The FP360SC is also available non-cutaway (FP360S). In 1987, Rickenbacker released a limited edition Pete Townshend Rickenbacker, based on the the six-string Rose Morris Co.
LTD Rickenbacker 1998 model Pete used extensively in 19. The handmade instrument features Rickenbacker’s hand-shaped slim “fast action” neck from the 1960s; violin sound hole; 21 frets; small headstock; three vintage pickups; Rosewood fingerboard; semi-hollow body and neck made from solid Maple; plus, Rickenbacker’s exclusive dual truss rod system.
The guitar features the typical modifications of Pete’s prototype 1975/76-era three-pickup Les Paul Deluxes, with an added Di Marzio Super Distortion pickup in the middle position with black surround, one added toggle control for the middle pickup, though without the Letraset numbering and additional phase toggle switch that came with the final set of 1975/76-era three-pickup Les Paul Deluxes.
Comes with: customized Anvil Flight Case, protective cloth cover, signed certificate of authenticity, hardshell Custom Shop SG case.Blending modern musical technology with Fender’s timeless guitar design, the Limited Edition Pete Townshend Stratocaster is perfect for players who need a flexible guitar that will easily stand up to a few windmilled chords while sounding great all night long.To celebrate the Golden Anniversary of the instrument behind the Live at Leeds-era Who performances and recordings, Gibson USA releases the 50th Anniversary Pete Townshend SG.Limited Edition of 75 In February 2004, Gibson introduced a Pete Townshend SJ-200 Limited acoustic guitar in commemoration of Pete’s 1968 Gibson J-200 used for writing and recording throughout his career beginning with Tommy, namely Pinball Wizard.According to Gibson Montana, 150 Pete Townshend-personally signed (on the interior serial number label) guitars were produced, with remaining guitars not featuring Pete’s actual signature (just the mother-of-pearl fretboard inlay). width at nut; Cream binding on fingerboard; Compensated wrap-around bridge and tailpiece; Chrome hardware, Dual P-90 pickups; Two volume controls, two tone controls, three-way selector switch; strung with Gibson Brite Wires .009–.042.250 individually numbered guitars were manufactured. “I’m quite surprised now that Rickenbacker are happy to have me sponsor an instrument which is so tied up with an anarchic part of my career. and I’ve done it partly out of guilt.” When you need to get there, you need something better. Every Gibson guitar is made from the best materials.Every Gibson guitar has more handwork and craftsmanship put into it.Rendered with all the period-correct details of an early ’60s Les Paul/SG Special, with Townshend’s preferred hardware complement, this model represents the early ’60s SG Special with a smaller pre-’65 pickguard (5-ply B/W/B/W/B) that Townshend used for the first British Quadrophenia shows in late 1972 and early ’73, before switching to a Gibson Les Paul Deluxe for the remainder of the ’70s.In November 2005, Gibson released the third (in series of three) Signature Gibson Les Paul Deluxes, based on Pete’s #9 1976 Gibson Les Paul Deluxe, in Heritage Cherry Sunburst finish.£2,950, with portion of proceeds to benefit Double ‘O’ Charity width at nut; Cream binding on fingerboard; Compensated wrap-around bridge and tailpiece; Chrome hardware, Dual P-90 pickups; Two volume controls, two tone controls, three-way selector switch; strung with Gibson Brite Wires .009–.042 Pete Townshend.One of the many important guitarists Who’s chosen Takamine for the best onstage acoustic/electric performance.