Gear Discussion > Epiphone 1960 les paul tribute plus. CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO CHECK OUT MORE!! I love all of my 3 Epiphone Les Pauls as each has its own characteristic and distinctive tone and quality. Epiphone, i am proud of you. Check out youtube for reviews. I have owned Gibson Les Pauls in the past including a "Jimmy Page" model and I have to say this Epiphone blows them all away. I would highly recommend this guitar and service from Sweetwater is beyond 5 stars! Settling into my new project studio and I wanted a Paul for various projects. Out of the box it played really well, but I only gave it 4.5 stars in the ease of use because the intonation was a little off and the action was little high (but so were all my Gibsons). A great playing 1960 Tribute Plus in an ultra cool blue burst finish over a gorgeous flame maple top. unboxed this beauty and immediately changed to my preferred strings before plugging in.set up was really close from the factory with just a couple tweaks to get it right. Which is in my opinion the best guitar made for the money. I still can't believe that an instrument this good can be had for the price. I've owned the 1960 Epiphone Tribute plus for about 6 months Now. They is a difference that you can hear and feel, not as good as Gibson l.p. Standard, but for the money it is a nice guitar and with a nice case you will be happy you got it. BLOWN AWAY IS RIGHT!!! Absolutely beautiful and stunning appearance, unbelievable finish and surface craftsmanship. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus features a solid mahogany back with a solid, carved hard maple cap with single ply-cream binding for the ultimate combination of warmth and bite. C $970.06. It resonates and sustains like a Les Paul should. Body finish is just great. Of all the LPs in the Epi lineup, I wanted something that had a classic look, feel, and tone of a vintage Gibson. fit and finish are superb. I got busy and when I came back to it and picked it up, the neck was kinda rough.So I looked at the back of the neck and I couldn't believe my eyes. Pre-Owned. There are several Epi LP models to choose from, ranging from the modestly priced LP-100 ($280) to the more sophisticated Ultra-III ($749). As a highlight, it has first class hardware and pickups “made in the USA”. If you get the opportunity to let these guys go to work for you, Your going to be well pleased. Sounds as good as any Gibson I have ever heard or played. The guitar is near mint and comes with assorted case candy (strap locks, sticker, manual, poster etc. And each day I ask myself how Epiphone is able to put a lot of Gibson Les Paul goodness into this model for so little. Please make sure that you've entered a valid question. Search Forum Show New Posts. But the Gibson '57 Classic pickup-equipped 1960 Tribute Les Paul gives me the most pleasing tone. A. Believer. I have previously owned three Gibson Les Paul's at approximately $2500 dollars each and none of them compared to this instrument. What can I say it feels great, it sounds great and I don't mind bearing the heavy weight of the guitar for long hours for what it gives back. ... Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus Electric Guitar with Case. It plays so smoothly and the sustain is amazing. Fit, Finish, playability, everything is great the flame top is amazing. And on top of everything else, you get a nice hard case with it. Thanks again guys for another flawless and rewarding transaction. I bought one of these vintage sunburst tributes in may, 2018, liked it a lot,especially the Gibson 57pickups! Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus. The guitar is absolutely amazing. Defiantly a Keeper, This is a guitar that is beautiful and is everything you could want. The neck had cracked while I was gone from either the temp change or string tension. Running up and down the fretboard is a breeze. Free shipping. I've owned this guitar for 2 years now,and i got in 2012.best components: Gibson 57'classics for the pick ups,which are excellent and cost 300.00 by themselves.This guitar is put together very well,deep set neck joint for good sustain,switchcraft switch,push pull pots for coil split,(single coil for the neck,and hum b for the bridge is my favorite),all in all probably the same exact guitar a some 2000.00 gibson,just with epiphone on the headstock.If it wasn't for Epiphone i probably would never even consider paying 2000.00 for a guitar.I would just build one from a kit or something. This is just as good and in some ways better. The finish was perfect and the guys at Sweetwater had it set up perfectly. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus is worthy of its positioning as Epiphone's flagship LP model, with a generally excellent fit and finish. Nice Guitar! Tone is excellent. Store Hours, If you have any questions, please call us at (800) 222-4700. So easy to play and it feels amazing. Everything you love about Sweetwater in the palm of your hand. Looks great. I have to say I am very impressed with the overall quality of this guitar. Fantastic. I love the guitar and Buster has gone out of his way to make me feel like my business is important and respected. I bought a Faber Lock Tone Kit to replace the stop bar in order to mass couple (lock down) the stop bar to the body and raise the stop bar (with the included Faber metal shims) just enough so that the strings do not touch anything except the bridge and nut and only touching the stop bar once after their entrance into the stop bar. The look and feel of this guitar rivals any of the Gibsons I have owned and the sound is incredible. Sam Hillman at sweetwater helped me on this with, and as usual done a perfect job. The neck is perfect (the PLEK Sweetwater did and the bone nut they installed took it to a higher level, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED), the Gibson '57 Classics SING & STING, and it lays easy on the hands... it's equally adept at rhythm and lead. I did throw on some Elixer strings and tweak the action but, only to suit my playing comfort . I can't put it down. I've owned all the major guitars over the years, and Tribute Plus is hands down the best value in a Les Paul today. Endorsed by Gibson, Epiphone offer an authentic Les Paul spec without the hefty price tag. Sweetwater's Sales Engineers are regarded as the most experienced and knowledgeable professionals in the music industry, with extensive music backgrounds and intense training on the latest products and technologies. Beautiful guitar, sounds amazing, well worth the money, plus a hardshell case, you cant beat it. New Listing Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus. This profile is thick enough to provide the stability and tone you want but thin enough to provide you with the comfort and speed you need. And Sweetwater is amazing. I bought it through sweetwater this time and it needed only a slight adjustment to suit my needs. I love this guitar. Great clean tones, vintage crunch tones, blazing leads, and then you can tap the coils and flip the toggle to the rhythm position and you get great bluesy SRV tones! Thanks.c. New Listing Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus Midnight Sapphire Blue Umeda Store _71572. Then I saw this 1960 Tribute plus and after reading the specs on this thing I new that I had to have one. Comments from the entire band on the sweet sound of this guitar. The 57's are so fine! I own a 2017 Gibson LP Tribute with 490 pickups, and in a side-by-side comparison with the same strings, this Epi LP came very close tone-wise. Buy one...or two!!! Then she has Gibson 57 classic pickups that sound Amazing, and all the hardware is first rate. Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus 4 Good finish for the Tribute 60 more. Plays very nice and is beond nice for your ears. Sounds amazing plugged in a Marshall tube amp along with various MXR pedals. Not quite my Gibson Standard (that looks nearly identical...), but for ~ 1/3 of the price, it's a steal. I have been playing guitar on and off for 60 years. I'm sure you have read about everything this comes with, but I must say that the Gibson pick-ups are great! Comparable to my Gibson 2017 l.p. Standard that cost 4 times as much. Stays in tune, intonation is on. The flame top doesn't quite compare to a good one on a Gibson LP Standard, but for 1/3 the price, I didn't expect it to. Nice neck Action , perfect for Rock and Roll. This is as close to an American Gibson as you can get, this is a top of the line Epiphone. I own two Gibson Les Pauls, this thing is just as good as they are. This thing is great. The picture on Amazon does not do it justice but overall this item at least mine was a lemon. Nice low action just how I like. So at first glance WOW this guitar looks amazing. For the price, this guitar is amazing. $575 shipping to continental US included Les Paul Tribute Plus Electric Guitar Specifications: Mahogany body Hard maple cap and AAA flame maple veneer 24.75" Scale mahogany set-in neck Rosewood fretboard with 12" radius and 22 medium-jumbo frets Gibson USA '57 Classic … How is that for service. Endless bloom and creamy sustain. Will need pro set-up with nut and bridge filing as well as height adjustment. Shipping was real fast and customer service has been excellent. This same guitar with the same materials, built to the same standard of finish and made in the USA would be around $3000. Ive owned just about every les Paul style guitar from Gibson and Epiphone. With a set of genuine Gibson USA '57 Classic humbuckers, this Les Paul wails with fat PAF-style rock tone -- and the flame maple top looks killer to boot. I could have purchased this guitar from any number of vendors. So if your thinking about getting one, I don't think you will have any regrets once its plugged in and in your hands. fret and board is one of the best I've played with strings set unimaginably low with no fret buzz. Sweetwater did a great job of setting it up, only thing I did was put a new set of D'Addarios on and tweaked itonation. Pickups are out of this world and you can get some varying sounds that are crisp, clean, and bright sounding. As good as a Gibson and way better than the stock epi std(which I also own) The series/ parrallel switches are great for single coilish tones and the pickups are amazing. Thanks Ed Needler. The setup was spot on out of the box. S 5 p o D 8 n s o r e d A T P 8. The fit and finish are flawless. 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I love all of my 3 Epiphone Les Pauls as each has its own characteristic and distinctive tone and quality. Epiphone, i am proud of you. Check out youtube for reviews. I have owned Gibson Les Pauls in the past including a "Jimmy Page" model and I have to say this Epiphone blows them all away. I would highly recommend this guitar and service from Sweetwater is beyond 5 stars! Settling into my new project studio and I wanted a Paul for various projects. Out of the box it played really well, but I only gave it 4.5 stars in the ease of use because the intonation was a little off and the action was little high (but so were all my Gibsons). A great playing 1960 Tribute Plus in an ultra cool blue burst finish over a gorgeous flame maple top. unboxed this beauty and immediately changed to my preferred strings before plugging in.set up was really close from the factory with just a couple tweaks to get it right. Which is in my opinion the best guitar made for the money. I still can't believe that an instrument this good can be had for the price. I've owned the 1960 Epiphone Tribute plus for about 6 months Now. They is a difference that you can hear and feel, not as good as Gibson l.p. Standard, but for the money it is a nice guitar and with a nice case you will be happy you got it. BLOWN AWAY IS RIGHT!!! Absolutely beautiful and stunning appearance, unbelievable finish and surface craftsmanship. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus features a solid mahogany back with a solid, carved hard maple cap with single ply-cream binding for the ultimate combination of warmth and bite. C $970.06. It resonates and sustains like a Les Paul should. Body finish is just great. Of all the LPs in the Epi lineup, I wanted something that had a classic look, feel, and tone of a vintage Gibson. fit and finish are superb. I got busy and when I came back to it and picked it up, the neck was kinda rough.So I looked at the back of the neck and I couldn't believe my eyes. Pre-Owned. There are several Epi LP models to choose from, ranging from the modestly priced LP-100 ($280) to the more sophisticated Ultra-III ($749). As a highlight, it has first class hardware and pickups “made in the USA”. If you get the opportunity to let these guys go to work for you, Your going to be well pleased. Sounds as good as any Gibson I have ever heard or played. The guitar is near mint and comes with assorted case candy (strap locks, sticker, manual, poster etc. And each day I ask myself how Epiphone is able to put a lot of Gibson Les Paul goodness into this model for so little. Please make sure that you've entered a valid question. Search Forum Show New Posts. But the Gibson '57 Classic pickup-equipped 1960 Tribute Les Paul gives me the most pleasing tone. A. Believer. I have previously owned three Gibson Les Paul's at approximately $2500 dollars each and none of them compared to this instrument. What can I say it feels great, it sounds great and I don't mind bearing the heavy weight of the guitar for long hours for what it gives back. ... Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus Electric Guitar with Case. It plays so smoothly and the sustain is amazing. Fit, Finish, playability, everything is great the flame top is amazing. And on top of everything else, you get a nice hard case with it. Thanks again guys for another flawless and rewarding transaction. I bought one of these vintage sunburst tributes in may, 2018, liked it a lot,especially the Gibson 57pickups! Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus. The guitar is absolutely amazing. Defiantly a Keeper, This is a guitar that is beautiful and is everything you could want. The neck had cracked while I was gone from either the temp change or string tension. Running up and down the fretboard is a breeze. Free shipping. I've owned this guitar for 2 years now,and i got in 2012.best components: Gibson 57'classics for the pick ups,which are excellent and cost 300.00 by themselves.This guitar is put together very well,deep set neck joint for good sustain,switchcraft switch,push pull pots for coil split,(single coil for the neck,and hum b for the bridge is my favorite),all in all probably the same exact guitar a some 2000.00 gibson,just with epiphone on the headstock.If it wasn't for Epiphone i probably would never even consider paying 2000.00 for a guitar.I would just build one from a kit or something. This is just as good and in some ways better. The finish was perfect and the guys at Sweetwater had it set up perfectly. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus is worthy of its positioning as Epiphone's flagship LP model, with a generally excellent fit and finish. Nice Guitar! Tone is excellent. Store Hours, If you have any questions, please call us at (800) 222-4700. So easy to play and it feels amazing. Everything you love about Sweetwater in the palm of your hand. Looks great. I have to say I am very impressed with the overall quality of this guitar. Fantastic. I love the guitar and Buster has gone out of his way to make me feel like my business is important and respected. I bought a Faber Lock Tone Kit to replace the stop bar in order to mass couple (lock down) the stop bar to the body and raise the stop bar (with the included Faber metal shims) just enough so that the strings do not touch anything except the bridge and nut and only touching the stop bar once after their entrance into the stop bar. The look and feel of this guitar rivals any of the Gibsons I have owned and the sound is incredible. Sam Hillman at sweetwater helped me on this with, and as usual done a perfect job. The neck is perfect (the PLEK Sweetwater did and the bone nut they installed took it to a higher level, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED), the Gibson '57 Classics SING & STING, and it lays easy on the hands... it's equally adept at rhythm and lead. I did throw on some Elixer strings and tweak the action but, only to suit my playing comfort . I can't put it down. I've owned all the major guitars over the years, and Tribute Plus is hands down the best value in a Les Paul today. Endorsed by Gibson, Epiphone offer an authentic Les Paul spec without the hefty price tag. Sweetwater's Sales Engineers are regarded as the most experienced and knowledgeable professionals in the music industry, with extensive music backgrounds and intense training on the latest products and technologies. Beautiful guitar, sounds amazing, well worth the money, plus a hardshell case, you cant beat it. New Listing Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus. This profile is thick enough to provide the stability and tone you want but thin enough to provide you with the comfort and speed you need. And Sweetwater is amazing. I bought it through sweetwater this time and it needed only a slight adjustment to suit my needs. I love this guitar. Great clean tones, vintage crunch tones, blazing leads, and then you can tap the coils and flip the toggle to the rhythm position and you get great bluesy SRV tones! Thanks.c. New Listing Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus Midnight Sapphire Blue Umeda Store _71572. Then I saw this 1960 Tribute plus and after reading the specs on this thing I new that I had to have one. Comments from the entire band on the sweet sound of this guitar. The 57's are so fine! I own a 2017 Gibson LP Tribute with 490 pickups, and in a side-by-side comparison with the same strings, this Epi LP came very close tone-wise. Buy one...or two!!! Then she has Gibson 57 classic pickups that sound Amazing, and all the hardware is first rate. Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus 4 Good finish for the Tribute 60 more. Plays very nice and is beond nice for your ears. Sounds amazing plugged in a Marshall tube amp along with various MXR pedals. Not quite my Gibson Standard (that looks nearly identical...), but for ~ 1/3 of the price, it's a steal. I have been playing guitar on and off for 60 years. I'm sure you have read about everything this comes with, but I must say that the Gibson pick-ups are great! Comparable to my Gibson 2017 l.p. Standard that cost 4 times as much. Stays in tune, intonation is on. The flame top doesn't quite compare to a good one on a Gibson LP Standard, but for 1/3 the price, I didn't expect it to. Nice neck Action , perfect for Rock and Roll. This is as close to an American Gibson as you can get, this is a top of the line Epiphone. I own two Gibson Les Pauls, this thing is just as good as they are. This thing is great. The picture on Amazon does not do it justice but overall this item at least mine was a lemon. Nice low action just how I like. So at first glance WOW this guitar looks amazing. For the price, this guitar is amazing. $575 shipping to continental US included Les Paul Tribute Plus Electric Guitar Specifications: Mahogany body Hard maple cap and AAA flame maple veneer 24.75" Scale mahogany set-in neck Rosewood fretboard with 12" radius and 22 medium-jumbo frets Gibson USA '57 Classic … How is that for service. Endless bloom and creamy sustain. Will need pro set-up with nut and bridge filing as well as height adjustment. Shipping was real fast and customer service has been excellent. This same guitar with the same materials, built to the same standard of finish and made in the USA would be around $3000. Ive owned just about every les Paul style guitar from Gibson and Epiphone. With a set of genuine Gibson USA '57 Classic humbuckers, this Les Paul wails with fat PAF-style rock tone -- and the flame maple top looks killer to boot. I could have purchased this guitar from any number of vendors. So if your thinking about getting one, I don't think you will have any regrets once its plugged in and in your hands. fret and board is one of the best I've played with strings set unimaginably low with no fret buzz. Sweetwater did a great job of setting it up, only thing I did was put a new set of D'Addarios on and tweaked itonation. Pickups are out of this world and you can get some varying sounds that are crisp, clean, and bright sounding. As good as a Gibson and way better than the stock epi std(which I also own) The series/ parrallel switches are great for single coilish tones and the pickups are amazing. Thanks Ed Needler. The setup was spot on out of the box. S 5 p o D 8 n s o r e d A T P 8. The fit and finish are flawless. 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The Gibson PAF's rock. Les Paul 1960 Tribute Plus - model year? It just gets better,the Gibson pickups captures the Gibson sounds perfectly. Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus - Testing, Rush, Deep Purple, Pink Floyd. THey had me covered and a new one on the way. Its so beautiful that I just look at the Guitar half an ... Its so beautiful that I just look at the Guitar half an hour be fore I play, I have broken my record of playing for more than two hours without stop, and I wasn't even tired, the neck is perfect and the shape and color, the sound is amazing by it self, I recommend to buy it if you don't want to pay few thousand dollar for similar sound by Gibson. Learn More. It has a fantastic tone that I would say is inviting. Rock on!! The look, The feel, I already had the epi casino inspired by john lennon one, that sounds amazing and fender Tele and Strat. Setup was perfect, fit and finish excellent. What I truly wanted was beyond my reach, both as a player and the funding. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus is worthy of its positioning as Epiphone's flagship LP model, with a generally excellent fit and finish. A mahogany body, a hard maple top and Gibson's '57 pickups with series/parallel switching. C $1,251.83. The guitar is absolutely stunning and and sounds amazing. I was amazed with the finish on this baby, I didn't want to get a red sunburst like every body else. Well I call and they get me one out the next day. Overall, if you can get this on sale and get a reputable pro set-up, you've got an amazing quality and badass-looking Les Paul. I think it may be the Gibson '57 pickups that make this such a great guitar along with the maple cap. This guitar definitely suits my style of music since I play punk rock, classic rock, grunge, rockabilly and progressive rock. Some things are priceless, and these days, customer service is one of them. Nov 6, 2020 #1 Hi there, Just picked up a very sweet Cherry Burst, but just a little confused about the serial number. Excellent example of what an Epiphone can be. the pickups are fantastic. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Then I started looking at Epiphone Les Pauls but read a lot of negative reviews about the poor electronics that were used on their guitars. Also the service from Sweetwater is very nice. Beautiful finish, just as described. I'm ordering a blue one as soon as I can. Highly recommended. The Gibson '57s have a nice warm tone, but the fingerboard seems sluggish. I will pre-order them as soon as they are announced. When I ordered it, I got it 2 days before the expected delivery date and initially was blown away. Full Access. This model comes with the Gibson USA '57's. The finish is beautiful. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Prizm Plus came and I was astonished at how good looked. If you are like me and don't have the money and/or the talent for a Gibson Les Paul, you can't go wrong with this Epiphone version. I pulled the pickups when I put my new Elixer strings on it and the pickups are 57 classic and classic + pickups. This is a legitimately great guitar with its own unique characteristics. For me, the VS design is timeless, and the '57 Gibson USA pickups give it that dark, smoky tone I really love. I took it to play out last Saturday. Do yourself a favor and get this baby. You won"t be disappointed. If you can live with Epiphone on your headstock, this is the guitar for you, at an unthinkable price. It puts me in touch with the finger board and allows sweet vibratos. The sound? All in all compared to the Gibson Standard your mainly just paying an extra 2500.00 plus for the name on the headstock. Last year I purchased my first Gibson Les Paul and have enjoyed it. and other 'burst' colors (ie, Tea Burst, Desert Burst, etc.). Im returning mine and moving on. The finish is magnificent, with a perfect burst, and trippy 3D grain. For the price, an amazing guitar. I received my guitar and have been playing it nonstop.The customer service I received when I visited Sweetwater was impeccable. The Tribute has better electronics (pots, switches and of course the Gibson 57 pickups) but also the Grover locking tuners. I am very pleased with this guitar, the Gibson Pickups are really nice. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Rich, creamy sounding humbuckers & a pro set up included. At rehearsal the sound was amazing. I am not a musician - I play in the basement. This review is as much about the great service from Sweetwater as it is about this Awesome guitar.When it arrived and I finally got to open the box, I was excited to open the box and jump right in and get this guitar tuned up and jam. Joined May 19, 2020 Messages 12 Reaction score 1. I checked out Gibson LP's for $3-6K. Treat yourself. See title of this review. This guitar sounds and plays amazing! With its authentic Gibson 57 Classic pickups, its tone quality surpasses lesser Epiphones and holds its own with some Gibson LPs. For the price this is outstanding value in a Les Paul. Once I pick it up the time flies by. The solid mahogany neck is hand-set into the body using a deep-set, glued-in joint which extends into the pickup cavity, creating maximum neck-to-body contact and acting almost like one continuous piece of wood. I'm thrilled by this guitar. mark7step. C $952.98. Honestly, if you were to play this guitar and then play a Gibson LP while blindfolded you wouldn't know that this guitar costs $2K less than a similiar set up Gibson. So here go's the rest of the story! The demand for Epiphone means that the instruments are sourced from numerous factories in both China and Korea. Unboxed it at the UPS warehouse this morning, brought it home, took off some plastic and bubble wrap, tuned it up and rocked out. Such a beautiful and wonderful sounding instrument and entirely playable . Guitar came out of the box ready to play. The number stamped on the back of the headstock was confirmed to be a 2016. now get the G400 custom out quick!!! Pre-Owned. Neck just feels great !! None the less, I will be purchasing another and it WILL be from Sweetwater. My sales engineer, Mike Winebrenner has always been very courteous and helpful with all of my purchases from Sweetwater, and I couldn't imagine going anywhere else for music gear. Ps, the gibson had far inferior bridge, stop taI'll, frets and fret ends (worst ), pickups and finish. Finish is beautiful, frets are perfectly finished, neck taper is awesome, pickups are awesome. Pre-Owned. The one thing that"s different is the philosophy of Sweetwater. Fast, FREE delivery, video streaming, music, and much more. I also replaced the nut and the bridge saddles with Tusq after replacing the bridge with a Gotoh. thanks sweetwater for holding it for me you guys rock, Rivals most Gibson's fit and finish is awesome Gibson pick ups are great I love the slim taper neck 10 out of 10. ...while reading through my FB feed. I was stunned by the beauty. This guitar is definitely a perfect match. Just replace the strings to your liking and enjoy. Price engine. Perhaps this is also partially attributable to the different pickups. Beautiful color , Shine and Awesome Performance , The sound is Tough and Rock !!! Get Directions | Will consider Epiphone's in the future and buy them from Sweetwater. The folks at Sweetwater were insanely helpful while I put them through the paces trying to find the exact one I wanted as well. I was always an acoustic player but I did catch the electric bug after playing around with my friend's guitar. 1960 tribute plus. The Epiphone Les Paul "Tribute" Plus Epiphone's long friendship with innovator Les Paul dates back to the late '30s and early '40s when Les and fellow guitarists such as Charlie Christian and George Barnes were at the forefront of jazz Show More Am. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. Sweetwater is the ONLY place I will buy a guitar before I've played it. I love the pickups. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus is worthy of its positioning as Epiphone's flagship LP model, with a generally excellent fit and finish. New Listing Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus Midnight Sapphire Blue Umeda. I debated on changing them out for the 50's wiring. The overall tone of this guitar is honestly crap. I'm so freakin stoked about this guitar. I received the tribute plus Les Paul in vintage sunburst yesterday. I love the 60 style neck for comfort and playability. VERY ,VERY WELL MADE LES PAUL GUITAR FROM EPIPHONE.NOTHING CAN BEAT THIS OUTSTANDING AND WAY ABOVE AND BEYOND PRODUCT IN SOUND ,LOOKS AND EASE OF PLAYING . I own a '81 Gibson Les Paul custom which I absolutely love, and the sound quality of my new Epi is very comparable. This profile is thick enough to provide the stability and tone you want but thin enough to provide you with the comfort and speed you need. First its as close to a Les Paul Stander you can get, the body is a Solid one piece with a hard carved maple top. Prime members enjoy Free Two-Day Shipping, Free Same-Day or One-Day Delivery to select areas, Prime Video, Prime Music, Prime Reading, and more. I called the instrument tech, explained the problem and bang! I have a friend who has been playing in local bands for 50 years. All user reviews for the Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute. I have purchased guitars from other online retailers and brick and mortar stores and have had to return them. This Epiphone rates right next to any Gibson I"ve played . Happy customers, one piece of gear at a time! Forums × Write a user review Ask for a user review. My sales engineer Ben Chambless was super helpful. Sweetwater Sound Well, i've had this guitar for two months its amazing specially for rock, which might sound harsh but it is true. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. It just gets better,the Gibson pickups captures the Gibson sounds perfectly. Thank you for your request. It is so good to limit myself to just one. It took a little time to warm up to the locking tuners, but they stay in tune even though there are no wraps, pull em tight and twist the key...good for the stage. 2 user reviews . The cleans are neck-and-neck, but the Gibson is maybe just a bit more resonant - perhaps due to its very light nitro finish - so it has a bit of an edge on the crunch tones. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. Worth every penny, you gt so much for your money with this guitar. The looks are just perfect and the playing/sound are top notch. This is the Les Paul I always dreamed of. The Epiphone line of Les Pauls feature quality in a value that can be attained by anyone of any skill level. I was a tad skeptical buying my first Epiphone, but let me tell you... wow. The owner said he … The fret wire seems high and my fingers kinda drag going up and down. I didn't expect this quality for the money. I 100% reccomend this instrument and sweetwater for all musical needs. Without any of my modifications, it still has to be one of truly great stock guitars that I have ever played. I have been purchasing instruments for years and Sweetwater has the best customer service-period! The Les Paul Cherry Sunburst that I have always wanted came in the form of the I have also owned an Epiphone Les Paul about 10 years ago. I spent 20 minutes trying to find a flaw and couldn't. Just changed the strings to my go to D'Addarios and she was good to go!!! This is basically an Epiphone with all the Gibson upgrades done for you. With its authentic Gibson 57 Classic pickups, its tone quality surpasses lesser Epiphones and holds its own with some Gibson LPs. I GOT MINE A FEW YEARS BACK. I want to start off by saying that I am a huge fan of Gibson and have owned several Gibsons throughout my life. Sweetwater was awesome and had very speedy service. The playability is amazing and the setup was perfect. It came adjusted perfectly, I mean perfect! The only thing I have to get use to is the push pull pots. The frets are smooth, and the intonation is PERFECT. When I opened the case (Hard shell LP case included!) I gave a half-star ding because around the 15th fret I have some small grooves cut into my fretboard, but I still love this guitar. Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute. You can't go wrong with this guitar. The only issue I have found is the bridge volume knob doesn't turn as smoothly as the others and will twist all the way around but still works and doesn't make me love the guitar any less. Well, when I finally got to the ticket price, my jaw hit the floor! The Mahogany neck is hand-fitted and glued-in with a Vintage "Deep-Set neck joint that extends well into the neck pickup cavity, creating maximum neck-to-body contact so the Les Paul Tribute resonates as a single piece of wood. The set up was perfect, I was not disappointed. After going through 2 gibson 2017 tribute t's , from a different supplier, I ended up with this great guitar. I have been playing guitar for 20 years and I have played all kinds of guitars, from Gibsons to Fenders to Schecters and I have to say this is my favorite of them all. THIS GUITAR HAS SOLD!! It's crazy, but my two most played guitars right now are mid-priced imports! The solid body provides endless sustain and the 57 HB PU's are .... well everything that I want to express in my mind is expressed sonic-ally when I am in mood for some growl. gorgeous guitar. Epiphone 1960 les paul tribute plus. This page works best with JavaScript. This website uses cookies to improve your experience. Didn't have to wait to return it. The guys at Sweetwater did a great job of setting it up so that it was play ready right out of the case. The grover locking tuners were a huge selling point for me since I put those on my guitars anyway. The first gig proved the value in this instrument. This guitar plays like a dream. I have waited a year to write this review , I wanted to get past the honeymoon stage, Many times in the past i would get a new guitar and love at first only to get bored tweaking or let down after some time with it. This is a Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute plus forum at Guitartricks.com. To learn more about our cookie policy, please check our Privacy Policy. The '57 pickups sound like pure magic. This product is no longer manufactured. My Gibson Les Paul Special is truly awesome. Overall I am astounded at the quality and sound of this guitar. Shares. FOR SALE: Asking $550 OBO shipped TYD but will consider reasonable offers; Epiphone Les Paul 1960 Tribute Plus in Black Cherry. The treble/rhythm switch white piece has a small dent also like someone tried picking it off which honestly I wish you could it looks funny and the bridge pickup basically is flopping back and forth. Product presentation . But it’s not just all good looks on this Epiphone Tribute Plus, which we at Guitar Verdict see as Epiphone’s top of the line Les Paul (preferable in our opinion to the more expensive Ultra III). 5501 U.S. Hwy 30 W, Fort Wayne, IN 46818 You wont regret it. Now is the perfect time to get the gear you want with simple, promotional financing. Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus review . The people at Sweetwater are all top shelf!! login; Get Full Access; the best songs; the easiest system; the fastest results; login; Get Full Access; login; instructors; songs; forum ; Go! Ive had my Tribute Plus in Vintage Sunburst about a week now and Im absolutely blown away by this guitar. Some day I will be able to bend those notes just like my guitar heroes, and this Les Paul will make me feel like I can for now until I actually do. Classified Ads . Great tone, the fit and finish is well done, and it flat out looks incredible. I just sat down to play, and my hand unfailingly went to this fantastic Epiphone. I have owned three Gibsons in the past but all of my recent research has indicated the quality control from Gibson has fallen off the cliff. Dude this guitar is way more that just a back up guitar it sounds phenomenal. So, I bought me another color of this soon-to-be classic model - a Vintage Sunburst. You won't be disapointed. A++++. I've owned the 1960 Epiphone Tribute plus for about 6 months Now. I was thinking of buying the plus top pro instead because it looked identical but was about $200+ cheaper or the Gibson studio faded because it was only $50 more and I extremely glad I chose this one! You will not be disappointed. My Gibson Classic is a great guitar. Our Verdict . Bare minimum I need to change the strings, but my dilemma is whether to return the guitar and purchase a Gibson LP, or have it professionally set up (new nut, fret leveling etc...) beautiful guitar, but I didn't think there would be a significant difference in playability vs my Gibson SG. The entire experience was wonderful and I will be back when I need more gear and or just for a visit!! This guitar fits the bill. I ordered this in the vintage sunburst and the finish is flawless. This is a really good guitar. But, when I sit down to play, the Gibson's stay on their stands more often than not, and the Epiphone gets plugged in. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. You won't have to apologize for picking and playing this guitar, it speaks for itself. Get this one. This tribute I bought febr 2018 to give it a try to complete all the sounds l need to use, A great buy. Guitars are very personal and rather than a thing often it is just an extension of your body and emotion. The Epiphone Prophecy Collection features iconic "Inspired by Gibson™" body shapes with a modern twist for players seeking to break tradition and set new standards. Pre-Owned. Sounds excellent. I have two 1960 Tributes and a Pro Custom. I play in a classic rock band and my other guitar player, who plays a $2700 Gibson Les Paul, played this guitar for a set one night and liked it as much if not more than his guitar! The Tribute Plus Epiphone Limited Edition Les Paul Rainbow exceeds all expectations in sound and feel thanks to the combination of classic Les Paul style and Premium components. IT'S A SHAME BECAUSE IT'S BUILD AS GOOD AS ANY GIBSON. or Best Offer. 1960 Les Paul Tribute, LP-Shaped Guitar from Epiphone in the Les Paul series. Best guitar I have ever played. I'm not sure if I want to do that yet. My Ibanez Gio which is almost 10 years old and has never had any work or maintenance done to it sounds just as good. They are available to offer you personalized product advice any time you need it. Accordingly, a mahogany body with a maple top is used Epiphone, on which a veneer of AAA maple in a prismatic " Rainbow " finish provides the elegant Look finish. Phone Hours | Plays great. From the hot pickups and better than average electronics, to the beautiful finish and low action, this axe would make the great Les Paul proud if he were still around. After that, i can't put it down. Super neck. Buy it you will not regret your purchase. After many hours of going through all the variations of Les Paul editions, finding one that met my desires as well as my budget was proving to be more challenging than I thought it would be. Exclusive deals, delivered straight to your inbox. Thanks to Rob @ sweetwater for his great help. Definitely a good choice. I purchased this guitar due to the basic facts of it's overall setup. A Sweetwater Sales Engineer will get back to you shortly. A ONCE IN A LIFE TIME GEM.STRIKE WHEN THE IRON IS HOT !! I had it for three weeks before I could play it as I was sick, I'm very happy with this guitar. CHOW Tribute. The quality of the hard case is outstanding. I actually own a Gibson Supreme and a Gibson Classic and this guitar is every bit as good a player as those two are. I have a grin from ear to ear just thinking about this guitar. From Japan. Guitar Tricks Forum > Gear Discussion > Epiphone 1960 les paul tribute plus. CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO CHECK OUT MORE!! I love all of my 3 Epiphone Les Pauls as each has its own characteristic and distinctive tone and quality. Epiphone, i am proud of you. Check out youtube for reviews. I have owned Gibson Les Pauls in the past including a "Jimmy Page" model and I have to say this Epiphone blows them all away. I would highly recommend this guitar and service from Sweetwater is beyond 5 stars! Settling into my new project studio and I wanted a Paul for various projects. Out of the box it played really well, but I only gave it 4.5 stars in the ease of use because the intonation was a little off and the action was little high (but so were all my Gibsons). A great playing 1960 Tribute Plus in an ultra cool blue burst finish over a gorgeous flame maple top. unboxed this beauty and immediately changed to my preferred strings before plugging in.set up was really close from the factory with just a couple tweaks to get it right. Which is in my opinion the best guitar made for the money. I still can't believe that an instrument this good can be had for the price. I've owned the 1960 Epiphone Tribute plus for about 6 months Now. They is a difference that you can hear and feel, not as good as Gibson l.p. Standard, but for the money it is a nice guitar and with a nice case you will be happy you got it. BLOWN AWAY IS RIGHT!!! Absolutely beautiful and stunning appearance, unbelievable finish and surface craftsmanship. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus features a solid mahogany back with a solid, carved hard maple cap with single ply-cream binding for the ultimate combination of warmth and bite. C $970.06. It resonates and sustains like a Les Paul should. Body finish is just great. Of all the LPs in the Epi lineup, I wanted something that had a classic look, feel, and tone of a vintage Gibson. fit and finish are superb. I got busy and when I came back to it and picked it up, the neck was kinda rough.So I looked at the back of the neck and I couldn't believe my eyes. Pre-Owned. There are several Epi LP models to choose from, ranging from the modestly priced LP-100 ($280) to the more sophisticated Ultra-III ($749). As a highlight, it has first class hardware and pickups “made in the USA”. If you get the opportunity to let these guys go to work for you, Your going to be well pleased. Sounds as good as any Gibson I have ever heard or played. The guitar is near mint and comes with assorted case candy (strap locks, sticker, manual, poster etc. And each day I ask myself how Epiphone is able to put a lot of Gibson Les Paul goodness into this model for so little. Please make sure that you've entered a valid question. Search Forum Show New Posts. But the Gibson '57 Classic pickup-equipped 1960 Tribute Les Paul gives me the most pleasing tone. A. Believer. I have previously owned three Gibson Les Paul's at approximately $2500 dollars each and none of them compared to this instrument. What can I say it feels great, it sounds great and I don't mind bearing the heavy weight of the guitar for long hours for what it gives back. ... Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus Electric Guitar with Case. It plays so smoothly and the sustain is amazing. Fit, Finish, playability, everything is great the flame top is amazing. And on top of everything else, you get a nice hard case with it. Thanks again guys for another flawless and rewarding transaction. I bought one of these vintage sunburst tributes in may, 2018, liked it a lot,especially the Gibson 57pickups! Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus. The guitar is absolutely amazing. Defiantly a Keeper, This is a guitar that is beautiful and is everything you could want. The neck had cracked while I was gone from either the temp change or string tension. Running up and down the fretboard is a breeze. Free shipping. I've owned this guitar for 2 years now,and i got in 2012.best components: Gibson 57'classics for the pick ups,which are excellent and cost 300.00 by themselves.This guitar is put together very well,deep set neck joint for good sustain,switchcraft switch,push pull pots for coil split,(single coil for the neck,and hum b for the bridge is my favorite),all in all probably the same exact guitar a some 2000.00 gibson,just with epiphone on the headstock.If it wasn't for Epiphone i probably would never even consider paying 2000.00 for a guitar.I would just build one from a kit or something. This is just as good and in some ways better. The finish was perfect and the guys at Sweetwater had it set up perfectly. The Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus is worthy of its positioning as Epiphone's flagship LP model, with a generally excellent fit and finish. Nice Guitar! Tone is excellent. Store Hours, If you have any questions, please call us at (800) 222-4700. So easy to play and it feels amazing. Everything you love about Sweetwater in the palm of your hand. Looks great. I have to say I am very impressed with the overall quality of this guitar. Fantastic. I love the guitar and Buster has gone out of his way to make me feel like my business is important and respected. I bought a Faber Lock Tone Kit to replace the stop bar in order to mass couple (lock down) the stop bar to the body and raise the stop bar (with the included Faber metal shims) just enough so that the strings do not touch anything except the bridge and nut and only touching the stop bar once after their entrance into the stop bar. The look and feel of this guitar rivals any of the Gibsons I have owned and the sound is incredible. Sam Hillman at sweetwater helped me on this with, and as usual done a perfect job. The neck is perfect (the PLEK Sweetwater did and the bone nut they installed took it to a higher level, HIGHLY RECOMMENDED), the Gibson '57 Classics SING & STING, and it lays easy on the hands... it's equally adept at rhythm and lead. I did throw on some Elixer strings and tweak the action but, only to suit my playing comfort . I can't put it down. I've owned all the major guitars over the years, and Tribute Plus is hands down the best value in a Les Paul today. Endorsed by Gibson, Epiphone offer an authentic Les Paul spec without the hefty price tag. Sweetwater's Sales Engineers are regarded as the most experienced and knowledgeable professionals in the music industry, with extensive music backgrounds and intense training on the latest products and technologies. Beautiful guitar, sounds amazing, well worth the money, plus a hardshell case, you cant beat it. New Listing Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus. This profile is thick enough to provide the stability and tone you want but thin enough to provide you with the comfort and speed you need. And Sweetwater is amazing. I bought it through sweetwater this time and it needed only a slight adjustment to suit my needs. I love this guitar. Great clean tones, vintage crunch tones, blazing leads, and then you can tap the coils and flip the toggle to the rhythm position and you get great bluesy SRV tones! Thanks.c. New Listing Epiphone 1960 Les Paul Tribute Plus Midnight Sapphire Blue Umeda Store _71572. Then I saw this 1960 Tribute plus and after reading the specs on this thing I new that I had to have one. Comments from the entire band on the sweet sound of this guitar. The 57's are so fine! I own a 2017 Gibson LP Tribute with 490 pickups, and in a side-by-side comparison with the same strings, this Epi LP came very close tone-wise. Buy one...or two!!! Then she has Gibson 57 classic pickups that sound Amazing, and all the hardware is first rate. Epiphone Les Paul Tribute Plus 4 Good finish for the Tribute 60 more. Plays very nice and is beond nice for your ears. Sounds amazing plugged in a Marshall tube amp along with various MXR pedals. Not quite my Gibson Standard (that looks nearly identical...), but for ~ 1/3 of the price, it's a steal. I have been playing guitar on and off for 60 years. I'm sure you have read about everything this comes with, but I must say that the Gibson pick-ups are great! Comparable to my Gibson 2017 l.p. Standard that cost 4 times as much. Stays in tune, intonation is on. The flame top doesn't quite compare to a good one on a Gibson LP Standard, but for 1/3 the price, I didn't expect it to. Nice neck Action , perfect for Rock and Roll. This is as close to an American Gibson as you can get, this is a top of the line Epiphone. I own two Gibson Les Pauls, this thing is just as good as they are. This thing is great. The picture on Amazon does not do it justice but overall this item at least mine was a lemon. Nice low action just how I like. So at first glance WOW this guitar looks amazing. For the price, this guitar is amazing. $575 shipping to continental US included Les Paul Tribute Plus Electric Guitar Specifications: Mahogany body Hard maple cap and AAA flame maple veneer 24.75" Scale mahogany set-in neck Rosewood fretboard with 12" radius and 22 medium-jumbo frets Gibson USA '57 Classic … How is that for service. Endless bloom and creamy sustain. Will need pro set-up with nut and bridge filing as well as height adjustment. Shipping was real fast and customer service has been excellent. This same guitar with the same materials, built to the same standard of finish and made in the USA would be around $3000. Ive owned just about every les Paul style guitar from Gibson and Epiphone. With a set of genuine Gibson USA '57 Classic humbuckers, this Les Paul wails with fat PAF-style rock tone -- and the flame maple top looks killer to boot. I could have purchased this guitar from any number of vendors. So if your thinking about getting one, I don't think you will have any regrets once its plugged in and in your hands. fret and board is one of the best I've played with strings set unimaginably low with no fret buzz. Sweetwater did a great job of setting it up, only thing I did was put a new set of D'Addarios on and tweaked itonation. Pickups are out of this world and you can get some varying sounds that are crisp, clean, and bright sounding. As good as a Gibson and way better than the stock epi std(which I also own) The series/ parrallel switches are great for single coilish tones and the pickups are amazing. Thanks Ed Needler. The setup was spot on out of the box. S 5 p o D 8 n s o r e d A T P 8. The fit and finish are flawless. 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