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    Gibson Les Paul True Historic 1958 vs Les Paul R8 - Volume Problems

    Differences between Gibson's Les Paul R8 (2011, Iced Tea) and Gibson's Les Paul True Historic 1958 (2016, Lemon) - both Plaintop: The R8 has a significantly thicker neck and is heavier (approx. 4.1 kg) that has True Historic a narrower neck and weighs only 3.72 kg ... it also resonates better...
  2. GuitarTalk

    Quick & Easy: DIY Nickel Aging (takes 15minutes)

    Hey guys, Introduction (skip if in a hurry): So as you may know I finally got my hands on my favourite Les Paul a couple months ago, a Murphy aged 59 True Historic. It’s a perfect guitar but the one thing that stood out to me was how shiny the pickup covers were compared to the rest of the...
  3. GuitarTalk

    1957 Everything. Perfect combo. Coincidence? [VIDEO DEMO]

    Let me know what your guys’ favourite combination is.:run: I thought I’d share what a perfect combo this is: - 1957 Gibson True Historic Goldtop (2016) - 1957 Fender Bandmaster Reissue (2016) With no pedals (apart from a basic reverb through the front).
  4. Goldtop True Historic

    Goldtop True Historic

  5. 1959 Darkburst True Historic

    1959 Darkburst True Historic

  6. GuitarTalk

    1959 "Pumpkin" Burst

    Season appropriate name :hmm: Happy Halloween MLP'ers! 1959 True Historic Les Paul, Murphy Aged Darkburst [2015] @gravedanger wins for suggesting the name originally:cheers2:
  7. 1959 Pumpkin Burst

    1959 Pumpkin Burst

  8. A Dark Burst in a Dark Room.

    A Dark Burst in a Dark Room.

    Gibson Les Paul, 1959 True Historic (2015, Tom Murphy aged Darkburst). Photo Credit: yours truly (@GuitarTalk on Instagram)
  9. PeteNJ75

    *SOLD* 2015 Gibson Custom Shop 1968 Les Paul Custom VOS Reissue True Historic Spec (Ebony Board)

    Sorry - this guitar has been sold. Near mint condition 2015 '68 Les Paul Custom Historic VOS Reissue - super resonant unplugged (loudest of the 7-8 LPs I've owned), plays like melted butter, stays in tune better than any of my other guitars, and has that big, full, chunky Les Paul sound...
  10. 1959 Murphy Aged True Historic Darkburst Les Paul

    1959 Murphy Aged True Historic Darkburst Les Paul

  11. GuitarTalk

    NGD: Darkburst 1959 Murphy Aged 2015 True Historic Les Paul

    I think this one is the endgame for me. 8.5lb, neck's comfy with no shoulders, moderate aging by Murphy, dark smooth fretboard, and... TONE (glassy, deep, resonant, clear, bla bla bla I'll just share a demo with you guys!). Got it from a really cool local collector!
  12. GuitarTalk

    NGD: 2016 True Historic 1957 Goldtop [featherweight champion]

    My first R7: a 2016 True Historic in “Antique Gold”! 7 6064, named her “Aury”. Only 8lb (7.9 without the metal switchplate), my lightest solid body LP:) Enjoy the photos (better ones coming later) and congrats everyone on the other NGD posts today, beauties! P.S. Goldtops are much easier to...
  13. First Look: 2017 1959 Reissue Les Paul

    First Look: 2017 1959 Reissue Les Paul

  14. 2017 Gibson Les Paul 1959 Reissue, True Historic Spec, Dirty Lemon Burst VOS Limited Run

    2017 Gibson Les Paul 1959 Reissue, True Historic Spec, Dirty Lemon Burst VOS Limited Run

    The #1 Les Paul, 2017 Gibson Les Paul 1959 Reissue, True Historic Spec, Dirty Lemon Burst VOS Limited Run
  15. gary moore 92

    FT: 2016 R8 Iced Tea & 2015 '56 Strat Heavy Relic black

    Hi, I'm looking for a 2 for 1 trade. I'm only interested in killertop R9's, preferring 2013+ or 59 True Historics/PSL's/Historic Select LP's with high flame top and thin nitro finish. Money can be added in case of a 59 TH. My instruments were both bought from Gregor Hilden, a well known...
  16. gary moore 92

    Upgrading from a Standard Historic to a True Historic

    Hi everybody, I was wondering if anyone among you has played Standard Historics and True Historics. I know the differences between both on paper but wanted to know if anyone on this forum has actually tried both guitars and could sum up their experience. Would you say the difference in price is...
  17. OBLP

    NGD: Slash 1958 Les Paul "First Standard" #8 3096 Aged

    Just received this beauty today. My dream guitar. Looks and sounds great! 003 of 100. "" Love the tone too! Don't mind the muted notes =P
  18. gary moore 92

    WTT Les Paul Historic Standard 58 and Fender Custom Shop 1956 Relic Strat for Gibson True Historic

    Hey there. I'm currently trying to find a True Historic 59 LP and would like to trade my 2016 Historic Standard 58 Iced Tea and a 2015 Fender Strat 56 Heavy Relic in black. I also might consider just trading the Fender for another LP Reissue/Custom, Martin 000 - 28/OM28 acoustic. I'm located...
  19. Mike J.

    Video of my 58 True Historic

    Some of you might have seen the other thread, where I openly described the feeling I had, when I first played a True Historic. I have played that very guitar in a store between Christmas and New Year, then it took me 4 weeks to sell some stuff and buy it. What a great moment. Today I had the...
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    One-off: 2016 TH Custom 54 3-P90s Walnut VOS!

    I need to fund a new Omega watch purchase habit so... For your consideration, this one-off 2016 Gibson Custom Shop True Historic 54 Custom VOS with a Walnut finish, Stinger with custom inlay, EBONY fretboard, 3-P90's, 54 neck profile, True Historic appointments, Gold hardware, Grover tuners...