Gibson previews Billy Gibbons 'Pearly Gates' 1959 Les Paul replica

The ZZ Top legend's guitar sat next to a Gibson Custom colour sample

We're keeping this brief, because a picture is worth a thousand words.

Following on from recent Gibson Custom recreations of iconic artist's guitars, it looks as though hirsute ZZ Top mainman Billy Gibbons' fabled 1959 'Pearly Gates' Les Paul is next.

Check out this blog post on Gibson's official site for the world's first sneak preview.