just got this email from gibson guitar...


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08-13-2009, 06:55 PM
New York, NY...August 13, 2009...Les Paul, acclaimed guitar player, entertainer and inventor, passed away today from complications of severe pneumonia at White Plains Hospital in White Plains, New York, surrounded by family and loved ones. He had been receiving the best available treatment through this final battle and in keeping with his persona, he showed incredible strength, tenacity and courage. The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks for the thoughts and prayers from his dear friends and fans. Les Paul was 94.


08-13-2009, 07:02 PM
theres another thing about this... use the search bar before you post

08-13-2009, 07:03 PM
yea, besides leo fender les will be a GOD

edit: sorry 4 the bump but Les Paul's death 2 me is greater than mickal jacxson

08-13-2009, 07:05 PM

At least you care about LP.

08-13-2009, 07:07 PM
it sucks so much, there are very few people who have done so much for the world of guitar, he will be sadly missed, at least he had a good, long life