When you said dollars I assumed you were in the US.
It always helps to tell us your location and currency.
We should have asked also.
Forget Agile then.
the shipping makes it uneconomical.
For a Gary Moore overdriven blues sound, with decent sustain ...
lots of options .... but Jackson isn't the obvious one.
And really, you won't get that without being in a large space and having loud, overdriven amps.
And standing in the sweet spot:http://www.musicradar.com/guitartechniques/how-to-get-sustain-like-gary-moores-parisienne-walkways-537358
Do you need it to be new?
Or can you consider 2nd hand?
Les Paul style ... Tokai, Burny, Epiphone Standard or Pro, Vintage V100, Gibson Studio (maybe, if you're lucky, 2nd hand)