Read Sweetwater customer reviews for Gibson Les Paul Studio 2019 - Wine Red Reviews. “The Les Paul Studio is an excellent guitar and gives...” Written on: 04/06/2008 by dudelove (2 reviews written) The Les Paul Studio is an excellent guitar and gives players out there who want a Gibson Les Paul without having to empty their pockets. Before you read keep in mind that this are only MY opinions and my thoughts about this guitar. Rated 5.0 / 5 by 2 customers! The other guitar is hardly more radical: finish aside, it’s a close cousin to the equally reliable Les Paul Studio. Its a great value for money. Les Paul Studio History. Review: Gibson 2019 Les Paul Studio Tribute & SG Standard Tribute. Now, A few weeks ago I bought a Gibson Les Paul Studio in wine red with gold hardware for 1,670 $ or 1,050 Euro. Retailing for under a grand, the Tribute models potentially represent the best of both worlds – an American-built Gibson that won’t break the bank. Launched in the early 80s, The Gibson Les Paul studio was named as such because it was for the studio musician who wanted the sound of a Les Paul without paying for any of the extra binding, AAA tops or other flashy visual flair that adds nothing to the tone. Model: Les Paul Studio . Make: Gibson . Price: 1,670 $ / 1,050 € Introduction. This SG Special in Faded Pelham Blue is from the Original Collection; the Les Paul Tribute and the Les Paul Special Tribute with dual humbuckers and dual P-90 options are from the Modern Series.