Charvel Guitars & The Arts Music Store

A relatively new brand to The Arts Music Store lineup, we are proud to offer our customers another member of the Fender family. Charvel offers a wide range of guitars such as the Pro-Mod series, USA Select series, and Artist Signature series. Charvel guitars are the very embodiment of high-performance tone machines, and discerning players who prize superior sound and feel have turned to the company’s finely crafted guitars as their weapons of choice for more than 30 years. From metal masters including Warren DeMartini and Jake E Lee to instrumental fusion legends such as Allan Holdsworth and Shawn Lane to modern-day virtuosos like Guthrie Govan, musicians worldwide have long relied on Charvel for exceptional guitar design.

Find the Charvel guitar that’s right for you

Find the Charvel that suits your unique player profile.


Charvel Pro Mod San Dimas Style 3 Electric Guitar HSS HT Ebony Satin Black Sassafras


Charvel Pro-Mod San Dimas Style 1 Electric Guitar HH FR E Ash Ebony Fingerboard in Old Yella


Charvel Pro-Mod DK22 Electric Guitar SSS 2PT CM Caramelized Maple in Gloss Black

Charvel Guitars

Founded in 1974 by Wayne Charvel in Azusa, California, Charvel guitars have been synonymous with rock and heavy metal for years. Beginning as a repair shop, Charvel garnered praise for its custom finishes, repair jobs, and custom part manufacturing before finally beginning the production of complete, handmade, high quality guitars. In 1989, Charvel was sold to Japanese manufacturer IMC which saw a transition to mass produced factory manufacturing. Charvel has been operated under the Fender name since 2002 and has since returned to the high-quality, American made brand that it once was

Some artists known for playing Charvel Guitars are Eddie Van Halen (Van Halen), Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi), Warren DeMartini (Ratt), Randy Rhoads, Jake E. Lee (Ozzy Osbourne), Vinnie Vincent (Kiss), Eddie Ojeda (Twisted Sister), George Lynch (Dokken), Criss Oliva (Savatage), Allan Holdsworth and Shawn Lane