When Steve Vai teamed up with Ibanez in 1987, little did he realize what a lasting affect his signature model guitar would have. Today, the JEM is an iconic instrument straight away identified with the legendary guitarist. Famous for its distinctive look and innovative design, time has seen this popular, upscale guitar turn out to be the most counterfeited model on this planet.As a way to make the JEM to be had to a broader fan base, Ibanez has released the JEMJR, providing more affordable get admission to to the magic that may be the JEM. Featuring a mahogany body attached to a Wizard III neck, the JEMJR offers most of the JEMs distinguishing characteristics; the H/S/H pickup configuration, the Tree of Life inlay, a double locking tremolo system, and, of course, the famous Monkey grip and Lion’s Claw tremolo cavity. Case sold one at a time.