From the Archives
EVH’s Frankenstein gets the Chibson “OCD” treatment
“Meticulous” doesn’t even begin to describe Chibson USA’s attention to detail, but it comes quite close. So readers will not be surprised to learn that when the Chibson team took it upon themselves to redesign [...]
Chibson USA’s single ingredient for success: ‘Just Frets’
The music business is a strange place where liars and thieves wait to take advantage of you - and that’s just in the parking lot of Chibson HQ! Despite the fact that success in the [...]
Bass Player’s ‘Slap Secret’ is so old, it’s new again.
The guitarist's ultimate dilemma centers around having a consistent instrument and tone at all times. One of the biggest tools in a musician's arsenal is their strings. From flatwounds to heavy gauges, musicians are constantly [...]
Joe Exotic has guitarists singing ‘Hear Kitty Kitty’
Some people grow up to be Astronauts. Others, Figure Skaters. And those rare few grow up to be notorious Animal Wranglers famous for all the wrong reasons. When a young Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage strolled into the original [...]
It’s double or nothing for Michael Angelo Batio & Chibson
When it comes to guitar-shredding superheroes from another planet, one particular virtuoso tops the list and that is Michael-Angelo Batio! You may remember MAB from his countless magazine articles and covers, instructional videos, or his [...]
Two is definitely ‘better than one’ says Stevie Ray Vai
Cloning. Just the word alone will conjure up a whole host of feelings, thoughts, and skepticism. But here at Chibson HQ, we see $$$ where others see ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ In the early 1980s, we created the [...]
The hellish new signature guitar, made for a Top Chef!
Musicians and foodies alike may be surprised to learn that Chibson USA was the first company to sponsor celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay. When we first learned of this foul-mouthed chef from across the pond, who [...]
Necks and bolts makes famed 90’s singer…excited!
At Chibson USA, we think of only one man when we think of resilience and strength. Michael Bolton. Inspired by the aesthetics of a Power Pop Icon, we invented an entirely new approach to Electric [...]
Joe Bonamassa’s persona immortalized in plastic
Over the years, Chibson has gained notoriety for its keen eye for innovation and its ability to have its finger on the pulse of the music industry. Just a quick glance at Chibson's vast [...]
When It Comes To Guitars… Chibson Delivers
If tasty licks are your thing, then look no further than Chibson USA's new Single Slice Cut Away Guitar Pizza.
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Jared James Nichols Signature Picks Are Just The “Tip” Of The Iceberg
Chibson, along with their team of scientists, looked into creating an authentic guitar pick that closely modeled Jared's own fingers.
Chibson USA Steps In The Right Direction With Pedalboard Hero!
The game combines real-world skill and agility in selecting the correct pedal for the corresponding song-Quickly!