The Gibson Les Paul Modern, seen here with a sparkling Graphite Top, gives you classic Les Pauls style with contemporary updates.
Classic Made Contemporary
To solidify the Les Paul’s place in not just music history but the future of music, Gibson have taken this classic guitar and upgraded with contemporary features.
As a result, you get the classic Gibson Les Paul style but with modern playability and performance capabilities.
Gibson Les Paul Modern Graphite Top Key Features:
- Mahogany body with Arched Maple Top
- Asymmetrical Slim Taper Neck with Modern Contoured Heel
- Compound Radius Ebony Fretboard
- Graph Tech Nut
- Grover Looking Rotomatic Tuners
- Burstbucker Pro Pickups
- Includes Hardshell Case
Classic Design, Modern Performance
All the classic design elements of a Gibson Les Paul are here.
The body is made of Mahogany and features an elegantly arched Maple top. A single cutaway to the body gives you easy access to the upper frets for easy guitar solos.
Ultra-Modern weight relief means the Les Paul is more comfortable than ever to carry, so you can concentrate on your performance.
Highly Playable Neck
Attached to the body is a Mahogany neck with features an asymmetrical slim taper so your fretting hand has optimum support wherever your playing takes it.
The Modern fingerboard is made from genuine Ebony and boasts a compound radius to ensure incredible playability from chording to lead lines.
What’s more; thanks to the new Modern contoured heel, you get even easier access to the higher frets along with added sustain and stability.
High Quality Hardware
The Les Paul Modern also benefits from a few hardware upgrades including Grover locking Rotomatic tuners which offering ultra-precise and secure tuning of your strings.
Installed on the body, you’ll find an aluminium Nashville Tune-O-Matic bridge, providing precise intonation across all six strings while strengthening tuning stability and sustain.
Highly Versatile Electronics
Giving the Gibson Les Paul Modern vintage tone with modern precision is a set of two Burstbucker humbucking pickups.
The neck pickup is a Burstbucker Pro Rhythm and is backed up by a Burstbucker Pro + Lead pickup in the bridge position.
Using Alnico 5 magnets, these pickups give you fat, meaty tone that is complex and clear.
The control assembly gives you a wide range of option for incredible tonal versatility.
Each pickup has dedicated volume and tone knobs so you can get the perfect blend from these powerful humbuckers.
All four are push-poll pots, allowing you to switch between the full Gibson humbucker sound and single-coil P90 style sound and activate phase or pure bypass options.
A toggle switch is also on hand so you can select either humbucker individually or bother together at once.
Modern Day Classic
A true modern classic, the Gibson Les Paul Modern gives you the best of what has made the Les Paul so long lasting while applying modern features to keep it roaring into the future of music.
Buy the Gibson Les Paul Modern from Professional Music Technology today for an incredibly impressive contemporary take on the iconic Les Paul electric guitar.
Gibson Les Paul Modern Graphite Top Specs:
- Material: Mahogany
- Top: Maple
- Weight Relief: Ultra-Modern
- Material: Mahogany
- Profile: Asymmetrical Slim Taper with Modern Contoured Heel
- Nut Width: 1.695”/43.05mm
- Fingerboard: Ebony
- Scale Length: 24.75”/628.65mm
- Number of Frets: 22
- Nut: Graph Tech
- Inlay: Mother of Pearl Trapezoids
- Bridge: Aluminium Nashville Tune-O-Matic
- Tailpiece: Aluminium Stopbar
- Knobs: Clear Top Hats
- Tuners: Grover Locking Rotomatics with Keystone Buttons
- Plating: Chrome
- Neck Pickup: Burstbucker Pro Rhythm
- Bridge Pickup: Burstbucker Pro + Lead
- Controls: 2 Push/Pull Volumes (Coil-Tap), 2 Push-Pull Tones (Pure Bypass/Phase) and Toggle Switch
|Case Included||hard case|
|Pickup Config||2 x humbucker|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||les paul style|
|Body Size||full size|
|Body Material||mahogany body|
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