“Welcome to the guitar collection. On the second floor of our store we have on display over 300 guitars and more than 50 amps that I’ve accumulated over the years. The friends and customers that have visited us seem to really appreciate being able to view this, so we thought we would share it with our online friends and fellow guitar enthusiasts as well. Enjoy!”
– Dave Rogers
The items in Dave’s Collection are not available for purchase.
- Gibson X
Thunberbird II Bass, ’64
Sunburst, “Reverse body”, Serial number 194617.
Sunburst, Serial number 252074. The Gibson J-160E was introduced in July of 1954 as its second electrified flat top guitar. It had the look of a regular slope-shoulder Gibson like… READ MORE
Natural, Serial number A30855. In 1958 Gibson combined concepts of the Les Paul solid body guitar introduced in 1952, and the thinline guitars it launched in 1955. The Les Paul,… READ MORE
Natural, Serial number A2454.
Natural, Serial number A4584.
Cherry, Serial number 73855.
ES-5 Switchmaster, ’59
Sunburst, Serial number A30449. By the late 1940’s, after the slowdown in factory production during World War Two, Gibson was once again focused on expanding its electric guitar line. The… READ MORE
Sunburst, Serial number A25586.
Les Paul Model, ’56
Black, Serial # 65398, Very rare to see one of these in all Black. This one is not in pristine condition, but it is certainly rare enough to where it… READ MORE
EB-1 Bass, ’58
Natural, Serial # 82933. Gibson introduced its first solid body bass guitar in 1953. It was named the Electric Bass, and was Gibson’s response to Fender’s Precision Bass released in… READ MORE
EH-150 Lap Steel and matching amp, ’37
Sunburst, Serial # 2796. The popularity of Hawaiian style music in the early 1900’s created a demand for instruments specially made to accommodate the Hawaiian technique. The top companies, Martin… READ MORE
L-5 “Fern”, ’43
Sunburst, Serial # 97608.
Natural, Serial # A4308. Gibson introduced its first electric guitar, the ES-150 in 1936. Its acceptance by influential players like Eddie Durham and Charlie Christian led to the manufacture of… READ MORE
Sunburst, Serial # A2438.
Sunburst, Serial # A2135.
Firebird VII, ’65
Sunburst, Non-Reverse model, Serial # 501529.
EB-2DC Bass, ’67
Cherry, Serial # 897004.
Sunburst, Serial # A33186.
Trini Lopez Deluxe, ’68
Sparkling Burgundy, Serial # 899091. In 1965, Gibson added Trini Lopez to its list of artists with signature guitars. These included Tal Farlow, Johnny Smith, Barney Kessel, and the Everly… READ MORE