The club was rocking, it really wasn’t a music club so the ‘stage’ was the corner of room. Girls and guys were dancing, as the night wore on they drank more and more.
I live in South Florida. I have 288 ft on the water. My bedroom holds around a dozen of my guitars. There are more at my practice room, and more in my guest room. I have a African Grey parrot and a chow chow.
On my 6th birthday, my parents bought me my first guitar. They surprised me at church with it. It was a great day. Prior to that, I had used my grandfather’s guitar. It was a great guitar and I loved it. I took great care of it, played in numerous bands with it.
About 10 years ago, my brother and I were tuning up to play some hymns for a church baptism on the bank of a small creek near our church. While tuning my year old Tacoma Chief C1C, my strap came loose from the button near the neck causing the guitar to begin its journey toward the rocky ground below.
We watched in shock, and horror as a beautiful Cherry Sun Burst 1975 Les Paul Custom, slowly tips over and snaps the head stock off the guitar. It was the longest gig ever.
My first guitar was a Fender 12 string. I loved it the first time I played it. I learned everything on it. I had it for about a year and was sure I’d keep it forever. READ MORE
I had shipped many guitars and had never had a problem. My Les Paul arrived and excited as I was to open the box, I waited for the guitar to acclimate for 24 hours. Finally I opened the box and noticed that the “this end up” side of the box revealed the bottom of the case. I opened the case and yes, the headstock was snapped off!!!
At on particular rehearsal, in the basement of my guitar player Dave’s house, my other guitar player Gary had been fighting with his psycho wife. READ MORE
I dated a woman that was selfish to a fault, she was jealous of me spending time with my guitars. One night she grabbed my acoustic, that my dad had given me & threatened to break it.
i have washburn ab 10 acoustic bass guitar. i was playing at a party and leaned it against a chair for a minute… boom it fell over face first and broke it right at the nut, dang.