This guitar was in Hendrix’s possession the longest and was used for recording all his UK releases and albums, it can be heard on those famous opening chords on ‘All Along The Watchtower’ and can be seen on You Tube where Hendrix is playing a version of the Elvis hit Hound Dog! Advertisements
As used in 1993 in the New Power Generation Act 1 & 2 Tour. Managed to review this guitar prior to auction at Bonhams Knightsbridge. Full review coming in G&B 2017, an interesting guitar form a build point of view…..
Can’t believe I finally managed to get to grips with this iconic guitar. The full review and glorious pictures is in this link http://www.guitar-bass.net/features/paul-kossoff-les-paul/ . The review will be quite a myth buster, there is so much written and presumed about this guitar and the truth will be revealed at last!!
A rare look at Jan Akkerman’s Gibson Les Paul Personal, his 3 pickup Les Paul Custom and his Signature model by Brandin Guitars. Here is a link to the review for Guitar and Bass magazine. http://www.qguitars.nl/NL/downloads/artikelen-magazines/ Many thanks to everyone at Brandin Guitars, you guys were amazing!!! http://www.qguitars.nl/EN/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxiSg0yHKlw
Here is the link to the full G&B article. http://www.guitar-bass.net/gear/exclusive-under-the-microscope-the-whos-pete-townshends-live-rig/
I am traveling to the North East of England for what is perhaps the last chance to get a close look at a guitar that belonged to the late Paul Kossoff of Free. The owner, Arthur Ramm has very kindly allowed me to have a look in detail at the guitar. Gibson did a tribute…
Meeting Dave Hill – Slade (and his guitars) I am sitting in the offices of PMT Music Store Birmingham waiting for Dave Hill to arrive. His band Slade were never off Top of the Pops in the early 70’s when Glam rock ruled. Slade had 12 hit records, six number 1’s: three of them in…