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Gibson

1955 Gibson J-160E

December 20, 2011
The J-160E was introduced in 1954 and had the more conventional look of the popular J-45 and Southern Jumbo models.
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Gibson Launches Pro Audio Division

December 5, 2011
Gibson acquired the Stanton Group with includes Cerwin Vega!, KRK Systems, and Stanton DJ.
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Gibson Releases Les Paul Classic Plus

November 19, 2011
The guitar features classic Les Paul Standard appointments with high-output pickups and a choice of neck profiles.
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Gibson Announces Midtown Custom

November 18, 2011
Gibson USA''s Midtown Custom takes their ES properties a step further, maximizing each design goal, while adding a rich, deep resonance all its own.
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Gibson Updates Nighthawk Studio

November 18, 2011
The Nighthawk Studio from Gibson USA features a new pickup array and switching, new tonewoods and three new finish options
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Gibson Custom Expands Collectors Choice Series with "Goldie" 1959 'Burst

November 16, 2011
Each Collectors Choice guitar is a near-perfect recreation of a specific serial number from the guitars built in 1959.
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1967 Gibson Trini Lopez Deluxe and 1968 Gibson Barney Kessel Regular

November 15, 2011
The list of ’60s players with signature Gibson guitars includes Tal Farlow, Johnny Smith, Barney Kessel, the Everly Brothers, and Trini Lopez.
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Refretting a '72 Gibson Les Paul Deluxe

October 18, 2011
If you’ve been reading this column recently, you’ll recall we’re in the middle of restoring a ’72 Gibson Les Paul Deluxe.
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Let's Make a Deal!

October 18, 2011
Whether by phone or email, I’m most frequently contacted with this question: “I have three basses sitting in front of me, and I’m trying to decide which one I’m going to buy. What’s the best deal?”
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Gibson Les Paul Junior DC Bass Review

October 18, 2011
This Les Paul Junior bass draws influences from Gibson’s storied EB-0, but also benefits from the addition of some new refinements.
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