Gibson: Launches New Product, Showcases Marquee Artists and New Talent Worldwide at NAMM 2019

Gibson: Launches New Product, Showcases Marquee Artists and New Talent Worldwide at NAMM 2019

02.01.2019
Writing a new chapter to the guitar of choice for artists in rock, pop, country, blues, folk, jazz, and beyond, GIBSON ignited its next era at NAMM in Anaheim, CA. The pre-eminent American-made instrument brand revitalized, re-envisioned, and recharged its core mission, paying homage to its storied history as it embraced the next vanguard of musicians independent of generation, gender and genre. NAMM represented a series of achievements for GIBSON including a NAMM Milestone Award for 125 years in business and the new Les Paul Standard 50s guitar went on to win "Best Electric Guitar of NAMM" from the editors of Guitar, Total Guitar and Music Radar magazines. Continue Reading...
Gibson Reveals Exciting New Product Line-Up & Artist Collaborations Ahead of Winter NAMM

Gibson Reveals Exciting New Product Line-Up & Artist Collaborations Ahead of Winter NAMM

01.18.2019
After more than a century, GIBSON artists, players and fans will experience the all American-made instrument brand rejuvenated. The guitar of choice for artists in rock, pop, country, blues, folk, jazz and beyond, the new GIBSON era celebrates iconic models while looking to the future with instruments that will nurture new players across generations, genders and genres of music. GIBSON will showcase the new line-up and artist collaborations next week at NAMM in Anaheim, CA, January 23-27. Continue Reading...
Gibson Announces Limited-Edition Chris Cornell Tribute Guitar

Gibson: Announces Limited-Edition Chris Cornell Tribute Guitar

01.15.2019
Gibson announced today, Tuesday, January 15, the release of a limited-edition Chris Cornell Tribute ES-335 guitar. The guitar will officially be unveiled at "I Am The Highway: A Tribute To Chris Cornell" the star-studded concert event honoring Chris Cornell's legacy and contribution to music history on Wednesday, January 16 at The Forum in Los Angeles. Continue Reading...
Gibson Ushers in a New Era, Unveils Gibson Experience For Winter Namm 2019

Gibson: Iconic, American-Made Guitar Brand Ushers in New Era, Unveils Gibson Experience for Winter NAMM 2019 JAN. 23-27

01.14.2019
Historical accuracy. Contemporary solutions. Limited runs and customized creations. New levels of artist and fan engagement. New energy, products and focus. Welcome to Gibson in 2019. Since 1894, the GIBSON story has been central to the development of sound and the guitar itself. In 2019, after more than a century, GIBSON artists, players and fans will experience the all American-made instrument brand rejuvenated. GIBSON announced today, January 14 it will unveil a new era in product evolution and brand building with multiple experiences at NAMM 2019 next week in Anaheim, CA. Continue Reading...
Gibson Names B.B. King a 'Gibson Legacy Artist' and Launches New, Alpine White B.B. King Lucille ES

Gibson Names B.B. King a "Gibson Legacy Artist" and Launches New, Alpine White B.B. King Lucille ES

11.30.2018
Gibson Brands, the world's most iconic guitar brand, is proud to announce B.B. King as a "Gibson Legacy Artist" and has launched a new, Alpine White Limited Edition “Lucille” ES. Throughout his 65 years of playing Gibson guitars, B.B. King embodied Gibson's values of quality, prestige and innovation and brought the indelible sound and style of Gibson guitars to new heights of popularity and recognition worldwide. Continue Reading...
Gibson Brands Appoints James Curleigh as President & CEO and Names New Senior Leadership Team

Gibson Brands Appoints James Curleigh as President & CEO and Names New Senior Leadership Team

10.23.2018
Gibson Brands, Inc., the world's most iconic guitar brand, today announced the appointment of James “JC” Curleigh as president and chief executive officer. Curleigh joins Gibson from Levi Strauss & Co., where he served as president of the Levi's brand, and was a member of its worldwide leadership team. Gibson also announced the appointments of Cesar Gueikian as CMO (chief merchant officer); Kim Mattoon as CFO (chief financial officer); and Christian Schmitz as CPO (chief production officer). The appointments of Curleigh and the new Gibson senior team are effective November 1, 2018. Continue Reading...