Don’t drink while gigging or this could happen to you. This poor guitar is at the local guitar store as a warning. In the meantime, where’d Charlie derrington make off to? I understand he has experience with repairs of this style. (Just to be clear, this is not my guitar)
I think John Belushi got ahold of that one. Never give your love a cherry.
I’ve read that Willy Nelson’s Trigger got a similar start in life.
Haha! all possible, I think whatever happened involved alcohol
If they could fix Bill Monroes’ Mando after someone smashed it with a fireplace poker, anything is possible
Yep! Hence my Charlie D comment. But this guitar is a low to mid Taylor, so not worthwhile
Charlie got killed by a drunk driver in Nashville years ago: https://mudcat.org/thread.cfm?threadid=93479
If I were king, drunk drivers would be tried as murderers. None of this “involuntary manslaughter” nonsense. I have zero respect for someone who knowingly endangers the lives of everyone around them.
Ouch. I knew he had died, but didn’t know how. Along with Clarence White, one of the biggest losses to bluegrass caused by drunk drivers + =
Plus he was in the country illegally…