Flash Sale: Limited Time Offer Shop Now
Looking for Coupons?Call us 800-449-9128 Hablamos Español  
MF MD HG Call & Save
G&L Logo
Product 502724

G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar   

  • Write a Review

The G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Model Electric Guitar boasts a soft maple double-cutaway body. The hardrock maple 25-1/2"...Click To Read More About This Product

We're sorry-this item is unavailable.

Find a similar product below or contact our experts for a recommendation of great alternatives. Call us at 800-449-9128.

Customers Also Viewed:
OVERVIEW

The riff launchpad for the Alice In Chains guitarist.

The G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Model Electric Guitar boasts a soft maple double-cutaway body. The hardrock maple 25-1/2" scale neck has a super-fast, slim "C" profile and a 22-fret ebony fingerboard. The Tribute Rampage is the ultimate in guitar simplicity with a single volume control and a custom wound Jerry Cantrell alnico V humbucker pickup.

Other details include black chrome hardware, sealed non-locking tuners, and an advanced double-locking Kahler 4300 X-Trem tremolo bridge system.

Check the drop-down menu to the right to select colors and/or other options.

Case sold separately.

FEATURES
  • Body style: Double-cutaway solidbody
  • Body wood: Soft maple
  • Neck: Bolt-on hard rock maple
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck shape: Slim "C"
  • Neck radius: 13.75"
  • Neck width at nut: 1-3/4"
  • No. of frets: 22
  • Scale length: 25.5"
  • Pickup: Custom-wound Jerry Cantrell Alnico V humbucker
  • Hardware: Black chrome
  • Tuning keys: Sealed-back, 18:1 ratio
  • Bridge: Kahler 4300 X-Trem tremolo
  • Controls: Volume
  • Finish: Natural gloss
  • Case sold separately

Get a rockin' guitar that is simple, but effective.

Reviews
Loading....

Review Snapshot

by PowerReviews
G&LTribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar
 
4.6

(based on 21 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (17)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

love it!

this thing rocks. again, a lot of people had tuning issues mainly with the G string, but that seems to be because of the floyd rose nut not clamping tight enough on the...Read complete review

this thing rocks. again, a lot of people had tuning issues mainly with the G string, but that seems to be because of the floyd rose nut not clamping tight enough on the G because the D is so thick..try the trick of flipping it around on there, or puitting tin foil on top of the G to even it out a bit. works well! i'm divebombing and my G is staying in tune quite well! this guitar is awesome, sounds amazing, and is my new favorite to play
1 custom wound alnico v pickup, 1 volume, kahler 4300 xtrem, floyd rose locking nut. simple, but works amazingly!
this thing is a BEAST! it's heavy, the neck is wide, and it doesn't feel like i'm going to break it! can really shred on it and rip on that kahler and it sounds so good. the pickup sounds AWESOME; it's voiced so much differently than my seymour duncan JB's in my parker and my fat strat (i like this one more on my DSL100)
totally worth it, feels like an american made guitar

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Great idea...poor quality : (

I have several G&L Rampages and Invaders from the 80's. I was stoked to hear about the Cantrell Rampage. I ordered the Tribute version since I have had several other Korean...Read complete review

I have several G&L Rampages and Invaders from the 80's. I was stoked to hear about the Cantrell Rampage. I ordered the Tribute version since I have had several other Korean model guitars from Fender and Peavey that were quite good...and the price is about 1/3 the cost of the USA model.I ordered a black Rampage and the fret ends were ground too flat like a ramp and were uneven the length of the fretboard. The tremolo would also not adjust since it was missing a screw in the brass block. I sent the black one back and received a white replacement. Fret ends looked good; however, frets unlevel...oily looking spots on fretboard...and also missing screw in the Chinese Kahler tremolo. Rampage was barely playable and had chips of white paint coming off neck pocket and around tremolo route.The sound of the pickup in the black Rampage was good; however, the pickup in the white Rampage was thin. I returned both for refund. Very poor quality control on these Rampages. I was very disappointed.

Reviewed by 21 customers

Displaying reviews 1-10

Back to top

Previous | Next »

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

love it!

By Jason O.

from Brick, NJ

See all my reviews

Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

this thing rocks. again, a lot of people had tuning issues mainly with the G string, but that seems to be because of the floyd rose nut not clamping tight enough on the G because the D is so thick..try the trick of flipping it around on there, or puitting tin foil on top of the G to even it out a bit. works well! i'm divebombing and my G is staying in tune quite well! this guitar is awesome, sounds amazing, and is my new favorite to play
1 custom wound alnico v pickup, 1 volume, kahler 4300 xtrem, floyd rose locking nut. simple, but works amazingly!
this thing is a BEAST! it's heavy, the neck is wide, and it doesn't feel like i'm going to break it! can really shred on it and rip on that kahler and it sounds so good. the pickup sounds AWESOME; it's voiced so much differently than my seymour duncan JB's in my parker and my fat strat (i like this one more on my DSL100)
totally worth it, feels like an american made guitar

(3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Amazing guitar spoiled by Kahler

By Snarling Dogs Fan

from Chicago,IL

See all my reviews

Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

The guitar is amazing-Nice color(Ivory) great shape body and fast neck with ebony fretboard.Jerry's Humbucker is mind blowing.Believe me you don't need to change the pickup! But what really will change your mood for playing is the tremolo-Kahler 4300-X trem.That thing is horrible-won't stay in tune even for sec.I called Kahler and G&L and they blaming on each other and I'm stuck in-between.It may be spring issue(not strong enough)it may be contact under the cam.?!?!Now if you're not whammy player you can block the tremolo with screw but it's also painful 'cause the tremolo is dropped into the body(Jerry's specs) so you really have no access to it.So remove the tremolo from the body,block it ,put it back or save all this by buying guitar with fixed bridge.I'm so sorry Jerry,Kahler spoiled your amazing guitar!

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

A true rock guitar

By Tyler B

from pikeville, ky

See all my reviews

Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

This is an awesome guitar at a pretty good price. It's heavier than a strat. The gig bag is really nice. The neck feels great, wide but flat and the frets are perfect. I really like the pickup. No need to change it. It's got a good growl to it and picks up every string no matter how distorted your tone is. The Kahler is different from what I'm used to but easy to get comfortable with. The action was more than 2mm at the 17th fret on each string so I had to lower them a little but it was super easy. I was surprised they didn't include an owner's manual at least for the tremolo system, especially for those of us not used to these types. I put Dunlop strap locks on it but noticed the builders screwed the strap holders in too much and some minor paint chips happened when I removed the screws but no big deal to me. Overall, I recommend this guitar to everybody not just AIC or JC fans. I like the idea of only having a volume knob because too many options/knobs leave me constantly dissatisfied with tone, etc. This is by far my favorite guitar and I've owned many over the past 10 years.

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Don't let Kahler scare you away!

By dave morris

from Boston Mass.

Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

This is a great guitar! I noticed some people had trouble keeping the ones they bought tuned. I got on the G&L forum for help, and got it! Chances are you might have problems keeping the G string in tune with note bends. Because the D string is so much thicker than the G string, it won't allow the locking nut to hold the G string on bends. A piece of folded tin foil over the top of the G sting to build up the space will fix this, and you won't have to overtighten the screw for it to hold, it really works! The Kahler tremolo has a great feel, the neck is amazing, and the factory pickup will not need an upgrade! I love this guitar, thanks for bringing them back Jerry. Please have the Floyd Rose center locking nut modified to fix the problem that I mentioned, so that people can enjoy this guitar with no fuss. Oh, Kahler, you were less than helpful, please fix that!

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

execellent quality

By Shawn David Smith

from 2121 parkamo ave. Hamilton Ohio 45015

About Me Experienced

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Awesome The Guitar Rock
  • For Days Good Crunch
  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • The Pick Up Sustains

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Easy To Restring
    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • Rock Concerts
    • School Bands
    • Set Up Is Effortless
    • Small Venues

    Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

    I was suprized at the quality. Especially the ebony fretboard. The pick-up sounds amazing considering it's a factory on an inport. It looks flimsy but it's far from that in sound and durablity. One would be hard set to find a guitat from this price range sounding this good and having such find workmanship. American manufacturer beware if this the new standard of foreign import.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    G&L Rampage

    By Mr. Bungle-CdHL-

    from Los Angeles, CA

    Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

    Excellent guitar! Light body, distorts really well. I was going to change the humbucker but there's no need. This guitar really rocks!! If you're an ALICE IN CHAINS fan this is a must have, no regrets here! Got the Tribute Rampage in Ivory, worth every penny!

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Best Guitar I Owned: Hands Down

    By Jeff Smith

    from Osaka, Japan

    See all my reviews

    Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

    Had to sell this and all my axes as 2011 was not good to me financially....but landed back on my feet and am rebuying what I lost (LOL). Jerry's axe is well-made, sounds fantastic, and I cannot fault the Import version for being low-grade in the least! You cannot go wrong with this guitar. The best guitar I have owned, to be perfectly honest, for my needs. Highly recommended.I plan to go through MF for a US version to see the quality difference. The import was THAT good, so call me crazy but I love US made guitars! Get one: a no-brainer.
    Made in Indonesia; soft-maple body; hard-maple neck. Jerry Cantrell spec'd Alnico V pickup; one volume knob, no tone. Kahler XTrem 4800 (Or maybe 4300?) Not US made parts, but excellent die-cast tuners and other hardware. Bare bones guitar, but excellently made: not for every player, but a rocker wanting no extras will love it. Ivory color. Kahler isn't for everyone, but I liked it and it stayed in tune.
    For the price, this is why GW Magazine gave this a Platinum Award: remarkable build and quality. I cannot fault the makers: G&L's overseas market made me want a US all the more, because the quality was fantastic. The Kahler was nice despite that it isn't US-made, still a well made piece of metal. The pickup sounded fantastic in my Mesa-Boogie Mk V combo: gritty and dark. It worked very well with the wood. I was very impressed with the build.
    Again, bravo G&L: a beginner could have this and be set for life, it is so well-priced and made. The US version costs almost literally three times as much, but this could have cost more, given the deluxe gig bag as well.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Better Than Most

    By Yngwie Van Vaisteen

    from Portland, OR

    Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

    I have the ivory finish, and it looks sweet. The guitar feels and looks sturdy, and the audience isn't going to know the difference. It sounds great unplugged. The hardware and the Kahler tremolo are solid. The ebony fretboard is smooth and well made, and the frets were dressed nicely. My neck has couple of runs and small rough spots on the satin finish; it can be fixed easily, but it's kind of a bummer. It's built in Indonesia too. The humbucker sounds awesome though, and the guitar really nails those AIC "spooky tones". Dokken covers--no problem. If this is what you're looking for, it's totally worth the price. Get this and/or a B.C. Rich Gunslinger, and you're set.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    G&L Tribute Rampage

    By Zilla457

    from Cincinnati,Oh

    Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

    Maybe I got a lemon but the one I own goes out of tune if you look at it. Not to mention that it breaks strings sitting on it's stand, the fret work is rough and to keep it from buzzing i've had to raise the action to another time zone. I own two other usa built G&L guitars and I love them, but I wouldn't give this a passing grade.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Best Guitar I Own In This Price Range

    By Joe S.-ieUfL

    from Columbia Falls, MT

    See all my reviews

    Comments about G&L Tribute Series Rampage Jerry Cantrell Signature Electric Guitar:

    When I found out about this guitar, I had to have it, as I'm a huge AIC/Cantrell fan. I didn't expect much from it as most guitars in it's price range have sub-standard necks, and replaceable pick-ups. I bought it more as a collectible. Not the case with this guitar.I own a Standard Strat, Standard Tele, and Epiphone Les Paul...all guitars in the same price range...and this guitar blows all of them away. The pickup doesn't give the normal buzz that the above mentioned stock pick-ups put out when distortion/wah/high volume/etc is added. In fact, this pick-up screams compared to other guitars I've played at the same price. If you're looking for Jerry's sound, it's very easily achieved with a Wah pedal, some distortion, and this guitar.The neck plays very smooth (although I will admit this is my first guitar with a radius this large...which I love). The larger frets, combined with the larger neck radius, make playing higher on the fretboard a breeze, and it feels very natural.Anyone who enjoys playing music based mostly on a bridge pickup will love this guitar. The lack of a neck pick-up, and tone control is the only reason I rated this a 4.5 for features, but if you're gonna buy this guitar, you should already know it's pretty bare-bones. But that's not a bad thing in this case.I'm not normally one to write reviews, but this guitar was so awesome, I felt compelled to write one. If you're an AIC fan, or you're looking for a good grunge/metal guitar, don't hesitate to pick this up.By the way, the gig bag is VERY nice. Way better than the ones that come with the Fender guitars.

    Displaying reviews 1-10

    Back to top

    Previous | Next »

    See All G&L Signature Model Electric Guitars
    You are changing the Ship-To country.

    Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.