"Certainly Hendrix (cited by Taliesn) would have sounded rather different without the use of the Fender Stratocaster - the model that Holly started playing and popularised in 1958. If he hadn't championed its use it would have gone out of production before Hendrix had a chance to play one."
Uhmmm, ever hear of a Mr. Les Paul?
Just checkin' ;-)
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