The Gibson 50s LG-2 has powerful sound in a comfortable compact. The output of this “little giant” is comparable to a J-45. Nonetheless, this magnificent tiny has the detail and intimacy that only a small-bodied guitar can provide. The ’50s LG-2’s scalloped-braced Sitka spruce top and solid mahogany back and sides give a rich, mellow tone with a quick response. Acoustically, it has a lot of dynamics and character. When connected, an integrated LR Baggs VTC pickup system allows you to bring that premium Gibson tone to the stage. If you’re a folk guitarist or fingerstylist looking for a comfortable stage and studio player, the ’50s LG-2 is ready to go.
A small-body acoustic with a rich Gibson tone. While preserving excellent clarity and focus in individual notes, this little behemoth generates a lovely and sensuous tone that rivals much larger-bodied guitars. The beautifully balanced 50s LG-2 Original maintains a broad dynamic range while being comfortable under arm and is ideal for folk, blues, and finger style. The warmth and richness that have made spruce and mahogany a classic combination in acoustic flat-top guitars are provided by handcrafted solid tonewood and scalloped top bracing.
The LR Baggs VTC acoustic pickup system on the ’50s LG-2 is a popular choice among Gibson’s acoustic players. This system includes a low-profile undersaddle transducer that improves pickup-to-guitar connection for a powerful, vibrant, and natural acoustic sound. The VTC, when combined with an inbuilt preamplifier and an unobtrusive and removable volume control positioned right inside the soundhole, offers your Gibson ’50s LG-2 the amplification it requires without sacrificing tone or comfort.
Gibson acoustic guitars have inspired countless players throughout the world since their inception by some of the most experienced luthiers in the world. When you buy a ’50s LG-2 or any other Gibson acoustic, you know you’re receiving the best tonewoods, hardware, and attention to detail. These instruments are designed to sound fantastic and last a long time.