Kiesel guitars, formerly Carvin produce one of the greatest custom headless guitars under the direction of Allan Holdsworth (R.I.P.) and offer the consumer and exceptional boutique product with a reasonable price point. This Holdsworth model has many unique design features including the maple set-in neck, alder body and Kiesel-designed Hipshot™ tremolo. Its ultra-compact design makes this an exceptional travel guitar, but it is also suitable for live and studio work. The Holdsworth humbuckers provides sparkling clean tones with great sustain.