Gibson Les Paul Traditional 2012 Goldtop

Reverb Estimated Price Range

  • $1,280$1,500

The Gibson Les Paul Traditional was launched in 2008 as a classic-style Les Paul, but with weight-relief holes in the body. Starting in 2013, Gibson changed the model to a fully solid, non-relieved body. The Traditional is made in a number of finishes to highlight the top, with some adding a premium for a more flamed Maple. 

Years of Production: 
2008 - present 

Body Style: Single cutaway solidbody

Wood Composition: Mahogany body, Maple top body, three-piece Maple neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements:  Two humbucker pickups, trapezoid inlays, four control knobs, three-way pickup selector, white pickguard, bound fingerboard, stopbar tailpiece and Tune-o-matic bridge

Notable Les Paul Players: Jimmy Page, Slash, Neil Young, Alex Lifeson, Pete Townshend


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