I play a similar range of musical styles. I have a '63 Standard which I acquired minus pickups. Since I got it, I have had a Duncan JB,...
Ah yes, the infamous 'Duo Balls'!
Great track, lovely player Danny Kirwan. Fabulous vibrato. Such a shame it all went so badly wrong.
I don't think I could ever have one favourite guitar solo so, at the risk of overdoing it, here are a few examples of guitar playing that...
Here's one I made earlier. :)
Gibson Les Paul/SG sideways vibrato looks in decent shape
Gibson "side to side vibarto " | eBay
Well said Relic61
Further to the DC Junior SG debate I have to say that I was being slightly tongue in cheek in my first post which is why I put the SG in quote...
OK, so there's a story with both guitars.
The '58 is, as you surmised, a double cut Les Paul Junior. I bought it at Sam Ash in New York in May...
Thanks for your comments.
I guess I was stretching things a bit with the '58, although the double cuts were referred to as SGs when...
And my '58 "SG" Junior
You can see the '63 in action here Cocaine - YouTube
The camera work isn't great but I can't...
Both guitars appear to have neck volutes which I believe weren't introduced until around 1974. It would be worth checking the serials.
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