The Early Years of the Les Paul Legacy - 1915-1963
By Robb Lawrence Foreword by Les Paul
Journey through the career of musical giant, milestone guitarist and recording innovator Les Paul and marvel at the world of cutting-edge guitar design!
This lavishly illustrated book emerged out of author Robb Lawrence's years of research, interviews, and extensive research vintage articles. It's all here: the factory pictures, the designers, the electronics. The stories of the experimental "Log', the various Goldtops, Seth Lover's humbucking pickups and the heralded '50s 'Sunburst' Standard are told by the insiders and players.
You'll read Les Paul in his own words, as well as exclusive interviews with legendary guitarists like Jeff Beck and Michael Bloomfield. Through these insights and recollections, you'll see how this popular man and his admireres have created the Les Paul Legacy.
hardcover, 287 pages