New/old finishes you'd like to see offered?

FadedLP

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Dark bust with a dark back, not into the natural backs on the tobacco or bourbons- and at the standard price point
 

lwchafin

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Bird's eye maple, natural finish, brown back, light rosewood neck. Owner of the local guitar store has one in his personal collection and it is beyond beautiful.

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truckermde

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I'd love to see a silver flake finish.

Kinda over-the-top glitter-bomb.

Black back.
 

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This guitar is on my dream list, most likely to never happen in my lifetime. A Les Paul Custom in Siberian Tiger flame (I believe there was a quilt version).

I worked in a shop years ago and we had one, brand new. I used to play it every day for 5 or 10 minutes. Sat there for months. I don't know if the orange, the price tag, or both turned people off, but it was stunning and played so well. The Custombuckers sounded incredible.
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Personally I’d like to see the Custom Shop match the backs to the tops on their reissues - why on earth does a lemon burst, which is supposed to replicate the appearance of a almost completely faded out burst have a deep blood red back??? Drives me bonkers - I can see like a factory burst or bourbon burst having a dark red back, but the iced tea and lemon variants should have substantially less red and should match the top fade they are trying to emulate.
I agree.

In 2016 there was a limited run lemon burst Traditional that had a natural/slightly tinted back. It looked awesome.
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There is the Modern in faded pelham

Hell No. haha! I don’t like that style of Pelham blue. Unless it’s actually aged. Plus, I’d like traditional specs with 58-59 style necks. I guess you’re right,and I could look past everything except for the neck profile. I really loathe 60’s slim taper necks .
 

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Standard colors on their 50's and 60's ala Fender with their Strats. Black and white should always be a standard option, at the very least.
 

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If they made an alpine white SG Standard with a batwing guard and ebony board id buy another gibson.
 

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les Paul fort knox

couldve bought on and passed….regretted it every day and haven’t seen one for sale since

also the 2016 bourbon burst was the coolest interpretation in decades imho

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White on a Les Paul Standard.

In from 2003-2005, James Dean Bradfield of Manic Street Preachers, seemed to favour Les Pauls other than the 1990 White Custom, a Honeyburst Classic, and this Standard:

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Love this, especially with the clear speed knobs. I assume this was some kind of custom refin or something. The Custom returned to action in 2007 with new pickups, and the standard would see occasional appearances.
 

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White on a Les Paul Standard.

In from 2003-2005, James Dean Bradfield of Manic Street Preachers, seemed to favour Les Pauls other than the 1990 White Custom, a Honeyburst Classic, and this Standard:

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Love this, especially with the clear speed knobs. I assume this was some kind of custom refin or something. The Custom returned to action in 2007 with new pickups, and the standard would see occasional appearances.
I've always really liked the way the white ones look when they age and yellow a bit. Looks so cool with the cream binding and plastics. White is s color I would really like to have.


 

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Candy Apple Red, Blue, and Green. Wine Red seems to have disappeared too.
 


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