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First, here’s a little history on the Black Strat. David Gilmour bought this guitar in the music store of the famous Manny in New York in 1970 to replace several guitars that were stolen just six weeks on tour with Pink Floyd, including the first black Stratocaster David. It was a late replacement “model of the 60s strat with a black painted finish of the plant on the original surface of the plant sunburst with an alder body, maple neck and 21 frets. The guitar became Senior strat work David and was extensively modified over the years. david gilmour guitar solos was built and modified with seven different collars, microphones, electronics, buttons, tremolo systems and choose guards, among other changes. Gilmour used this on some of the most famous recordings of Pink Floyd, including: Meddle, Live at Pompeii, Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, David Gilmour, the wall, Final Cut, and About Face In 1986, after. sixteen years of intensive use, David retired from the Black Strat and was loaned to the Hard Rock Cafe for display. In 1997, David recovered the guitar, which has seen a lot of abuse during the presentation, and had it repaired and put in place to make a playable guitar again. He used it for the live meeting 8 Pink Floyd in 2005 and his main guitar for his work on a solo album the isle and visit, featured in the memory of that night and live in DVD Gdansk CD.
As I write this David uses one of the famous Jimi Hendrix leather guitar straps on the Black Strat, a gift from his wife Polly for her 60th birthday. The strap holding the guitar played Voodoo Chile holding the david gilmour hawaiian guitar that played Comfortably Numb. How cool is A It can not get any fresher.
A very good history of the Black Strat is in the excellent book “The Black Strat david gilmour guitar rigs– A black history Fender Stratocaster David Gilmour.” By David technology gear, Phil Taylor, published by Hal Leonard Not many guitarists have a book dedicated to one of their guitars, which shows you how special this Strat is especially for many people. It includes the complete history of the guitar and all amendments thereto over the years, a little history on the Pink Floyd, as well as information on other guitars of David. Also Gilmourish.com for info on the Black Strat.