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Charvel Unveils the Prashant Aswani Signature Pro-Mod So-Cal Style 1 PA28

Charvel have announced the launch of the Prashant Aswani Signature Pro-Mod So-Cal Style 1 PA28, the first collaboration with guitarist, producer and songwriter Prashanti Aswani. This signature Pro-Mod So-Cal model is optimized for maximum playability and power, making it ideal for players of all backgrounds. This isn’t an instrument designed for one specific genre or skill set, it is a guitar built with players in mind. Aswani’s storied career has known no limits, and thanks to this new signature model, players everywhere can be just as boundless.

Key Specifications Include: 

  • 25.5” scale length
  • Alder body with scalloped lower back bout
  • Shredder’s cut heel
  • Bolt-on maple neck with graphite reinforcement and hand-rubbed satin urethane back finish
  • 12”-radius rosewood fingerboard with rolled edges, 22 jumbo frets and cream dot inlays
  • Luminlay side dots
  • Heel-mount truss rod adjustment wheel
  • 42 mm Graph Tech TUSQ® XL nut
  • Charvel®PA28 humbucking pickups with white covers
  • Five-way blade pickup switch and skirted Strat®-style volume and tone controls with Dunlop Super Pots
  • Wilkinson®WVS 130 CR 2-point locking tremolo bridge with pop-in arm
  • Charvel-branded sealed die-cast staggered
Artist Signature

Charvel honours the inimitable guitarist with the all-new Prashant Aswani Signature Pro-Mod So-Cal PA28, designed to deliver next-level performance and an incredibly versatile and ideal studio tonal range.

Prashant Aswani Signature Pro-Mod So-Cal Style 1 PA28 ($1,399.99 USD, £1,399.00 GBP,  €1,599.00 EUR, $2,399.00 AUD, ¥206,800 JPY) Renowned guitarist, producer and songwriter Prashant Aswani has long mesmerized audiences with his distinctive guitar voice, which combines a hard-hitting, aggressive playing style with unique phrasing, unbridled passion and spontaneity. Known as the “guru of groove,” Aswani has honed his technical chops while recording his own acclaimed albums and soundtracks – while also touring with recording with artists such as Greg Howe, Christina Milian, Justin Timberlake and Ronu Majumdar. Charvel honors the inimitable guitarist with the stunning all-new Prashant Aswani Signature Pro-Mod So-Cal PA28. Coined after his initials and shared birthday/wedding anniversary date, the PA28 is designed to deliver next-level performance and is incredibly versatile.


For over 40 years, Charvel has crafted high-performance tone machines for musicians worldwide who prize superior sound and exceptional design. Having forged its own distinctive identity, Charvel earned its sterling reputation for producing high-end hot-rodded features, making the traditional-style electric guitars a standout across the metal and fusion worlds. Today, Charvel is an owned brand under Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) and together,  their devotion to pitch, performance and innovation has met the needs of technically advanced guitarists everywhere. For more information, visit


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