Over the years, Gibson has offered many iterations of the SG, but none has stuck around quite like the Gibson SG Standard. After its introduction as a replacement to the Les Paul in 1961, the SG's sharp, striking double-cut, beveled edges, and solid mahogany body, have all placed the SG squarely in the realm of legendary solidbody guitars. Though it was called the Les Paul after its initial production, the moniker was dropped in preference to SG. The SG Standard remains one of Gibson's most popular guitars and one of the brand's top-selling models since its release used by by players like Tony Iommi, Jeff Tweedy, and Angus Young. The Gibson SG Standard has seen many evolutions, existing and enduring through different additions and subtractions, but still remains one of the most iconic Gibson guitars.

Product Specs

  • SG Standard T
  • Alpine White
  • Cherry
  • Ebony
  • Fireburst
  • Heritage Cherry
  • Natural Sunburst
  • Silverburst
  • White
  • 2010 - 2016
Made In
  • United States
Body Shape
  • Double Cutaway
Body Type
  • Solid Body
Number of Strings
  • 6 String
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed

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Reviews for the Gibson SG Standard Electric Guitar 2010s
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  • Good wood, Manufactored very well specific years.

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    For someone who has owned 20 plus SG's, that range from the 60's to the ones they are making today. 2012 is the year you will want to focus on, if you are shopping for one that was made in the past 10 years. The body shape is back to the original. It's larger, solid and built strong. Baked maple i…

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  • 2011 Gibson SG Standard

    Verified Purchase

    I just got the guitar a few hours ago and love the Gator case! Then I opened the case and fell in love with the guitar! It’s gorgeous as described! Rod , you Rock Brother! Wow I will do business with you again! Many Thanks! God Bless! Terry Powers Black Oak Arkansas

  • Very versatile guitar

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    Specifically a 2016. Very light weight compared to other gibsons I've played. Action is very comfortable and guitar is quite easy to setup and intonation is very simple to get nearly perfect. I specifically bought to play more bluesy rock and doom metal on vs my schecter with EMGs for the thrashy st…

  • Verified Purchase

    Great service and shipped right away. The guitar was very good on intonation and very clean. The Bare Knuckle Nailbomb pickups are great! Little ground buzz on the pickup selector nut, but addressing that separately.

  • Needed work but great

    Verified Purchase

    A great guitar. Does exactly what you'd expect. Needed a fret dress, they were far too high, but now plays like a dream. Standard traditional - spot on... all you'll ever need. I'm not impressed with the gig bag but that's a minor criticism.