George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Early years of Rickenbacker Guitars prior to and including 1972

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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (greg_feo) » Wed Oct 26, 2011 9:26 pm

Mr. John Hall might know...what say ye ?
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (stringsncords) » Wed Oct 26, 2011 9:36 pm

Wow, looking at the 360, you can almost hear "that" Hard Day's Night intro....

Are the edges of the slash painted black?
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (Ivan3000) » Wed Oct 26, 2011 10:03 pm

stringsncords wrote:Wow, looking at the 360, you can almost hear "that" Hard Day's Night intro....

Are the edges of the slash painted black?

Yes they are, Thats how most models are if they arent bound soundholes.
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (greg_feo) » Wed Oct 26, 2011 11:48 pm

stringsncords wrote:Wow, looking at the 360, you can almost hear "that" Hard Day's Night intro....

Are the edges of the slash painted black?

I agree you can hear " The Chord.." 8)

Black edges on the Scrimitar slash, yes.
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George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (8mileshigher) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 4:20 am

Fantastic photography, Greg !!! :D
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (greg_feo) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 5:20 am

8mileshigher wrote:Fantastic photography, Greg !!! :D


Thanks much!

Have a very good closeup of the SN# (CM107) on jack plate if interested.

Still wondering about the Budokan Rick's SN... :?
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (Ivan3000) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 8:36 am

Whats a Budokan?
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (greg_feo) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:23 pm

IvanMunoz wrote:Whats a Budokan?

GH's second 12 string , by all accounts> stolen.
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SO GLAD that this is still with the Harrison estate !!!! Hoping some of you have made the trip .
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (Ivan3000) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:05 pm

Why is is called Bodukan?
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (sloop_john_b) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:07 pm

IvanMunoz wrote:Why is is called Bodukan?


That's a reference to this concert: http://thebeatles.com/#/images/02_07_1966_1
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George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (8mileshigher) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:23 pm

Allegedly that new style Ric 12-string was stolen after the Candlestick Park show in August '66, their final live performance.
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (sloop_john_b) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:25 pm

8mileshigher wrote:Allegedly that new style Ric 12-string was stolen after the Candlestick Park show in August '66, their final live performance.


No, I believe it was around Abbey Road studios as late as 1969...Greg?
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (Ivan3000) » Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:57 pm

sloop_john_b wrote:
IvanMunoz wrote:Why is is called Bodukan?


That's a reference to this concert: http://thebeatles.com/#/images/02_07_1966_1

Thanks! :mrgreen:
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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (greg_feo) » Fri Oct 28, 2011 5:00 am

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Re: George Harrison '63 360/12 (pics) @ Grammy Museum

Postby (Ivan3000) » Fri Oct 28, 2011 8:37 am

How'd that happen? (The crack in the soundhole)
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