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The mission of the Foundation is to honor and share the life, spirit and legacy of Les Paul by supporting music education, ...

Les Paul - Guitarist, Inventor - Biography.com


Jun 16, 2016 ... Les Paul invented the solid body electric guitar known as the Gibson Les Paul. This inventor and his guitar changed the sound of music and ...

Les Paul Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...


Get information, facts, and pictures about Les Paul at Encyclopedia.com. Make research ... Encyclopedia of World Biography The Columbia Encyclopedia,.

Les Paul | Rolling Stone


Les Paul biography on Rolling Stone, your go to source for artist bios, news, and reviews.

Les Paul | American inventor and musician | Britannica.com


Paul designed a solid-body electric guitar in 1941, but, by the time the Les Paul ... of Les Paul · Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum - Biography of Les Paul ...

Les Paul Biography (Guitarist/Inventor) - Infoplease


Biography of Les Paul, Inventor of the solid-body electric guitar.

The Man Before The Guitar: Remembering Les Paul At 100 : NPR


Jun 9, 2015 ... Les Paul's career as a guitarist and innovator led him to play jazz, pop and ... it sound like he was playing even faster than he could in real life.

Les Paul: In His Own Words: Les Paul, Michael Cochran ...


Les Paul: In His Own Words [Les Paul, Michael Cochran] on Amazon.com. * FREE* ... Les Paul's life was truly amazing and this book covers every corner of it!

70 facts about Les Paul - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Jun 5, 2015 ... A short documentary provided by the Les Paul Foundation. ... "Many of us go through life and think we're not smart enough, we're not talented ...

Paul was rocker Steve Miller's godfather, both in life and on guitar


Aug 14, 2009 ... Milwaukee-born rock star Steve Miller of the Steve Miller Band had a childhood any other musician would die for: Les Paul was his godfather ...

Les Paul
Les Paul is the musician and inventor generally credited with inventing the solid-body electric guitar. A harmonica and guitar player from an early age, Paul moved in his late teens to Chicago, where he became a minor star on the country music circuit.... More »
Name at Birth: Lester William Polsfuss
Born: June 9, 1915 (age 101), Waukesha, Wisconsin
Died: August 13, 2009
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The Inventions - Les Paul


Throughout his life, Les Paul was curious, always eager to learn about new things. He was fond of saying that his childhood living room was his laboratory.

15 Facts About Les Paul - Gibson


Sep 2, 2016 ... Les Paul's solid-body electric guitar and studio advances changed ... and supports public exhibits displaying Les Paul's life achievements.

Les Paul, Guitar Innovator, Dies at 94 - The New York Times


Aug 13, 2009 ... Les Paul, the virtuoso guitarist and inventor whose solid-body electric .... his right elbow was shattered; once set, it would be immovable for life.