Gibson Les Paul guitars have become an icon of rock music across the world, having been played by such luminaries as Slash, Jimmy Page, and many more. The distinctive Les Paul single-cut design not only looks great but allows you to play screaming solos right up to the top frets.
Featuring thick-sounding humbucking pickups and mahogany construction, Gibson Les Pauls offer an immensely rich sound, ideal for a wide range of musical styles. When you buy a Les Paul from Kenny’s Music, you know you’re in good hands. All of our Gibson guitars are thoroughly quality checked on arrival from Gibson, and undergo a further test before going out the door. We have a range of finance options available on all Gibson Les Pauls so you can spread the cost, and all instruments (other than pre-owned models) come with a full manufacturer’s warranty and our 14-day no-quibble money back guarantee.
Frequently Asked Questions About Gibson Les Paul
Is a Gibson Les Paul only good for Rock or Metal?
While it is true that Gibson Les Paul's are good for rock and metal these are not one trick ponies. With the warm tone of Mahogany in combination with the pickups whether you have Humbuckers, P-90's or Single Coil, this guitar can play any style of music from blues to jazz or rock to pop with ease.
What sets Gibson Les Paul guitars apart from other guitars?
Gibson Les Paul guitars are known for their distinctive shape and design, as well as their thick, warm tone. They are favoured by many professional guitarists for their versatility and ability to produce a wide range of sounds.
Why are Gibson Les Pauls so expensive?
These iconic instruments are manufactured in the United States and that means that each guitar is heavily inspected for quality control as these instruments use quality components and only the very finest cuts of wood.
Do Gibson Les Pauls hold their value?
Yes. Gibson Les Pauls are quite sought after and their is a high demand for them on the second-hand market. Some of the vintage models are quite valuable.
Are all Gibson Les Pauls heavy?
Some Les Paul models have more weight relief than others. The general weight of a Les Paul is between 4-5kg however, there will be some that are outside of this range.
Are Gibson Les Paul guitars good for beginners?
While Gibson Les Paul guitars are high-quality instruments that are loved by professional musicians, they may not be the best option for beginners due to their high price point. However, if you're a serious musician looking for a top-of-the-line guitar, a Gibson Les Paul may be worth considering.
Does Gibson offer any warranties or guarantees for their Les Paul guitars?
Yes, Gibson offers a limited lifetime warranty for their Les Paul guitars. This covers defects in materials and workmanship, and ensures that you can have any such issues with your guitar resolved by a Gibson technician. For warranty terms and conditions, visit Gibson's website.