The Modern Wiring
Is just the updated version found in the Current Model Gibsons. It's Technically Not Modern. It was the Improved Version Gibson came up with in the 2nd or 3rd Generations of electric guitars.
So, Why Do People Love this type?
This one is All About The Bass. The more you Roll Off The Volume the Darker, and Heavier it gets. This style also has a more Consistent Audio Taper.
Why do some people not like it?
The most common response is it Causes the Guitar to become Muddy and Dull when Rolling Off The Volume.