A great Ebony finish, modern cutaway and classic Gibson J-45 construction and tonewoods! The J-45 is Gibson’s best-selling acoustic of all time. Nicknamed ‘The Workhorse’ and first introduced in 1942, this iconic acoustic has become the cornerstone of its round-shoulder, dreadnought line. World renowned for its full, balanced expression, warm bass and excellent projection, the J-45 has become the go-to for artists around the world. You simply can’t go wrong with a J-45!