Gibson Unveils Its 'Slash Collection' Starting With 4 Electric Guitars

Gibson Unveils Its 'Slash Collection'  Starting With 4 Electric Guitars

Gibson has teamed up with Slash to produce the Slash Collection – four electric and two acoustic guitars.

The Slash Collection will be unveiled at the Gibson experience during . Gibson says Slash worked closely with the company to create the guitars. It features four Les Paul Standard electric guitars and two J-45 Standard acoustic guitars.

The Slash Collection features designs inspired by Gibson guitars Slash has used during his career.

Gibson Unveils Its 'Slash Collection'  Starting With 4 Electric Guitars

Gibson says each the Les Paul electric guitars features an AAA maple top, solid mahogany body, and Slash’s personal touches. That includes a C-shape neck prile, Gibson’s “SlashBucker” pickups, and hand-wired electronics.

Each guitar also features Slash’s ‘Scully’ signature drawing on the back the headstock and his signature on the truss rod cover. These Les Paul Standard guitars are available in November Burst, Appetite Burst, Vermillion Burst, and Anaconda Burst.

Gibson Unveils Its 'Slash Collection'  Starting With 4 Electric Guitars

Both Slash Collection Gibson J-45 Standard acoustic guitars feature many the same features. They have a rounded C-neck prile, a modern 16″ fingerboard radius, and LR Baggs VTC pickup for acoustic sound. These acoustic guitars also feature the same signature and branding. However, they are only available in November Burst and Vermillion Burst finishes.

Slash will re-join Guns N’ Roses this summer for the next leg their Not In This Lifetime tour. The Slash Collection will feature on stage as Slash re-joins his former bandmates.

Gibson Unveils Its 'Slash Collection'  Starting With 4 Electric Guitars

“Developing my new collection with the has been really exciting,” says Slash. “The quality and attention to detail is next level, and these guitars truly reflect what I play live and in the studio. I think guitarists will be inspired by what we’ve put together.”

Gibson Unveils Its 'Slash Collection'  Starting With 4 Electric Guitars

Slash is one the most famous Les Paul players in rock. He has a massive collection the guitars, with his first bought in 1986 by his manager. In a recent interview from 2018, Slash revealed he owns over 221 guitars. You can check out some the up-close images the guitars below.