FENDER JAZZMASTER (WHITE)
   
Used by Thurston: 1991-1999

  • 1991 -- ? (I Love Her All The Time) & GGDDD#D# (Brother James, Mote)
  • 1992 -- EGDGED (Dirty Boots, Swimsuit Issue, Chapel Hill, JC)
  • 1993 -- GGDDD#D# (Cotton Crown, Bull in the Heather, In The Mind of the Bourgeois Reader, Starfield Road, Stereo Sanctity, Self-Obsessed & Sexxee)
  • 1994 -- GGDDD#D# (Bull in the Heather, Starfield Road, Self-Obsessed & Sexxee, Androgynous Mind)
  • 1995 -- GGDDD#D# (Brother James, Bull in the Heather, Starfield Road, Washing Machine, No Queen Blues, Mote, Unwind, Self-Obsessed & Sexxee, World Looks Red)
  • 1996 -- GGDDD#D# (Bull in the Heather, Starfield Road, Washing Machine, Brother James, Mote, No Queen Blues, Unwind)
  • 1998 -- CGDGBB (Anagrama, Ineffable Me, Wildflower, Stil, Heather Angel, Karen Koltrane, Hoarfrost, French Tickler, Sunday)
  • 1999? -- CGDGBB spare?

    NOTES:

  • Another Jazzmaster, one of Thurston's primary guitars until its theft in July 1999.
  • It looks like Lee may have used this for 'Inhuman' on 12/29/90 -- see pic. If it's the same, this means the black humbucker was originally in the neck, then switched.
  • Gauges: .046 .046 .026 .026 .020 .020
  • White body
  • 1 soap bar in neck, 1 humbucker in bridge (first black, later white)
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • 1 toggle switch
  • Top wing switches removed
  • 2 knobs (volume knob taped up)
  • Input jack plate added
  • Trem bar
  • "Dr. Pepper" sticker
  • "Pussy Galore" sticker
  • "X Girl" sticker
  • "CCCC" sticker
  • Unknown square sticker
  • Serial # -- 126646
  • Used by Thurston in "Diamond Sea" video
  • Listed as "W.J." on '95 set lists.

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