Joe Bonamassa collaborated with Epiphone to lovingly replicate one of his most-prized guitars, his "Black Beauty" Les Paul Custom. The 1958 Gibson Les Paul Custom in black - otherwise known as the "Black Beauty," is one of the rarest electric guitars made and one of the most coveted. This limited-edition recreation has a 50s neck profile for an era-correct feel, LP Custom bound body and neck, non-weight relieved mahogany body, unique vintage tuners, Orange Drop capacitors, CTS potentiometers, two Epiphone ProBucker 2 and one ProBucker 3 pickups, Switchcraft output jack, and classic black hardshell case with gold hardware and yellow gold plush lining.
Comes with a Hardshell case.
BODY: Body Shape: Les Paul Body Material: Mahogany Top: Mahogany Binding: Multi-ply Custom Finish: Ebony Gloss
NECK: Material: Mahogany Profile: 50s Scale Length: 24.724" Fingerboard Material: Ebony, Antique Ivory binding Fingerboard Radius: 12.01" Number Of Frets: 22 Frets: Medium Jumbo Nut Material: Graph Tech NuBone Nut Width: 1.693" End of Board Width: 2.258" Inlays: Pearloid blocks Joint: Glued-In, Set Neck; Long Tenon
HARDWARE: Finish: Gold Tuner Plating: Gold Bridge: LockTone Tune-O-Matic Tailpiece: LockTone Stop Bar Tuning Machines: Epiphone Historic Pickguard: Les Paul, 5-ply TrussRod: Dual Action Truss Rod Cover: 2-ply "Les Paul Custom" Control Knobs: Black Top Hat knobs with dial pointers Switch Tip: Cream Switchwasher: Black; Rhythm/Treble in Gold hot stamp Jack Plate Cover: Square Plate; Black PVC Plastic Parts: Black; PVC Control Covers: Black; PVC Strap Buttons: 2 Gold Mounting Rings: Black; PVC Pickup Covers: Gold