Gibson guitars are well known for giving the guitar world some of the most distinctive electric guitars on the market. Providing some of the finest quality instruments in the world, Gibson has become the first choice for many iconic musicians. Gibson has some of the most distinctive designed guitars on the market, most notably the Les Paul and SG, as well as the Flying V and Explorer models.
Gibson are a long-standing giant of the guitar industry, with their electric and acoustic instruments being loved by countless iconic rock stars and legends.
Gibson has a rich history, and since the company’s early inception in 1902 they have produced a wide range of guitar designs that have gone on to become classics. Gibson have acquired a number of companies over the years. The most notable of these is Epiphone, who produce affordable versions of Gibson guitars. They are the only company who can manufacture officially-licensed Gibson designs, making them very popular.
Les Paul Guitars
The Gibson Les Paul is one of the two most iconic guitar designs in the world. Renowned for its single-cutaway body shape, the Les Paul has been the benchmark for many modern guitar designs and continues to set the trend in the 21st Century.
The mellow, deep tone that runs through the Les Paul has won the guitar millions of fans.
The Gibson Les Paul Standard is the flagship model, available in two different iterations. The Standard stays close to the iconic design, whilst the HP (High Performance) line is tailored towards modern players, with wild finishes, high-output Burstbucker Pro+ pickups and “slim taper” neck profiles.