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New Guitar Questions!


New member
Feb 21, 2021
Hello everybody! My local guitar store has couple Gibson's and I'd like to hear your opinions on them. I am gonna list the guitars and tell the pros and cons of each(In my opinion).
From least to most expensive:

2019 DC junior tribute.

The Pros:
-Nice satin finish
The Cons:
-can't think of any.
The Not Pros Neither Cons:
-Only bridge pickup
-Satin finish(wears quickly)
-The bridge

All in all not really interest in this on, just not really my thing.

2012 or 13 SG Special tribute 70s

The Pros
-2 pickups
-Nice inlays
The Not Pros Neither Cons:
-Satin finish

2019 Les Paul Studio Tribute(The more controversial one)

The Pros:
-Still less than 1k
-2 pickups
-"Proper" Les Paul specs(Maple top, mahogany body, maple neck and rosewood board.)
-Actual Gibson pickups
The Cons:
-Again can't think any big ones
The Not Pros Neither Cons:
-Satin finish
-No pickup covers
-Dot inlays
-No binding

And lastly

2019 or 20 SG Standard

The Pros:
-It's a standard
-2 pickups
-Nice looks
-Gloss finish
The Cons:
-The price, sadly it's quite expensive even when it's on sale at 1300 but I might be able to haggle them down a little bit.
The Not Pros Neither Cons:
-No hard case
-Gloss finish, sticky

All in all I think either the LP or SG Special would be the choice but I want hear experiences from other people.


Well-known member
Mar 28, 2009
The only help I can offer, buy the one you like the most.

It's the only choice that matters.

Good luck.



Jul 24, 2010
A lot depends on your playing style and the kind of music you want to play. It's a very personal thing so hard to give opnions on the descriptions. I'd play them all and see which one resonates with you. Good luck with the search.