SIMONE SELLO

Simone Sello is an Italian-born guitarist, music producer, composer, filmmaker, and music journalist. He is known for his work with the Sanremo Festival Orchestra, Billy Sheehan, Aaron Carter, Disney, Hannah Montana, Vasco Rossi, Amber Lily, and Warren Cuccurullo, both as a producer and guitarist; and as a journalist for the magazines Chitarre, Strumenti Musicali and Accordo.

After studying the violin, he started his professional career as a guitarist in Rome, recording a guitar solo on the song “Incinerator”, soundtrack of the homonymous movie, produced in 1982 and never shown until 2020, then recording the song The Fighter with his band Waterfall, for the compilation Metal Attack (RCA 1987).

In 1997, he moved to Los Angeles, where he began working with a wide range of artists and contributing to various music projects. He quickly gained a reputation for his unique playing style, which blends various musical genres and his technical proficiency. Sello has worked with a variety of notable musicians, including Vasco Rossi, Billy Sheehan, and Aaron Carter, as well as performing as a member of the Sanremo Festival Orchestra.

Sello has also contributed to numerous projects for major entertainment companies such as Disney: he has worked on several projects with pop superstar Miley Cyrus, including the hit song “Nobody’s Perfect” and the soundtracks for the hit Disney shows “Hannah Montana” and “High School Musical”.

He has also composed music for several TV series, among which entire seasons of the World Poker Tour.

Sello is particularly well-known for his work on the guitar, where he is recognized for his creative use of effects and guitar synth, as well as his ability to seamlessly blend various musical genres into his playing. In addition to his music work, he has also directed and produced experimental movies, showcasing his creativity and vision in the visual arts.

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GUITAR SPECS

NECK
NECK SHAPEGN-VS (VINTAGE STRAIGHT)
NECK PROFILEEVEN TAPER C SHAPE
NECK MATERIAL ROASTED MAPLE
NECK THICKNESS.840" - .900”
HEADSTOCK COLORROASTED MAPLE
NECK FINISH SATIN NITROCELL LACQUER
FRETBOARD WOODTINTED ROASTED MAPLE
FRETS22 - STAINLESS STEEL
RADIUS12”
INLAYSSMALL SQUARED PEARL WHITE
SIDE DOTSLUMINESCENT
FRETS SIZESTAINLESS STEEL / 22 FRETS (6102)
SCALE25.5" (64.77 cm)
NUT1-11/16" (43mm) - BONE
BODY-SPECS
MODELSHIMONE
BODY SHAPEJ-CLA
BODY WOODPAULOWNIA
BODY COLORORANGE
RELICLACQUER CHECKING
FINISHNITROCELL LACQUER
HARDWARE
BRIDGETR3CS By SPEKTRATONE
TUNERSGOTOH LOCKING
HARDWARE FINISHNICKEL
PICKGUARD3PLY Black
BRIDGE PICKUPRETRO90 by SPEKTATONE
MIDDLE PICKUPNONE
NECK PICKUPRETRO90 by SPEKTATONE
CONTROLSVOLUME - TONE
SWITCH3P SWITCH

FEATURES

Paulownia Body

A truly exceptional wood known for its extraordinary lightness. This unique wood not only contributes to the guitar's lightweight design but also delivers stunning resonance and sustain. The result is a distinctive tonal character that allows you to explore new musical horizons with every strum. Whether you're playing for a few minutes or an extended jam session, our Paulownia body guitars not only sound exceptional but also provide a joyous playing experience.

Roasted Maple Neck

Crafted with precision and attention to detail, our guitar necks are made from carefully selected roasted maple. This choice of wood not only enhances stability but also adds to the guitar's overall aesthetics. For your convenience, we've strategically placed the truss-rod at the body end of the neck, ensuring quick and easy accessibility for adjustments.  To enhance your playing comfort, we've designed a custom neck joint that provides advanced ergonomic support. To top it off, our necks come equipped with stainless steel frets, ensuring durability and longevity. In addition, we've incorporated luminescent side dots into the fretboard. These side dots serve as a practical and stylish feature, illuminating in low-light conditions to guide your way along the fretboard.

Spektratone Pickups

Discover a world of sonic excellence with our custom-designed pickups by Spektratone. These pickups offer outstanding sound quality and versatility. Whether you're seeking the timeless classics or modern reinterpretations, our pickups offer a diverse range of tones. Whether you're looking for the warm tones of a Wide-Range pickup or the edgy sound of a Firebird, our guitars have you covered. With Spektratone pickups, you'll be able to explore a vast tonal palette, allowing your creativity to shine through your music.

Hardware

When it comes to hardware, we don't compromise. Our guitars feature top-notch components, including Gotoh Locking Tuners. These tuners provide exceptional tuning stability, ensuring that your guitar stays in tune even during the most demanding performances. Whether you're rocking out on stage or recording in the studio, you can rely on our premium hardware to deliver precision and reliability.

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