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I have a Seville les Paul copy I was wondering what year and if its a lawsuits model and what it's worth and if its a hep of crap I've had it for a couple of years and got it second hand from music shop

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Hey Sam,

Thanks for writing! This looks like one of the last of thee Seville lawsuit Les Paul copies. This means it was made in the late 1970s. There is a growing market for lawsuit Gibson copies. The Klusen style tuners are not found on a lot of the Seville LP copies and it also has a more Gibson-like headstock profile. As for value, it is hard to say in today's market. I've seen similar models selling for around $400 US Dollars (in good condition) at online auction sites. Let me know if you need further details. Stay in touch...Johnny

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Johnny Genocide

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I can answer questions regarding playing, guitar models, guitar construction, amplifiers, effects, starting a band, recording and touring. As the Guitarist and singer for No Alternative I have recorded a number of albums, singles and CDs as well as extensive touring. I can also answer questions about starting a band and recording.

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I have been a guitar player for 26 years. I play and tour with No Alternative. With a number of CDs out there are also 14 bands that have recorded my songs.

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Can You Hear Me, Live at the Deaf Club (With KGB) SF Underground, Subterranean Records (No Alternative) Backtracks, Subterranean Records (No Alternative) Lifeline/No Alternative, Bull Dog Records (No Alternative) Johnny Got His Gun, Wingnut Records (No Alternative) SF Nights, Bachuus Archives (No Alternative)

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B.S., Organic Chemistry

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