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About Gibson SG Standard

Whether you are a beginning player or a weekend jammer, the Gibson SG Standard guitar is a wonderful piece to add to your collection. Similar to the Les Paul and the Flying V, the SG Standard is one of the signature guitars that Gibson USA manufactures. Noteworthy rock stars famous for playing Gibson SG Standard guitars include Eric Clapton, Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi, AC/DC's Angus Young, The Doors' Robby Krieger, The Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia, and The Who's Pete Townshend. The SG Standard comes in a number of finishes, including Fireburst and Translucent Ebony. The Gibson SG Standard Cherry finish is also part of the company's line, as are guitars in Classic White, Natural, Walnut, Mahogany, and certain specialty or Guitar Shop colors. Most SG Standard guitars have similar construction and hardware items. They feature a solid-body construction with a set-in neckpiece. The body typically features mahogany, although some older and vintage models have maple or birch laminate bodies. The fretboards are typically rosewood or ebony, with maple or richete possible as well. The guitar features a hardtail Gibson Vibrato bridge and between one and three humbuckers, although smaller coil pickups are possible too. The vast inventory of items available on eBay includes many of these guitars. Find the guitar that meets your needs and become the next jukebox hero.

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