les paul custom shop

1959 ES-140
1961 Les Paul Junior
2007 SG Classic
2011 SG Standard Exclusive
1969 SG Standard
1968 SG Special
2006 ‘60 Strat Relic
2005 Limited '66 Strat Closet Classic
1988 American Standard Stratocaster
1966 Jaguar
1965 Duo Sonic II
1966 ES-330
2009 USA '62 Wilshire Reissue
1971 ES-335
1997 Rickenbacker 360
1959 ES-140 3/4T (again!)


Thursday Night Guitar Shopping this week yielded several AWESOME deals on some very interesting used instruments.  But lets forego the “deals” and instead focus on the beauty…

Here is some of the beauty for sale at the Long & McQuade store in Mississauga (Toronto, Canada) this week:

  1. ES-195.  Beautiful!
  2. Two “Select” Telecasters.  Beautiful!
  3. Gold sparkle Starla.  Extra beautiful!
  4. Off on your way, hit the open road / There is magic at your fingers / For the Spirit ever lingers / Undemanding contact in your happy solitude.  BEAUTIFUL!
  5. That colour…that top…BEAUTIFUL!!!
  6. Les Paul Standard VOS.  Dusty.  But BEAUTIFUL! 
  7. That top…how shall I describe it?  I know:  beautiful!!
  8. Now THIS is truly spectacular.  VOS ES-175 single pickup.  almost 5000 bucks…but (you guessed it)… BEAUTIFUL! 


All You Need is LEFT,  Left is all you need.

Tuesday/Thursday guitar shopping this week at Long & McQuade in Brampton (Toronto) Canada.

  1. Last year’s model SG (full “bat wing”)
  2. Lovely black Les Paul
  3. Another full-face SG (last years model again too…)
  4. Sweet hey-soos!  This LP Custom makes me want to love guitars that weigh 9 or 10 lbs AND to start all over again and teach myself to play left!  :D