Gibson is one of the most respected names in the music industry - and for good reason. Since introducing their first electric guitar in 1935, popular music has never been the same. In fact, Gibson's strong reputation and dedication to innovation is what led them to start making custom electric guitars. These six-strings are perfect tributes to Gibson's legacy, and any one of the models within this section are worthy of your attention.
So, which Gibson custom electric guitar is best for you? While that choice is entirely yours, the Custom Les Paul Custom Electric Guitar is definitely worth considering. Today's Les Paul Custom is based on the model from the mid-1950s, but with several modern appointments. This beauty features a one-piece mahogany neck, carved maple top and a warm-toned mahogany body. Its ebony fingerboard gives it a bright attack while the 490R and 498T Gibson humbuckers deliver warm rhythm and solid lead sounds. With a price tag on the lower end of Gibson customs, this guitar is the perfect choice for paid professionals and musicians who simply want the best.
Speaking of the best, to say Gibson's Custom Citation Electric Hollowbody is spectacular would be an understatement. The "Cadillac" of Gibson customs, the Citation boasts all the traditional features of the original, from its unique scrolled tailpiece to its abalone truss rod cover. Known for its smooth, deep tones, this work of art is one of Gibson's most sought-after guitars, and it's produced in extremely limited numbers.
Nothing can top a custom Gibson electric guitar, unless it's a custom Gibson that you can call your own. There's no better time than now to add one of these stellar instruments to your collection. With artists like Eric Clapton and Peter Frampton backing the brand, you can be sure that when you step on stage with a Gibson custom electric guitar, you'll be ready to bring the house down.