The idea of making a Gibson Les Paul Bass comparison of appeared as soon as there was more than two. But for a full comparison, at least five needed! Not all Les Paul models, but very representative bunch of a basses. As a result, a year later — video is ready. In this video: • 1992 Gibson Les Paul Bass LPB-3 Honeyburst • 1997 Gibson Les Paul Bass LPB-3 (active) Black • 2000 Gibson Les Paul Standard Bass Honeyburst • 2006 Gibson Les Paul Double Cut Bass (Money Bass DC ) Root Beer • 2013 Gibson Les Paul Standard Bass Oversized Goldtop New strings on all basses — Warwick Red Stainless Steel (45-105) Close as possible the same basses setup (pickups and action). Preamp — Shift Line Olympic MkIIIS Drive — A+ by Shift Line Buzz V.2 My choice is 2000 Honeyburst.