon arrival. We have another in the works with should be in hand by the end of 2016. 

  • Korina neck and body
  • C-shape neck
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • B/w/b top binding 
  • Throbak ER Custom pickups
  • Nickel Hardware 
  • Clear Poly finish 

Also on order, as of 6/29/16:

  • TV Yellow Marc Ford Signature 
  • T Deluxe in a lightly relic'd black finish
  • Hollow T

 

B&G Guitars - "Little Sister"

We always have Little Sisters on order - our next batch is due to arrive mid-winter 2017. 

  • Non-cutaway version (x2): 1 P90 version, 1 humbucker version 
  • Cutaway version (x2): 1 P90 version, 1 humbucker version 
  • Body: African Mahogany, 13" wide
  • Neck: Old growth African Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Old growth Indian Rosewood
  • Top: Figured maple
  • Tailpiece: Full brass B&G
  • Bridge: Faber ABRH
  • Tuners: Golden Age restoration 
  • Nut Width: 1.68"
  • Neck carve: "Soft V", .89" at the 1st fret, .96" at the 10th fret
  • Scale Length: 24 3/4"
  • Fretboard radius: 12"
  • Neck joint: 14th fret
  • Pickups: B&G wound 
  • Weight: non-cutaway = 6.8-8lbs; cutaway = 6-7lbs

Echopark

We have 4 Echopark guitars on order currently. Check back for updates as we get them! 

62 Model 

  • Vintage Mary Kaye
  • 1 Piece Slab 'Old Stock Swamp Ash Body
  • Old Stock Korina Neck, medium D profile
  • Jescar 9055 fret wire
  • Old Stock Brazilian Rosewood fretboard
  • 12' radius
  • Hand cut bone nut
  • 1/4" Vintage MOP dot markers
  • Kluson tuners
  • Aged nickel hardware
  • Calaham '64 vintage trem unit
  • Echopark / Arcane '62 pickups
  • Tort nitrate guard
  • Vintage mint control knobs
  • Cloth wire
  • CTS 300k volume pot, CTS 250k "no load" tone pot, SOZO .033 PIO Tone cap
  • Switchcraft 5-way 
  • Nitro lacquer 
  • Custom G&G case

El Cabilo 

  • Pelham Blue Nitro Lacquer 
  • Custom aging....$350
  • 1 pc. Slab Equatorial Mahogany Body
  • 1 pc. Equatorial Mahogany "Full Tenon" Neck, medium '59 "D" profile
  • Indian Rosewood fretboard
  • Jescar 9055 fret wire
  • Hand cut bone nut
  • '59 P90/Gold Coil Echopark / Arcane pickups
  • Pigtail wraparound tailpiece
  • Kluson black button "plate" tuners
  • Tort nitrate guard
  • Cloth wire
  • CTS 300k volume pot, CTS 250k "no load" tone pot, SOZO .033 PIO Tone cap
  • Switchcraft 3-way 
  • Nitro lacquer 
  • Custom G&G case

Ghetto Bird

  • AAAAA Select Koa book-matched top
  • Slab body Honduran Mahogany 
  • Reclaimed Victorian era Mahogany neck, medium '59 "C-D" profile 
  • Hand cut bone nut
  • Old stock Brazilian rosewood fretboard
  • 2 humbuckers 
  • Grover pre-war open back tuners
  • Pigtail wraparound tailpiece
  • Cloth wire
  • CTS 300k volume pot, CTS 250k "no load" tone pot, SOZO .033 PIO Tone cap
  • Switchcraft 5-way 
  • Nitro lacquer 
  • Custom G&G case

La Carne Custom

  • AAAAA Select Koa book-matched top
  • 1 pc. Slab Mahogany Body
  • 1 pc. "Full Tenon" Mahogany Neck, medium '59 "D" profile
  • "CBS" old stock "slab" East Indian Rosewood fretboard
  • Stiletto headstock
  • Medium '59 "D" neck
  • Jescar 9055 fretwire
  • Hand cut bone nut
  • 59 P90/Gold Coil Echopark / Arcane pickups
  • Pigtail wraparound tailpiece
  • Gotoh HAP double line tuners
  • Tort nitrate guard
  • Cloth wire
  • CTS 300k volume pot, CTS 250k "no load" tone pot, SOZO .033 PIO Tone cap
  • Switchcraft 3-way Nitro lacquer 
  • Custom G&G case


 

Grosh

We have 4 Grosh guitars on order currently - 2 NOS Stratocasters, a thin-line style NOS Telecaster w/G90 pickups, and Telecaster Custom-style NOS Telecaster. Delivery is expected in the December '16/January '17 timeframe.

These will be special/unique guitars - give us a ring if you'd like to claim on for yourself! 

Koll

**Please note that the pictures and specs are only for reference / an approximation of what is on order. Given the nature of Saul's builds, each guitar we receive may differ slightly in appearance and/or final specs.**

Super Glide Almighty - Silver Sparkle (!!!)

  • Chambered Mahogany body w/carved maple top
  • Mahogany set-neck, medium C shape
  • Nitro lacquer 
  • Rosewood fretboard, 10-14" compound radius
  • Jescar fretwire
  • Schaller open back tuners
  • 24.625" scale length
  • Pickups: TV Jones, Arcane, Lollar, Vintage Vibe, or others
  • Weight: most SGA's weight around 7 lbs

Yanuziello

 

11/15/16

We have a TME exclusive Yanuziello model in the works. Should be here in a few months time...stay tuned for more info!