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EMG Pickups

Rock & Roll since 1976

EMG is a high end electric guitar and bass pickup company. All producs are made in the USA in California.


EMG was founded by Rob Turner and was the first company to introduce active pickups, which are now popular among heavy metal and rock artists.

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EMG Products at Macdaddy Music

EMG is known for their 81 and 85 humbuckers. These blazed the trail for active pickup sounds in metal music. Macdaddy Music is proud to carry the following EMG products for electric guitar and bass guitar: