Guitars » Electric Guitars » Solidbody Guitars» Gibson SG '61 Reissue - Heritage Cherry

Gibson SG '61 Reissue - Heritage Cherry (No Longer Available)

Here are similar products you should consider

Gibson Les Paul Classic 2017 T - Gold Top Gibson Les Paul Classic 2017 T - Gold Top
Solidbody Electric Guitar with Mahogany Body, Maple Top, Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fretboard, and 2 Humbucking Pickups - Gold Top
Retail Price: $3,329.00

Save 40% when you buy today!
Sale Price: $1999.00
Gibson SG Standard 2017 T - Heritage Cherry Gibson SG Standard 2017 T - Heritage Cherry
Solidbody Electric Guitar with Mahogany Body, Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard, and 2 Humbucking Pickups - Heritage Cherry
Retail Price: $2,169.00

Save 41% when you buy today!
Sale Price: $1299.00
Gibson Les Paul Studio 2017 T - Black Cherry Burst Gibson Les Paul Studio 2017 T - Black Cherry Burst
Solidbody Electric Guitar with Mahogany Body, Maple Top, Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard, and 2 Humbucking Pickups - Black Cherry Burst
Retail Price: $2,499.00

Save 41% when you buy today!
Sale Price: $1499.00
Gibson Les Paul Standard 2017 T - Heritage Cherry Sunburst Gibson Les Paul Standard 2017 T - Heritage Cherry Sunburst
Solidbody Electric Guitar with Mahogany Body, Maple Top, Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fretboard, and 2 Humbucking Pickups - Heritage Cherry Sunburst
Retail Price: $4,669.00

Save 41% when you buy today!
Sale Price: $2799.00

See all Solidbody Guitars

Well...
the Gibson SG '61 Reissue - Heritage Cherry is no longer available. This page is for your reference only - we just don't have any more.

Why We Love This Product!

A Lightweight Rock Monster!

Just like they used to build 'em! Originally built to be a replacement for the Les Paul Standard, the Gibson SG quickly became a popular axe with guitarists of the day. The Gibson SG '61 Reissue is a re-creation of that legendary guitar. The neck is the very comfy and very quick 1960 slim taper profile and a pair of vintage-correct humbuckers provide the grit and grind. Looking back, it's hard to believe Gibson ever considered replacing the Les Paul, but since the SG sprang forth from this decision, it was clearly meant to be. Own a piece of guitar history with the SG '61 Reissue.

Born in 1961, the Gibson SG is a rock legend. Seeing time in the hands of some of the world's most influential guitarists, the SG's "lean and mean" demeanor has cemented its place in the hearts of guitarists that like their tone a little on the rude side. The lightweight body was a welcome change of pace from the historically heavy Les Paul, but despite its lower weight, the SG was loaded with tone. And fast! The slimmer, faster neck of the SG caught the attention of shredders, which propelled the SG to new heights as a hard rock machine.

Gibson SG Standard '61 Reissue Features at a Glance:
  • Color: Heritage Cherry
  • Body: Solid mahogany
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood with trapezoid inlays
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Pickups: Two Gibson '57 Classic Humbuckers
  • Controls: Two each tone and volume with three-way pickup selector switch
  • Machine heads: Schaller Green Key
  • Hardware: Nickel plated
  • Case: Black reptile pattern hardshell
See Also: Solid Bodies , Gibson , Gibson Solidbody Guitars

Love Letters

‘‘ Thanks GearNuts, you guys Rock!! Everything was Delivered as promised today. The Ibanez Joe Satriani 20th Anniversary Guitar is an AMAZING axe! You guys are AWESOME, Thanks again! ’’ – Eddie S

Send us your love letter

Thanks Eddie! We're happy that you're happy!

Can we help?

McAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams