A Semi-hollowbody Les Paul!
Who doesn't love the idea of a semi-hollow Les Paul? The first time you experience the Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul semi-hollowbody electric guitar's majestic, airy tone, accented by a subtle hint of crispness, you'll be positively captivated. Twin MHS humbuckers enhance the vintage quality of this irresistibly unique Les Paul. Rolled neck binding and low-profile frets make this an exceptionally smooth, fast-playing instrument. We've seen a lot of guitars here at Sweetwater, and the Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul semi-hollowbody is a rare treat!
Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul Semi-hollowbody Electric Guitar at a Glance:
- Legendary tone from Memphis Historic Spec humbuckers
- Fast, smooth feel
- Gibson Memphis's commitment to quality
Tonal excellence is yours when you plug this Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul into your favorite tube amplifier. Loaded with a pair of Memphis Historic Spec (MHS) alnico humbuckers, which are based on '50s-era pickups and designed to enhance the sound of semi-hollowbody guitars, you'll be able to dial in chiming country tones as easily as savagely distorted rock tones. The Alnico III neck pickup gives you classic hollowbody-style tones for everything from smooth jazz to dirty blues. Flip to the Alnico II bridge pickup, and you'll command sounds covering everything from bright and clean to raw and mean.Fast, smooth feel
Whether you're playing rhythm or lead roles, or even both, you'll feel right at home with the Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul. The neck binding is rolled to fit more comfortably in your hand, while low-profile frets enhance playability and intonation.Gibson Memphis's commitment to quality
When you want a premium hollowbody or semi-hollowbody guitar, there's nothing like a Gibson. Handbuilt at the Gibson Memphis Custom Shop, these guitars feature premium craftsmanship and carefully selected tonewoods that give you amazing playability and tone. Countless jazz, rock, and blues players have used Gibson hollowbodies for decades. Take it from Sweetwater - this Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul will give you years of great performance!Gibson Memphis ES-Les Paul Semi-hollowbody Electric Guitar Features:
- Semi-hollowbody design for enhanced harmonic richness
- Weight relieved mahogany center block and spruce top bracing provide majestic tone
- Modified 1959 profile one-piece mahogany neck delivers great playability
- Memphis Historic Spec (MHS) alnico humbuckers are designed to enhance semi-hollowbody guitars
- Rolled neck binding and low-profile frets for fast, smooth playability
- Plek Pro fretboard optimization ensures perfect action and intonation