Les Paul created, innovated, and inspired rock and roll history. He was a true visonary that will always be an inspiration to millions of guitarists.
The next time you play an electric guitar or record any music, think of Les Paul who was instrumental in developing the solid-body electric guitar, along with studio effects such as overdubbing, tape delay, and phasing, as well as multitrack recording.
June 9th was his 96th birthday. Les Paul was born June 9, 1915 and passed away on August 12, 2009.
Official Website www.lespaulonline.com
Monday, June 13th, 2011
Written by: Mike Withrow
Posted in Birthdays