Focx became the group's second guitarist and Glen Sobel, another session drummer, was brought in to take over drums.This was the first lineup under the moniker Beautiful Creatures.Each Les Paul Traditional also comes with Gibson USA's brown traditional hardshell case and Gibson's Limited Lifetime Warranty.Period-Correct Pickguard The cream-colored pickguard has been a Les Paul staple dating back to the models of the late 1950s and the early 1960s.By Vince Gordon I'm often asked rockabilly guitar questions, so I have created this page that should answer most FAQ. There are - like with most things - different ways of achieving the same goals. The Scotty Moore sound (video) Recording Gretsch Electromatic Col Effects Johnny Burnette & The Rock'n'Roll Trio Rock Around the Clock guitar Brian Setzer's gear Carl Perkins' guitars Scotty Moore's strings You can get an "authentic" rockabilly guitar sound by following the advice, but it actually leaves you a lot of room to get your own sound. If you wanna check out my playing & sound you can listen to a sample of "Don't Tell me What I Want" from our CD New Set Of Rules and watch a video of "Take This Heart" from that CD.
Taking design and visual cues from the Les Paul models of the '80s and '90s, the Les Paul Traditional Pro IV features powerful pickups with push/push for coil splits, coil selector and boost circuit, '60s neck profile, antique binding, period-correct pickguard, vintage Gibson top hat knobs, and the revolutionary Plek set up.Daren Jay "DJ" Ashba (born November 10, 1972) is an American musician, producer, and songwriter. He has worked with various artists including Mötley Crüe, Drowning Pool, Marion Raven, Aimee Allen and Neil Diamond. When he was eight, he took a job detassling corn in the fields to earn enough money to buy his first guitar out of the Sears catalog. He is also known for his work with hard rock bands Bullet Boys, Beautiful Creatures and Guns N' Roses. Ashba performed in his first piano recital at the age of five, where he played Beethoven's "Ode to Joy". He built kits out of garbage cans and pots and pans, until he finally acquired a real set at the age of six.The Les Paul Traditional Pro IV comes equipped with a period-correct pickguard, designed to protect the maple top.Pickups: Neck: '57 A3R; Bridge: '57 A3TSpecially selected for the Trad Pro IV, the new '57 A3R and '57 A3T pickups combine the specs of the 57 Classic pickup with vintage-output alnico III magnets, resulting in the power and warmth of vintage pickups with added articulation and sparkle.