Gibson guitars and Triumph bikes have unveiled one-off fashions that remember the hyperlink between musical and motorbike rockers.
The 1959 Legends Customized Version Gibson Les Paul comes with Triumph design particulars, whereas Triumph has unveiled a 1959 Legends Customized Version T120 Bonneville with Gibson design references.
The guitar has a hand-coach-lined pickguard impressed by the Bonneville’s trademark engine fins, and etched pick-up covers, branded truss rod cowl and reissue swap backplate.
Triumph’s Bonneville T120 Gibson tribute contains a hand-painted sunburst paint scheme just like the Gibson with black painted guitar neck and headstock form, edged with hand-painted coach lining, plus a bunch of branded touches.
The one-off fashions will probably be prizes for the very best fundraisers at this yr’s Distinguished Gentleman’s Journey, a world charity for males’s psychological well being and prostate most cancers consciousness and fundraising.
The collaboration makes a whole lot of sense as many elderly rockers love their Bonnevilles and possibly undergo from prostate points!
And late final yr Triumph Bikes introduced it’ll proceed its nine-year affiliation with DGR for 5 extra years.
Whereas these are solely one-off fashions for the DGR, I ponder if Gibson and Triumph will supply these as limited-edition fashions.
As an previous rocker myself, I’d actually like to personal certainly one of every!