This is a great sounding guitar with incredibly rich features. It will sound superb played through a wide variety of amps, both clean or with effects.
Its ebony fretboard makes for easy playing with a light touch and a fast neck that makes string bending a breeze.
This instrument will ideally serve as a first choice guitar for gigs since it inspires confidence and is durable and reliable. It has an immaculate, rich antique ebony finish (an antique red is also available) with gold hardware that overall makes for a flawless look and feel.
For those that can afford instruments in this price range, this guitar will be one amazing investment.
Here's a video of Gregory Hilden from GregsGuitars playing a 1959 version of this guitar and experimenting with the different effects options. This video gives you a great idea of the wide variety of sounds locked up in this baby: