Body: Body Type: SJ-200 Series (Southern/Super-Jumbo), Top: Sitka Spruce, Back and Sides: Maple Back and Sides, Marquetry Strip Inlaid in Back, Binding: Multiply Top and Back Binding, Traditional Double Ring Rosette, Bracing: Traditional SJ-2...
James Bay, Incredible singer songwriter from the UK playing a cover of Bruce Springsteen "I'm on fire". In an interview with Acoustic Magazines, talking about the SJ-200 "I don't know, it's really great!" It seems that the Jumbo body guitars are apart of the iconic James Bay sound, noted by his Epiphone EJ-200 played whilst busking in Brighton until the early period of his career.more
Bob Dylan has played an SJ 200, according to [this article](http://www.premierguitar.com/articles/21766-gibson-introduces-bob-dylan-signature-models), by Premier Guitar, which says, "After years of design and development overseen by the artist’s personal guidance, The Bob Dylan Autographed SJ-200 Collector’s Edition is an exact replica of Bob’s personal highly-customized SJ-200."more
Sheryl Crow uses a Gibson SJ 200 for acoustic work.
In this video from Austin, TX public access television Townes can be seen playing the SJ-200 that was his primary guitar from 1991 until his death on January 1, 1997. The FAQ on the Townes Van Zandt fansite Blue Sky mentions that this guitar was acquired through an endroement deal with Gibson. It had a spruce top, maple back and sides, and a maple neck. According to Gibson luthier Chip Phillips, "Every time I saw him since he got that guitar, he was very appreciative. Townes wasn't a materialistic person, but you'd have had a hard time prying that guitar away from him. It was his pride and joy." (http://pnwpest.org/coopl/tvzfaq.html#19)more
Mentioned in this January 23, 2002 Country Music Television article. > The Gibson Montana division of the Gibson Guitar Corporation has created the Gibson L-200 Emmylou Harris guitar, a slightly smaller version of the classic Gibson SJ-200 that Harris has played throughout her career. “I love the size of this guitar,” the singer says in a news release. Harris’ black J-200, with a red rose inlaid in the top, appears on the cover of her 1979 release, *Blue Kentucky Girl*. A pink J-200 is a central image for her 1985 album, *The Ballad of Sally Rose*. The SJ-200 was introduced in 1937 as the Super Jumbo and was a favorite of singing cowboys.more
Body: Body Type: SJ-200 Series (Southern/Super-Jumbo), Top: Sitka Spruce, Back and Sides: Maple Back and Sides, Marquetry Strip Inlaid in Back, Binding: Multiply Top and Back Binding, Traditional Double Ring Rosette, Bracing: Traditional SJ-200 X-Braced Top,
Headstock: Type: Traditional J-200, Angle: 17 deg, Inlay: Mother of Pearl Gibson Logo and Crown, Binding: Single Ply Binding,
Neck: Species: Maple, Profile: Rounded, Thickness: 1.725" at Nut, Binding: Single-Ply Cream Binding, Truss Rod: Single Action Adhesive Premium Titebond,
Fingerboard: Species: Rosewood, Frets: 20, Scale Length: 25 1/2", Radius: 12" Radius, Fret Wire: Gibson Acoustic Standard Fret Wire, Inlays: Mother of Pearl Crowns, Adhesive Premium Titebond
Pickups for the recent Standart models: Model: Fishman Ellipse Aura (Baggs Element on Wine Red and Transblack models),
Available Finishes (current): - Vintage Sunburst, - Antique Natural, - Wine Red, - Transblack