Gary Moore’s 1955 Gibson Les Paul Junior

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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5 days ago

I may be wrong, but is that the guitar Steve Jones using in this video: Gary Moore playing besides him. The Electric Ballroom, Camden, London, UK; July 29, 1978


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