was the Godfather of the electric guitar. Inventor of multi-track
recording, overdubbing, reverb, and echo.
Music as we know it would literally not
be possible without the recording processes he pioneered.
virtuosic playing, and the mythical Gibson electric guitar that bears
his name, inspired the legends of the rock & roll revolution.
is regarded as the
definitive portrait of this musician, inventor, and American legend.
It captures the
late Les Paul in
his final ribald and roasting-toasting performances, hilarious
interviews, and a privileged behind-the-scenes tour of his museum-like
New Jersey home
for a ride with this
larger-than-life 90-year old as he plays his standing Monday night at a joint
in Manhattan and tells his own rags-to riches story, joined by a
cast of legendary musicians, admirers, and industry insiders.
could burn the
frets right off a guitar" - Steve Miller
"He put the tools
in our hands" - Keith Richards
Source." - Anderson Cooper, CNN
"... still The
Man." - Los Angeles Times
Boss!" - B.B. King