Sites with information on Gibson Bass Guitars
Displays all the major Gibson Bass Guitars, plus those of other manufacturers, and is a useful
source of information.
One of the most comprehensive sources of information and pictures of Gibson Basses and other
A useful "list" source of information on vintage Gibson Basses (plus other guitars) from a
leading US collector.
Gibson Vintage Serial Numbers
Date your Gibson bass or Guitar using the "Blue Book of Electric Guitars" Sixth
Edition, Gibson Serialization, Edited by S.P. Fjestad from Gibsons website.
Our own "brochure" with the highlights of our collection-most of which are not on this site
as they are not for sale.
See the 1960 EB0 owned by Dennis Lojeski, who played Bass with Elvis in "Viva Las Vegas", a Ripper
owned by Arvel Shaw, Louis Armstrong's bassist, and played in the pit orchestra for Bubbling Brown Sugar and Aint Misbehavin',
Les Pauls signed by - Les Paul (well, who else?), a 1964 Thunderbird owned by the Kentucky Headhunters (uncle, sorry,
not the lads!) and an extremely rare EB6 owned by Jon Entwistle-bassist in the Who (as if you didn't know!). And many other
beautiful vintage Gibson basses.
Retailers of Gibson Basses and Other instruments
Lists Vintage Guitars for sale from leading USA "boutique" and specialist retailers.
Remember Not all USA retailers will sell to the UK- many regard overseas, and even Alaska, as alien and
fraught with problems. Also, when buying from the States your additional costs will take the purchase price in $s to around
the same in £s.
Example: Cost $1500, + $200 shipping & insurance, +3% duty and 15% VAT (Duty is charged on the
total of the value plus shipping and insurance, then 15% VAT on the resulting figure), = $2014, £1400< £1500 depending
on exchange rates.
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