Gibson Acoustic represent the history as well as the future of the electric guitar. The models whose designs have become classics include the ES-175, ES-335, Flying V, Explorer, Firebird, SGs and Les Pauls. This is a testament to Gibson's wide appeal, spanning more than four decades of music styles. Gibson Acoustics close relationship with musicians is manifest in endorsement models from King, Atkins and jazz greats Howard Roberts and Herb Ellis, plus new Les Pauls made to the personal specifications of rock stars Jimmy Page and Joe Perry. In 1994, Gibson's Centennial year, the new Nighthawk model won an industry award for design, setting the stage for a second hundred years of Gibson quality and innovation. Gibson Acoustic has a location in Bozeman, Mont.