KINGSTON UPON HULL, United Kingdom
Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Bass
A simple Dreadnought sized acoustic. Hand made, costing very little, even in the 1960's.
Strange concept for a Django style guitar.I do recall Joe Pass doing a jazz album on a 12 string ( A sign of the times ) He used a Harmony Jumbo 12 for that outing.
An unusual bass guitar concept for the mid 1960's.Good old Emile. Showing us the way !
12 string version of an old 1950's early 60's favourite.Bruce Welsh of the Shadows played the 6 string version of this,as di Joe Brown,in the beginning.I used Emile Grimshaw quite a lot for my repairs...View more
Fender Tremolux 1964,beige.
I've always loved Fender amps,right back to the very early 1960's,when we,in Britain,could neither buy them or afford them.My first add on unit was a treble boost for my Vox 30,so I could boost the ba...View more
Albert Lee ,Hessle Town Hall,Yorks,U.K. 060515
Great performance from Albert & his band,Wednesday last.Just the right sized hall to make it 'Intimate' for the audience. Thanks,Albert.
1967 Guitar & Amplifier set up.
Hiding away with my other gear,my guitar and amp,as used in 1967.A great 1964 U.S. made Epiphone 'Sorrento',with a 1965 all tube Vox 10 twin,with original stand ( Vox 30 size) Great sounding gear,and ...View more
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Larry Coryell Day,U.K.,Wrexham,May 16th 2015
Any aspiring or experienced Jazz Guitarist looking to increase their knowledge & expertise should give this a look. I attended one some years ago,and the results are astounding.Run by Welsh guitarist,...View more
Jazz Gig 2014.
It was great to do a Jazz gig again after a long break.In the 1960's,I played with an organ (B3 )based band called the 'Byrd's Groove', doing Jimmy Smith,Jack McDuff,Booker T. material.We put the band...View more
Live at 'Withstock',Withernsea,East Yorkshire,U.K.
Belting out a solo at an open air,Rock 'n Roll gig,with master 'Jerry Lee' piano man,Al KIlvo.Strat Plus,through A Rivera Design Fender 'Concert' amp & Delta Labs DDL....2 x 10" Fender cab shouting at...View more
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Wes Montgomery at Ronnie Scott's ,London. 5th April,1965
50 years ago,tonight,I was sat in Ronnie Scott's 'Old Place' in Gerrard Street,London,listening to this incredible musician.Wes had Stan Tracy (piano),Rick Laird (Bass) & Ronnie Stephenson (Drums). I ...View more
Fender Jazz Bass c1974
My working bass from about 1974.The original neck warped,so I bought a Precision neck I saw on W.48th N.Y.C. in 1979..I saw a pair of DiMarzio pups too,and a brass bridge.The body was refinished in Lo...View more
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Epiphone Wilshire 1964 with Duesenberg trem.
This is a great Gibson factory Epi.I played a '59 Les Paul Jnr in 1962-63,and loved the access to the last fret Mini hubucks. This guitar sounds great.
Gretsch Corsair 1961,with look alike DeArmond style p.up.
Great archtop Gretsch,sounds good acoustic & great amplified.
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