Gary Moore’s 1955 Gibson Les Paul Junior

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Gary was first seen using this guitar during the Thin Lizzy 1979 Black Rose Tour. According to Gary, the guitar used to belong to Steve Jones of the Sex Pistols. [Gary Moore at No.73, 1987]

Snapshot from Gary Moore at No.73, 1987, YouTube

Unfortunately at this time, not much is known about the guitar. Gary likely got it between mid and late 1978, when he shared a stage a number of times with Steve and The Greedy Bastards. If you happen to know more, be sure to leave a comment below.

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Nozdrak
Nozdrak
3 months ago

I may be wrong, but is that the guitar Steve Jones using in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKr3dj4V_0E Gary Moore playing besides him. The Electric Ballroom, Camden, London, UK; July 29, 1978

FÉLIX RAMOS FUENTES
FÉLIX RAMOS FUENTES
1 month ago

Maybe it is the same guitar he plays here….
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0XOfjQhBJOY