Electric Guitars/electric guitar


Hi Johnny

I have a guitar hofner archback which looks excatly like the hofner h500/2 bass,except mine is a six string and has 2vents,I guess their called on the body.imagejpeg_2. unsure if came out,but the 500 looks like this http://www.hofner-guitars.com/electric-basses/club-bass/club-bass.html. tryig to fid out what type year ad value it would have

Hey Robert,

Thanks for writing! I have to ask if there is a serial number on the guitar anywhere Let me know! This guitar, depending on the year, is worth somewhere is the neighborhood of $800 to $900 depending on when it was made. The Vibrato arm is unique and in great shape so I would put it's value closer t0 $900 (possibly more). Let me know about the serial number and I'll try to get you a date and accurate value. Write back...Johnny

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Johnny Genocide


I can answer questions regarding playing, guitar models, guitar construction, amplifiers, effects, starting a band, recording and touring. As the Guitarist and singer for No Alternative I have recorded a number of albums, singles and CDs as well as extensive touring. I can also answer questions about starting a band and recording.


I have been a guitar player for 26 years. I play and tour with No Alternative. With a number of CDs out there are also 14 bands that have recorded my songs.


Can You Hear Me, Live at the Deaf Club (With KGB) SF Underground, Subterranean Records (No Alternative) Backtracks, Subterranean Records (No Alternative) Lifeline/No Alternative, Bull Dog Records (No Alternative) Johnny Got His Gun, Wingnut Records (No Alternative) SF Nights, Bachuus Archives (No Alternative)

B.S., Organic Chemistry

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