In the official "Welcome to the Jungle" video (0:43), Izzy is seen using a black ES-137. What differentiates this instrument from the [ES-135](https://equipboard.com/items/gibson-es-135-black-custom) (which he also has been known to use) is the slightly smaller body size and use of a stop-type tailpiece in place of the trapeze style tailpiece found on the 135.more
I picked up a couple of them in Austin, actually. I got an ES 137 while we were recording there. We ended up using it a lot on the new record. We nicknamed it "Smokes," as in "it smokes every other guitar." There's always a thing you go through in the beginning of making an album, where you mike up an amp and say, "Okay, let's try a few guitars." In the end, "Smokes" blew everything else away. It’s going to be my main touring guitar as well.more
On his Instagram, Ramsay posts: > This is my gorgeous Gibson 137. A very deep hollow body. I acquired this through our endorsement just before starting our second album. I replaced all the hardware and put vintage gretsch pickups in it. The neck sounds amazing for picking parts, while the bridge sounds like Malcolm when you fire it up. Plus it's hard to photograph, but it matches how my hair used to look at the time I bought it. Perfect accessory for the guitarist on the gomore
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