Glad I didn't see that one hanging in a store. I like unusual.
I like a guitar I can spot as mine from across the room.
I'm with the OP though.
Les Paul's should have Stoptail Bridge, and 3 way non splitting pickups. Nibs over fret ends.
Actually, I sold it on consignment last year. Was selling allot, thinking I was done, except for acoustic. But had sold allot of those too.
Found myself alone, and a bit lost this year, for the first time since the 80's.
Ran into local producers. Got involved in recording again. So got the...
Walked into local Mom & Pop Friday just to shoot the breeze.
Knocked around for an hour or better. Telling old gigging war stories.
On my way out, Hanging on the wall was "MY" old SG '61 RI.
I picked it up, and played awhile. Inquired about it. Checked carefully.
Yup it was mine.
Strat's have their place. Unfortunately, at my house, a Strat's place is usually in the case.
I've got one 2014 Deluxe Strat, and one MIM body/neck, with all custom parts.
Still, I play my LP's 10x more, Not crazy about P90's, but hey, diversity is what makes the world go round. Bought a goldtop...