Epiphone Les Paul Muse, Wanderlust Green Metallic
Epiphone Les Paul Muse Overview by GAK.
A new year, a new decade and a fantastic new Epiphone Guitars product lineup that is sure to have something for everyone. Taking inspiration from the current Gibson USA range we have the Epiphone Original Collection which is aimed at the purists with models such as the Epiphone Les Paul Standard 50s & 60s available in six great finishes including Bourbon Burst, Iced tea and Heritage Cherry Sunburst, the Epiphone Les Paul Special in TV Yellow, the Epiphone Explorer and Flying V in Ebony and the Epiphone SG Standard '61 in Vintage Cherry to name a few. To add to this we also have the Epiphone Modern Collection which brings modern appointments to a vintage classic for extra tonal options and a different playing experience. Models such as the Epiphone Les Paul Classic available in Ebony, Honeyburst or Heritage Cherry Sunburst, The Epiphone Les Paul Modern with its contoured heel for extra upper fret access and the Epiphone Les Paul Studio which has been given a revamp for 2020 and offered in some fantastic colours such as Smokehouse Burst, Ebony, Alpine White and Wine Red.
The Epiphone Les Paul Muse from the new Inspired by Gibson Collection features a lightweight chambered Les Paul body powered by high output Alnico Classic PRO™ humbuckers with a coil-splitting and phase controls plus a treble bleed circuit to maintain clarity at lower volumes. Available in all new metallic finishes including Radio Blue Metallic, Wanderlust Green Metallic, Purple Passion Metallic, Jet Black Metallic, Smoked Almond Metallic, Pearl White Metallic, and Scarlet Red Metallic.
Epiphone Les Paul Muse Specs:
- Material: Okoume
- Profile: Custom C
- Scale Length: 24.75"
- Fingerboard Radius: 12"
- Fingerboard Material: Indian Laurel
- Number Of Frets: 22
- Frets: Medium Jumbo
- Nut Material: Graph Tech
- Nut Width: 1.693"
- Joint: Glued In
- Body Shape: Les Paul
- Body Material: Okoume (chambered, thin rim, belly scarf)
- Top: Maple
- Finish: Metallic
- Finish: Nickel
- Tuner Plating: Nickel
- Bridge: LockTone ABR
- Tailpiece: Stop Bar
- Tuning Machines: Grover Rotomatic 18:1 ratio
- Pickguard: Les Paul
- Truss Rod: Adjustable
- Pickup Covers: Nickel
- Neck Pickup: Alnico Classic PRO
- Bridge Pickup: Alnico Classic PRO
- Controls: 2-Volume w/coil splitting and treble bleed, 2-Tone with phase switch
- Pickup Selector: 3-way Epiphone toggle
- Output Jack: 1/4" Heavy-Duty Epiphone
- Strings: .10, .13, .17, .26, .36, .46
- Case: Optional
Having had a few epiphones and still owning a 355 dot and wildkat I was very pleased and it will be staying in my collection