FENDER JAGUAR (LEOPARD)
   
Used by Lee: 1992-1999

  • 1992 -- GGBDGA (Sugar Kane) & DDDDAA (Schizophrenia)
  • 1993? -- DDDDAA (Schizophrenia)
  • 1994? -- DDDDAA (Schizophrenia)
  • 1995 -- DDDDAA (Schizophrenia)
  • 1996? -- DDDDAA (Schizophrenia)
  • 1999 -- GGDDD#D# (Cotton Crown, Brother James) + GGDDGG (Teenage Riot)

    NOTES:

  • One of the most unique guitars ever played within Sonic Youth, this leopard-spotted Jaguar was Lee's main "Schizophrenia" guitar for a while. It was stolen in July 1999.
  • Gauges: .052 .052 .026 .026 .017 .017 (DDA)
  • Custom leopard spot paint job
  • Serial # -- SY33
  • Humbucker (possibly from a Univox Hi Flier Phase 3-4?) taped in neck, single coil in bridge (or empty?)
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • 3 switches replaced w/ toggle switch
  • 2 knobs
  • Trem bar
  • Listed as "LEO" on '95 set lists.
  • Listed as "LPRD JAG" on '99 set lists.

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  • 1996