GIBSON CUSTOM SHOP HISTORIC - '59 LES PAUL WILDWOOD SPEC TOM MURPHY AGED
Tom Murphy is an industry legend. As he has relentlessly dedicated himself to replicating the magic of exceptional vintage instruments, he's now renowned as a highly respected and true artist in the world of guitars. That passion, magic and eye for detail come together in spectacular fashion in the all new Gibson Custom Shop Limited Tom Murphy Painted and Aged Les Paul Standards, with every detail overseen by the man himself. Not only are these gorgeous instruments incredibly rare and hard-to-get, but they combine all hide glue construction, hand-selected Murphy woods, a spectacularly comfortable form factor with historically accurate plastics and a historic serial number. They're painted and aged by Tom himself resulting in a stunning Murphy Sunburst finish and one of the most jaw dropping burst creations ever played.
Here at Guitar Brothers, we are very proud to present this beautiful PRE-LOVED Gibson Custom Shop Historic Wildwood Spec Tom Murphy 1959 Les Paul! It features hand selected hardwoods, Tone Pros long studs and anchors, and Special Designed Gibson Custom Bucker pickups. The long anchors transfer more resonance and sustain and a piano-like fundamental; a bigger and throatier, singing voice; The high end is more balanced, open and present without any of the harsher, piercing transients. The Special design pickups offer unparalleled touch sensitivity and response, articulation with stunning bloom, compression and bounce, and are bursting with lovely overtones and harmonics.
Finish Type: Tom Murphy Aged
Weight: 8.96 lbs
Top Wood: Carved Figured Maple
Body Wood: Solid Non-Weight Relieved Mahogany
Neck Wood: 1-Piece Mahogany Neck with Long Neck Tenon
Neck Shape: 1959 Rounded
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Inlays: Acrylic Trapezoid
Scale Length: 24.75"
Width at Nut: 1 11/16"
Headstock: Holly Veneer
Binding: Single-Ply Cream on Top and Neck
Pickups: Gibson Custom Buckers wound to Wildwood Spec, CTS Pots and Bumble Bee Capacitors Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone; 3-way Toggleswitch with Thin Washer & Jackplate
Hardware : Nickel
Bridge: Gibson ABR-1 Bridge and Gibson Lightweight Aluminum Stoptail with Tone Pros Long Studs and Anchors
Tuners: Vintage Tulip
Case: Gibson Custom Hardshell