Mesa Boogie amplifiers is now joining the Gibson family after a massive purchase from the guitar giants. The amps will be sold under the 'Custom Shop' name.
Mesa Boogie is a guitar and bass amplifier company based in Petaluma, California. Mesa Boogie was started by Randall Smith in 1969 as a company that modified Fender combo amps. Smith's modifications gave the amps much more input gain and giving them a unique and distorted tone. Mesa Boogie customers include Carlos Santana, as well as Keith Richards.