What is Gibson LPM?
The Gibson LPM is a budget-minded Les Paul-style guitar with a round-profile maple neck, as opposed to the mahogany neck typically used on a Les Paul.
Are Epiphones better than Gibsons?
If you picked up a US-made Gibson and compared it to an Epiphone then you would probably notice a difference. The quality, setup and finish on a Gibson will almost always be superior. However, today’s mass-produced guitars are far better than those made a few decades ago.
Why is Gibson more expensive than Epiphone?
Epiphone Les Paul’s are foreign built. This is the main reason behind the price tag difference between the Epiphone LP and the Gibson LP. By not being setup in the United States, Epiphone guitars are comprised of cheaper quality materials and cheaper labor.