Gibson Mega Music Exclusive Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard Ultra-Light Back – Cherry Tea Burst

Brand: Gibson
SKU: 8300525


Going beyond creating a tribute to the iconic vintage originals of yesteryear, the Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue is a direct replica. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, this particular 1959 Les Paul Standard is exclusive to Mega Music, and features a hand-selected Maple top and ultra-light, high-altitude Mahogany body!

Weight: 8.16 lbs. (3.7 kg)

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The Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue is so much more than a tribute to the legendary original models - it's a direct clone. Every element of the priceless vintage originals has been painstakingly replicated in stunning detail, from laser-scanned dimensions, to chemically-recreated plastics, and even colour-matched sunburst finishes. This guitar is the result of decades of work from Gibson's masterful Custom Shop team - a tireless journey to deliver accurate and authentic recreations to the hands of fans. Oozing class and sophistication, this guitar is the most faithful representation of the style and sound of the 1959 Les Paul Standard that the Gibson Custom Shop has ever built in it's 25 year history of crafting historic reissues.

Mega Music Exclusive!

Exclusive to Mega Music, this particular Gibson 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue features a hand-selected Maple top and an ultra-light, high-altitude Mahogany body. With only one model produced, this is a truly one-of-a-kind guitar that is worthy for any serious player's collection!


  • Body
    • Top Material: Hand-Selected Maple
    • Body Material: Ultra-Light High-Altitude Mahogany
    • Body Finish: Nitrocellulose VOS (Vintage Patina)
  • Neck
    • Neck Material: Mahogany
    • Neck Profile: 50s Rounded Medium "C"
    • Neck Joint: Long Tenon, Hide Glue Fit
    • Neck Finish: Nitrocellulose VOS (Vintage Patina)
    • Fretboard Material: Indian Rosewood
    • Fretboard Radius: 12"
    • Frets: 22 Historic Medium Jumbo
    • Scale Length: 24.75"
  • Electronics
    • Bridge Pickup: Custombucker Alnico III (Unpotted)
    • Neck Pickup: Custombucker Alnico III (Unpotted)
    • Controls: 2x Volume, 2x Tone, CTS Audio Taper Potentiometers, Paper-in-Oil Capacitors
    • Switching: 3-Way Switchcraft Toggle Pickup Selector
  • Hardware
    • Bridge: ABR-1
    • Tailpiece: Lightweight Aluminum Stopbar
    • Saddle Material: Nickel-Plated Brass
    • Machine Heads: Kluson Single Line, Single Ring
    • Hardware Finish: Nickel
    • Truss Rod: Authentic 1950s No-Tube
    • Nut Material: Nylon

Additional information

Weight 5 kg
Dimensions 20 × 20 × 120 cm

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