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Suhr Mateus Asato Signature Classic S Black HSS #JS8A4L  From John Suhr

Suhrs new Mateus Asato Signature model released at NAMM!


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What We Think

Huge Tone !!!

No problem cutting through the mix with this one ...

This is a "take one guitar to the gig" kind of instrument !!!

Suhr Mateus Asato Signature Classic S Black HSS Quick 'n' Dirty

In this video, Sound Pure electric guitar specialist Eddie Berman plays the Suhr Mateus Asato Signature Classic S Black HSS through a Suhr Bella Reverb Head with a Suhr Shiba Reloaded Overdrive Guitar Pedal and a Strymon Brigadier dBucket Delay Effect Pedal.

Manufacturer's Description from John Suhr

We are pleased to announce, new for NAMM 2018, the Mateus Asato Signature Series™ Suhr® guitars. We are offering two Mateus Signature instruments, a Classic S and Classic S Antique. Both guitars feature versatile HSS pickup switching along with two ML single coil pickups and a new custom humbucker we’ve built for Mateus. We will be releasing more information about the custom humbucker as we get closer to shipping the guitars.

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About Manufacturer

At Suhr Guitars, we don’t merely produce some of the finest hand-crafted guitars and amplifiers – we produce dreams that inspire musical passion and artistic creativity. Our fervent dedication to the highest quality standards possible, our famous fanatical attention to detail, our ears for tone, and our love for music ranging from rock to country to jazz to blues to pop to metal to fusion are all evident in every instrument we produce. The passion to build the very best possible is the underlying current of what Suhr Guitars is all about. From there comes the vision of John Suhr to design and create the best instruments possible. From there the skill of experienced master craftsmen, technological know-how, and the hard work of dedicated employees who truly love what they’re doing take over to produce modern works of art that discriminating artists and musicians will savor for a lifetime.


Weight: 8.15 Lbs

Serial Number: JS8A4L

SERIES: Signature Series

MODEL: Classic S

BODY WOOD: Alder 2-Piece

BODY CONTOURS: Arm, Hand, and Tummy


PICKGUARD: Painted Bakelite


NECK WOOD: 3A Roasted Birdseye Maple

FINGERBOARD: 3A Roasted Maple 9-12R

FRETS: Heavy Stainless Steel

BRIDGE: Gotoh 510 Bent Saddle

PICKUPS: SSV, Bridge (Alnico 4) and 2x ML Standard

SSCII: Included

CONTROLS: Volume, Tone, Tone

KNOBS: Black Plastic