Gibson SG II 1971 Cherry

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In the early '70s, Gibson introduced the SG I and SG II which were updated version of the SG Standard using a fixed wraparound bridge/tailpiece and mini-humbucker pickups. The SG II had two pickups while the SG I had one

Years of Production:
 1971 - 1976

Body Style: Dual cutaway solidbody  

Wood Composition: Mahogany body, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: Dual mini-humbucker pickups, two control knobs and two pickup switches, wraparound tailpiece/bridge

Finish Specifications:  Cherry was a standard finish for the SG II. 

Notable SG Players:  Tony Iommi, Angus Young, Derek Trucks, Jeff Tweedy


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