From a company that has brought the guitar world so many great originals, the Hummingbird stands out strong and proud. Introduced in 1960 as Gibson’s first square-shouldered dreadnought, the Hummingbird arrived at the dawn of a new era in music, and was rapidly embraced by several prime movers on the scene. In the hands of everyone from Keith Richards to Gram Parsons, it quickly proved itself equally adept at folk, country and rock, and excelled at many of the crossovers genres in between that helped to set the scene for the ’60s.
- The Gibson Hummingbird has a Mahogany back and sides with a Sitka Spruce top. Hand-scalloped, radiused top bracing.
- Rosewood fingerboard with parallelogram inlays and a slim taper profile neck.
- This Legendary guitar is loaded with an L.R. Baggs Element pickup and Nickel Grover Rotomatic tuning machines.