Bye, bye Gibson

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  1. Malikon

    Malikon Best Match! Are You Ready? Premium Member V.I.P. Member

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    :lol: exactly
     
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  2. TheX

    TheX Voice of Reason

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    I would rather buy the PRS. It's going to be a better guitar.
     
  3. cjpeck

    cjpeck Senior Member

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    Well looks like it's true, I saw this rumor confirmed on a social media platform. Fender is in fact buying out HJ's share of Gibson. Insiders are saying that Fender will be rebranding the Gibson stuff under the Squier label.
     
  4. Malikon

    Malikon Best Match! Are You Ready? Premium Member V.I.P. Member

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    :laugh2:

    a Squier Les Paul

    oh man that would cause brain aneurysms in some people.


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    Pop1655 Premium Member

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    Dang. I just remembered. I’ve got three. I need to have a fire sale.
     
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  6. ehb

    ehb Chief Discombobulator Premium Member

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    There was a Squier Lester....

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    paruwi Kraut-Rocker Super Mod Premium Member

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    paruwi Kraut-Rocker Super Mod Premium Member

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    First Gibbocaster spotted.....

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  9. Malikon

    Malikon Best Match! Are You Ready? Premium Member V.I.P. Member

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    that was unexpected. :rofl:
     
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  11. ehb

    ehb Chief Discombobulator Premium Member

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    Mal, I actually wanted to buy one a good while back....

    Would have been funny to break it out so folks would go "whuuuuuuuut?"
     
  12. cjpeck

    cjpeck Senior Member

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    if only they still made Squier LP styles. then I could get a single cut with decent QC.


    just kidding guys. really.
     
  13. ehb

    ehb Chief Discombobulator Premium Member

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    Cue the dingo.
     
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  14. LP121

    LP121 Senior Member

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    Epiphone already does that. :naughty:
     
  15. Malikon

    Malikon Best Match! Are You Ready? Premium Member V.I.P. Member

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    so does ESP/LTD

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  16. Tone deaf

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    You'll need a baby to draw 'em out...
     
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  17. Fattyfrisco

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    Well there's that!
     
  18. jdto

    jdto Pretend Human Premium Member

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    And PRS.

    Are we making a list?
     
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  19. LP121

    LP121 Senior Member

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    Yes. So far we have everyone but Gibson. :laugh2:
     
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  20. BlankinLoud

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    Eastman makes one with an "antique varnish" finish.

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