With Music Man fans demanding an affordable version of the Luke, but with great specs, Sterling by Music Man decided to step in and build a sensibly-priced Luke guitar, to the same high specifications that Music Man fans have come to expect. The result is a Luke that is up their challenging the best. It receives a ringing endorsement from Steve Lukather himself, and delivers on tone, action and looks at a price you wouldn't expect for an instrument of this quality.
Here's what Sterling say about the Luke LK100D Guitar
By popular demand worldwide, Sterling By Music Man is honored to introduce the first of our Steve Lukather Signature Series guitars: The LK100D. The LK100D is based on the Music Man LIII, and is true to every detail of its Music Man counterpart.
Floating Vintage Tremolo - PULL UP TO A FULL 11/2 STEPS
- Set to Steve Lukather's personal playing preference and specifications, the LK100D "Vintage Tremolo" bridge allows for a full 1 1/2 step up pulls, 'Flutter" effect, or a full dive. Coupled with locking tuning machines, tuning remains accurate and stable
Featuring Genuine Transition Pickups by DiMarzio
- At the very heart and soul of this amazing instrument are the Made In U.S.A DiMarzio Luke Signature "Transition" DP254 and DP255 humbucker pickups!
- Transition Neck & Bridge Model pickups were designed for Steve Lukather and Luke's new LIII Music Man guitar.
Custom SBMM Designed Active Preamp
- Push/push volume for gain boost, 500kohm passive tone - .022µF tone capacitor.
- Quick release, rear-mounted battery door for easy access.
Steve Lukather & the LK100D
The latest addition to the Sterling By Music Man Artist' Signature Series is in that echelon of iconic players who are known simply by one name…Luke is no exception. By popular demand worldwide, Sterling By Music Man is honored to introduce the first of our Steve Lukather Signature Series guitars: The LK100D
LK100D is based on the Music Man LIII, and is true to every detail of its Music Man counterpart. From its' "push-push" active boost on the Volume control, passive tone control, 5-way balanced switching, classic "V" contoured neck with 12" radius, and it's Sterling By Music Man Vintage Tremolo set to Luke's personal specifications for full step and a half bends, LK100D is a "players player" guitar!