A most important part of our recording equipment This interesting mid-fifties advert shows Les Paul at work recording guitar with his wife Mary Ford looking on. The advert shows the original gold-topped Les Paul Model, but also the newer black-finished Les Paul Custom.
The perfection demanded in all his equipment, by Les Paul, the original hi-fi enthusiast, is incorporated in the Les Paul guitars. Those clear, resonant and sparkling tones lend special enchantment to the popular Les Paul - Mary ford recordings... the wide range of tone colorings delight even the most critical technician
Very early advert for the Les Paul Guitar. This was only a year after the models introduction, and at this point, the instrument was simply called the Les Paul model
It's a sensation! This very early advertisement for the Les Paul Model (latterly known as the Les Paul Standard) features Les Paul himself playing the gold-topped P90 equipped guitar
"Les Paul's silver anniversary is your golden opportunity". Advert for the 25th anniversary Les Paul guitar
An advertisement for a short-lived limited edition model to celebrate 30 years of Les Paul's work with Gibson guitars
The shape of '52 that shattered all the molds; the classic gold top, The...