A Highly-Customized Les Paul

Four Humbuckers & F-Holes
Having all four humbuckers on was one of my favorite tones ever.  The arrangement is sensitive to a fuller range of partials/harmonics, and just has a more well-rounded timbre, sounding less tinny and electric.  Actually, I don't even have the retro knobs hooked up to do anything.  It just combines and delivers the pickup signals directly for maximum harmonics, ala Tuck Andress' setups.

While I was cutting into this guitar to install the pickups, I discovered the body was actually semi-hollow, so I cut simplified f-holes as an experiment.  (They didn't end up adding anything to the sound that I can tell...but I think they look cool.)

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