Category: stratocaster

“If I’d had my way, the Strat would have been my first guitar. I’ve still got some of my books from when I was about thirteen, and there’s drawings of guitars and different scratch plates. Always trying to draw Fender Stratocasters.“ ~ George Harrison

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Frank Zappa asking “You got a problem with that?”

From Guitar Player magazine, 1977. This is Frank’s rebuild of the Stratocaster guitar that Jimi Hendrix set aflame at London’s Astoria ten years earlier, a 1968 gift to him from one of Jimi’s roadies. The amazing story here.