Dave Mustaine: Legendary founder of multi-platinum and GRAMMY® Award-winning band Megadeth teams up with Gibson for songwriter Dave Mustaine’s acoustic guitar
Above: Dave Mustaine with his new Gibson Songwriter in Ebony.
For 128 years, Gibson has shaped sound across generations and genres of music, becoming one of the most relevant, played and loved guitar brands in the world. Gibson is proud to unveil the latest addition to the Dave Mustaine collection, Dave’s first acoustic guitar featuring Gibson songwriter Dave Mustaine. For the new acoustic guitar, Gibson Acoustic Luthiers of Bozeman, Montana collaborated with Dave Mustaine, the legendary guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and founder of the multi-platinum, GRAMMY® Award-winning band Megadeth. The Gibson Dave Mustaine Songwriter in Ebony is available in standard and limited edition versions, signed by the artist. The entire Dave Mustaine collection is available now at select global retailers and on Gibson.com.
Part of the Dave Mustaine Collection, the new Dave Mustaine Songwriter in Ebony is the first 24-fret neck ever installed on a Gibson acoustic guitar. With a slightly thinner walnut body, the Dave Mustaine Songwriter Guitar features a cutaway for easy access to the upper frets. An extremely limited edition version of the Dave Mustaine Songwriter in Ebony signed by Dave Mustaine is also available.
Gibson is honored to work with Dave Mustaine, who formed Megadeth at the dawn of the American thrash metal movement. Mustaine has sold 50 million records worldwide, won six platinum albums and is a GRAMMY® award winner, cancer survivor and certified 1st degree black belt in Ukidokan Karate, and Songahm Taekwondo, honorary 4th degree black belt. degree and Goodwill Ambassador in the World Taekwondo Federation, and is currently in the process of earning a 1st Degree Black Belt in Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu.
Check out new songwriter Dave Mustaine in ebony, www.gibson.com.
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