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Solidbody vs. Hollowbody Guitar Comparison

Mitch Gallagher compares two Gibson guitars, one solidbody and one hollowbody, to demonstrate their fundamental differences in tone. The hollowbody is a Gibson Memphis ES-275 — the solidbody is a... Read more »

Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul Standard Guitar Review by Sweetwater

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6swAUoldRGs Mitch Gallagher presents the ES-Les Paul Standard semi-hollowbody electric guitar from Gibson Memphis. This distinguished guitar's lack of F-holes yields a tremendous... Read more »

Gibson Memphis ES-335 Dot Plaintop Guitar Review by Sweetwater

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ydqmzSWL8Rw Mitch Gallagher presents the Gibson Memphis ES-335 Dot Plaintop semi-hollowbody electric guitar. The guitar's tone works well in practically any musical setting, which... Read more »

Gibson Memphis ES Les Paul Guitar Review by Sweetwater Sound

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsQAma-L2YQ Get the Gibson Memphis ES Les Paul here: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/ESLP14BTNH Sweetwater's Guitars and Gear, Vol. 121 Mitch Gallagher demonstrates the Gibson... Read more »

Winter NAMM 2015: Gibson Memphis ES Les Paul

Guitarists at the Gibson Memphis booth got to check out the redesigned 2015 line of ES Les Paul semi-hollowbody electric guitars. Players loved the feel of the rolled neck binding and low-profile frets, and there... Read more »

Winter NAMM 2015: Gibson Memphis ES-335 Bigsby

Add a 335 to your rig that stands our sonically and visually with the Gibson Memphis ES-335 Bigsby semi-hollowbody electric guitar. The ES-335 Bigsby is built with a laminated maple body, arched top, two f-holes... Read more »

Winter NAMM 2015: Gibson Memphis ES-335 Figured with ES-390 Neck

If you love the sound of the ES-335 but want a smaller neck, then you need to check a Gibson Memphis ES-335 Figured with ES-390 Neck semi-hollowbody electric guitar. Bearing a smaller ES-390 neck, this 335 is the... Read more »

Winter NAMM 2015: Gibson Memphis Trini Lopez ES-335 Standard

The master luthiers at Gibson Memphis have created another masterpiece, the Trini Lopez ES-335 Standard. This impeccable guitar features the familiar maple top, back, and sides - in a luscious antiqued faded red... Read more »

Hands On Review: Gibson Memphis 1959 ES-330 Historic

The ES-330 is unique in its design; it's a thinline, fully hollow guitar with 3-ply-laminate top and back, a trapeze tailpiece, and P-90 pickups. These details allow the ES-330 to carve out its own sonic signature... Read more »

Guitar of the Day: Gibson Memphis Warren Haynes Celebrity Series 1961 ES-335

The semi-hollow, thinline-with-center-block Gibson ES-335 carves its own sonic and historical niche in the world of electric guitars. It's on the short list of models whose look and sound are instantly recognizable... Read more »

Gibson’s “Made to Measure” Program

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-j1g84zeJw Check out our Gibson Guitars Buying Guide here: https://www.sweetwater.com/store/manufacturer/Gibson/buyingguide/ Chris McKinney from Gibson talks about the Gibson "Made... Read more »

Guitar of the Day: Gibson Memphis 1959 ES–330 TD

When Gibson Memphis set out to reissue the 1959 ES-330 TD, they went all in. They obtained an original '59 and painstakingly measured, played, and listened to it in order to capture every possible detail for the... Read more »

Live from NAMM: Gibson ES Les Paul

I admit it, I fell in love with this one: it's an ES-style Les Paul, with a semi hollow body. Rich, resonant, ringing...really a nice guitar. -- Mitch Gallagher

Guitars and Gear Vol. 33 – Joe Louis Walker Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xgf5q50IEBU Mitch interviews blues guitarist/singer/songwriter/producer Joe Louis Walker. Joe talks about his history with music, how he got started playing the blues, and what it was... Read more »

Guitar of the Day

The collection of stellar axes Joe Bonamassa uses to achieve his tones is legendary (including three — yes, three — vintage 'bursts and more. Now you can own a twin of the remarkable 1961 ES-335 he owns... Read more »

Guitar of the Day

Take a step back in time, with today's Guitar of the Day, an amazingly accurate reissue of the venerable ES-175, which was first introduced by Gibson in 1949. The Gibson Memphis ES-175 Reissue in Antiqued Faded... Read more »

Gibson Memphis ES-335 Dot (Antique Natural) – Guitar of the Day

Besides the Les Paul, there is certainly no more of an enduring instrument in the Gibson catalog than the ES-335! This is yet another example of the brilliance of Ted McCarty, the company's president during its... Read more »

Gibson Memphis ES-335 Dot (Cherry) – Guitar of the Day

In the late 1950s, Gibson president Ted McCarty decided the company needed an instrument that would bridge the gap, both stylistically and musically, between its large f-hole jazz archtops and the then struggling... Read more »

Guitar of the Day

If you could somehow find a time machine that could take you back to 1958 to buy a Gibson ES-335, this is very much like the guitar you'd find waiting for you. Unlike later versions, this "dot neck" 335 has a big... Read more »

Guitar of the Day

If you could find a time machine that could take you back to 1958 to buy a Gibson ES-335, this is very much like the guitar you'd find. Unlike later versions, this "dot neck" 335 has a big, fat neck. Well, once you... Read more »

Guitar of the Day

If you took a time machine back to 1958 to buy a Gibson ES-335, this is very much like the guitar you'd find. Unlike later versions, this "dot neck" 335 has a big, fat neck. Well, once you start talking necks... Read more »

Gibson Memphis ES-335 Dot (Light Burst) – Guitar of the Day

Many of us guitar lovers here at Sweetwater have long been smitten by the Gibson ES-335 "Dot Neck" in its various incarnations and when this beauty arrived, we knew we had to make it our Guitar of the Day... Read more »

Guitar of the Day

It would be safe to say that there are few electric guitars around as visually stunning as the Gibson Memphis EDS-1275 Double Neck. Although more than a few guitar players have used one, the minute you lay your eyes... Read more »

Guitar of the Day

Fat necks. Not every guitarist wants one — on their guitars, that is. But for some players, only a big, chunky neck will do. Start talking necks and you're likely to end up talking about designs that Gibson... Read more »