The les Paul custom made its debut in 1954 after the initial success of the les Paul gold top. Mr. Les Paul himself wanted to convey to audiences that the solid body electric guitar was not a fad but a superb and challenging instrument and that his signature axe, the les Paul, was the king of all electric solid body guitars.
- Now with Epiphone superior ProBucker hum bucker pickups with coil-splitting along with the custom’s classic gold hardware, fully bound body, neck and headstock, and pearloid inlays
- With a mahogany body and mahogany slim taper set neck with a rosewood fingerboard with pearloid block inlays
- Graphtech NuBone nut and gold hardware. This high-end guitar has push/pull phase switch and coil-splitting for both neck and bridge pickups