Eddie Van Halen’s Gibson Les Paul Custom (White)

In 1978 at what looks to be one show, Eddie Van Halen was seen using a Gibson Les Paul Custom in white (Most likely a Norlin era but unknown). The guitar had 3 of the 4 knobs equipped and toggle switch removed, and a DiMarzio Super Distortion or Mighty Mite copy in the bridge with a stock pickup with a cover in the neck.

Eddie with the white Les Paul Custom.

It is unknown what happened to it or where it came from but it was used in the tour at least once.

Submitted by: Daniel Leeds


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