OMG, she is GORGEOUS!!!!
Not all Customs were made with "fretless Wonder" frets. They were introduced on the '54 Custom ("Black Beauty"/"Tuxedo") that LP wanted made and were used periodically, not exclusively, on Customs over the years. They are thin and very flat. My '72/'54 Limited...
Having been fortunate enough to meet him a few times over the years, I can attest that he certainly is a good guy for sure 68C. I'm sure there are many, but he's definitely one of the exceptions to the "You should Never Meet Your Heroes" statement.
Thanks for the post and :cheers2:
From Gibson's CS (note: Click "Watch on Facebook - Learn More"):
"Inspired by Peter Frampton's Legendary 1954 Les Paul Custom
Peter Frampton’s Les Paul Custom aka “Phenix” is the iconic guitar that is both heard on and graced the cover of the classic 1976 album Frampton Comes Alive! The...
First and foremost, I met my wife. Second, the two best decades for music, specifically guitar related. The bands I was in , the TV shows and generally, all the fun I had hangin'-out with family and friends.
I really miss that, especially the '70s.
That one I have. :laugh2:
I'd like the new Frampton model, except that I'd want it to look how it looked when he was with Humble Pie:
Like his signature model, the new "Phenix" is weight relieved, which I'd prefer not to have. His original wasn't weight relieved (of course), but Frampton...