Used by Thurston:
198? -- ? (?)
1983 -- ? (Burning Spear)
One of Thurston's earliest guitars, check out the picture of him with a non-SY band, playing it in standard tuning. It was later mounted on the wall above the toilet in Lee's Tribeca loft circa 1991.
Featured on the cover of the August 1991 Guitar Player.
This guitar is touring with the Sensational Fix exhibit.
2 single coils
All knobs removed
Nail for strap button
White pickguard partially coloured blue
Drumstick duct taped in place for bridge
Tons of X crosses scratched in body
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