I think it has either alnico magnets or pole pieces though. The set is more bright and clear vs an 81/60. So you can really hear individual notes well with clean picking parts and solos with gain.
But they of course have......MORE »
The 81 blows. I think the 57/66 set may be the best humbuckers EMG makes now. Same great EMG sound with the gain cranked, but they do vintage and clean sounds a bit better.
I'm kinda leaning 57/66 because I don't......MORE »