"Les Paul is without doubt a man after my own heart," guitarist says at award gala
Award-winning writer penned hits for Elvis, Charley Pride, Les Paul and dozens of others
"It has huge significance and was a huge influence," Jim Irsay tells Rolling Stone. "I think we got it for a great price"
Guitarist takes Iridium stage with his own 'Country Boy'
Lou Pallo pays tribute to friend and bandmate in CD/DVD set
Former Capitol/EMI President releases 238 hours of artist conversations
Graphic allows users to play and record virtual guitar strings
Jimmy Page, Eddie Van Halen, B.B. King and more legends with the father of the electric guitar
Plus: Revisit the 'Rolling Stone' coverage of Paul
Some of the world's best guitarists talk about their own axe idols in this 1999 cover story