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Ernie Ball Music Man BFR Steve Lukather Luke III "Woody" Guitar, Maple Burl Top

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Manufacturer's Description

The 2022 Steve Lukather L-III "Woody" spring edition BFR is loaded with a host of unique features and options, resulting in a highly collectible work of art that is sure to be the gem of any guitar collection. The Luke 3's highlights start with a richly figured walnut burst maple burl top outlined with a thin ebony veneer and loaded into a warm and smooth-sounding Okoume body. The Okoume body's backside is adorned with a distinctive and beautiful gold bronze-burst hi-gloss finish. This BFR is outfitted with a unique combination of rosewood neck with ebony fretboard and accented with white dot inlays and 22 nickel frets. The guitar comes with a black plated vintage-style tremolo bridge, rosewood headstock with laser-etched L-III logo, and Schaller locking tuners. The proprietary Ernie Ball Music Man dual humbucking pickups are custom wound to Lukather's specifications and accented with gold pole pieces. The overall aesthetics package is highlighted by all-black hardware and Steve Lukather's autographed tremolo cavity cover, limited to 80 pieces worldwide.


  • Build Code: 982-MPB-RZ-00-CS-BG
  • Description: Luke III Maple Top ""Woody""
  • Size: 12-3/16"" wide, 1-3/4"" thick, 36-15/16"" long (31.0 cm wide, 4.5 cm thick, 92.6 cm long)
  • Scale Length: 25-1/2"" (64.8 cm)
  • Neck Attachment: 5 bolt, sculpted neck joint
  • Strings: 9p-11p-16p-24w-32w-42w (RPS 9 Slinkys #2239)
  • Body Wood: Okoume
  • Body Color: Woody
  • Top Wood: Maple Burl
  • Body Finish: High gloss polyester
  • Neck Wood: Completely Rosewood Neck
  • Neck Color: Natural
  • Neck Binding: N/A
  • Neck Finish: Gunstock oil and hand-rubbed special wax blend
  • Fingerboard Wood: Ebony
  • Neck Buffed: No
  • Headstock Buffed: Yes
  • Headstock Color: Natural
  • Frets: 22 - Low profile, wide
  • Fret Material: Nickel Silver
  • Fret Markers: 1/8"" Dot Inlay
  • Nut Width: 1-5/8"" (41.3 mm)
  • Neck Width at last Fret: 2-3/16"" (55.6 mm)
  • Neck Radius: 12"" (30.5 cm)
  • Tuning Machine type: Schaller M6-IND locking
  • Tuning Machine Buttons: Black
  • Bridge type: Music Man® floating vintage tremolo of chrome plated, hardened steel with bent steel saddles
  • Pickguard: N/A
  • Pickup Color: Black
  • Hardware Finish: Black with Gold Accents
  • Controls: Custom Music Man® active preamp; push/push volume for gain boost, 500kohm passive tone - .022µF tone capacitor
  • Switching: 5-way lever pickup selector
  • Pickups: HH - 2 Music Man® custom wound humbucking, Bridge- Alnico Magnet; Neck - Ceramic Magnet
  • Case: Hardshell
  • Instrument Weight: 7.6 lbs
  • Serial #: G98817

Overall Condition

Music Store Live is proud to be an authorized dealer for Music Man. This BFR Steve Lukather Luke III is 100% brand new and is being sold with a full manufacturer's warranty. Photos are of the exact guitar you'll receive.

Our in-house guitar tech will inspect, test, set up, and clean all of our instruments on site prior to shipping. All of our instruments are guaranteed to be fully functional upon arrival.