Ibanez and Haworth Guitars
Haworth Guitars is Australia’s leading supplier of Ibanez Guitars and supply a full range of guitars from Ibanez acoustic guitars and folk instruments to Ibanez electric guitars, Ibanez pedals, accessories and Ibanez bass guitars.
If you’re a beginner, intermediate or advanced guitarist, Haworth Guitars have the Ibanez guitar to suit your style and budget and have one of the best ranges of Ibanez guitars in Australia. With two guitar stores located just south of Sydney in the Wollongong and Illawarra region, Haworth Guitars offer a relaxed and friendly environment to buy your new Ibanez guitar inside our guitar shops as well as on our online guitar store.
Whether you buy your Ibanez guitar online or through our one of our guitar stores, Haworth Guitars will provide you with the full Australian manufacturer warranty and will also ensure every Ibanez guitar is set up and tuned before you receive it to make sure your new Ibanez guitar plays and sounds just like it should.
Ibanez Electric Guitars
The Ibanez Electric Guitar range can be broken down into the AZ Series, RG Series, RGA Series, RGD Series, S Series, SA Series, Ibanez Signature Series, FR Series, AR Series, ART series and miKro Series. Each series offers a different look, feel and sound as well as a different price point to suit every taste and budget.
Within each of these series we will see some Ibanez Prestige guitars as well as Ibanez Premium guitars and Axion guitars.
Ibanez AZ Guitar
Ibanez is often believed to be a contemporary stringed instrument and there are decades of accumulated data and a strong history of Ibanez pushing the boundaries to support that belief. The AZ series carries with it all of the hallmarks of those tried and tested Ibanez qualities: the sleek oval neck grip, the well balanced asymmetrical body and the neck heel permitting unmatched playability.
The Ibanez AZ series is available in the Prestige range and both the Premium range. The Ibanez AZ Prestige guitar offers high-end build quality and is made in Japan. The Ibanez AZ Premium guitar offers a more affordable AZ guitar with some outstanding features in its own right.
Ibanez RG Guitar
The Ibanez RG is perhaps one of the most familiar and recognized guitar within the Ibanez line. A long history of metal guitarists has cast this superior instrument, molding it for both speed and power. Whether or not you like a fixed hardtail bridge or the Ibanez locking tremolo system, the Ibanez RG is a rock machine like no other.
The Ibanez RG GIO guitar is a great fit for the beginner to intermediate guitarist while the Ibanez RG Standard guitar raises the bar in terms of tone, playability, and overall quality. The Ibanez RG Iron Label series offers a range of guitars with quality timbers, pickups and hardware, and the Ibanez RG Premium guitars raise the bar yet again with a range of stunning select tonewoods, high-profile electronics, high-end hardware and a tone like no other.
The Ibanez RG Genesis Collection offers Japanese-made quality in the same design as the original RG and the Ibanez Prestige RG range offers Performance, Playability, and Precision with true made-in-Japan quality.
The Ibanez J Custom RG range is made by a small group of master luthiers to construct the best of the best in the RG range.
Ibanez RGA Guitar
There are very few things in this world like the feel of a precision electric guitar, which has the power to move you with its tone and feel. The Ibanez RGA series is one such instrument with that power. It is a solid body guitar specifically engineered to handle the heaviest, most physically brutal music. The RGA series has a distinctive carved top and offers an incredibly smooth feel for heavy rhythm playing or for face-melting lead work.
The Ibanez RGA range offers the RGA Standard which is what the Ibanez RGA is all about, a stunning carved top and fixed hardtail bridge for the heaviest of tones. The RGA Iron Label comes in both 6 and 7 strings and is some of the heaviest sounding guitars Ibanez has ever built.
The Ibanez RGA Axion Label Series takes the sleek metal design we all know and love and adds a little more character and spice for the more adventurous guitar player. The Ibanez RGA J Custom has been constructed by the highly skilled luthiers in the Ibanez Japanese Custom Shop and offers quality like very few guitars on the planet.
Ibanez RDG Guitar
The Ibanez RGD range is Ibanez's ultimate metal machine specifically designed for down-tuning and with the heaviest guitar riffs in mind. The RGD has a slightly longer scale length to optimize for those low chunky riffs. The neck still feels fast and sleek for lead work and the added body contours give the guitar player a comfortable feel whether standing or sitting.
The Ibanez RGD guitar range starts with the Iron Label series with both 6 and 7 string models available. Then the range moves to the Ibanez Axion RGD guitars which have some incredible models in the range including some multi-scale guitar models. And finally, we have the Ibanez Prestige RGD guitar range which brings Japanese-Made quality to the RGD guitar.
Ibanez S Series Guitar
The Ibanez S Series Guitar has a signature slim body design which gives the guitar a lightweight and comfortable feel. Having said that, although the body is thin on the Ibanez S Series, it is incredibly strong and provides great tonal qualities on top of the comfortable feel.
The Ibanez S Series guitar range starts with the Ibanez S Standard guitar which has a stunning quilt maple top model and double-locking tremolo options as well as hardtail varieties. The Ibanez S Series guitar is also available as an Ibanez Premium S guitar which boasts stunning timbers and appointments. Next in the Ibanez S guitar range is the Ibanez Axion Label S Series which includes the brutal-sounding Fishman Fluence pickups.
Finishing off the range is the Ibanez Prestige S Series guitar which adds even more quality and finer appointments to the S Series guitar model.
Ibanez SA Series Guitar
The Ibanez SA Series guitar comes in the SA Standard model which has a smooth and slim comfortable body shape while adding the HSS pickup configuration, making it one of the most versatile electric guitars around. With carved tops and some incredible timber options, the Ibanez SA electric guitar range is an impressive addition to the Ibanez guitar range.
Ibanez FR Series Guitar
The Ibanez FR Series comes in both the Iron Label Series as well as the highly-spec'd Ibanez Prestige Series. The Ibanez Iron Label FR range has super thin Wizard necks, impressive timbers and powerful high output humbucking pickups. The Ibanez Prestige FR guitar model uses powerful Bare Knuckle Aftermath pickups and is fitted with a Tight-End bridge for that awesome sustain.
Ibanez AR Series Guitar
The Ibanez AR Guitar is one of the first-ever designs by Ibanez and has a classic double-cut body shape which is carved and comfortable. The Ibanez AR Standard guitar range includes humbucker pickups and quality appointments while the Ibanez AR Prestige guitar adds Japanese-made craftsmanship to the range.
Ibanez ART Series Guitar
The Ibanez ART Guitar range begins with the Ibanez ART GIO Series guitar which is an affordable electric guitar with beefy-sounding humbucker pickups, a carved top, single cutaway and a toned way above it’s price-point. A level up from the Ibanez GIO is the Ibanez ART Standard guitar which adds better quality timber and components to the guitar making it a popular model in the Ibanez range.
Ibanez Signature Guitar Range
Ibanez has a long list of popular guitarists who have signature models including Paul Gilbert, Munky, Joe Satriani, Paul Stanley, Andy Timmons and of course Steve Vai. The Ibanez Signature Guitar Range are some of the most popular Ibanez guitar models available and are some of the coolest guitars on the planet.
Ibanez miKro Guitar
Completing the Ibanez electric guitar range is the Ibanez miKro guitar which is a shorter-scale electric guitar perfect for younger guitarists or the traveling muso. With two humbucker pickups and a fast-feeling neck, the Ibanez miKro guitar is ready to rock!
Ibanez Acoustic Guitars
The Ibanez acoustic guitar range can be broken down into the following models; Ibanez Artwood Guitars, Ibanez Artwood Vintage, Ibanez PF Series, Ibanez AE Series, Ibanez AEW Range, Ibanez AEG Guitars, Ibanez Talman, Acoustic Bass Range, Ibanez Classical Guitars, Ibanez EWP, Ibanez Ukuleles, Ibanez Mandolins and Ibanez Banjos.
Ibanez Artwood Guitar
The Ibanez Artwood guitar range consists of both the traditional acoustic guitar range and the traditional acoustic-electric guitar range. Both series in the Ibanez Artwood guitar series offer both Concert and Dreadnaught guitar body shapes and use traditional timbers such as mahogany and spruce to produce a warm tone we all know and love.
Popular models in the Ibanez Artwood Series include the Ibanez AW54 Guitar, Ibanez AW54JR Guitar, and the AW54CE guitar as well as the Ibanez AW150CE, AW70ECE, AC150CE, AW5412CE, and the Ibanez AW65ECE acoustic guitar.
Ibanez Artwood Vintage Guitar
The Ibanez Artwood Vintage guitar range takes the Artwood range and adds an even more traditional approach to the models. With features such as Thermo-Aged solid spruce tops and spruce X bracing as well as bone nuts and saddles, the Ibanez Artwood Vintage guitars really do bring guitar-making traditions to life.
Popular models in the Ibanez Artwood Vintage guitar series include; Ibanez AVN11 guitar, Ibanez AVN9 guitar, Ibanez AVC9CE guitar, Ibanez AVD10 guitar and the Ibanez AVD9 guitar.
Ibanez PF Acoustic Guitar
The Ibanez PF Acoustic guitar series is designed for performance with modern features and great tone while at an affordable price-point. Popular models in the Ibanez PF Guitar range include; Ibanez PC12MH guitar, Ibanez PF17ECE guitar, Ibanez PF15 guitar, PF15ECE guitar, Ibanez PF2MH guitar, and the Ibanez PF1512 guitar.
Ibanez AE Acoustic Guitar
The Ibanez AE Acoustic guitar range offers a higher level of quality and tone and is Ibanez’s flagship acoustic-electric guitar line. With solid timbers and advance comfort necks, the Ibanez AE Acoustic guitar line-up is impressive. Popular models include; Ibanez AE1 guitar, Ibanez AE900 guitar, and Ibanez AE245 guitar.
Ibanez AEW Acoustic Guitar
The Ibanez AEW Acoustic guitar range uses beautiful tonewoods on the top, back and sides as well as a variety of stunning finishes and colors to complement the exotic timbers used. The Florentine cutaway is a unique feature of the Ibanez AEW guitar and the Fishman pickup system is impressive. Popular models include; Ibanez AEWC300N guitar, Ibanez AEWC32FM guitar, and the Ibanez AEWC400 guitar.
Ibanez AEG Acoustic Guitar
The Ibanez AEG Acoustic guitar is a high-comfort acoustic guitar with slim body design, spruce top, and mahogany body as well as Fishman electronics and a balanced tone. Popular models in the Ibanez AEG range include; Ibanez AEG10II guitar, Ibanez AEG8E guitar, Ibanez AEG10NII guitar, and the Ibanez AEG8TNE guitar.
Ibanez Talman Acoustic-Electric Guitar
The Ibanez Talman combines the worlds of the acoustic and electric guitar into a hybrid guitar designed to stand out from the crowd. The double-cutaway Ibanez Talman model is a comfortable acoustic guitar designed with the electric guitarist in mind. Popular models include the Ibanez TCM50 guitar and the Ibanez TCY10E guitar.
Ibanez Acoustic Bass
The Ibanez Acoustic Bass guitar range offers a modern take on acoustic guitar-making traditions with a variety of models to suit every acoustic bassist. Popular models in the Ibanez Acoustic Bass guitar range include the Ibanez AVNB1E acoustic bass and the Ibanez PCBE12MH acoustic bass guitar.
Ibanez Classical Guitar
The Ibanez Classical guitar range offers quality classical guitars at affordable price-points. The quality of the Ibanez nylon-string guitar is far beyond what many would expect. Popular models include the Ibanez GA3 guitar, Ibanez GA3ECE guitar, Ibanez GA35TCE guitar, Ibanez GA6CE guitar, and Ibanez GA5TCE guitar.
Ibanez EWP Guitar
The Ibanez EWP Guitar is more of a Guitarlele with its ukulele size and steel-string design. The Ibanez EWP14WB offers a small ukulele sized guitar that will go wherever you go!
The Ibanez Ukulele range offers a variety of sizes from soprano to concert, tenor to barritone as well as a variety of price-points depending on the individual needs of the uke player. Popular Ibanez Ukulele models include the Ibanez UKC10 uke, Ibanez UKS10 uke, Ibanez UEW15E uke, Ibanez UEWT5 uke, and the Ibanez UEW5 ukulele.
The Ibanez M510E mandolin is an affordable A-style mandolin which offers quality at an affordable price.
The Ibanez Banjo range is a quality folk instrument that won't break the bank. The Ibanez B50 Banjo and Ibanez B200 Banjo models are among some of the most popular beginners to intermediate banjos on the market.
Ibanez Hollow-body Guitars
The Ibanez Hollowbody guitar range suits many styles and budgets and includes signature models such as the George Benson Ibanez guitar and the John Scofield Ibanez guitar. Other series in the Ibanez hollow-body range include the Ibanez AS hollow-body guitar, Ibanez AF guitar, Ibanez AFC guitar, Ibanez AG guitar, Ibanez AM guitar, Ibanez AKJ guitar Ibanez AFS guitar and the Ibanez AGS hollow-body guitar.
Ibanez AS Hollow-body Guitar
The Ibanez AS Hollowbody guitar range is one of the most popular in the hollow-body offering by Ibanez. The Ibanez AS Artcore guitar range combines quality craftsmanship with affordability while the Ibanez AS Artcore Vintage guitar range has an added “aging” process. The Ibanez AS Artcore Expressionist range offers a higher quality instrument with finer appointments and timbers. The Ibanez AS Artstar series is of the highest quality in the AS range.
Ibanez AF Hollow-body Guitar
The Ibanez AF hollow body guitar is a fully hollow body traditional design which produces a great tone both acoustically and when amplified. The range includes Ibanez AF Artcore models such as the Ibanez AF55 guitar and the Ibanez AF75 guitar. The Ibanez AF Artcore Vintage models bring a greater degree of traditional guitar-making with the Ibanez AFV75 guitar in particular.
Adding extra levels of quality and craftsmanship are the Ibanez AF Artcore Expressionist guitars and the Ibanez AF Artstar guitars, namely the Ibanez AF95FM and Ibanez AF200 guitars respectively.
Ibanez AFC Hollow-body Guitar
The Ibanez AFC Hollowbody guitar range includes the AFC Contemporary Archtop guitar series which is a modern take on a classic design. Popular models include the Ibanez AFC125 guitar, Ibanez AFC151, Ibanez AFC155, and the Ibanez AFC95 guitar.
Ibanez AG Hollow-body Guitar
The Ibanez AG Hollowbody guitar range includes the Ibanez AG Artcore guitar series as well as the Ibanez Artcore Expressionist models. The AG guitar range has a slightly thinner body without sacrificing the sound. Popular models include the Ibanez AG75G guitar and the Ibanez AG95QA.
Ibanez AM Hollow-body Guitar
The Ibanez AM Hollowbody guitar was first released in the early 1980s and has a smaller body shape than most archtop guitars which provides increased playing comfort and minimal feedback.
The Ibanez AM guitar range consists of the Ibanez AM53 Artcore guitar, Ibanez AM93ME guitar, and the Ibanez AM200 guitar.
Ibanez AKJ, AFS, and AGS Hollow-body Guitars
The Ibanez AKJV95 Artcore Expressionist Vintage guitar is what traditional Hollowbody guitars are all about while the Ibanez AFS75T Artcore guitar is a more modern take on the Hollowbody design and the Ibanez AGS73FM is a smaller-bodied archtop guitar with a gorgeous flame maple top.
Ibanez Bass Guitars
Ibanez makes some of the worlds most popular bass guitars including a variety of signature models from artists such as Stephen ‘Thundercat’ Bruner and Mike D’Antonio. The range consists of the Ibanez SR Bass, Talman Bass, BTB Bass as well as the AGB, AFB, AFR, SR Mezzo, and Upright Bass models.
Ibanez SR Bass Guitar
The Ibanez SR Bass series is incredibly popular from beginner to advanced bass players and start at the Ibanez SR GIO Bass guitar range which is perfect for beginner to intermediate bassists.
Next in the range are the Ibanez SR Standard Bass guitars which have smooth and fast-feeling necks, powerful pickups and quality hardware with 5 and 6-string models available. Popular models in the Ibanez SR Standard range include; Ibanez SR305 5-string Bass, Ibanez SR300 Bass, Ibanez SR370E and SR375E Bass Guitars, Ibanez SR500E and SR505E 5-string Bass, Ibanez SR650E and SR655E 5-string Bass, Ibanez SR670 Bass, and the Ibanez SR870 Bass Guitar.
The Ibanez SR Premium Bass Series is even more impressive with a big focus on playability and performance. These bass guitars use select timbers and high-end electronics and hardware with 4-string, 5-string and 6-string models available. Popular models include the Ibanez SR1300 Bass, Ibanez SR1305 Bass, Ibanez SR1820, Ibanez SR2605 5-string Bass and the Ibanez SR2600 Bass Guitar.
The Ibanez SR Prestige Series adds Japanese-made craftsmanship with the SR5000, SR5005 5-string and the SR5006 6-string models leading the charge. The Ibanez Bass Workshop “From Concept to Reality” range in the Ibanez SR Series adds an extra level of contemporary design to the range with fretless bass models as well as fan-fret bass models and semi-hollow Thinline bass models too. These Ibanez Bass Guitars offer unique designs and styles never before seen in the industry.
Ibanez BTB Bass Guitar
The Ibanez BTB bass guitar is a high-quality bass without the high-end price tag. With neck-thru construction, stunning timber and quality hardware and electronics, the BTB Basses are more of a boutique instrument rather than a run-of-the-mill bass guitar.
From the Ibanez BTB Standard range, popular models include the Ibanez BTB745 five-string and the BTB746 six-string. From the Ibanez BTB Premium range, popular models include the Ibanez BTB1825 five-string and the BTB1826 six-string. The Ibanez BTB Bass Workshop range offers some extremely unique models with exotic timbers and finer appointments.
Ibanez Talman Bass Guitar
The Ibanez Talman Standard bass guitar has a unique look and feels only associated with the historic Talman design. Popular models include the Ibanez TMB30 Talman, TMB100 and TMB600 bass guitars.
Ibanez AGB, AFB, AFR, and SR Mezzo Bass Guitars
The Ibanez AGB and AFB bass guitar range bring some classic hollow-body designs with some modern appointments. Popular models include the Ibanez AGB200 bass guitar, the Ibanez AGB260 bass, and the Ibanez AFB200 bass guitar.
The Ibanez AFR bass is a boutique bass guitar designed to be extraordinarily comfortable and playable with some of the best hardware, timbers, and electronics the bass world has to offer. The Ibanez SR Mezzo bass guitar has a shorter scale-length than the standard SR bass range as well as Ibanez custom electronics.
Ibanez Amplifiers and Pedals
One of the worlds most popular Overdrive pedals has to be the Ibanez Tubescreamer Pedal. The Ibanez Tube Screamer pedal is widely known for it’s smooth and creamy overdrive tones and iconic green shell. Two of the most popular Ibanez Tube-Screamer pedals are the TS808 Tubescreamer and the TS9 Tubescreamer but there is also another contender for the most popular model, the TS Mini Tubescreamer pedal which is proving to be very popular indeed. Ibanez also makes an array of awesome Mini-Pedals including the Big-Mini Tuner Pedal, Super Metal Mini Pedal, Mini Chorus Pedal, 850 Fuzz Mini Pedal, and Analogue Delay Mini Pedal.
The Ibanez Troubadour Amplifier range is another compact offering by Ibanez and has proven to be very popular with traveling acoustic guitarists who want that crisp-acoustic tone without having to break their back lugging a PA system. The Ibanez Troubadour Amplifier range is compact, versatile and at a price-point that won't break the bank. It’s definitely worth a look for any acoustic guitarist looking to amplify their sound.
That concludes the Ibanez range and offering from Haworth Guitars. As we can see from the products mentioned above, the Ibanez range of acoustic guitars, electric guitars, hollow-body guitars, bass guitars, amplifiers and pedals covers many different styles and tastes. There really is something for everyone is the Ibanez range. For any questions on any of the Ibanez products, contact our Haworth Guitars team.