Gibson Guitars & Relentless Energy Create the Stunning SG Relentless

Gibson Guitars has teamed up with Relentless Energy to create a unique guitar called the “SG Relentless” – a priceless guitar made from a mahogany body layered with designs then lacquered and polished to a high shine. Other features include… Continue Reading

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Gibson Guitars Owes IRS Nearly $450k!!!

Here’s an interesting story about Gibson owing the IRS about $450k..!!! Looks like they are facing a tax lien, penalties and interest on the income and payroll taxes they owe. Don’t forget the  federal raid over rare wood and  allegations… Continue Reading

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Vibramate For Bigsby Tailpiece Mounting

One of the biggest negative aspects of mounting a Bigsby tailpiece on your guitar is that you have to drill holes. It is a definite committment and there is no way around it…..until now. The good folks over at Vibramate… Continue Reading

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Rate Some of My Favorite Guitars!

Rate some of my favorite guitars! You all know me as being an avid guitar enthusiast….even a guitar maniac at times (like at NAMM..)! I have posted 5 favorite guitars on bubbalon.com for everyone to look at and rate for… Continue Reading

New Gibson Robbie Krieger SG Now Available!

 The new Inspired By Robby Krieger SG from Gibson Custom blends several features from some of Krieger’s favorite SGs into one stunning new model. Made of traditional solid mahogany, the body of the Krieger SG is typical of the thin… Continue Reading

The Best Selling Gibson of All Time!

 Known today and forever after as the SG Standard, the guitar that replaced Gibson’s biggest endorsement model in 1961 was a complete redrawing of the blueprint. The original Les Paul Standard of 1958 – ’60 - with two humbucking pickups, a single… Continue Reading

New Gibson Robbie Krieger SG!

 The new Inspired By Robby Krieger SG from Gibson Custom blends several features from some of Krieger’s favorite SGs into one stunning new model. Made of traditional solid mahogany, the body of the Krieger SG is typical of the thin… Continue Reading

2009 Gibson SG Carved Top Autumn Burst

 The model that replaced the original single-cutaway Les Paul Standard in 1961 was considered a more straight-on take on the solid body electric guitar. The Les Paul/SG (later simply the SG) lacked the elaborate crafting, multi-wood body and arched top… Continue Reading