Ibanez revives the Paul Gilbert PGM for 2023

Paul Gilbert holds both of his new Ibanez signature PGM guitars
(Image credit: Sam Gehrke/Ibanez)

In recent years, Paul Gilbert's Ibanez PGM signature guitar has indeed been in production, but only in the form of "Mikro" models, which feature 22.2" scale lengths.

Now, though, the electric guitar virtuoso has revived the full-scale version of his take on the '80s style SuperStrat, with the unveiling of new Ibanez PGM50 and PGM1000T models.

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Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at GuitarWorld.com. He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.