Are Ibanez guitars just for metal?

Ibanez are traditionally for Metal and Hard Rock but you can play anything from Jazz to Death Metal on them. You should maybe look at a Les Paul (Epi or Gibson) for those bands. See what guitars their guitarists play. Look for an Ibanez with a HSH (humbucker singlecoil humbucker) pickup configuration.

Where is Ibanez RG421 made?

The RG421 is an RG series solid body electric guitar model introduced by Ibanez in 2013. It essentially replaced the similar RG321MH. It is made in Indonesia.

Is Ibanez GIO good for metal?

Are Ibanez GIO Guitars Great for Metal? Yes. GIO guitars are really versatile, but especially models featuring double humbuckers handle metal really well.

What metal bands use Ibanez?

Herman Li (born 1976) is the lead guitarist of power metal band Dragonforce. He has used stock Ibanez S models, but currently uses his own signature line, Ibanez E-Gen. Kiko Loureiro (born 1972) of bands such as Angra and Megadeth uses the Ibanez Kiko100 from his signature line of guitars.

How heavy is an Ibanez GIO?

Its maple GRG neck, outfitted with a 25.5″ scale, sports a treated New Zealand Pine fingerboard with white dot inlays, as well as 24 jumbo frets….Ibanez GRG120ZW Specs.

Package Weight 9.55 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 42 x 17.25 x 3.5″

What is the best guitar for metal?

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  • ESP LTD. EC-1000VA. Check Price.
  • Ibanez. Standard RGA42FM.
  • Jackson. Pro Series Dinky DK2 Ash.
  • Fender. Jim Root Jazzmaster V4.
  • Epiphone. Prophecy Flying V.
  • Jackson. X Series Rhoads RRX24.
  • Schecter. Omen-8.
  • Charvel. Pro-Mod Joe Duplantier San Dimas Style 2.

What bassists use Ibanez?


  • TCB. Stephen ‘Thundercat’ Bruner.
  • SDB. Sharlee D’Angelo.
  • MDB. Mike D’Antonio.
  • K5. Fieldy.
  • ANB. Adam Nitti.
  • GVB. Gerald Veasley.
  • GWB. Gary Willis.