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Who Played a 2008 Les Paul Florentine Goldtop

Hi I am trying to find if anybody famous owned or Played a GIBSON LP295 FLORENTINE LES PAUL GOLDTOP GUITAR OF THE MONTH 2008 please

regards

Alex

Help on Les Paul Studio 2000

Hello,
Im looking to buy this guitar

http://cgi.ebay.com/Gibson-Les-Paul-Studio-Transparent-Emerald-Green-2000_W0QQitemZ110417536594QQcategoryZ2384QQcmdZViewItemQQ_trksidZp4340.m215QQ_trkparmsZalgo%3DSICDD%26its%3DI%252BC%252BP%252BS%252BIA%26itu%3DUS-BWR%252BUCI%252BUCC%252BIT%252BUA%26otn%3D12%26ps%3D33#ht_500wt_1182

Its a Gibson Les Paul Studio from the year 2000 (i checked the serial number, 00690406)
Its a transparent emerald green with gold hardware and dot inlays.
I was wondering how much this guitar is worth, and how much i should spend on it.
Is it decent? What pickups does it have?

I need help soon because the auction ends.

Bryce

F/S: Gibson Custom Shop 1968 Les Paul.$1900USD,Fender Americ

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GUITAR:
Gibson Custom Shop 1968 Les Paul.............$1900USD
Gibson Custom Shop 1960 Les Paul VOS.............$900USD
Gibson HD.6X-PRO Guitar---$2500USD
Gibson Custom L4 CES Archtop Electric Guitar---$2200USD
Gibson Custom Lee Ritenour ES335 Vintage---$1,500USD
Gibson Historic 1959 Les Paul Electric---$3,000USD
Gibson Legends 1942 J-45 Acoustic Guitar Vintage Sunburst--$3,300USD
Gibson Les Paul Vintage Mahogany Electric---$350USD
Gibson Les Paul Classic Electric Guitar---$800USD
Gibson Custom Shop Class 5 Les Paul Electric---$1,000USD
Fender American Deluxe Jazz 3-tone........$480USD
Fender Classic Series '50s.....................$389usd
Fender Yngwie Malmsteen.......................$500usd
Martin D-28 Authentic 1937............$6200USD
Fender American Deluxe Jazz 3-tone.....$550usd
Martin 000-28 EC Eric Clapton Signature.......$900usd
Martin D-16GT Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar.....$380usd
Martin 000-15 Auditorium Acoustic..............$230usd
Martin 000-18 Golden Era 1937.....................$1000usd
Martin D-16GT Dreadnought...........................$330usd
Martin OM-21 Special Acoustic.....................$800usd
Martin HD-28VE Acoustic-Electric Guitar........$1200usd
Epiphone G-1275 Custom Double-Neck Electric Guitar....$350usd
Peavey
Bandit 112 TransTube Guitar.............................$120usd
Traben Bootsy Star Electric Bass Guitar.......................$$650usd
Schecter Synyster Standard Electric............................$320usd
DiPinto Galaxie 4 Electric Guitar Pink........................$220usd
Dean Dimebag Razorback Two-Tone Electric Guitar....�400euro
Dean Dave Mustaine VMNT Angel of Deth Electric Guitar........480euro
Dean Dave Mustaine V USA Limited Signature Electric Guitar............�1100euro
Dean Dimebag Razorback Slime Bumblebee Electric Guitar.....400euro
Dean Dimebag Dixie Rebel Electric Guitar.........................�320euro
Dean The Dean From Hell CFH Electric Guitar...........�300euro
Dean Razorback V 255 Electric Guitar......�450euro
Dean Dime Shadow ML Electric Guitar........�200euro
Dean Razorback 7 255 7-String Electric Guitar.............500euro
Dean Razorback DB Electric Guitar.....�150euro

GUITAR
Yamaha AE 2000 Jazz Guitar 1978 The Prototype---$1400
Yamaha AEX 1500 Electric Guitar Natural---$950
Yamaha AES920---$1000
Yamaha GC41----$2000
Yamaha CJ32----$1900
Yamaha LJ26----$2300
Yamaha BBNE2---$1800

PIANO
Yamaha YDP223 88 Key Weighted Action Digital Piano with Bench---$1250
Yamaha YPG525 Portable Grand Home Digital Piano----$299
Yamaha YDP323 Home Digital Piano---$870
Yamaha U1 48 inch Professional Upright Piano---$2000
Yamaha CP300 Piano---$1500
Yamaha CP33 Piano---$890
Yamaha YAS82Z Custom Z Eb Alto Saxophone===$650usd

Les Paul manufacture date

Can anyone tell me what year CBA-811-1053-500K AI pots were used in Les Pauls? I am trying to date a modified LP which was sold as a '68 but as the binding follows the maple cap, I believe it might be earlier.
Thanks,
Alan.

Les Paul Custom 2p-90 Antique @Thomann

Hello everyone!!!
Has anyone got some information about the Les Paul custom 2P-90 Antique which is sold @ www.thomann.de at the moment? The deal is 1698 €, which seems pretty chaep to me, compared to other Customs. I would be greatful for any coment.
Frederik

autogriph by les paul detriot 1975

In 1975 at a music store called geallnellis just out side of detriot(southfeild) les paul autographed guitar show do I get to talk to les paul about this he played my guitar for about 15 min. he was introducing the les paulferizer(like multitrack echoplex)would like to talk to les to get letter of the evite

vandergraffics pinstriping on my les paul.any info?

vandergraffics pinstriping on my les paul.any info?

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1977 Gold top - Need info

Did Gibson ever produce a 1977 Les Paul Standard - Gold Top - with 'P94' pick-ups??

Thanks!!

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This site kinda sucks!

What's up with no repies to anyone's posts? This site is extremely boring!!!! Cmon people, start talking!!

stolen guitar

My sons Les Paul left handed sunburst was stolen from Purdue University 2 years ago from Hammond, Indiana Purdue University. I am just putting this out on the net as I have done many times in the past to see if we can find this guitar. It was stolen from the battle of the bands from Purdue University Calumet It is a shame that fellow band memebers would go to this level to steal from a fellow music maker. Not to mention how heart broken he was at the time but how pissed off I was not tomention that I still am. THis is what gives musicians a bad name.

60's R0 Les Paul Reissue Value

Looks like I'm getting an R0 Reissue Cheery Sunburst Flametop. Anyone with experience or opinions? Worth? ETC...

Re: 60's R0 Les Paul Reissue Value

: Looks like I'm getting an R0 Reissue Cheery Sunburst Flametop. Anyone with experience or opinions? Worth? ETC...

My 2003 model cost me £2200 GBP and it's awesome

Les Paul Forum

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Tribute to Les Paul

In honor of Les Paul,the man and the guitar, I ask you to visit my website:tallshipwoodworking.com to see my re-creations of this beautiful guitar. Thanks

Screwless LP pickguards (scratchplates)

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Re: Screwless LP pickguards (scratchplates)

:wondering how i cold get swcrewwless pickguards

Show off your Les Paul licks

Hey check out this site where you can upload videos of you and your Les Paul
http://www.learnlicks.com/

The Les Paul BFG made me famous!!!!

LOL! It was great to be contacted by Gibson to promote the new Les Paul. Here's the Gibson link: http://www.gibson.com/bfg/player_mvillarreal.htm

'58 Les Paul for sale

Just had my Dad's 1958 Les Paul Black Beauty appraised at Gruhn's Guitars in Nashville. Anyone interested?

ringing strings

Hi
Wonder if anyone can help
I've just bought my first solid body (les paul studio)
Is it 'normal' to need to plam mute the strings to prevent them ringing when playing notes on frets 1 to 10 on high E string
At first I thought it was harmonics but it is 'just' other strings ringinging in 'sympathy'
Since all saddles are on the same bridge I could understand it but I would appreciate any expert comments

Thanks

1987 les paul custom (custom lite or trimline)

All I need to know is, that if anyone ever heard of a 1987 les paul custom lite or trimline,
I checked with the factory and it was built in april 28 1987 15th in line ,how ever when i talked to customer service greg he said he would have to get back to me, that was 4 days ago, and still no reply
description: black or ebony,looks just like a 1957 lpc, except for the interphase switch on the bottom where the four controls are located. instead of four controls there are three, and it is thinner than the lps and has no white trim wrapping on the back side of the body,only the top. gold trim on the two pick ups and bridge,and gold grover tuners
please tell me i dont have a piece of junk

Re: 1987 les paul custom (custom lite or trimline)

:
: All I need to know is, that if anyone ever heard of a 1987 les paul custom lite or trimline,
: I checked with the factory and it was built in april 28 1987 15th in line ,how ever when i talked to customer service greg he said he would have to get back to me, that was 4 days ago, and still no reply
: description: black or ebony,looks just like a 1957 lpc, except for the interphase switch on the bottom where the four controls are located. instead of four controls there are three, and it is thinner than the lps and has no white trim wrapping on the back side of the body,only the top. gold trim on the two pick ups and bridge,and gold grover tuners
: please tell me i dont have a piece of junk

Re: 1987 les paul custom (custom lite or trimline)

: :
: : All I need to know is, that if anyone ever heard of a 1987 les paul custom lite or trimline,
: : I checked with the factory and it was built in april 28 1987 15th in line ,how ever when i talked to customer service greg he said he would have to get back to me, that was 4 days ago, and still no reply
: : description: black or ebony,looks just like a 1957 lpc, except for the interphase switch on the bottom where the four controls are located. instead of four controls there are three, and it is thinner than the lps and has no white trim wrapping on the back side of the body,only the top. gold trim on the two pick ups and bridge,and gold grover tuners
: : please tell me i dont have a piece of junk

I have the same exact axe. I absolutely love it. I am a studio musician..and do a lot of in studio recording,(track work). Although I do play a lot of keybords, & some harp, and Bass tracks., I always look forward to cutting guitar tracks..and my Les Paul Custom Thinline or lite as it is called is the perfect tool for guitar track recording. I wet track through a zoom, line 6, or an old Arion DS 4 EFX unit, or a combo of them. I can create fantasic tracks and then create spacial or unique sounds with addition mixing effects on board the recording equipment. It all starts with the Les Paul and the Clean delivery into the effects units. Noisless is the key word..nothing but clean guitar sound. To me that is quality. The amount of time it takes to complete a full track sometimes more than 2 tracks depending on the Guitar work needed, can be extended by punch ins. The quality sound of this guitar compared to the weight of any other Custom is value in terms of studio time efficiency. I am in my 50's tracking time takes a toll on my energy level. I absolutely love this Les Paul Custom model..it has become sort of a Family heirloom..with my kids already vieing for it..after I go to the big studio in the sky. I lost the product manual or discription manual for it some years ago..I would like to either download another or purchase one. Do yoy know how I can get this done? THE PINK Les Paul Thinline Custom with the 3 knobs. I wish I knew more about it. No my friend it is definitely not a piece of Junk..I would never get rid of mine. I think that this Custom Les Paul model is a treasure..that will gain prominence as the years go by. By the way I bought mine brand new in 1987 at Paulus Music in Jacksonville Florida..the same place that outfitted the Almand Brothers, 38 special, and some of the Lynard Skinyard Boys

Re: 1987 les paul custom (custom lite or trimline)

I have a "metallic Sunset" '87 Les Paul Custom Lite - exactly as described by you both, only my guitar has chrome hardware as opposed to GOLD... Love this baby :)

: : : All I need to know is, that if anyone ever heard of a 1987 les paul custom lite or trimline,
: : : I checked with the factory and it was built in april 28 1987 15th in line ,how ever when i talked to customer service greg he said he would have to get back to me, that was 4 days ago, and still no reply
: : : description: black or ebony,looks just like a 1957 lpc, except for the interphase switch on the bottom where the four controls are located. instead of four controls there are three, and it is thinner than the lps and has no white trim wrapping on the back side of the body,only the top. gold trim on the two pick ups and bridge,and gold grover tuners
: : : please tell me i dont have a piece of junk

:
: I have the same exact axe. I absolutely love it. I am a studio musician..and do a lot of in studio recording,(track work). Although I do play a lot of keybords, & some harp, and Bass tracks., I always look forward to cutting guitar tracks..and my Les Paul Custom Thinline or lite as it is called is the perfect tool for guitar track recording. I wet track through a zoom, line 6, or an old Arion DS 4 EFX unit, or a combo of them. I can create fantasic tracks and then create spacial or unique sounds with addition mixing effects on board the recording equipment. It all starts with the Les Paul and the Clean delivery into the effects units. Noisless is the key word..nothing but clean guitar sound. To me that is quality. The amount of time it takes to complete a full track sometimes more than 2 tracks depending on the Guitar work needed, can be extended by punch ins. The quality sound of this guitar compared to the weight of any other Custom is value in terms of studio time efficiency. I am in my 50's tracking time takes a toll on my energy level. I absolutely love this Les Paul Custom model..it has become sort of a Family heirloom..with my kids already vieing for it..after I go to the big studio in the sky. I lost the product manual or discription manual for it some years ago..I would like to either download another or purchase one. Do yoy know how I can get this done? THE PINK Les Paul Thinline Custom with the 3 knobs. I wish I knew more about it. No my friend it is definitely not a piece of Junk..I would never get rid of mine. I think that this Custom Les Paul model is a treasure..that will gain prominence as the years go by. By the way I bought mine brand new in 1987 at Paulus Music in Jacksonville Florida..the same place that outfitted the Almand Brothers, 38 special, and some of the Lynard Skinyard Boys

Re: 1987 les paul custom (custom lite or trimline)

 1987 les paul custom (custom lite or trimline)

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Fitting a scratch plate

Fitting a scratch plate

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1979 les paul custom for sale

go to ebay: http://cgi.ebay.com/Les-Paul-Custom-1979-RARE-COLOR-with-case_W0QQitemZ7412300923QQcategoryZ47072QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

LP Classic vs LP STD

Hi there!. It is believed that the gibson LP STD is a better guitar than the LP Classic, but I've tried both of them and it happens that I prefer the classic!! I'm not an expert, and maybe I'm missing sth. Is the STD unarguably better guitar than the Classic?? is the STD more expensive only because it's got a name?? Luckily, I can afford both of them, so i would deeply appreciate any information you can give me. Cheers!!

Re: LP Classic vs LP STD

It all depends on what you are after. The Classic has the ceramic 496R and 500T pickups that scream at whatever sound level your amplifier is on. It is made for rock and roll, period. I play both rock and blues, and the Classic is simply too hot for blues, especially when I am playing rhythm behind someone's soloing. The downside to the Classic is its wood choice, which accounts for the price difference. The Standard uses grade AA maple for its top; that grade of maple has no knots or whirls. The wood for the Classic is not even graded. My Classic has a number of whirls that are clearly visible against light. Wood choice is not a big issue with solid body guitars, but definitely an issue with acoustic instruments.
The Standards made after 2004 have the so called BurstBucker pickups. I have an LP Custom fitted with 3 BurstBuckers. The BurstBuckers are more controllable than the ceramic pickups, and they have more flexibility in that they do not scream at lower volume levels. For recording and rhythm work, I prefer guitars fitted with BurstBuckers simply because they don't get into everybody's face in the way the ceramics do.

1972 Black Les Paul Custom

1972 Black Les Paul Custom

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les paul vs. laptop

for christmas i can get a laptop or a les paul. which should i get. my dad doesnt want to spend the much on a les paul. does anyone know where i can get some cheap ones? gibson, not epiphone.

Re: les paul vs. laptop

thats an easy one,that lap top will be obsolete in one year,the les paul will never be obsolete,not even in 100 years!

looking for les paul

Hi,
I am in New Jersey, USA and am looking for a mid 1970's Les Paul Custom in alpine white/cream. Must be in good or better condition.
\Thanks!
John
(732) 786 9075
(732) 492 6452

Any advice on amps for my Les Paul?

Do you have any advice, experience, opinions on amps for my Les Paul?

Re: Any advice on amps for my Les Paul?

Try a Hiwatt. They're an English amp with a great sound and reputation.
http://www.hiwatt.com/
Another you might look at can be found here. I haven't used one but the promo's impressive http://www.gabtone.com

'57 Custom Shop Historic '57 goldtop reissue question

Can anyone tell me what if any differences there are between a 2005 model of this guitar and a 2000 (Tom Murphy era) version of the same? Second question, did they use the long neck tenon in the 2000 version?

Thanks in advance, I can't an answer to these questions...

How old is this Les Paul Custom?

Anybody know how old this axe is?

Serial #: 6 1393 (Yellow ink, in back of headstock)
Carved mahogany top
Single cutaway
Mahogany back and neck
One black P-90 pickup in bridge position
One Alnico V pickup in neck position
Both pickups have black covers
Multiple bound top and back
Peghead appears to have multiple bindings
Block fingerboard inlays
Pearl logo
5-piece diamond peghead inlay
Low "fretless wonder" frets
Gold plated parts
Black finish

Unusual 'trapeze' style tailpiece (flat metal, not round rod), w/metal compensated bridge.
Bridge raise/lowers via allen screw support posts.

Current owner purchased it (2nd hand) in 1961-62.

Re: How old is this Les Paul Custom?

:
: Anybody know how old this axe is?

: Serial #: 6 1393 (Yellow ink, in back of headstock)
: Carved mahogany top
: Single cutaway
: Mahogany back and neck
: One black P-90 pickup in bridge position
: One Alnico V pickup in neck position
: Both pickups have black covers
: Multiple bound top and back
: Peghead appears to have multiple bindings
: Block fingerboard inlays
: Pearl logo
: 5-piece diamond peghead inlay
: Low "fretless wonder" frets
: Gold plated parts
: Black finish

: Unusual 'trapeze' style tailpiece (flat metal, not round rod), w/metal compensated bridge.
: Bridge raise/lowers via allen screw support posts.

: Current owner purchased it (2nd hand) in 1961-62.
Without seeing it, I can't be positive but the serial number indicates 1956.

Re: How old is this Les Paul Custom?

I think 1956. It sounds like you have some parts that are not original. www.guitardaterproject.org should be able to tell you exactly where and when your guitar was built.

Paul

Help with Scratch Plate

hey. i was wondering with a epiphone les Paul can you take the scratch plate off . if you can that whould be verry help full thnx plz Wb soon htnx.
fred

Epi LP pickguard

Yes,you can.Nothing but a tiny screw hole left

aging a Les Paul

Where can I find Do It Yourself instructions or a guide to create
lacquer checking and age the hardware on my Les Paul? ( naturally I'll practice on some lacquered wood blocks and chrome spare parts)
Respectable shops want to charge $ 250- $600 for light checking and hardware aging.

Thanks,
TOny

1977 Les Paul Custom

I have a 1977 Les Paul Custom . Color is Natural. This guitar is the 3 pick up model.It's in need of refretting and refinishing. Is it a good idea to refinish and refret? Or should i just leave it as is. I can't seem to find any info on the 3 pick up Natural Les Paul Customs.

refin and re-fret

hi,Refretting is fine if you can't crown em.If it's got neck binding it becomes a big job.Refinishing will probably decrease the value.I had a 3 pickup lp but it was the SG bodied guitar.Don't know about the single cuts

need help buying

hey all,
i would like to purchase a les paul for my gurlfriend, who is currently playing an 87 les paul. i wanted something vintage and earlier than what she has. i know the 50's and 60's ones are great, but a bit pricey. lookin to keep it under 3,000$. i realiz there are good years and perhaps less good years for these types of things, and i am not completely schooled in what is what here. i do know she is interested in the black beauty models. are all the 70's vintage black beauties similar? earlier or later better? good price? also, and forgive my ignorance here, but i have seen some of the earlier (late 50's) black beauties, with the crazy wammy bar, unlike todays wammy bars. are these available on the 70's ones as well, or if not, can one buy an older one and attach it to a 70's model?

any input would be a great help, as i'm sort of doing this blindly, and it's a bit of a surprise gift so i need to steer around her. if it helps to know, most of her bands music is sort of 60's psych rock influenced.

thanks,
zook

New LP

hi,man.Pre 69,s seem to be more valuable because of the Norlin purchase in tue end of 68,start of 69.I had a 50,s model W/ a Bigsby,don't kmow if it was factory or added later.In the 60,s they weren't rare,just expensive compared to everything else.somebody stole it in 68.I bought a Goldtop / P-90,s and a black Custom w/paf,s.I've still got em.I love the thinline necks started in the 60,s.The 50,s were a lot rounder C-shape.You may be able to find a 60,s,and if you use hers for a trade,you can definitely find something.Good Luck.That guy above with the 5 digit number,I'm pretty sure it's a 56.As far as the tailpiece goes,odball stuff was'nt unusual.They experimented a lot,and mom and pop stores could call Kalamazoo and special order stupp.Very valuable guitar,friend.Congratulations

Bigsby

yeah,man.You can buy a Bigsby tailpiece that fits a Les Paul without drilling holes.They anchor from the straphanger,and have felt pads on the part that rests on the guitar.absolutely no damage.They even send you a longer strapholder screw.Chrome or gold,about $150,$170.They seem to unbalance the gguitar,though.A couple of hours osed to kill me.Go to ebay,Bigsby B-70 tremolo.Their will be a bunch.Have fun.Nice present

Les paul recording

hello,
i'm french and i would like to finc the schematics for the les paul recording guitar please
bye
daniel

Gibson Les Paul Vari-Tone 12 String?

Gibson Les Paul Vari-Tone 12 String?

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