• 2012 Gibson Custom Shop'61 Les Paul (SG) VOS "Cherry"
    A fantastic playing '61 SG reissue from the Custom Shop, this 2012 model was purchased by a Gibson employee and kept in fantastic shape. With a fast '61 spec neck profile, lightweight mahogany body, and Gibson's VOS finish, this is a great recreation of the original! The Maestro "Vibrola" tailpiece and nickel hardware, as well as the vibrant "cherry" finish make this a great looking guitar that includes the original Custom Shop hardshell case, certificate of authenticity, and all the case candy. EXC w/OHSC HOLD
  • 2011 Gibson Firebird III "Sunburst"
    A fantastic recreation of a mid-60's Non Reverse Firebird! This 3 pickup example from 2011 features a trio of screaming "Soap Bar" p90 pickups, stop tailpiece with ABR-1 bridge for better intonation, and a great playing 60's neck profile. The mahogany non-reverse shape body is lightweight and resonant and comfortable to play both seated and standing. This guitar has been kept in fantastic condition and includes the original Gibson hardshell case. EXC w/OHSC $2,500
  • 1959 Gibson Les Paul Standard "Sunburst"
    This is a stunning example of one of the most coveted electric guitars in history; the 1959 Gibson Les Paul "Burst"! With an intricately figured flame-maple top, original "PAF" humbucking pickups, and the distinctive '59 neck carve, this guitar embodies all the features that have made these the "holy grail" to both players and collectors. This instrument has been well documented, including a write-up in the popular Burst Believer's Volume 4 by Vic DaPra, and has been given the affectionate nickname "Bubbles". Original "bursts" continue to go up in value and examples with tops like this are becoming extremely hard to find. EXC w/OHSC $450,000. 
  • 1960 Gibson Les Paul "Sunburst"
    A true "holy grail" instrument, we are prod to offer for sale this incredible 1960 Gibson Les Paul Standard "Burst"! The Sunburst Les Paul Standard from this time period has attained near mythic status, desired by player's and collectors alike for its unparalleled tone and sustain; a key ingredient behind some of the best recorded guitar sounds in history. We're lucky enough to see many of these historic instruments at Rumble Seat Music, and this is truly one of the best sounding examples we've played! With a pair of original Patent Applied For humbucking pickups, this guitar has the magic sound that have made these instruments the most coveted electric guitars in the world, while the fast 1960 neck profile make this one truly difficult to put down. This guitar also features a beautifully figured flame maple top, with plenty of vibrant color left in the finish. This guitar was used on the classic psychedelic era recording I Had Too Much To Dream (Last Night) by the Electric Prunes, making this not just an incredible guitar but a true piece of rock n roll history. Iconic Les Pauls like this don't come up for sale often, making this and extraordinary opportunity to own a legendary "Burst"! EXC w/OHSC $230,000.   
  • 1967 Gibson ES-330 "Sunburst"
    A fantastic playing example of a late 60's ES-330, this 1967 features a beautiful Sunburst finish with chrome hardware, nylon saddles and "Witch Hat" style knobs. The fully hollow construction along with a pair of phenomenal "Dog Ear" p90 pickups make these guitars ideal for everything from Slim Harpo style blues playing to mid-60's British Invasion inspired tones and much more! The neck has plenty of depth making this a great playing guitar. This instrument includes the original hardshell Gibson case. EXC w/OHSC $4,500. 
  • Gibson Custom Marshall 50th Anniversary Les Paul "Goldtop"
    Part of a very limited run of 50 guitars, this Les Paul was built as a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the legendary Marshall amplification company. Hand aged by Tom Murphy, these guitars feature the same specs as the 1957 reissue R7 models with a special "Marshall" logo 12th fret inlay. This instrument is number 50 0f 50, making it the last one of the series. This guitar was sold to a Gibson employee and has not been available to the public before. It includes the original hardshell case and case candy. A truly limited guitar that is no longer available making these not just fantastic instruments but a piece of Les Paul and Marshall history! EXC w/OHSC $12,500. 
  • 1967 Gibson EB-2D Bass "Sunburst"
    Known for their great playing necks and tonal versatility, the EB-2 was the of choice for countless bass players in the 60s, and seemed to find favor with English rock bands like the Yardbirds! This "D" model features two pickups, as well as the "baritone" switch for an even heavier bottom "Growl" ensuring this instrument covers a lot of ground. This instrument also includes the original chrome bridge cover and Gibson hardshell case. These are becoming harder to find in original condition with no breaks, making this an excellent option for anyone looking for the distinct tone of a Gibson bass! EXC w/OHSC $3,200.
  • 1969 Gibson Les Paul "See-thru Black"
    An incredible guitar, this early 1969 Les Paul Standard is an example of one of the last Les Pauls with the pre-Norlin construction methods. It features a single piece mahogany body with a maple cap, single piece mahogany neck with a fantastic "D" profile similar to a '59 shape, and a pair of stellar sounding "Soap Bar" P90 pickups. This guitar was refinished many years ago in a transparent Black finish giving it a unique look. The guitar has a brass nut and the tuners have been replaced, but the originals are included, and this guitar is free from breaks or repairs! These are some of the best Les Pauls available for the money and are becoming much harder to find. EXC w/OHSC $8,750.  
  • 1960 Gibson ES-345 "Cherry" Double Pickguard
    Purchased from the family of the original owner, this one-of-a-kind 1960 ES-345 was custom ordered with two pickguards! Left handed "long" style guards are incredibly rare, making this unique instrument even more rare. Just as we were putting this guitar up for sale, we sold it to our friend Joe Bonamassa who put it to use at home and on the road, but we're proud to make it available again! This guitar also features a pair of phenomenal sounding PAF humbucking pickups and the original brown Lifton case, as well as photos of the original owner and his family. ES-345s from this era are some of the beset sounding electric guitars available, and this is a unique opportunity to own a historical Gibson instrument truly unlike any other. EXC w/OHSC $27,500
  • 2018 Gibson Custom Shop SG w/ Raised Contours "Two-tone...
    One of the great things about the Gibson Custom Shop is their ability to offer extremely limited or one-of-a-kind guitars built by their expert craftsman. This 2018 SG is one such example, and is a rare opportunity to own a guitar that was not previously made available to the public. As a collaboration with Billy F. Gibbons of ZZ Top and Neiman Marcus stores, Gibson built a limited number of unique SG style guitars with Flying V headstocks, '61 style "Side-pull" tremolo arms, two-tone finishes, and most striking, a raised center contour and Texas shaped control cavity. These guitars sold out quickly but 5 extras were built at the custom shop without the Gibbons moniker. Each of these featured a different center color making each one truly unique. These guitars were sold to employees and were not offered to the public. This example is in "like-new" condition and includes the original Gibson hardshell case, as well as the COA. Whether you are a fan of the Rev. Willie G or simply looking for a guitar guaranteed to stand out in any collection, this extremely rare offering from the Gibson Custom Shop is unlike anything else available. EXC w/OHSC $12,500. 
  • 2017 Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul True Historic...
    This is a truly unique opportunity to own a rare Gibson Custom Shop Prototype! This instrument was made as a prototype for a series that was never released; a True Historic model with the Billy Gibbons top carve. It features a beautifully figured top with the perfect '59 neck profile and a pair of Gibson "Custom Bucker" humbucking pickups that make it a stellar playing and sounding instrument, as well. This guitar was part of an employee sale and not previously available to the public, and includes the original Gibson hardshell case and case candy. Very rarely does a prototype instrument from the Custom Shop appear for sale, making this the perfect addition to any serious collection. EXC w/OHSC $14,500. 
  • 2019 Gibson Custom Shop SG Custom Aged "White"
    This 2019 Gibson SG Custom is a perfect example of some of the exceptional guitars being built by the Custom Shop here in Nashville. A like-new example, this guitar was aged by the craftsman at Gibson giving it the look and feel of the vintage examples on which it is based. The early 60's SG Customs are some of the most elegant solidvbody electrics, with the ebony fingerboard, split diamond inlayed bound headstock, gold hardware, White finish, and trio of humbucking pickups, and found favor with players like Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Humble Pie-era Peter Frampton, and even Jimi Hendrix! The reissues offered by the Gibson Custom shop feature the same top-of-the-line appointments, as well as a trio of Gibson Custom Bucker pickups, making these some of the best sounding new guitars available. This guitar includes the original case candy and Custom Shop hardshell case. EXC w/OHSC $7,250. 
  • 2007 Gibson Custom Shop Les Paul R7 "Goldtop"
    One of the best playing Custom Shop Les Paul's we've had! This 2007 R7 model features the perfect '57 neck shape that has been professionally re-fretted, lightweight mahogany body with an accurately carved maple top, and a dark rosewood fingerboard. The subtle aging done at the Custom Shop make this guitar really is as close as it gets to the real thing. This guitar includes the original COA from Gibson, as well as an aftermarket hardshell case. The Custom Shop in Nashville has been building some of the best Les Pauls in years and this 2007 R7 truly stands out. EXC w/HSC $4,995
  • 2020 Gibson Les Paul R0 60th Anniversary "Sunburst"
        This limited-edition 60th Anniversary model celebrates the iconic 1960 Les Paul Standard, which has shaped music across genres for six decades. The artisans at Gibson Custom Shop have proudly recreated the experience of owning a priceless original thanks to painstaking attention to detail and tireless study of vintage examples, closely following the three distinct versions seen within 1960. Those made in the first third of the year (V1) had the same specs as 1959 models, while the middle third (V2) had thinner neck profiles, different knobs and brighter colors. The final third (V3) featured even thinner neck profiles. Each version is available within this historic limited run of instruments, inspiring players in different ways. Included is a 60th Anniversary switch plate, a commemorative Certificate of Authenticity booklet and a vintage replica hardshell case. EXC w/OHSC $6,000.  
  • 1973 Gibson SG Standard "Cherry"
    A great playing and clean example of an early 70's SG Standard, this 1973 model features an original Bigsby Tailpiece, dark "Cherry" finish, and a great playing mahogany neck. Lightweight and resonant, this guitar is a perfect example of a vintage SG at a player-friendly price. EXC w/OHSC $2,800. 
  • 2018 Gibson Memphis Custom Shop '59 ES-335 "Sunburst"
    The Memphis Custom Shop was renowned for their stellar recreations of Gibson's classic ES models, and this one-of-a-kind 2018 "Dot Neck" is certainly one of the better examples we've seen! Equipped from the factory with a B7 Bigsby Tailpiece, this guitar also features the perfect '59 neck profile, "pearl dot" inlays, phenomenal sounding Humbucking pickups, and a brown, Lifton-style hardshell case. This guitar is like-new and has not been sold to the public in the past. A fantastic guitar for anyone looking for a Bigsby ES-335 and a rare opportunity to own a one-off from the now closed Memphis Custom Shop. EXC w/OHSC $6,000. 
  • 1976 Gibson Johnny Smith "Blonde"
    A beautiful archtop electric, this single pickup Johnny Smith model from 1976 features a beautiful blonde finish over a maple back and sides with spruce top, an original warm and articulate humbucking pickup, ebony fingerboard, bound headstock, and the original gold "Johnny Smith" tail piece.  One of the cleanest examples of this model we've seen, this guitar includes an original hardshell case. EXC $8,750. 
  • 2004 Gibson Custom Shop '57 Les Paul Custom "TV...
    Part of a very limited run of guitars from Gibson's Custom Shop, this 2004 Les Paul Custom model features one of the coolest Gibson finishes, TV Yellow! Though never offered as a finish in 1957 the TV paint job perfectly compliments the mahogany body and top, while the typical Les Paul Custom features like ebony Fingerboard and block inlays and Split Diamond headstock design make this a truly beautiful guitar. With a large profile '50's neck, two humbucking pickups, stop tail and ABR-1 bridge, this guitar plays and sounds as great as it looks. If you're looking for a Custom Shop Les Paul Custom that stands out from the rest, this guitar is a total winner! EXC w/OHSC $3,800. 
  • 2010 Gibson Custom Shop '61 SG VOS "Cherry"
    Gibson Custom Shop SGs are some of the best guitars the company makes today, and this 2010 VOS model is a perfect example. Lightweight with a beautiful wood grain and "Cherry" finish, this guitar is as close to the vintage models as it gets. A great playing '61 neck profile make this a very easy guitar to play, and with all the original hang tags, COA, and original case, this guitar is in fantastic shape! EXC w/OHSC $3,200.
  • 1975 Gibson Les Paul Deluxe "White"
    With only about 7 examples known to exist, this is definitely the rarest Les Paul Deluxe we've seen! The original custom color "White" finish certainly helps to make this guitar stand out, while the pair of mini-humbucking pickups offer the same great tone that made these the go-to instrument for players like Pete Townshend and Scott Gorham. With a comfortable "C" neck profile and a professionally refretted fingerboard, this guitar is a perfect player. Whether you're a collector looking for a rare Les Paul Deluxe or a player who wants a guitar that stands out, this rare 1975 model is a total winner! EXC w/OHSC $8,500.