Posted on 2019-10-29 2019-10-25 by theguitarguy. With the Gibson Les Paul Special Tribute P-90 Ebony Satin, the traditional Nashville-based company is launching a minimalist interpretation of the legendary Les Paul model that places playing comfort and sound characteristics in the foreground. 02/01/2008. A classic shape, but where’s the TV Yellow version? Arrived from Germany in Oct 2020. Original p 100s changed for Wilkinson noiseless P90s . The weight relief doesn't bother me at all. Build ‘Don’t mess with the standard’ were words that fell on deaf ears in terms of Gibson… “Designs like the Les Paul and the SG once again embrace the features and construction details that made them legends in the first place: a Les Paul Standard ’50s spec and a Les Paul Standard ’60s spec as well as one with P-90 pickups,” says Cesar Gueikian, Gibson’s chief merchant officer. This means the trust Gibson in this model. O… I have an Epiphone Les Paul 1956 Goldtop Reissue equipped with P90 pups (this is a seriously nice player!). The guitar’s mahogany body helps give those P-90s a bit more warmth, ensuring its tone is always full and fat. The Epiphone Les Paul Junior (2020) was the guitar I was waiting for. I live in Aurora. It was quite frankly the nicest clean sound I have ever heard, way more massive than the Fender single-coil sound, but at the same time a lot crisper than a humbucker. Value. He still has it and uses it today. As I look for a Les Paul TV Special I'm coming across a lot of Les Paul Jr. I too like the Trapezoids. The Gibson Les Paul Special Tribute offers players a new take on a classic design. More Less PRICE. This is a great guitar for any rock player which loves solos and great sounding distortion. Both the P90 and humbucker versions of the guitar have been popular with rock stars, so now Gibson sells it for a mere thousand dollars. Gibson Les Paul Special Tribute DC Electric Guitar (with Gig Bag) Double the fun of a regular LP with the double cut, dual P90-equipped Les Paul Special Tribute. Model Name: Gibson Les Paul Special P-90 Limited Edition Electric Guitar Honey Burst "OVERVIEW A limited-edition Les Paul with P-90s for retro tone with a special finish. The Gibson Les Paul Special is a great playing and sounding guitar. Like my Gibson LP Std. The Gibson Les Paul Special Tribute offers players a new take on a classic design. This is a really nice, back to basics Gibson. Plus (9 1/2 lbs.) This is my first guitar with P90's and so far, it's been fun to play (hum and all) with through my Fender Deville 212 III. Time-tested P-90 pickups offer up a roaring tone that is undeniably Gibson. Vintage deluxe white button tuners and a compensated wrap-around tailpiece keep things simple and elegant. Specials with two P90s. A pair of P90 pickups offers … The tone is just what you would expect from a P90/Mahogany guitar, nice and fat. All user reviews for the Gibson Les Paul Special P90. Like; Tweet; Submit; Average Score: 5.0 ( 5/5 based on 5 reviews ) 5 reviews: 100 %: Not satisfied with those reviews? USA Gibson Les Paul Special 1993 great condition all original,just had a set up at my guitar tech. The original Gibson Les Paul Special was supposed to be an inexpensive slab body guitar for students. In 1974, Gibson put the P-90 pickup in their Les Paul '55, a reissue of the Les Paul Special from that era. & my Gibson Memphis Blacktop ES Les Paul with Bigsby (6 1/2 lbs.) What is with this mic is that it is the same team that in all P90 guitars in Gibson Les Paul is the 56 Antique Gold 5000 euros to the SG Special Tribute to 600 euros. 2019 Gibson Les Paul Special Tribute 4 of 4 customers found this review helpful. I play the lighter ES LP more. Overall. both are great Guitars. It’s got a pair of Gibson 490R & T humbucking pickups giving you all the classic rock and blues tones you’d expect from a Les Paul. SG Special. My Gibson LP Jr Special P90… The Gibson Les Paul Faded is the most affordable singlecut model within the 2018 range. Comfort and playability will always be on tap thanks to the rounded prole maple neck and true rosewood fingerboard. If so, is the price tag of Gibson … The neck is also mahogany and the fingerboard is Indian laurel. Mahogany Body with a Matte finish. $780.00 Epiphone Les Paul Custom Made in Korea Ottawa 11 hours ago. With a thin nitro-finished mahogany construction, set-neck and stable tune-o-matic bridge, it's everything you could want in a Les Paul, in a limited-edition Honey Burst finish. Best Choose of P90 Guitars Reviews. Request a new review. Epiphone Les Paul Junior Specs. Time-tested P-90 pickups offer up a roaring tone that is undeniably Gibson. Originally introduced in 1955, the Les Paul Special has been embraced by musicians for over 60 years. Features a mahogany body and neck, rosewood fretboard, and dual soapbar P-90s Picked this up last week from Burlington Long and Mcquade, worn white with the P-90's, grabbed it off the wall on the display floor. So, let’s dip into ‘new Gibson’. … Then strap on the Gibson Les Paul Special Tribute. The P90 has almost an acoustic quality to it, you can really hear the vibrating metal of the string! Outdoes the competition… Way back when, I had the joy of working with a guitar player who had an SG Junior with a P90. It pays tribute to Gibson's Golden Era of innovation and brings authenticity back to life. Equipped with P90 pickups and stripped of any fancy finish, the LP Special is ready to rock. She's all original and ready to rock the house down!! The Les Paul Special returns to the classic design that made it relevant, played and loved shaping sound across generations and genres of music. Our members also liked: Epiphone Les Paul Special II; Epiphone Les Paul 100; Epiphone Les Paul Custom Pro; Sort by. Here, we see the new Les Paul Modern, for example, alongside existing instruments such as our Les Paul Classic and Tribute, the Studio and the start-up Les Paul Junior Tribute DC. Ive done lots o searching on line but cant find an answer anywhere - are the Epiphone P90 pickups different than Gibson P90s? The Epiphone Les Paul Special has a mahogany body with the classic TV Yellow finish. DC Junior Guitar with Humbucker/P90 Markham / York Region 9 hours ago. (Epiphone Les Paul Special I P90 worn Cherry) Had a long wait for another Epip Les Paul (tribute Plus) that is on backorder and will arrive in June or July --- so -- I noticed this $130 Epip with P90's. But that has not diminished its appeal to players and collectors. Harking back to the electronics of the mid-'50s, this very limited-edition Les Paul Special is loaded with Gibson's acclaimed P-90 single-coil pickups for some extra bark and bite. 1: Godin fifth Method CW Electric Guitar; 2: Epiphone Les Paul STANDARD PLUS-TOP PRO Electric Guitar; 3: Gibson Memphis ES3014VBNH1 1959 ES-330 Historic Hollow-Body Electric Guitar; 4: Epiphone Les Paul Special I P90 Electric Guitar Worn Cherry New Listing Gibson / Les Paul Special 1995 3.8kg Ship from Japan 1108 I also play a mid 90's Am Std Tele w/Custom Shop Texas Specials and a Les Paul Traditional w/ a 50's neck and 57 Classics, the Les Paul Special fits nicely between the two. As stated in a previous review, it was quite the revelation to plug in a 2015 Les Paul Special with P90 pickups. It was followed in 1976 by the Les Paul Special double-cutaway (DC) model and in 1978 by the Les Paul Pro (which had an ebony fingerboard with trapezoid inlays). A stripped-down tone machine with a mahogany body, CTS pots, graph tech nut, a single P90 Probucker and one-piece wrap around bridge. This extremely limited-edition Les Paul Special has all the features you're looking for in a Paul, with nitro-laquer finished mahogany construction for warm tones with a bite, comfortable rounded '50s neck profile, and Gibson's vaunted BurstBucker pickups. The Les Paul Special is a classic model. In 1968 Gibson re-issued the Les Paul gold top with P90’s. If you love the tone, The guitar has an awesome vintage vibe, with a fast/low action, and monster tone! Originally introduced in 1955, the Les Paul Special has been embraced by musicians for over 60 years. Closest Store Burlington, Ontario. That’s exactly what it delivers. It’d be a good buy used for $500. Gibson Les Paul Special Guitars Special for a reason. Comfort and playability will always be on tap thanks to the Rounded profile maple neck and true rosewood fingerboard. There have been several re-issues on other models using the P90, but it was essentially confined to the history books. I've done some online research and consulted Sweetwater but can't find the specs that would help me understand the difference between the two LPSpecial models. Gibson’s Les Paul Special was the last of the original Les Paul “family” of guitars introduced, and it was the first to lose the Les Paul name. Product Experience I own it. Vintage deluxe white button tuners and a compensated wrap-around tailpiece keep things simple and elegant. Available in Heritage Cherry and Pelham Blue, these won't last long, so don't hesitate. The nitrocellulose lacquer finish on the Gibson Les Paul Faded Double Cutaway Electric Guitar makes for great looks. The new Les Paul Special TV Yellow returns to the classic design that made it relevant, played and loved shaping sound across generations and genres of music. I find them to be a little more mellow (not quite as bright) than the 57 Classics that are in this year’s LP Studio. It pays tribute to Gibson's Golden Era of innovation and brings authenticity back to life. Favourite. Micro I had in OE on my SG Special. Features. This slab-bodied wonder has been pushing aggressive-sounding grind through its duo of P-90 single-coil pickups since the 1950s. Stripped down and simplistic, it evokes the Gibson of the late fifties and early sixties. Quality. You're looking at a 2019 Gibson Les Paul Special with a TV Yellow gloss nitro finish, P-90 pickups and bound rosewood fretboard. Gibson Les Paul Special Tribute P-90 Electric Guitar (with Gig Bag) Gibson pays homage to the earliest Les Pauls with this Special Tribute. Review : Gibson Les Paul Special Tribute DC. This isn't your typical Les Paul, oh no.