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Ernie Ball Music Man BFR Luke III HSS Steve Lukather Electric Guitar

The Music Man "Ball Family Reserve" (BFR) line of guitars represent some of the finest tone-woods and craftsmanship available on any production guitar. The Steve Lukather LIII BFR is the newest addition to this elite family.

The new Luke III Ball Family Reserve stole the show at 2015 NAMM with its eye-catching figured flame or quilt maple tops. The BFR Luke III is available in 2 gorgeous finishes; Hazel Burst, Blueberry Burst with your choice of Flame or Quilt tops.

The Best Tone-woods Available

The LIII BFR features the best hand-picked woods available. An Alder body with with gorgeous book-matched flamed, or quilt maple top, and a roasted maple neck give this guitar a luxurious look and feel. The guitar also sports a rosewood fingerboard and Mahogany tone block. Dual DiMarzio custom humbuckers come standard, a Humbucker / Single / Single configuration is also available. The 5-way pickup selector switch and Push/ Push gain boost make this an extremely versatile guitar.

Rock Solid Reliability

Intonation has always been an issue with floating tremolos. Ernie Ball Music Man has solved this problem with their vintage tremolo combined with Schaller locking tuners. This floating tremolo system virtually eliminates the intonation nightmares caused by the typical floating tremolos. Dive bomb and flutter to your hearts content without any concern of going out of tune.


  • Custom Ball Family Reserve Guitar!
  • Alder Body
  • Book-matched Flame or Quilt Top
  • Custom DiMarzio HH & HSS Pickups
  • Roasted Maple Neck

Technical Specs

  • Body: Alder With Mahogany Tone Block
  • Top: Bookmatched Maple
  • Bridge: Chrome Plated Music Man Floating Vintage Tremolo
  • Neck Roasted Maple
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Neck Finish: Gunstock oil and hand-rubbed special wax blend
  • Inlays: Mother Of Pearl Dots
  • Scale Length: 25.5"
  • Tuners: Schaller M6-IND Locking Machines
  • Pickup Selector: 5-Way Blade
  • Pickups: Custom Dimarzio Dual Humbuckers or Humbucker / Single / Single
  • Electronics: Custom Music Man® active preamp; push/push volume for gain boost, 500kohm passive tone - .022µF tone capacitor

Yandas Music is an official Ernie Ball Music Man© dealer


What is free swift ship?

Free swift ship is a new shipping program released by Yandas Music in order to offer the FASTEST  free shipping options on the web to our valued customers(you!). Our centrally located shipping warehouse in Nebraska guarantees the best delivery times possible to everyone in the lower 48 states.

How do I get free swift shipping?

This one is easy! If all the items in your cart qualified, then simply select the 'Free Swift Ship' option during checkout. Please note that free swift ship is only available to the U.S. lower 48 states.

 How fast is Free Swift Shipping?

REALLY FREAKING FAST!  Depending on your location, it can take 1-4 days. During checkout simply enter your shipping address, and you will be shown the exact time frame you should expect your package. Below is a graphical image showing the swift ship time frames for your reference.

Shipping Guidelines

Shipping guidelines are as follows:
  • Free shipping is only available via UPS standard ground.
  • Free shipping only applies to shipments delivered to the US lower 48 states. If you live outside this area, you will be charged a minimal shipping charge on your order.
  • Free shipping is limited to 45 lb. per box. Very large and over-sized packages, such as PA equipment and guitar cabinets, may require additional shipping charges.
  • Items purchased with a PO (Purchase Order) do not qualify for free shipping.
  • Lighter weight items, such as guitar strings, may be shipped via USPS and may not contain a tracking number.

Special Order / Out of Stock / Backorders

We work hard with our third party providers to offer a full selection of products available for purchase online. As such, not every product listed will be in stock at our warehouse. If your order must be shipped from a secondary warehouse, we will notify you immediately. Most orders not in stock are still received by the customer within 6-10 days (depending on your location).

If an item is out of stock, or a lead time is posted on the product's description, you may still purchase the item at your convenience. As soon as the item becomes available we will notify you that your order has shipped. In the event that an item is back ordered, we will notify you of the delay. You may choose to wait for the item to become available or simply cancel your order. If an order is cancelled, we will promptly refund your payment.

International Shipping

Can't find it in your country? No problem. Yandas Music is happy to ship many of our products to people across the globe including our friends in Canada, Europe, UK, Japan, and many more. Some large items may not qualify for international shipping, depending on where you live. Please ask for shipping cost / availability to your country prior to making any purchases. To contact us, please visit our customer support page here.

International Shipping Guidelines:
  • All international orders must first be approved by Yandas before any item will be shipped. International shoppers are strongly encouraged to contact us at our customer support page before placing their order online.
  • All international buyers assume full responsibility of shipping charges including VAT Charges and Import taxes.
  • Credit Cards are not accepted on international orders.
  • Some electronic items are built to American specs, and may require modifications to work properly in other countries. It is the customers responsibility to determine if the item he/she wishes to purchase will work in their country, and to make purchases accordingly.
  • Large items such as amplifiers and speakers are not eligible for international shipping.
  • If an international order needs to be returned for any reason, the buyer is responsible for all return shipping costs.
  • We can not ship the following brands outside the USA: Fender, Squier, Taylor, Ibanez, ESP, LTD, Elixir.

30 Days. Love it or return it. Guaranteed!

  • Decided you want a different finish? No problem.
  • Color doesn't match your sweet new setup perfectly? No problem.
  • Size just isn't quite right? No problem.
  • The sunlight doesn't reflect just right of it? No problem.

At YandasMusic.com your complete satisfaction is our number one goal! That is why we are pleased to include a 30 day return guarantee with every order. If you are unhappy with a product for any reason, visit our support page here, and let us know! We're here to help in any way that we can. Our return policy was created to help keep our prices low, and to ensure that a customer is never stuck with a item they do not want.

Of course, there are a few exceptions to the rule, such as drum sticks, saxophone reeds, etc.

Get all the details on our 30 day return policy here.

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