Which Famous Guitar?? - Jemsite
Polls Create forum Polls here or vote in existing polls.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 05:47 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: UK/Ireland
Posts: 3,525
Which Famous Guitar??

Okay people, which famous guitar from rock history given the choice would you most like to own? Randy Rhoads's Polka Dot Jackson? Maybe EVH's Frankenstrat? Which one would be your dream?

For me it would be Paul Gilbert's Pink RG770DX.
IbanezDaemon is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 06:36 PM
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Riverview, NB
Posts: 3
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

I want SRV's sunburst stratocaster.
pathology1984 is offline  
post #3 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 06:51 PM
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Erwin NC
Posts: 394
Reviews: 22
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

Ben Weinman's "Bi tch i'm the boss!" ltd, he needs to give it to me, namely because he about broke my shoulder with it.

-George Lynch's "Skully"
-Dweezil's Strat (the rescue one)
-Mother Maybelle's Gibson L-5


none of those happening any time soon though.
THEE HAMMER is offline  
post #4 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 08:41 PM
 
sick-boy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Hillsdale, MI USA
Posts: 1,190
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

Sign me up for Clapton's The Fool SG, Vai's EVO, or George Harrison's Rocky. I wouldn't mind Hetfield's Ken Lawrence Explorer or Pepper Keenan's custom Viper, as well.
sick-boy is offline  
post #5 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 09:16 PM
Moderator
 
jemaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 2,848
Reviews: 1
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

I want Hendrix's white Strat.

~j
jemaholic is offline  
post #6 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 09:34 PM
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Santiago , Chile
Posts: 221
Reviews: 2
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

Vai "evo", Adrian Smith Ibanez Destroyer, Marty friedman Ke-1 (the black one), Yngwie "the duck", Paul's pink 770, Alex Skolnick S540
D.Vial is offline  
post #7 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 09:44 PM
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Florida
Posts: 4,108
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

SRV's number one or Vai's Evo lol
newbieguitarmaker is offline  
post #8 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 11:24 PM
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Cambridge/Memphis/Nashville
Posts: 3,769
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

Billy Gibbon's '59 'burst...or anybody's 'burst for that matter
waylay00 is offline  
post #9 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-09-2009, 11:53 PM
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Granite City Illinois
Posts: 804
Reviews: 2
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

George Lynch- J.Frog "Bones"
Steve Vai-"Evo" Before the first neck swap
LuredMaul is offline  
post #10 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-10-2009, 02:35 AM
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Greece
Posts: 303
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

Wolf Hoffmann's Flying V (of ACCEPT), Angus Young's SG and Yngwie's Duck are on my list
etfmusic is offline  
post #11 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-10-2009, 04:21 AM
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Perth, Australia
Posts: 730
Reviews: 1
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

For those of you wanting Vai to give you Evo, she unfortunately isn't going to last much longer ( a year if lucky in fact). There is a crack running through the body on the verge of cutting her completely in half.

Life is cruel sometimes eh?
Pursuit is offline  
post #12 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-10-2009, 08:37 AM
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: Het rijk van Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Posts: 1,629
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

Vai's UV90HAM.
Elvis' 56 Gibson J200 - I just need an acoustic, this might do the trick
Hendrix' painted Flying V; the strats are nice and all, but he painted the V himself.
eviltwin is offline  
post #13 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-10-2009, 09:23 AM
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: South West UK
Posts: 953
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

The one guitar I like, but would probably be a disappointment to have is Brian May's Red Special. From what I've read it's rather unique to it's maker. 24 inch scale, very thick neck, 45.5mm nut, 7.25 inch fingerboard radius. I'd probably hate it!
Jim

Last edited by Vim Fuego; 06-10-2009 at 11:19 AM. Reason: clarification
Vim Fuego is offline  
post #14 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-10-2009, 11:10 AM
Banned
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: newcastle.england
Posts: 2,575
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

outside of jems.id wouldnt mind a richie sambora strat this is the only fender guitar id entertain.its not that famous but would love a jon sykes sig les paul.
rob777vdy is offline  
post #15 of 75 (permalink) Old 06-10-2009, 11:15 AM
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Mount Washington, KY
Posts: 84
Re: Which Famous Guitar??

Steve Stevens' Hamer Californian w/ Holo-Skull graphic from the Michael Jackson video "Dirty Diana".
RNRCRAZYKNIGHT is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Famous #351 strings? Davey Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic 2 10-04-2007 08:17 AM
Famous players guitar picks Major Tom Players & Bands, Music & Sounds, Tours & Jams, Lessons & Theory! 55 01-21-2007 09:07 PM
Any Famous Jemsiters? kirk Off-topic / Miscellaneous 82 03-04-2006 06:13 PM
Rich is famous! vaijem777 Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models 37 02-25-2006 07:18 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome