Gibson Brands Showcases its New Les Paul Reference Monitors at Musikmesse 2015 - EMusician

Gibson Brands Showcases its New Les Paul Reference Monitors at Musikmesse 2015

Gibson Brands, Inc. continues to honor the legacy of Les Paul; the genius who pioneered the solid-body electric guitar, and multi-track recording, with its release of the new Les Paul Reference Monitors.
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Gibson Brands, Inc. continues to honor the legacy of Les Paul; the genius who pioneered the solid-body electric guitar, and multi-track recording, with its release of the new Les Paul Reference Monitors.

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After carefully considering the requirements of recording engineers, producers, musicians, and music lovers, Gibson Brands employed their considerable expertise in musical instruments, recording, and speaker systems to create a line of reference monitors that satisfy the needs of true audio professionals and music enthusiasts alike.

These monitors represent a new level of performance, allowing engineers to easily make mixing decisions and create mixes, which will translate perfectly. The monitors are made to become your ultimate reference, whether recording, mixing, producing, or just enjoying your favorite music.

The Les Paul Reference Monitors combine superior definition with the iconic Les Paul styling, using exceptional materials including flame maple tops, diamond-like carbon-coated titanium tweeters, non-woven carbon fiber woofers and custom-designed amplification to ensure ultra-clean transient impulse response and ample headroom. The Les Paul Reference Monitors are available in 4", 6" and 8" systems, and are available in Cherry, Cherry Burst, and Tobacco Burst.

Les Paul 4 (LP4)

The Gibson Les Paul 4 Reference Monitor is a two-way, bi-amped, full-range reference speaker.
It employs a 4” lightweight non-woven carbon woofer and a 1” high-frequency titanium w/DLC coating tweeter, both powered by a custom amplifier. Whether you are mixing or recording, producing, playback, or simply listen to your music at home, this monitor integrates nicely into any environment, while representing a new level of performance, especially as of its compact form factor.

The combination of composite materials results in amazing definition, ensuring ultra clean transient impulse response and large headroom. This new monitor, with the iconic Les Paul styling, creates an appeal beyond the typically sterile studio monitor. The Gibson Les Paul 4 Reference Monitor is available in cherry, cherry burst and tobacco burst.

Les Paul 6 (LP6)

The Gibson Les Paul 6 Reference Monitor is a two-way, bi-amped, full-range reference speaker.
It employs a 6” lightweight non-woven carbon woofer and a 1” high-frequency titanium w/DLC coating tweeter, both powered by a custom amplifier. Whether you are mixing or recording, producing, playback, or simply listen to your music at home, this monitor integrates nicely into any environment, while representing a new level of performance.
The Les Paul 6 reproduces deeper low end than expected from its size, without sacrificing midrange and top end clarity. The combination of composite materials results in amazing definition, ensuring ultra clean transient impulse response and large headroom. This new monitor, with the iconic Les Paul styling, creates an appeal beyond the typically sterile studio monitor. The Gibson Les Paul 6 Reference Monitor is available in cherry, cherry burst and tobacco burst.

Les Paul 8 (LP8)

The Gibson Les Paul 8 Reference Monitor is a two-way, bi-amped, full-range reference speaker.
It employs an 8” lightweight non-woven carbon woofer and a 1” high-frequency titanium w/DLC coating tweeter, both powered by a custom amplifier. Whether you are mixing or recording, producing, playback, or simply listen to your music at home, this monitor integrates nicely into any environment, while representing a new level of performance.

The Les Paul 8 defines a new level of performance in 8” monitors of any class and is the top of the Gibson Les Paul Reference Monitors range, made to fill even the largest room with solid body of sound. The combination of composite materials results in amazing definition, ensuring ultra clean transient impulse response and large headroom. This new monitor, with the iconic Les Paul styling, creates an appeal beyond the typically sterile studio monitor. The Gibson Les Paul 8 Reference Monitor is available in cherry, cherry burst and tobacco burst.

PRODUCT FEATURES & BENEFITS

·Two-way, bi-amplified system for exceptional midrange definition and superb transient response

·Iconic Les Paul styling with carved, flame maple high-gloss arched top brings style and class to any studio and home

·Extremely lightweight, non-woven, carbon fiber woofer produces tight, accurate bass response

·1" diamond-like carbon-coated, titanium tweeter delivers clean high-frequency extension and supports creation of well translating mixes

·Front-ported, low-noise, bass-reflex enclosure ensures flexible positioning

·Powerful amplifiers offer low distortion and ample headroom

·Defines a new level of performance in its class with “non-fatigue listening” for any application

·Choose from three different sized models, each of them available in all colors such as cherry, cherry burst and tobacco burst