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    Where are they now...

    what a great thread. I may have missed this, but what were things like at Gibson when ownership changed to the Henry J era? Was that early 1986?
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    I Think Gibson Is Really Back!

    I’m impressed with the USA Original line and have bought several recently. They hang nicely with my two CS Guitars The 339 is a 2020 USA The Custom is a 2010 R7 CS Flame top is a 1998 R8 CS Ebony Standard is a 2021 50’s USA Cherry Special is a 2021 USA Ebony Junior is a 2020 USA
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    How do I know if it’s chambered?

    That seems really light (but possible). More likely, the seller’s scale or weighing method is suspect.
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    NGD: Gibson Original Collection Les Paul Special Vintage Cherry

    7.5lbs. Huge neck. Just sings through a Marshall style amp. Best I can tell it has a one piece body. Overall quality very good. Acouple of the typical Gibson finish things in nooks and crannies inherent of hand made. Very subtle. Plays fantastic- no mods planned. EDIT: could always add the...
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    New Gibson Les Paul Standard Iced tea reviews (50s neck)

    2021 50s Standard in Ebony. Great guitar.
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    NGD: Direct from Gibson’s Website

    This really is a fantastic guitar
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    NGD: Direct from Gibson’s Website

    Yes, Direct from Gibson and I have no idea what the dealers think.
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    2020 ES-339 in action

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    2020 ES-339 in action

    Playing is a little rough. This is a great guitar 7.0 lbs.
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    NGD: Direct from Gibson’s Website

    Funny - exactly the same for me. Also, Marc Ford of the Black Crows played one in several videos and live appearances.
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    NGD: Direct from Gibson’s Website

    Took a chance on this as I used to have a 1992 Ebony Standard. Saw it on Gibson’s website and contacted some of the dealers that publish weights. They said they were only available direct from Gibson. https://www.gibson.com/Guitar/USA72L522/Les-Paul-Standard-50s/Ebony I really hoped it would...
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    Antiquity's or Holmes?

    I ha e gone round and round. Back to Antiquities for me and these two LPs
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    JMP Style Mini Stack Complete!

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    Murphy Lab Les Paul; The Big review !

    Good to hear the guitars used are no different than the lowly Historics. Feeling better about my R7.
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    Dirty mop used to apply VOS goop?

    The thing is, it looks like smeared in with a rag. Like there are streaked lines on the guitar. It’s getting better and over time will buff right out.