FENDER JAGUAR (RED)
   
Used by Thurston: 1990-1996

  • 1990 -- ACCGG#C (Cinderella's Big Score, Silver Rocket)
  • 1991 -- ACCGG#C (Cinderella's Big Score, Silver Rocket, I Love Her All The Time)
  • 1992 -- ACCGG#C (Theresa's Sound-World, Youth Against Fascism, Silver Rocket, On The Strip)
  • 1993 -- ACCGG#C (Theresa's Sound-World, Silver Rocket)
  • 1995 -- ACCGG#C (Silver Rocket, Candle)
  • 1996 -- ACCGG#C (Silver Rocket, Candle)

    Used by Kim: 2004-2009

  • 2004 -- EBEGGB (Mariah Carey & The Arthur Doyle Hand Cream, Plastic Sun)
  • 2005 -- EBEGGB (Mariah Carey & The Arthur Doyle Hand Cream, Plastic Sun)
  • 2006 -- EADGBE (Shaking Hell)
  • 2007 -- EADGBE (Shaking Hell)
  • 2008 -- EADGBE (Shaking Hell)
  • 2009 -- CGDACD (What We Know, Malibu Gas Station, Thunderclap) (probably used for the other new tunings at some point as well, before it settled into this)

    NOTES:

  • Thurston's main Jaguar, and his main ACCGG#C guitar during the 90s. This guitar was not stolen, and was actually brought along for the 2000 tour, but not used (apparently it was in EGDGED, but that's not confirmed).
  • Kim began using the guitar around 2004, initially as slide gtr for "Mariah" then standard (!) tuned for the revival of 'Shaking Hell'
  • Gauges: .046 .038 .038 .017 .017 .014 (ACCGG#C)
  • Gauges for CGDACD = .052 .042 .026 .020 .017 .013
  • Red body
  • 1 black humbucker in bridge, 1 single coil in neck
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • 3 switches replaced w/ toggle switch
  • Top wing components removed
  • 2 knobs
  • White pickguard
  • "LITHIUM X-MAS" sticker
  • "d" sticker
  • Square white sticker
  • Used by Thurston in "Mildred Pierce" video
  • Listed as "JAG" on '95 set lists.

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