The Roadcore™ incorporates a classic, retro design with all the modern playability you have come to expect from Ibanez. The Roadcore™’s individual round-profiled neck ensures comfort and playability, providing an instantly responsive and familiar feel. The custom-designed Core-Tone pickups provide warm, yet cutting sound. Grab a Roadcore™ and get inspired.

Core Tone pickups
The custom-designed Core Tone pickups provide a warm yet cutting sound.

Plate Joint
The traditional neck joint , featuring a metal plate with 4 screws.

Tight-Tune Bridge
The original Ibanez Tight-Tune bridge provides improved transfer of string vibration and better tuning stability.

All-Slab Body with Dual Binding
Dual binding gives a classic look and vintage vibe.

Gloss-finished neck
The ROADCORE’s round-profiled neck ensures comfort, playability and a great vintage feel.

Coil-tap switch on tone control
The push/pull coil tap adds sound and tonal variations for both pickups.

Graph Tech® TUSQ nut
The Graph Tech® nut offers ultimately lower friction to keep you in tune and gives clearer sound and sustain.

Sure Grip Knobs
The Sure Grip III knobs are designed for precise control with nonslip functionality, along with smooth and classic looks.

Ibanez is a Japanese guitar brand owned by Hoshino Gakki. Based in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan, Hoshino Gakki were one of the first Japanese musical instrument companies to gain a significant foothold in import guitar sales in the United States and Europe, as well as the first brand of guitars to mass-produce the seven-string guitar and eight-string guitar. Ibanez manufactures effects, accessories, amps, and instruments in Japan, China, Indonesia and in the USA (at a Los Angeles-based custom shop).