1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

Need some help here (Gibson)

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Brendan, Dec 19, 2000.

  1. Brendan

    Brendan Supporting Member

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    My Grandma is trying to hook me up with a new bass. Unfortunatly, she has some idea, but does not fully realize I play bass (everything from a guitar to a bass is "guitar" to her), so she tells me that a guy is selling a Gibson BlueHawk. Now, I know there's a Gibson BluesHawk that is a guitar, but, My grandma says it's (BlueHawk) a bass. I don't have the guys number so I can't ask him. Is this a bass? And if possible, is there a BluesHawk that's a bass, or, am I just getting led on by a grandma who means well?
  2. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    I've never heard of a Gibson BlueHawk. Prehaps she meant Thunderbird.
  3. hoesley


    Feb 3, 2000
    the blueshawk is a guitar, and a sweet one at that. i'd take it if i were you :)
    you can check it out at http://www.gibson.com
    for the most part, the only basses gibson makes are EBs (SG style), the Thunderbird, and the Les Paul
  4. The BluesHawk is a semi-hollow guitar that has a shorter body than a regular Les Paul. I've heard they're real nice guitars too...

Share This Page