FENDER SUBSONIC
   
Used by Lee: 2001-2007

  • 2001 -- EEBEBB (Sympathy for the Strawberry, The Empty Page)
  • 2002 -- EEBEBB (Sympathy for the Strawberry, The Empty Page)
  • 2003 -- EEBEBB (Sympathy for the Strawberry, The Empty Page, Peace Attack)
  • 2004 -- EEBEBB (The Empty Page, Peace Attack)
  • 2005 -- EEBEBB (The Empty Page, Peace Attack)
  • 2007 -- EEBEBB (The Empty Page)

    NOTES:

  • A Fender Subsonic first used on some new tunes in October 2001 (though it could have been used earlier, for all I know). This gtr is traditionally tuned down to BEADGB (like a 6-string 7-string) but Lee uses a tuning specific to E's and B's.
  • Green body (not as blue as the picture looks!)
  • 2 single-coils, humbucker in bridge
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • White pickguard
  • 3 knobs
  • Apple sticker
  • Gauges: .054 .054 .026 .026 .017 .017
  • Listed as "subsonic" on 2002 set lists.

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