Gibson archive

  • Gibson and Onkyo form strategic partnership
    Audio

    Gibson and Onkyo form strategic partnership

    By 5 January 2012

    Sonny and Cher. Lennon and McCartney. John and Taupin. Slijngaard and Doth. Just some of the famous musical duos that will be remembered throughout history. And now, possibly, you can add Gibson and Onkyo to that list after the guitar giant opted to acquire...

  • Gibson Firebird X limited edition guitar tunes in
    Audio

    Gibson Firebird X limited edition guitar tunes in

    By 28 September 2011

    Legendary guitar maker Gibson is to unleash a limited edition guitar system - The Gibson Firebird X - at the end of this month. "Guitars on Pocket-lint?" we hear you cry. "Hells yeah," we answer - when there's this much tech on board, we're definitely...

  • Gibson sues Guitar Hero retailers
    Gaming

    Gibson sues Guitar Hero retailers

    By 24 March 2008

    The Guitar Hero lawsuit fiasco continues with Gibson shifting its focus from the game publisher to retail with news that it is suing five US retail chains in attempt to stop them selling the game. Guitar maker Gibson has said that it is suing Wal-Mart...

  • Guitar Hero facing legal challenge
    Gaming

    Guitar Hero facing legal challenge

    By 13 March 2008

    There could soon be a strum off between two of the biggest players in the music world. Not we're not talking record labels - but - on one side - the musical gamers' favourite, Guitar Hero, and on the other, legendary guitar maker Gibson. The two companies...

  • Gibson Robot Guitar to launch as limited edition
    Audio

    Gibson Robot Guitar to launch as limited edition

    By 13 November 2007

    Gibson Guitar has announced today the limited availability of the world's first guitar with robotic technology, the Gibson Robot Guitar. The Gibson Robot Guitar, set to make music industry history according to the blurb, automatically tunes itself. It...