Evolved from Vintage Origins. The EVO is a perfect blend of vintage design, old world craftsmanship and decades of guitar building technology. The Dean EVO is truly the “Evolution of Guitar Design” at its finest. The EVO achieves incredible sustain and astonishing tones. The EVO also features a neck joined at the body with our exclusive angular neck joint. Our neck joint was specially designed to attain the optimum in playability and ultimate resonance. EVO 2000 model features Alder body with a Carved flame top and a Tune-O-Matic bridge.