Gibson Explorer Gothic 1999 Black

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $665$955

The Explorer Gothic was introduced in 1998 with all black hardware and a black finish. This Explorer was part of an effort on the part of Gibson to attract Metal players from that era.  

Years of Production: 
1998 - 2003

Body Style: Angled solidbody

Wood Composition: Mahogany body, Maple neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: Dual uncovered humbuckers, two volume and one tone control, tune-o-matic bridge, stopbar tailpiece

Notable Explorer Players: The Edge, Billy Gibbons, James Hetfield 


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