£1,350. _____ Lady Toni Gibson Hummingbird True Vintage CV Precision Basses (2) #10 09-15-2014, 08:47 PM emuhunter. 1 . £919. £1,799.00. Posts: 217 I had a J-45 (2003) that I loved but had to sell when I fell on hard times, and recently bought a Hummingbird … 2 . Beefy neck and Hummingbird go together in my mind like cats and rats! Gibson Hummingbird Studio Walnut AN. DV Mark Micro 60 Jazz Top. The back opened up and they had a few dozen guitars on disply, tuned up and let anyone strolling by play what they wanted to. They will have a deeper, perhaps richer tone, and may be a bit more comfortable to play due to the slightly smaller size. Some players dislike the new PC mounting system or have preferences for better-sounding pickups. The J45 records very easily for me and can sound pretty different depending on mic'ing habits. Taylor 814ce V-Class. BUY NOW. Gibson Acoustic Hummingbird Sustainable, Antique Natural. Product Registration Customer Service Repair and Restoration Report Counterfeits Serial Number FAQ Gibson Guitar Specs (2015-2019) Dealer Resource Center Locate A 10 Customers . Released in 1934 and known to Gibson as a round shouldered 'Jumbo', the J-45 is in reality far more like a dreadnought in style than anything else. 10 customers have given this product a 5-star rating. £1,999.00. ... but I would guess Gibson acoustic got a new CNC for necks in time to make my 2010 Gibson J45 Standard with black Tusq nut and white Tusq saddle with half the amount of wood they used on my 2002 Gibson J50, not a ‘beefy’ neck but way chunkier than the Standard slim taper whatsamacallit. Since I'm rather adverse to going in debt, finding a real good example of just one of those guitars would suit me! Again, as with the Hummingbird above, you get a mahogany neck and an Indian laurel fretboard with 20 medium jumbo frets, and a bone nut. 10 Customer Ratings. 1 . £569. 3 . £2,499.00. The j45 studio seems perfect. Which do you like better? The Hummingbird has always seemed to me to be tight and bright compared to a good J45. Since these are high-end guitars, expect that they’ll cost a few grand. £239. out of 5. I absolutely LOVE my J45. I avoided playing any Martin guitars most of my life. Still a great rhythm sound, but chunkier. Gibson hummingbird vintage cherry sunburst. Which to buy! Recommended Posts. £1,539. Gibson G-45 Standard Antique Natural. Gibson J-45 Studio Rosewood RB. Gibson Slash J-45, Vermillion Burst. The Songwriter is by nature a hybrid instrument. 1 in stock. Gibson hummingbird or j45 or songwriter? 2017 Gibson SJ-200 Custom … I'm a little confused why there is $1G difference from the standard when the only differences I'm seeing are walnut vs mahogany. I own a Gibson Songwriter Deluxe Studio EC and in my humble opinion, of all the acoustic dreadnoughts I have owned and that would be quite a few in 50 years of playing, the Songwriter is without a doubt the very best one I have ever played or owned. Price-wise, the standard J-45 has a tag of $699, while the Extended Cutaway version goes for $749. 2 . 1 of 3 Go to page . Taking the best bits of the Hummingbird, J-45 and SJ-200, Gibson have moulded a streamlined songwriting tool for the modern player, featuring classy retro design appointments and a comfy body shape. The only exception would be a Martin D45 I played years ago that was just amazing. Make offer - 2009 Gibson Super 400 Rose Custom Archtop Acoustic Guitar. electricfactory Member. Apr 27, 2020 #2 Their stock of high quality older growth mahogany is priceless nowadays due to restricted supply, … Gibson Hummingbird Original HCS. 2. 1 . Registered User : Join Date: Oct 2013. £23,287.53 + £271.70 postage. They stay in tune as they should a little stiff movement wise. Make offer - Gibson Master Museum Hummingbird Koa Ren Ferguson Custom Acoustic Guitar. Gibson 1942 Banner Southern Jumbo VS . A lot more sound than you expect. Gibson Hummingbird Studio Rosewood AN. £1,799.00. The slope shoulder dreads, on the other hand, are darker and fuller. Martin & Company. with capo transposer, play along with guitar, piano, ukulele & mandolin. The Golden Era returns with the Original Collection. This is my first major guitar purchase. Apr 26, 2018 #1 Good demo here. Gibson. Hummingbird gets my vote every time!! £1,869 . My idea was simple. I fell in love with the Gibson back in my teens, and more than 20 years later, I finally have one (used, of course, I’m not crazy). Reply to this topic; Start new topic; Prev ; 1; 2; Next; Page 1 of 2 . There’s just one catch, it’s really expensive. I really like the Gibson acoustics and have narrowed it down to 2, the Gibson J45, which I would get used, or the Gibson Hummingbird Pro (used also). Previous Next. £2,449.00. £666. The Modern Collection builds on our legacy of innovation by introducing modern features and shaping sound for future generations. Popular with singer-songwriters, the J-45 is the golden child of dreadnought design guitars - and should always be considered in any discussion. Notify Me. More Less PRICE. By Salfromchatham, March 15, 2014 in Gibson Acoustic. 1 . This all-rounder reboot makes this the best dreadnought acoustic you can buy. Customer reviews. 3.777 € 1 . ibanez jem 7 sg guitar gibson j45 gibson j 200 gibson j 45 gibson j200 gibson es 330 epiphone sheraton ii 59 les paul gibson 335 gibson custom gibson sj 200 gibson j200 guitar guild starfire. BUY NOW. Messages 2,091. £1,933. Personally I can´t imagine the epiphone is even close to the Gibson in craftmanship, intonation and sound. Next Last. From its introduction in 1942 through the Seventies, the J-45 was known as a “workhorse” guitar due to its affordable price and reliable performance, but as time progressed both vintage and new models, which are still produced today, became too expensive for the everyday working guitarist. Gibson Brands ; Gibson Acoustic ; J45 vs J15 Sign in to follow this . Martin D-18 vs Gibson J-45. Epiphone Inspired By Gibson J-45. Gibson Acoustic J-15, Walnut Burst, Left Handed . A powerful and diverse tone perfect for any genre thanks to premium materials. Gibson 1942 Banner Southern Jumbo VS. £3,590. £2,599.00. I have a Gibson Hummingbird and I totally love this guitar, however I quite often hear people say that the Epiphone Hummingbird is basically as good as the Gibson. Image 1 of 2 . I beg to difer with you on the use of Maple in acoustic guitars. Epiphone Masterbilt Frontier. Fender Newporter Player Natural. Why the massive price difference? Epiphone J-45. 1 . £2,590. This dreadnought has a Sitka spruce top and solid mahogany back and sides. The Gibson J-45 is one of the quintessential Gibson acoustic guitars. It's one of the best Gibson acoustic guitars you can buy today. Marian Seraph AD2 MWX. Taylor 714ce V-Class. Gibson J-45 Studio Rosewood AN. The Epiphone 'Inspired by Gibson' J-45, Hummingbird and J-200 are all available now. The J-45 is one of the most successful and popular flattop guitar models of all-time. Modern Acoustic Collection. Available for order. The J-45 is Gibson's best-selling acoustic of all time. 4 . £3,590. I also have a Taylor 410ce for comparison. I haven´t tried the Epiphone and would really like to hear the opinion from someone that played both instrument. Again, the SJ-200 sounded fine, but not like the others. BUY NOW. Described by Gibson themselves back in the day as a 'workhorse', this stripped back instrument is perhaps the most popular Gibson acoustic model in history. The Gibson G-45 Studio & Standard are the new duo of the ” Round Shoulder ” models. Reactions: Edmond and Burwabit. More pictures. Taylor 914ce V-Class Bracing. Used, Gibson Hummingbird Vintage Cherry Sunburst . £2,385. Gibson Master Museum Hummingbird Koa Ren Ferguson Custom Acoustic Guitar. The Gibson Hummingbird has always been my dream guitar. £1,389. 2009 Gibson Super 400 Rose Custom Archtop Acoustic Guitar. A good J45 can be spooky in a way that I've never heard from a Hummingbird. Messages 747. 5. It also comes with a built in pickup without any exterior signs, which was a plus for me. Messages 2,048. Money being no object (yeah, right! Gibson Southern Jumbo Original VS. £2,139. Throw in the pleasure of playing such a superb guitar and it’s tough to say anything bad about this Hummingbird. Gibson 1942 Banner J-45 VS. £3,399. Image 2 of 2. Gibson Hummingbird Studio Walnut AN. I have played various Gibsons, Taylors and Martins. Creighton Member. 3 . Epiphone. Gibson Hummingbird Studio Rosewood, Rosewood Burst. £31,050.30 + £388.14 postage . 5 stars (1) 4 stars (0) 3 stars (0) 2 stars (0) 1 star (0) Caroline 26/2/2018. 1 . Gibson G-45 Studio & Standard. £4,222. £1,466. Gibson 1942 Banner Southern Jumbo VS. £3,590. Epiphone USA Texan Vintage Sunburst. Not so Birds-- the 25.5 scale ones before 99 dont have the sound. Gibson or Epiphone buyers often swap pickups, nuts, bridge studs and bridges, potentiometers, switches, and jacks. £1,466. Gibson is providing the Epiphone Inspired By Gibson J-45 in either non-cutaway and single-cutaway versions. J45 vs J15. in a jangly/pop song with other instruments. The influential guitar that Slash uses on stage today. The Hummingbird six- and 12-string retail at $799 and $849, respectively, and the J-200 is priced at $899. Read the full review: Gibson Montana Hummingbird. Location: SLC/Central Coast CA. £4,090. ), I think a nice smaller bodied Martin like a 000-28H, along with a Gibson LG-2 and then perhaps an HD-28 and a Hummingbird or J45 would make a pretty versatile guitar collection. Thread starter Creighton; Start date Apr 26, 2018; 1; 2; 3; Next. It's your choice. Paying tribute to our iconic past, the Original Collection brings back the classic guitars that shaped sound across all generations and genres of music. It has a tonal quality that is unmatched. Gibson J-15-LH Walnut Burst. Cole Clark FL2EC-BLBL-SUN Fat Lady. £221. Modern features, such as slimmer body dimensions and an easily accessible neck profile, join well-established designs, such as the concealed dovetail neck joints. Unlike the other flat-top Gibson acoustics, the Hummingbird was Gibson's first square-shoulder dreadnought, similar to the dreadnoughts produced by C.F. It had that rock and roll pedigree, mellow mahogany tone, and just enough flamboyance to make it a legendary instrument. And while this might seem like a lot of work to put into a new guitar, it really depends on what you, as a player, are looking for in an instrument. The J45 and Hummingbird are about the same dreadnought size as a Martin, and have mahogany instead of maple, plus a slightly shorter scale. [E G Am Bb A D C Ab Abm Em] Chords for Gibson J45 vs Gibson Hummingbird: What's the Best Acoustic Guitar? 1 . Gibson SJ-200 Studio, Antique Natural "King of the Flat Tops" says all you need to know. Salfromchatham 235 Salfromchatham 235 Ordinary Member; All Access; 235 5,652 posts; Report post; Posted March 15, 2014. For more information, head to Epiphone. I played both of these guitars NEW yesterday and I was surprised how much I liked the Pro, maybe better than the J45. Followers 0. Gibson Acoustic Parlor M Rosewood, Antique Natural. Gibson SJ-200 Deluxe Rosewood. The Hummingbird has nicer inlays and trim, It looks fancier but pearl blocks and engraved pick guards don't have anything to do … The J45 is warm, clear and organic sounding where the Taylor has a very pop-shimer sound to it. Martin D-28 Reimagined for 2017. I guess its ace in the hole is that deep, dry thump you get from pickin' single notes on a J-200. So some of the new cheaper Gibson's are on my radar. I cannot measure … Go. £459 . Route67 Member. Epiphone Masterbilt Excellente. Economisez sur la catégorie Gibson j45, Gibson et achetez les meilleures marques comme Gibson avec Shopzilla Do they sound the same? Topics . The Gibson Hummingbird is an acoustic guitar model/series produced by the Gibson Guitar Corporation. They're great at holding down a rhythm, esp.