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burstserial.com is turning 13 years old! :bug
Who would have thought in 2005 we would still be doing it today? We have gone through a lot in this time, always walking close to the LPF and learning a lot from its members!
These are some of the facts we are most proud of:
I had never heard about this guitar...
:photos https://reverb.com/item/17668783-gibson-les-paul-standard-1958-amsterdam-burst :photos
Serial number: #8 6799. Original 1958 Les Paul Standard. Never before published. A beauty to behold a Beast to play! Restored to original glory by Florian...
There are 10 years between these two photos. Initially I thought I had not put much wear during this time, but looking at the area where the right arm rests... Damn, not only it has grown but also got darker! Let's see how it evolves, I will report back in another 10 years... :hank
Some months ago I decided to celebrate my 40th birthday with a present I had wanted for a long time: an original Tweed Deluxe. I finally decided to go for this one and everything was great.
I am no collector so the amp gets played all the time. I take good care of it but it is out of the house...
The new burstserial.com site is now LIVE!!!
After 10 years the site has grown and evolved so much, that it really deserved to be refreshed. With almost 9,000 photos classified per serial number, and 6 millions hits per year, the new platform allows for brand new features like:
We have known about the (more famous) '59 for years now, as it is his most famous Les Paul (9 0494). But just as of today we have identified his '60 as 0 1940 !
Extracted from this interview:
Let’s talk about your guitars.
Obviously, I’m a Music Man guy now, but I have collected some...
Let's see where it goes... http://entertainment.ha.com/itm/vintage-guitars-and-musical-instruments/1958-gibson-les-paul-standard-goldtop-solid-body-electric-guitar-serial-8-2794/a/7114-85059.s?ic4=ListView-ShortDescription-071515#
If you look at the Burst Serial Log you will see that the following Burst serial numbers are already logged:
So wouldn't it be great to find if there is another Burst with serial number 9 1979? That would make ten in a...