Guys... the Gibson LP standard costs $3400 now

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  1. Elliot

    Elliot Gandalf the Vintage Yellow

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    that’s just 100 dollars less than the figured top core custom 24..
     
  2. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    It's that last $100 that makes the difference though.
     
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  3. Elliot

    Elliot Gandalf the Vintage Yellow

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    I can’t believe the LP costs so much.
     
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  4. DickBanks

    DickBanks New Member

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    Go play one, and you'll hear why.
     
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  5. markd21

    markd21 New Member

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    Meh....I haven't yet. I find my SC245 to be what I want to hear with that type of guitar - plus I can play it much easier.
     
  6. AP515

    AP515 Mostly Normal

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    Agree, you'll hear what you grew up with, but you'll fight it to stay in tune.
     
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  7. Elliot

    Elliot Gandalf the Vintage Yellow

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    I own one
     
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  8. HANGAR18

    HANGAR18 ...a TWISTED SISTER pin?!

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    A Heritage H-150 is still cheaper, even after the 2018 price increase brought about by their new owners.
     
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  9. Elliot

    Elliot Gandalf the Vintage Yellow

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    I browsed some H150's when I was shopping around for an LP. I've heard nothing but great things
     
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  10. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Nah. I gotta a couple of Santanas and a b!tchin' SC Ted that get me 97% there.
     
  11. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    They should charge more for them and say “only a Les Paul sounds like a Les Paul”.

    I dunno, I have the same smug indifference as when I hear about mad cow disease... doesn’t really effect me.
     
  12. Dirty_Boogie

    Dirty_Boogie Still got the ol' tagger on it

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    Yet...o_O
     
  13. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Once it gets into the cheese...
     
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  14. AP515

    AP515 Mostly Normal

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    I own 2 of them. Best LP made.
     
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    Audie New Member

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    Does it have anything to do with Henry Jerkowitz? Is he still there?
     
  16. dcm_guitar

    dcm_guitar New Member

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    Everybody hears things differently. I sold my LP Standard, nd was honestly not sad to see it go. I hope whoever bought it enjoys it. I didn’t think much of it.
     
  17. gush

    gush New Member

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    I don't care if they're 100 cheaper than an epiphone, my Mccarty is the bomb. Somebody else can have them.

    I'm out
     
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  18. Mark Ray

    Mark Ray New Member

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    I've had a bunch. Key word: HAD.
     
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  19. JJJ

    JJJ asleep

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    did they start building them properly yet?
     
  20. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Nobody makes “core” or production models with the quality or consistency of PRS. BUT, R9s since 2013 are the best LPs yet. The custom shop models are really good.
     

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