Jimi Hendrix Epiphone FT79 1951

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! The guitar will…

Prince – The Cloud Guitar

As used in 1993 in the New Power Generation Act 1 & 2 Tour.  Managed to review this guitar prior to auction at Bonhams Knightsbridge.  An interesting guitar from a build point of view….. This guitar will feature in a forthcoming FF book.

FREE at Last Paul Kossoff’s IOW Les Paul

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!!

Paul Kossoff 1959 Les Paul as used in Free

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…

Dave Hill from Slade

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…