Pick it up, plug it in, and go – no excuses, all music! The new Gibson 2019 Les Paul Junior Tribute Double Cutaway Electric Guitar is the no-frills, rebel-rousing, take-action electric guitar you’ve been waiting for. Originally released in 1954 and later updated to a double-cutaway design in 1958, the Les Paul Junior was introduced with the aspiring guitarist in mind, those looking to get their start playing in the bedroom and rec rooms. What transpired was nothing short of amazing - the instrument quickly sowed the seeds of action, inspiring a generation of players who would take the instrument and go on to start bands and set up shop in garages, basements, and music venues.
Gibson 2019 Les Paul Junior Tribute Double Cutaway Electric Guitar Features
- Gibson USA Les Paul electric guitar - built to exacting specifications from the double cutaway variation released in 1958.
- Acrylic Dot Inlay on a Rosewood Fingerboard
- Vintage deluxe tuners with white buttons
- Compensated Wraparound bridge provides stability
- Slim Taper neck profile and provides comfort
- Fitted with one Gibson P-90 single-coil bridge pickup
- Electronics – one volume knob, one tone knob
- Eye-catching finishes – Blue Stain, Worn Brown, Worn Cherry, Worn Ebony
Gibson luthiers start by shaping a solid, flat piece of mahogany for the body and incorporating a Slim Taper maple neck. Simply put, comfort is this guitar’s middle name!
The 2019 Les Paul Junior Tribute Double Cutaway feels both compact and familiar in your hands, and you’ll feel at ease playing for hours and hours. With this instrument, you’ll also enjoy a combination of tasteful Gibson appointments, including the black ‘top-hat’ knobs, vintage deluxe tuners with white buttons, and the acrylic dot inlay over the Rosewood fingerboard. The hardware has been chosen to ensure a reliable performance each and every time you pull it out to play – the Compensated Wraparound bridge provides ample stability and the chrome plating truly shines!
The Gibson 2019 Les Paul Junior Tribute Double Cutaway is anchored with a single P-90 bridge pickup. This high-output single-coil pickup was a landmark for Gibson, debuting back all the back in 1946. It’s simple, it’s commanding, it’s no-nonsense, and it adds brilliance and a more forward-facing tone than Gibson’s humbucking cousins.
This electric guitar possesses a tonal character that really stands out, steady lows, a strong mid-range, and soaring highs. This P-90 pickup will put in some serious work, this is the kind of sound palette you want from an instrument that can go anywhere!
Today, in true Gibson fashion, the 2019 Les Paul Junior Tribute Double Cutaway boasts a variety of beautiful color finishes that carry on that remarkable legacy, plus the silky-smooth look of their nitrocellulose lacquer to bring it all together.
The Gibson 2019 Les Paul Junior Tribute Double Cutaway Electric Guitar includes a gig bag.