Best Top of the Year Thread

gravedanger

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Where is this one now?
I believe I saw a posting of a guy on here that bought it. He saw it on Gibson's Instagram and contacted a dealer (maybe Wildwood?) and they managed to track it down and order it.

Very funky...I love it.
 

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Not saying my 2018 R8 has objectively “the best” top, but I sure do love it and to me it’s certainly one of the best. But then again, I like quirky tops with lots of character and flecks and grain and peekaboo flame... not necessarily just over-the-top flame. :D







(No photoshop here, BTW... just straight off my crappy iPhone 6S. Some of these, particularly the ones taken indoors, could have used a little “lightening” because they were taken at night and the lighting in my house sucks for guitar pics, but I didn’t want to “cheat”. :D)
 
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asapmaz

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Gotcha. Maybe if we were going for the best top I saw this year category... :)
 

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Well, this guitar may not be ultra-flamed, but I think it's definitely one of my favorites for the year. And I'm just a little partial to her because she's mine. 2018 R9 Brazilian with Antiquity Burst finish. I just love the streaks and the waviness and the fact that it looks completely different from every angle. Just took these on my phone - no doctoring.


 




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