Gibson Custom Shop Hummingbird 'Australian Blackwood Custom' Acoustic Electric Guitar

Available at Acoustic Centre Melbourne

Discover the Gibson Hummingbird 'Australian Blackwood Custom' Acoustic Electric Guitar – a true legend with custom features that set it apart.

Crafted with extraordinary AAA Figured Australian Blackwood Back and Sides and crowned with a stunning Custom Honey-burst Top Finish, this guitar is not only a sonic masterpiece but also a work of art. It's adorned with an eye-catching Abalone Gibson headstock logo and boasts intricate Abalone Parallelogram Fingerboard Inlays, making it as visually captivating as it is musically exceptional. The Gold Grover Rotomatic Tuners provide precision tuning, while the Custom Shop Decal and Engraved “Limited” Truss Cover underscore its exclusivity.

The iconic Hummingbird has shaped the musical landscape since its inception, capturing the hearts of luminaries like Keith Richards and Gram Parsons. The Gibson Hummingbird is a true embodiment of versatility, delivering rich, deep tones with every strum or pick. Its mahogany body, paired with the select Sitka spruce top, creates a harmonious blend of warmth and resonance. Whether you're playing rock and roll anthems or adding depth to alternative singer-songwriter melodies, this guitar excels in both rhythm and lead performances.

Experience the authentic Gibson feel with the Hummingbird's round neck profile, rosewood fingerboard, and exquisite mother-of-pearl parallelogram inlays. And when it's time to share your music, the LR Baggs Element VTC pickup system ensures your performances shine both on stage and in the studio.

As you embrace the legacy of past generations, the Gibson Hummingbird 'Australian Blackwood Custom' will also guide you towards new musical horizons. Whether you're a seasoned musician or a passionate beginner, the timeless elegance and captivating sound of this guitar will leave an indelible mark on your musical expression. It's not just an instrument; it's a masterpiece of craftsmanship and sonic excellence.

Acoustic Centre offers free shipping on all new items to most locations within Australia on all orders over $99, excluding Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland. Used items have a flat rate shipping fee of $59 within our usual shipping locations. We also offer competitive Express shipping options at checkout.

Customers located in Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland recieve free shipping on all accessory orders over $99, but will incur a flat rate instrument or large item shipping charge of $179 (or $299 for Express shipping).

Occasionally due to issues with delivering to remote or unusual destinations, we aren't able to offer free postage. We reserve the right to retract the offer if freight costs exceed 15% of your purchase. We will always notify you if there is an issue and offer a full refund or arrange alternative delivery options.

All strings and accessories will be shipped with tracking via courier or Australia Post. Other items including guitars and amplification equipment will be shipped using our courier service providers, with a tracking number and signature on delivery.

The Acoustic Centre ships goods Australia-wide, however at this time we are unable to accept international orders.

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We endeavour to show the actual instrument in stock whenever possible, but the guitar in stock may differ slightly from the one shown on our website. Materials used can look different from guitar to guitar, including timber grain and colour, parts colours and finishing. If an instrument is a one-of-a-kind or preowned guitar, the picture will always be of the actual guitar in stock, but production models may have slight variations to the picture shown.

If you're after a particular look, feel free to email us at or send us a message through our chat service to request photos of the actual guitar in stock. We are more than happy to send through pictures of all in-stock guitars, to make your choice easier.

Please note that returns will not be accepted for variations in timber grain /  colouring, finish variations and parts colouring, unless there is a fault with the instrument. If you have any questions at all regarding an instrument's appearance, just drop us a line - we're always happy to send photos, and if we have more than one instrument in stock you'll be able to choose the exact guitar that you receive!

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