Excerpt: Although 1952 was the year that the Gibson Les Paul first arrived on the market, Gibson has chosen 2013 - the, erm, 61st anniversary of the guitar's introduction and the 98th anniversary of the birth of Lester William Polsfuss - to celebrate the iconic musician's love of guitars with The Year Of Les Paul. What this means, in practice, is a boatload of new versions of the guitars that originally carried his name: the Les Paul and SG.
Excerpt: This is really an amazing guitar. The price is high, but no so high it's out of the affordable range. If you're not stuck on the classics and appreciate technology, you will love this guitar. Just the fact that it keeps itself in tune was worth the money to me.
Excerpt: Not a bad unit for a beginner who wants a Les Paul appearance and not a cheap knockoff. It's not going to allow you to develop a very quick lead style because of the fingerboard limitations. Chording suffers somewhat from intonation issues due to the short scale and lack of precision fretting. If you tune to the bar chords and play power chords...
Excerpt: good guitar but you'll need to upgrade the tuners [ read more on Audiofanzine ] Nice investment, Not only for the money but the future of playing. This Guitar is built to last a life time. Very wise choice. [ read more on Audiofanzine ] A fine rock/blues instrument with good tone and playability. Half the price of a Standard too. [ read more on Audiofanzine ] This guitar is the best thing I have ever heard or played!
Excerpt: the bottom line is i love this guitar,its like a piece of art. and the deal i got incredible! allthough you may never match the deal i got if you like the way it plays,and the sound.and you have the financial means go for it! you wont be disapointed.if this guitar were stolen i would buy another in a heartbeat, assuming of course i could afford it [ read more on Audiofanzine ]
Excerpt: The best guitar I own, the second best I've ever played (the first being an original Antonio Jurado owned by Segovia), and definitely my personal favorite to display. I suggest that if you suddenly come into a great deal of money and have already put enough of it away in the bank and in investments and charity, buy this guitar. It is a work of ...
Excerpt: WONDERFUL...if you want a versatile guitar for around £200 that'll last get this one [ read more on Audiofanzine ] The guitar is great but its a pain in the arse to keep clean the pickups sound great distorted or clean and are perfect for heavy metal [ read more on Audiofanzine ] If you like BLACK SABBATH, you should buy this guitar. [ read more on Audiofanzine ] This is a great guitar for just about any type of music.
Excerpt: [ read more on Audiofanzine ] Why are you still reading this? Go buy one!! It is that awesome! I just regret not getting it sooner,it's a stripped down tone machine that begs to be played! And yes you could look at it as long as you could play it!!