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John Fogerty Is Reunited With His Old Rickenbacker Guitar After 44 Years

Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by ZackyDog, Feb 16, 2017.

  1. wilblee

    wilblee Synchromatic

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    May 23, 2013
    Round Rock, TX
    That he got the guitar back is cool. That it's inspiring him to write new music is awesome.
     
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  2. thunder58

    thunder58 Friend of Fred

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  3. organic

    organic Gretschie

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    Jan 22, 2011
    Worcester UK
    My eyes got a bit moist towards the end of that story
     
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  5. GreTschocaster

    GreTschocaster Gretschie

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    That story is better than "Lassie Come Home"!
     
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  6. flyneye

    flyneye Electromatic

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    Sep 18, 2016
    Middle of Nowhere
    The inverse story here is; Somewhere somebody has a bridge pos. toaster top p'up from Fogertys guitar.
    Whoever has it, better be tellin the story for beer.
     
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  7. wildeman

    wildeman Friend of Fred

    May 10, 2015
    norcal
    And here i'd be happy with a used guitar string from him:rolleyes:
     
  8. Roger49

    Roger49 Synchromatic

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    Feb 18, 2015
    Germany
    John Lennon Rickie 325 - no f-hole
    John Fogerty Rickie 325 - with f-hole.

    Why?!!!
    LOL!
     
  9. ZackyDog

    ZackyDog Country Gent

    Feb 6, 2015
    In the USA
    Roger:

    John L. had one like Fogerty's:

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  10. Great story!

    And as a "side bar" ... another reason to 'never' sign with a record company.
    Publish your own music.
     
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  11. Gretschtim1

    Gretschtim1 Country Gent

    Dec 4, 2012
    Dundalk, Md
    I wonder what his wife wound up paying for it?
    That's a great story - the one about Peter Frampton reuniting with his famous Les Paul is also a cool story.
    I would like to hook up with my Original 73 Lefty Les Paul again.
     
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