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Epiphone Les Paul Special II Players Pack, Ebony

Perfect for beginners of all ages, this package includes a Les Paul Special II guitar, amp, gig bag, picks, pitchpipe, cable, strap, and instructional DVD. (866) Read 46 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Les Paul Player's Pack Ebony

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If you're ready to become a guitar hero -- or need a great gift for someone who is -- the Epiphone Les Paul Special II Players Pack is perfect! This package has got everything you need to start playing electric, right out of the box: a Les Paul electric guitar, an amplifier, picks, a pitchpipe, a cable, a strap, a carrying bag, and even an instructional DVD.

Check out the Epiphone Les Paul Special II in this demonstration:


Your First Les Paul!

The Epiphone Les Paul Special II guitar has a laminated alder/maple body and a bolt-on mahogany neck. The scale length on the neck is 24.75 inches, which makes it exactly the same size as the majority of all electric guitars, and thus a perfect learning instrument! The fingerboard is rosewood and has position marker inlays on 9 frets.

Just like its big brother Les Pauls, the Special II has two humbucking pickups in the neck and bridge positions. Master Volume and Tone Controls are located in the familiar spot just under the nickel StopBar tailpiece. The tuning pegs up top are nickel as well.

10-Watt Practice Amp Included

When you're ready to plug this baby in, you'll use the supplied cable to connect with the Epiphone Studio 10 amplifier. This is a great little practice amp, but don't worry -- it won't have the neighbors calling the police unless you push it all the way up. A 3-band EQ lets you begin experimenting with sound control on an electric amplifier. A headphone jack is there for late-night practicers!

Guitar Features:


- 650R humbucker Neck Pickup
- 700T humbucker Bridge Pickup
- Rosewood Fretboard with dot inlays
- Laminated Alder/maple Body
- Mahogany Bolt-on Neck With 24.75-inch Scale
- Rosewood Fretboard With Dot Inlays
- 650R Humbucker Neck Pickup
- 700T Humbucker Bridge Pickup
- Master Volume and Tone Controls
- StopBar Tailpiece
- Nickel Hardware

Extras Included:

- 10-Watt Amp with 3-band EQ and Headphone Jack
- Guitar Cable
- Guitar Strap
- Gig Bag
- Picks
- Pitchpipe for Tuning
- Instructional DVD

Not everyone can say they started out with a Les Paul. Here's your chance! This all-inclusive pack is ready to rock, right out of the box. If you're curious about learning how to play electric -- or have a younger person on hand who wants to play -- this package is an excellent way to get started off on the right foot.

zZounds is an authorized dealer of Epiphone products.
- Body: Laminated Alder/maple
- Neck: mahogany, bolt-on
- Scale: 24.75"
- Nut width: 1.68Fretboard: rosewood with dot inlays
- Neck Pickup: 650R humbucker
- Bridge Pickup: 700T humbucker
- Controls: Master Volume and Tone
- Tailpiece: StopBar
- Hardware: Nickel
- Color: Vintage Sunburst (VS)
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Ebony
Shipping Weight: 25 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 43 x 21 x 8 in
Vintage Sunburst
Shipping Weight: 25 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 42 x 21 x 7 in
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-4GIBSON

Product Description

The Epiphone Les Paul Special II Players Pack features the popular Special II guitar and Epiphone's Studio 10 amplifier, with all the accessories you need to get started playing guitar. The Special II is a powerful-sounding guitar with the feel you only get from a Les Paul. It's built with an alder/mahogany body, two open-coil humbucking pickups, a mahogany neck with a rosewood fretboard, and chrome hardware. The Studio 10 amp has a 3-band EQ and gain controls, and a handy built-in prop stand.

Includes:

- Les Paul Special II electric guitar
- Studio 10 amplifier
- Gig bag
- Pitch pipe
- Strap
- Picks
- Instrument cable
- Instructional DVD video
Customer Reviews
4.5 out of 5 (866 ratings) Rate and Review This Product
zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "Great LP axe for a low price, just don't expect too much from the extras."
Sound: The LP Special is a GREAT sounding guitar for the price, but "caveat emptor"...the amp that comes with the Player Pack is extremely low on the quality scale. It's fine for practice and learning, but leave it at home and buy a decent rig if you're going out to jam with anybody. Feature: Got some picks, decent tuner and an OK strap, but the gig bag is awful. Quality: The guitar is very comparable to its (sure, better...but expensive!) Gibson cousins. Great axe for a beginner, and I'd even take it on stage with no worries or shame. Value: The guitar is well worth the cost...the accessories and amp, well... Manufacturer Support: Gibson...the best! The Wow Factor: Great, but still ain't a GIBSON Les Paul.
Style of Music: Rock, Blues, Metal
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Sound: This guitar gives you about five sounds. I like to play it clean with the knob on treble most of the time, but the amp handles distortion and tone changes well also. I can't say I've played it with any other amps though. Sometimes it's a little too tinny, more akin to a Squier than a Gibson, but I still think it's great for the money and I probably won't get a new one for a year or more. Even if I do I'll keep this. Feature: Even the pick-ups are great! Quality: I don't think Epiphone cut any corners. They really proved to me that they respect and value beginner guitarists. Value: $240 is an insane price to get everything you need all at once. If you are a parent and are looking for a pack to get your son or daughter I would recommend this one. Manufacturer Support: No I haven't. The Wow Factor: I've always preferred solid body guitars for some reason, and I like the all-black design I chose. My ten-watt amp actually shook my room the first time I tried it. I assumed it would sound as quiet as watching someone play guitar on TV, but I was taken aback by how much noise ten watts actually is. Overall: If this were a $1,000 guitar I'd have some complaints, but for the money I can't think of a better starter pack to get everything you need at once for a good price. Recommended!
Style of Music: Polaris, Pixies, etc.
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