is showing six new limited edition Graphic Series guitars at Winter NAMM. The company has been long lauded for outstanding highperformance instruments with customized graphic finishes."Each year ESP has introduced new Graphic Series models, they become instant classics and collectibles
," said Jeff Moore
, ESP Senior Vice-President."The last Graphic Series we did with artist Mister Sam, the 'Clockwork Zombie' models, sold out very quickly, and we're excited to introduce the new 'Vampire Biotech' designs. Also, our exclusive partnerships with renowned companies in the comic world have allowed us to come out with new graphic designs that no other manufacturer can offer."
LTD's new limited-edition "Vampire Bio-Tech" series includes the EC Vampire Bio-Tech
, the M Vampire Bio-Tech, and the VIPER Vampire Bio-Tech
models. The designs were created by UK-based artist Sam Shearon
, known professionally as "Mister Sam", who has been lauded by the art world and has created artwork for a number of rock musicians including Rob Zombie
, Iron Maiden
, and many others.
Earlier this year, ESP made its first appearance at the Comic-Con to display prototypes of their new limited edition monster/horror graphic models based on licensing agreements with entities in the comic world. Debuting at NAMM, the LTD Bela Drac
, LTD Famous Monsters Vincent Price
, and LTD Heavy Metal #1
guitars are all limited-edition guitars.
The LTD Bela Drac is a follow-up to the successful release of the first LTD Lugosi model, based on work done between ESP, Lugosi Enterprises (run by Bela Lugosi Jr.
, the son of the famed horror movie actor), and Kerry Gammill
, publisher of Monsterverse Entertainment. The other new models are based on classic comic artwork from Famous Monsters of Filmland and Heavy Metal Magazines.
More information on the new LTD Graphic Series models can be found at here