Gibson 2019

The new Gibson 2019 "Back to Basics" model year lineup has just been announced, and The Music Zoo is locked and loaded with inventory! This streamlined model year family represents a return to traditional and simple guitar and bass builds that guitar players have been clamoring for. You'll find new "Studio" runs of many of your favorite electrics and acoustics, as well as certain price points that are lower than last year! But don't fret, there are several high end and unique limited edition models to be found as well.

Keep reading below for an in-depth look at the 2019 lineup. You can head to our website to view our entire Gibson 2019 inventory by clicking the button below!

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Les Paul Juniors

Who doesn't love a Les Paul Junior? How 'bout a new one for $799? 2019 brings us double-cut versions of these classic slab body guitars, P-90 loaded, and available in Worn Cherry, Worn Blue, Worn Ebony, and Worn Brown.

Gibson Les Paul Junior Tribute DC Cherry

Les Paul Junior Tribute DC Worn Cherry

Gibson Les Paul Junior Tribute DC Blue Stain

Les Paul Junior Tribute DC Blue Stain

Gibson Les Paul Junior Tribute DC Worn Brown

Les Paul Junior Tribute DC Worn Brown




New ES Models

The popular and classy ES-275 jazzbox is now offered in a thinline version, as the ES-275T. It also boasts a new Cherry Cola finish.

You'll also find a new Blueberry Burst finish available on the ES-335 Figured, Graphite Metallic finish on the ES-335 Dot, and a limited edition ES-355 available in Natural or Graphite Metallic.

Plus, you'll now be able to grab an ES model for only $1399 - the new ES-235, based on a '50s ES-125 with some modern flare.

For the P-90 lovers out there, Gibson is also introducing an ES-335 with P-90 pickups!

 Gibson ES-275 Thinline Cherry Cola

ES-275 Thinline

Gibson ES-335 Figured Blueberry Burst

ES-335 Figured Blueberry

Gibson ES-355 Figured Natural

ES-355 Natural

Gibson ES-235 Ebony

ES-235 Ebony





 New Low-Cost Tribute Models

True to the back to basics attitude, Gibson has also expanded their ~$1000 range of guitars. You'll not only be able to grab Les Paul and SG Tribute models, but now Flying V, Explorer, and Firebird Tribute models as well!

 Gibson SG Standard Tribute

SG Tribute Walnut

Gibson Les Paul Standard Tribute

Les Paul Tribute Satin Honeyburst

Gibson Explorer Tribute

Explorer Tribute

Gibson Flying V Tribute

Flying V Tribute

Gibson Firebird Tribute

Firebird Tribute





New Montana Acoustics

The new 2019 Sustainable Series acoustics are out-lined in this post here - wood and earth friendly guitars with tone for days!

Gibson Acoustic's plethora of new 2019 offerings also include new Studio Series instruments - which include the lowest price J-45 we've seen in awhile - the J-45 Studio ($1499). Other models in this lineup include the SJ-200 Studio, Hummingbird Studio, and the L-00 Studio for the parlor guitar lovers.

There's plenty of eye-candy on the other side of the pricing spectrum too! Highly appointed Deluxe versions of the J-45, SJ-200, Hummingbird, and L-00 will be available, as well as a new J-185 Vintage, new Chroma Avant Garde models, and a J-45 Humbucker model boasting you-guessed-it - a neck humbucker.

 Gibson SJ-200 Studio

SJ-200 Studio

Gibson J-45 Studio Walnut Burst

J-45 Studio

Gibson Hummingbird Deluxe

Hummingbird Deluxe

Gibson J-185 Vintage

J-185 Vintage

Gibson J-45 Chroma Avant Garde

J-45 Chroma Avant Garde

Gibson J-45 Humbucker

J-45 Humbucker

30th Anniversary Models

If you're looking for something even more special, check out the 30th Anniversary acoustics! You can grab a mastercrafted and luxurious J-2000, J-45 Custom, CL-50, Montana Gold, Starburst, Doves in Flight, or Firebird acoustic.

Gibson 30th Anniversary J-2000


Gibson 30th Anniversary J-45 Custom

J-45 Custom

Gibson 30th Anniversary CL-50


Gibson 30th Anniversary Montana Gold

Montana Gold

Gibson 30th Anniversary Starburst


Gibson 30th Anniversary Doves in Flight

Doves in Flight

Gibson 30th Anniversary Firebird




New Les Paul and SG Builds

For the solid-body traditionalist, Gibson has introduced a new '61 SG Standard model, featuring the half pickguard, a slimmer neck, and the new 61R and 61T Burstbucker humbuckers. The Les Paul Studio will be available in 2 new finishes - BBQ Burst and Tangerine Burst, and Les Paul Standard and Traditional models will be offered in limited finishes - including Transparent Amber (Standard), Transparent Cherry (Traditional), and Manhattan Midnight (Traditional). The Les Paul Classic has also been tweaked again and is loaded with zebra coil 61T and 61R Burstbuckers.

Gibson Les Paul Studio BBQ Burst

Les Paul Studio BBQ Burst

Gibson Les Paul Studio Tangerine Burst

Les Paul Studio Tangerine Burst

Gibson Les Paul HP Blueberry Fade

Les Paul HP Blueberry Fade

Gibson SG Standard '61 Heritage Cherry

SG Standard '61 Heritage Cherry

Gibson Les Paul Standard Amber

Les Paul Standard Transparent Amber

Gibson Les Paul Traditional Transparent Cherry

Les Paul Traditional Transparent Cherry

Gibson Les Paul Traditional Manhattan Midnight

Les Paul Traditional Manhattan Midnight

Les Paul Classic Goldtop

Les Paul Classic Goldtop


Bass Guitars

Sorry for putting you at the bottom bassists - but that's the pocket you've chosen in your band anyway! For 2019, you can grab a Thunderbird bass in a not often seen Cherry Sunburst finish. The SG Standard Bass is back, as well as the modern EB Bass in a new Wine Red Satin finish.

Gibson Thunderbird Bass Heritage Cherry Sunburst

Thunderbird Bass Heritage Cherry Sunburst

Gibson EB Bass Wine Red Satin

EB Bass Wine Red Satin

SG Standard Bass Heritage Cherry

SG Standard Bass Heritage Cherry

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