Alvarez AG60-8CESHB 8-String 'Shadow Burst' Acoustic Electric Guitar

Available at Acoustic Centre Melbourne

Introducing the Alvarez AG60-8CESHB 8-String 'Shadow Burst' Acoustic Electric Guitar, designed to deliver the shimmering beauty of a 12-string guitar with less tension and a standard width neck. Experience the captivating sound of this instrument as it combines the richness of an 8-string configuration with the enchanting octaves of a 12-string.

The AG60-8CESHB boasts an open and resonant voicing that instantly responds to your touch. Its stunning appearance is enhanced by a flawless deep shine and a thin poly Shadowburst finish. The guitar features a solid A+ Sitka spruce top and African mahogany back and sides, ensuring exceptional tonal quality and projection.

Equipped with the LR Baggs StagePro EQ and Element Pickup, the AG60-8CESHB offers versatile amplification options without compromising its natural acoustic sound. This powerful pickup system accurately captures the nuances of your playing, whether you're performing on stage or recording in the studio.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, the AG60-8CESHB features a mahogany neck with a satin finish, providing a smooth and comfortable playing experience. The bi-level Indian laurel bridge and fingerboard add a touch of elegance to the guitar's aesthetics, while the real bone nut and saddle contribute to improved sustain and resonance.

Unleash your musical creativity with the Alvarez AG60-8CESHB 8-String 'Shadow Burst' Acoustic Electric Guitar. Visit Acoustic Centre and experience the mesmerizing blend of shimmering octaves and rich tonality that this instrument offers. Explore new dimensions of sound and let your playing soar to new heights with the exceptional craftsmanship and innovative features of the AG60-8CESHB.


  • Top WoodSolid A+ Sitka Spruce
  • Body FinishShadowburst/Gloss
  • Back and Sides WoodAfrican Mahogany
  • ShapeGrand Auditorium
  • NeckMahogany, Satin finish
  • BridgeBi-Level Indian Laurel
  • FingerboardIndian Laurel, 12th Fret Inlay
  • Nut and SaddleReal Bone
  • TunerPremium Chrome
  • Bridge PinsPPS Synthetic Bone
  • StringsD'Addario EXP16
  • Bracing SystemsFS6 Forward Shifted, Tapered Tone Bars
  • Neck JointDovetail
  • Neck Meets Body14th Fret
  • Number of Frets21
  • Pickup / EQLR Baggs StagePro EQ and Element Pick Up

Acoustic Centre offers free shipping on all new items to most locations within Australia on all orders over $99, excluding Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland. Used items have a flat rate shipping fee of $59 within our usual shipping locations. We also offer competitive Express shipping options at checkout.

Customers located in Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland recieve free shipping on all accessory orders over $99, but will incur a flat rate instrument or large item shipping charge of $179 (or $299 for Express shipping).

Occasionally due to issues with delivering to remote or unusual destinations, we aren't able to offer free postage. We reserve the right to retract the offer if freight costs exceed 15% of your purchase. We will always notify you if there is an issue and offer a full refund or arrange alternative delivery options.

All strings and accessories will be shipped with tracking via courier or Australia Post. Other items including guitars and amplification equipment will be shipped using our courier service providers, with a tracking number and signature on delivery.

The Acoustic Centre ships goods Australia-wide, however at this time we are unable to accept international orders.

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Please note that returns will not be accepted for variations in timber grain /  colouring, finish variations and parts colouring, unless there is a fault with the instrument. If you have any questions at all regarding an instrument's appearance, just drop us a line - we're always happy to send photos, and if we have more than one instrument in stock you'll be able to choose the exact guitar that you receive!

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