Semi Hollow Body
Semi hollow body electric guitars are a type of guitar that combines the characteristics of acoustic and electric guitars. They have a hollow body with a resonance chamber, but they also have electric pickups that allow the sound to be amplified. In this category you will find a wide range of semi hollow body guitars of different brands, designs and prices. You will be able to enjoy a warm sound and rich in nuances, ideal for playing styles such as jazz, blues or rock. In addition, when buying in our online store you will have the best guarantees: fast and safe shipping, easy returns, personalized customer service and exclusive offers.
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What are semi hollow body electric guitars?
Semi hollow body electric guitars are a type of guitar that is characterized by having a hollow body with a resonance chamber, but also with electric pickups that amplify the sound. In this way, a sound is achieved that is warmer and richer in harmonics than that of solid electric guitars, but also more powerful and defined than that of acoustic guitars. Semi hollow body guitars were popularized in the '50s and '60s by artists like Chuck Berry, B.B. King or The Beatles.
How to choose a semi hollow body electric guitar?
When buying a semi hollow body electric guitar, you have to take into account several factors such as budget, level, personal taste and the use that is going to be given to it. Some tips to choose well are:
- Compare different makes and models. There are many brands that make semi hollow body guitars, such as Fender, Gibson, Epiphone, Ibanez or Gretsch. Each one has its own characteristics and quality.
- Try the guitar before buying it or read opinions from other users. It is important that the guitar feels comfortable in the hands and that it has a good sound and tuning.
- Complement the guitar with accessories such as a case, an amplifier, a tuner or a cable. These items will help protect the guitar and improve its performance.