A Travel-sized Les Paul
The Les Paul Express solidbody electric guitar captures the look, sound, and feel of its full-sized namesake - in a package so small a 3-year-old could play it. Also the perfect size for travel, you'll find that the 22" scale length on the Les Paul Express is remarkably comfortable to play, especially for players with small hands. Sporting a mahogany body and a hard maple neck, the Les Paul Express's modest high-end bite offsets its looser string tension. Since it's topped off with two crunchy humbuckers, you'll love the tone of the Epiphone Les Paul Express electric guitar! Sweetwater Sales Engineers are highly trained guitar experts, so if you're thinking about buying your first guitar, call us - we'll be happy to help you on your musical journey!
Epiphone Les Paul Express Solidbody Electric Guitar at a Glance:
- Unique design features ensure big tone in a pint-sized package
- Smaller size is perfect for beginners
- Who plays Les Pauls?
Fitting classic Les Paul tone into a mighty mouse guitar isn't easy, so Epiphone has incorporated some unique design features into the Les Paul Express. Like its forebear, the Les Paul Express's body is made of resonant mahogany. The neck, however, is composed of hard maple rather than mahogany. The maple's brighter tone serves to offset the slightly looser string tension inherent in the smaller guitar's shorter scale length. The Les Paul Express also features a fixed bridge in order to ensure that the smaller instrument has adequate sustain.Smaller size is perfect for beginners
Beginning guitarists will love the Les Paul Express's compact design. It has a just-right feel when sitting down and isn't too heavy when played standing. And whether you're buying your first electric guitar or helping someone else start their musical journey, why would you want to just get something to play on for six months, then get a "good" one?Who plays Les Pauls?
The list of famous artists who choose Les Pauls is epic: Jimmy Page, Slash, Jerry Garcia, Frank Zappa, Alex Lifeson, Zakk Wylde, and on and on. Now think about how different all of those guitarists' signature tones are. The Les Paul won over the world with its ability to conjure a seemingly endless variety of sounds, mojo, and texture. No matter what style of music you play, you can't go wrong with the Epiphone Les Paul Express.Epiphone Les Paul Express Solidbody Electric Guitar Features:
- Mahogany body, along with a hard maple neck, provides a balanced tone
- Smaller scale length is comfortable to play, especially for small hands
- Dual humbuckers deliver authentic Les Paul tone
- Premium 14:1 die-cast tuners provide excellent tuning accuracy and stability