THE BIRTHPLACE OF LES PAUL PICKED FOR NEXT GIBSON GUITARTOWN PROJECT
Waukesha is proud to announce that Gibson Guitar has chosen the birth and resting place of guitar legend Les Paul for its next acclaimed GuitarTown community arts project. In honor of the project, the Les Paul Trio will play with Buffalo Springfield music legend and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Richie Furay on the big main stage set up in downtown Waukesha. will feature 10-foot tall fiberglass Gibson Les Paul model guitars, and a series of regular size guitars, to be artistically designed by acclaimed Wisconsin visual artists and displayed in front of the city’s landmarks and businesses. Each guitar sculpture will celebrate a musician, personality or artist unique to the region’s history, with guitar sculptures sponsored by local businesses and individuals.
Richie and the Les Paul Trio will be performing on June 1st at 6:00 p.m. Get your tickets and information at Waukesha GuitarTown.