02 Dec · It looks like Satellite Amplifiers has had to relinquish its federal trademark over the Coronet electric guitar, following a legal battle with Gibson.
Gibson - News and Rumours
You want all the latest news, rumours and everything else there’s to know about Gibson? We're happy to oblige: On this page you’ll find everything at a glance – and it’s always up to date!
01 Dec · The wait is finally over. Gibson officially announces its Slash "Victoria" Les Paul Standard Goldtop. We all knew it existed, and now it is here at last.
25 Nov · The new Gibson Demo Shop is now open for business, but it is already causing quite a stir on guitar forums worldwide.
23 Nov · The Thomann Cyber Week Deals are on till 30 November, with lots of tasty deals on guitar gear by Fender, Gibson, PRS, EHX, tc electronic and more!
18 Nov · The famous 13 stolen Adam Jones signature Les Paul Customs are to be re-made for their customers - with a little extra something special added...
18 Nov · Epiphone's Inspired By Gibson brings three iconic acoustic guitars, the Hummingbird, J-45 and J-200, to the masses at a much more affordable price.
17 Nov · Gibson is celebrating Hendrix's 78th birthday by recreating his '67 SG Custom and '69 Flying V, finished in the Murphy Lab and in very limited numbers.
30 Oct · Compiled using cold, hard objective data as well as gut instinct and raw emotion, this list of the Top 10 Signature Guitars is guaranteed to appal some and appeal to others...
28 Oct · One of the most highly anticipated Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul Custom models of the year, the Adam Jones Signature Silverburst already looks to have sold out before its official release.
21 Sep · Kirk Hammett of Metallica has just posted a photo on his Instagram of Peter Green's 1959 Les Paul Standard - cloned by Gibson! Does this mean we will see a limited run of this guitar soon?
13 Sep · As lockdown hit, the future of the guitar industry looked bleak. But now it appears that manufacturers are struggling to meet demand. Has Covid turned around the fate of the electric guitar?
29 Aug · Do you think established brands still hold the monopoly on the industry that they used to? Or have modern production methods and techology made brand-consciousness redundant?
21 Aug · Looking for a high-quality single cut guitar but not happy with Gibson's offerings? Here are five Les Paul alternatives that ooze quality and vibe - be warned, they come with a premium price tag!
04 Aug · Gibson's new Lukas Nelson ’56 Les Paul Junior model has classic looks and vibe, and comes with a few modern updates added to the formula to make it even sweeter.
14 Jul · Gibson is looking for shipping ledgers that documented its solid-body instruments between the years 1959 and 1960, and is offering a $59,000 cash reward to anyone who returns them. No questions asked.
14 Jul · Another day, another Gibson legal case. This time the guitar giant is going after Collings Guitars. Gibson is contesting the headstock shape and believes it is too similar to its own designs.