Gibson Dave Mustaine Songwriter Acoustic Electric Guitar (with Case)

Gibson explores Mustaine's softer side with this Songwriter acoustic. Custom Vic Rattlehead art and 24-fret construction make this guitar something special.

What's special about this item?

Feature: What it does:
Sitka spruce top Projects rich, crisp and responsive tone
Walnut back and sides Balanced tone with a bit of growl in lower mids
Ebony bridge and fretboard Bright tone with a great sustain
LR Baggs Element VTC pickup Transparent sound with volume and tone controls

Dave Mustaine, the legendary guitarist, vocalist, songwriter, and founder of the Grammy-award winning and multi-platinum-selling band MEGADETH is one of the most influential metal icons and riff lords of all time. His music has inspired multiple generations of players around the world. Gibson is proud to introduce the Dave Mustaine Songwriter. Designed in collaboration with Gibson brand ambassador Dave Mustaine, it features a slightly thinner walnut Songwriter body for playing comfort with a cutaway for easy access to the upper frets, a 24.75" scale mahogany neck with a 24 fret ebony fretboard (the first 24 fret neck ever installed on a Gibson acoustic guitar), mother of pearl teeth inlays, Grover Rotomatic tuners, a TUSQ nut, saddle, bridgeplins, and a higher output LR Baggs VTC under-saddle pickup with soundhole mounted volume and tone controls. Vic Rattlehead artwork is featured on the pickguard and on a mother of pearl peghead inlay. A custom hardshell case is included.

-Body Shape: Songwriter
-Back & Sides: Walnut
-Top: Sitka Spruce
-Binding: Multi-ply Top, Single-ply Back
-Neck: Mahogany
-Profile: Advanced Response
-Nut Width: 1.725"/43.81mm
-Fingerboard: Ebony
-Scale length: 24.75"/628.65mm
-Number of Frets: 24
-Nut: TUSQ
-Inlay: Mother of Pearl Teeth
-Bridge: Traditional Belly Up, Ebony
-Tuners: Grover Rotomatic
-Electronics Under Saddle: LR Baggs VTC
-Controls: Soundhole Mounted Volume and Tone
-Case: Custom hardshell Case
-Finish: Ebony
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Shipping Weight: 24 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 49 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): AMSSDMEB

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 800-444-2766


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