What are the iconic guitars in your opinion?

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Wombat Reynolds, Jan 16, 2019.

  1. CandyAppleHead

    CandyAppleHead Well-Known Member

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    Tony Levin and his Chapman Stick

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  2. misteranderson

    misteranderson Forum Resident

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    Yeah, looks like a Rex Bogue.

    McLaughlin's Double Rainbow didn't last long. It was only around for a few years 'til it had an accident. For a while, Ibanez did a fancy doubleneck that was reminiscent, but not quite as detailed.
     
  3. The Lone Cadaver

    The Lone Cadaver Forum Resident

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    Some of my guitars
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  4. Scope J

    Scope J Forum Resident

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    Syd's iconic Tele

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  5. Saint Johnny

    Saint Johnny Forum Resident

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  6. dkswaff

    dkswaff Forum Resident

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  7. dkswaff

    dkswaff Forum Resident

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  8. Tullman

    Tullman I prefer analog

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    I would say Randy Roades' Les Paul Custom.

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  9. Wild Horse

    Wild Horse Forum Resident

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    Lindsey Buckingham's custom made Turner.



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  10. Soopernaut

    Soopernaut Forum Resident

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    Diamond Darrell played some Dean ML guitars and I think the lightning bolt one may be the most wide known. Later Washburn made ML copies for him.
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    Jason Becker had a custom Peavey numbers guitar. Later Carvin reissued it and a similar Blue Carvin DC200 that he played later. Carvin changed their name to Kiesel and they still make several versions of the numbers guitar and the Blue DC200.

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    Jason Becker- "Blue"
     
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  11. Davmoco

    Davmoco Forum Resident

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    Richard Thompson get his special sound from strats.
     
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  12. Frozensoda

    Frozensoda Forum Resident

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    David Hill and his Superyob.
     
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  13. Joker to the thief

    Joker to the thief Forum Resident

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    Honestly, whoever was playing them... pick out you’re favourite guitar and it’s their touch that distinguishes- which is why there’s a hundred threads dedicated to what guitar player played which guitar when, but you can still pick a Hendrix, Clapton or Harrison solo from a thousand paces
     
  14. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

    that is one ugly guitar! LOL
     
  15. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

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  16. StarThrower62

    StarThrower62 Forum Resident

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  17. musicfan37

    musicfan37 Senior Member

    Correct
     
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  18. mmars982

    mmars982 Forum Resident

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    I'll see your Les Paul and raise you a Jackson.

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  19. dammitjanet

    dammitjanet Fun, natural fun

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  20. MSG ‘74

    MSG ‘74 Indonesian

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    Kurt Cobain, with Mustang, or Jaguar.
     
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  21. Randal_SS

    Randal_SS Jammin' Econo

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    I'm sure his guitar was selected as a homage to his heroes, but I now associate the Gretsch 6120 with Brian Setzer.
     
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  22. Zoot Marimba

    Zoot Marimba And I’m The Critic Of The Group

    Buckethead’s Les Paul, which is larger scaled than a normal Les Paul and of course very distinct look:
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  23. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

    Neil Young's D-45
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  24. GodShifter

    GodShifter \m/®

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    And made him sound like crap.
     
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  25. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

    really? I thought it sounded fine...it's a Martin!
     

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