Resurrecting a Hopelessly Damaged Gibson Lg-2: Part 2

In my last article, I detailed how I came to own a severely damaged Gibson Lg-2, and attempted to describe the extent of its damage. I also tried to anticipate the repairs that would have to do to get this particular guitar back into some semblance of playing condition. In this article, I will … [Read more...]

Overview of Traditional Tonewoods Used In Electric Guitar Building

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With the need for guitar players to be heard over big bands and in larger halls and not cause feedback, Les Paul invented the solid body electric guitar in 1940. His innovations caused the guitar manufacturing industry to rethink its ideas about tonewoods and guitar building span … [Read more...]