- Jan 20, 2018
Well to each their own? However you’d never pick it out in a band setting. Theyd all sound the same no matter which one you played. It could be a Gibson USA and you’d never hear the differenceFallacy for some maybe, but all the historic Les Pauls (except one) that have made me pull out my wallet in the last 20+ years have been constructed of arrow straight wood grain. The one exception is my chambered R8, which has a tiny bit of swirl to some of the grain. But, well it's chambered. Your mileage may vary.