Re: Austin Les Paul?
One of my local smaller music stores used to be an exclusive dealer of Austin (as well as, low-budget, foreign-made Hamers) guitars.
They're not bad, but still just above entry-level. Definitely not worth a trade, no matter the "upgrades".
"If LPs were women, Epis would be the gold-diggers; Most of them are beautiful, but just end up taking all of your money!" - Me
(So, I quoted myself! Big whoop! Wanna fight about it?!)