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Epiphone Olympic - Violinburst

Epiphone Olympic - Violinburst


A gorgeous head turning archtop guitar that cooks up true vintage feel and tone with a modern standard of features today's guitarist would expect...and some they wouldn't!

Epiphone Olympic - Violinburst

If you are searching for a guitar that offers an overall warm woody tone, wide tonal range and punchy volume then the Epiphone Century Olympic Violinburst Archtop could be just the guitar for you. Offering a new acoustic guitar experience from your traditional flattop with it's very own unique voicing.

The Masterbilt Century Olympic is all about quality, vintage feel and modern reliability in every department. Without losing it's vintage charm you now have access to an eSonic HD preamp and a Shadow NanoFlex HD under saddle pickup, this allows you to plug it into an amplifier or any PA so you can hear its true dynamic acoustic tone no matter what stage your on.

The playing experience of a smaller sized archtops is extremely pleasant thanks to arched a solid spruce top with traditional Longitudinal Bracing, a Mahogany body and classic f-holes. Even the tiny details such as recreating the 1930s era replica Epiphone label inside the F-holes has not been missed out by the Epiphone craftsmen.

In terms of playability the Olympic replicates and improves on the originals. Featuring is a mahogany made neck in a rounded “C” shape profile, this is then glued to the body with a string dovetail joint for that perfect fit and optimum resonate. The fretboard is very forgiving to, Epiphone have opted for rosewood board with 20 medium frets, a 25.5” scale length and pearloid "Dot” inlays for ease of navigation as well as that vintage look and playability.