Gibson presents Jumbo Guitars J-185 Red Spruce VSB. If you are on the lookout for steel string guitars or guitars and basses in general, then this may be a fitting choice. Make sure to check out the reviews but first of all press the red button below to see if it fits your music taste.
Chris Roditis took the WHATISGOODFORME test and scored a 88% match with J-185 Red Spruce VSB
88% match
Chris likes Indie Rock, Synthpop and New Wave
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Music taste profile of people who like this gear

Our latest analysis of the music taste of people who like "J-185 Red Spruce VSB" shows that it is mostly liked by people who listen to blues, country or classic rock and are fans of Willie Nelson, The Who or Queen.

User data for this research, chart data and conclusions reviewed by the MusicNGear Editorial team

Fans of Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB by artist

Fans by artist
artistFans
Willie Nelson102.8Willie Nelson: 102.8 fans
The Who95.8The Who: 95.8 fans
Queen91.8Queen: 91.8 fans
The Rolling Stones79.6The Rolling Stones: 79.6 fans
Stevie Ray Vaughan70.4Stevie Ray Vaughan: 70.4 fans
John Lee Hooker68.6John Lee Hooker: 68.6 fans
Eric Clapton64.8Eric Clapton: 64.8 fans
Miles Davis52.6Miles Davis: 52.6 fans
B.B. King52.4B.B. King: 52.4 fans
AC/DC50.6AC/DC: 50.6 fans

Fans of Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB by genre

Fans by genre
genreFans
Blues315.8Blues: 315.8 fans
Country295.8Country: 295.8 fans
Classic rock288.8Classic rock: 288.8 fans
Pop176.8Pop: 176.8 fans
Alternative rock113.8Alternative rock: 113.8 fans

Fans of Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB by age

Fans by age
ageFans
55 and above216.455 and above: 216.4 fans
45 to 54115.645 to 54: 115.6 fans
18 to 2475.618 to 24: 75.6 fans
35 to 4445.235 to 44: 45.2 fans

Fans of Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB by country

Fans by country
countryFans
United States100.8United States: 100.8 fans
United Kingdom67United Kingdom: 67 fans
Canada59.4Canada: 59.4 fans
Germany43.4Germany: 43.4 fans
Romania36Romania: 36 fans
France29France: 29 fans
Italy27.2Italy: 27.2 fans
Netherlands23.4Netherlands: 23.4 fans
Turkey18Turkey: 18 fans
Norway16.2Norway: 16.2 fans
Ireland9Ireland: 9 fans
Austria9Austria: 9 fans
Switzerland7.2Switzerland: 7.2 fans
Denmark7.2Denmark: 7.2 fans

Fans of Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB by gender

Fans by gender
genderFans
Male436.6Male: 436.6 fans
Female16.2Female: 16.2 fans

Fans of Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB by type of use

Fans by type of use
type of useFans
non-professional use75.6non-professional use: 75.6 fans
professional use377.2professional use: 377.2 fans

Fans of Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB by ownership

Fans by ownership
ownershipFans
got it146.4got it: 146.4 fans
want it252.4want it: 252.4 fans

If you're out shopping for jumbo guitars and you really want to see if "Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB" is a fitting choice for you, then take the "Goodforme" test for a more personalized result.

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How does the Goodforme test work?

We have collected data (music preferences, personality traits and demographics) by people who took the Goodforme Test for "J-185 Red Spruce VSB" and relevant gear by Gibson, in "Jumbo Guitars" or related categories and together with the tech specs of products in our database we feed it into our state-of-the-art recommendation engine. A sample of the data we are using to generate the results for the Goodforme Test, reports and visualizations for this gear can be found below.

For the scientific approach behind our collaborative and content-based filtering algorithms used in our hybrid recommender system please consult [1], [2], [3], [4], [5] and [6]

Latest test results

A fan of AC/DC matches 61% with Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB or a relevant item
61%

A male fan of AC/DC, Jimi Hendrix and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Blues , aged 45-54 y.o. from Italy took the "Goodforme" test for Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB 1 year 2 weeks ago and scored 61%

A fan of Miles Davis matches 34% with Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB or a relevant item
34%

A male fan of Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, B.B. King, John Lee Hooker, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Adele and Country, Jazz, Blues, Latin , aged 55 y.o. or older from Germany took the "Goodforme" test for Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB 2 years 10 months ago and scored 34%

A fan of The Who matches 46% with Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB or a relevant item
46%

A male fan of The Who, The Rolling Stones, Willie Nelson, The Black Keys, Jimmy Page and Classic rock, Country, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB 8 years 4 months ago and scored 46%

A fan of The Rolling Stones matches 66% with Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB or a relevant item
66%

A male fan of The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Mötley Crüe, Miles Davis, Howlin' Wolf and Classic rock, Alternative rock, Metal, Country, Jazz, Blues , aged 45-54 y.o. from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB 8 years 5 months ago and scored 66%

A fan of Lady Gaga matches 49% with Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB or a relevant item
49%

A male fan of Lady Gaga, The Who, Eagles and Pop, Classic rock , aged 35-44 y.o. from France took the "Goodforme" test for Gibson J-185 Red Spruce VSB 9 years 1 month ago and scored 49%

A fan of The Who matches 54% with Gibson HP 665 SB or a relevant item
54%

A male fan of The Who, The Beatles, Deep Purple, Tim McGraw, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Damian Marley and Pop, Classic rock, Country, Blues, Reggae , aged 55 y.o. or older from Canada took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 3 months 3 weeks ago and scored 54%

A fan of The Who matches 59% with Gibson HP 665 SB or a relevant item
59%

A male fan of The Who, Queen, ABBA, The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Tom Waits, John Lee Hooker and Pop, Classic rock, Country, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from United Kingdom took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 6 months 3 weeks ago and scored 59%

A fan of Willie Nelson matches 58% with Gibson Billie Joe Armstrong J-180 or a relevant item
58%

A male fan of Willie Nelson, Dixie Chicks, John Lee Hooker and Country, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from Norway took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 11 months 3 weeks ago and scored 58%

A fan of Pearl Jam matches 59% with Gibson HP 665 SB or a relevant item
59%

A male fan of Pearl Jam, Tim McGraw, Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy and Classic rock, Alternative rock, Country, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from Canada took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 1 year 3 months ago and scored 59%

A fan of Gary Clark Jr. matches 99% with Gibson SJ-200 Snakebite or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Gary Clark Jr., Queen, Led Zeppelin, Alan Jackson, B.B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Classic rock, Country, Blues , aged 35-44 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 1 year 5 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of The Carter Family matches 48% with Gibson HP 665 SB or a relevant item
48%

A male fan of The Carter Family and Country , aged 55 y.o. or older from Canada took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 1 year 6 months ago and scored 48%

A fan of George Strait matches 81% with Gibson 1934 Jumbo Flattop Reissue or a relevant item
81%

A male fan of George Strait, The Carter Family, Willie Nelson, Muddy Waters and Country, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from United States took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 1 year 7 months ago and scored 81%

A fan of The Who matches 88% with Gibson 1934 Jumbo Flattop Reissue or a relevant item
88%

A male fan of The Who, The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, AC/DC, Tom Waits, Eric Clapton, John Lee Hooker, Howlin' Wolf and Classic rock, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from United States took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 1 year 7 months ago and scored 88%

A fan of Willie Nelson matches 53% with Gibson HP 665 SB or a relevant item
53%

A male fan of Willie Nelson and Country , aged 55 y.o. or older from Ireland took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 1 year 7 months ago and scored 53%

A fan of Eric Clapton matches 32% with Gibson HP 665 SB or a relevant item
32%

A male fan of Eric Clapton, Buena Vista Social Club, Gipsy Kings and Jazz, Blues, Latin , aged 18-24 y.o. from Germany took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 1 year 11 months ago and scored 32%

A fan of Eagles matches 99% with Gibson J-185 EC VS or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Eagles, Black Sabbath, Miles Davis, Nat King Cole and Classic rock, Alternative rock, Country, Jazz, Blues , aged 45-54 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 2 years 2 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Queen matches 44% with Gibson HP 665 SB or a relevant item
44%

A female fan of Queen, Norah Jones, Frank Sinatra and Pop, Jazz, Latin , aged 55 y.o. or older from Netherlands took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 2 years 7 months ago and scored 44%

A fan of Jack Johnson matches 72% with Gibson Billie Joe Armstrong J-180 or a relevant item
72%

A male fan of Jack Johnson, The Who, Queen, Taylor Swift, Willie Nelson and Pop, Classic rock, Alternative rock, Country, Latin , aged 18-24 y.o. from United States took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 3 years 6 months ago and scored 72%

A fan of Jack Johnson matches 99% with Gibson J-45 Standard VS 2018 or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Jack Johnson, B.B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Pop, Classic rock, Blues , aged 55 y.o. or older from Canada took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 3 years 8 months ago and scored 99%

A fan of Queen matches 99% with Gibson J45 TV VS or a relevant item
99%

A male fan of Queen, Pink Floyd, Bon Jovi, Pearl Jam, U2, Coldplay and Classic rock, Alternative rock , aged 45-54 y.o. from Canada took the "Goodforme" test for a relevant item by Gibson in the Jumbo Guitars category 5 years 5 days ago and scored 99%

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