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RIP Les Paul

Les Paul, whose pioneering electric guitars were used by a legion of rock stars, has died at the age of 94. Mr Paul died from complications of pneumonia in New York, according to Gibson, the firm that sold his guitars. He is credited with inventing the solid-body electric guitar, which went on sale in 1952 […]

Neil Schon Signature Les Paul

After my post about the Gibson Les Paul Axcess, I thought I should follow up my mention of the Neal Schon Signature Les Paul. I believe only about 80 of these guitars were made by the Gibson Custom Shop, so they certainly fit under the collectable category. Here is a video of Neal discussing and […]

Collectable Guitars pt 1 – Gibson Les Paul

What guitars would make the basis of a dream guitar collection?  In these posts we’ll look at the rarest, most valuable, most collectable or just drop-dead gorgeous guitars – starting with one of the most valuable types of guitar available. Late 50’s to early 60’s Gibson Les Paul These are seriously valuable guitars, especially all original models. New […]