ESP Guitars

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ESP Guitars is a Japanese guitar manufacturer primarily focused on the production of electric guitars and basses. They are based in both Japan and USA, with two distinct product lines for each respective market. ESP Company manufactures instruments under several names, including “ESP Standard”, “ESP Custom Shop”, “LTD Guitars and Basses”, “Navigator”, “Edwards Guitar and Basses” and “Grassroots”.