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Vintage Collection of 1960s Alamo Guitars

January 29, 2017

Not exactly a bargain, but how often do you find an entire collection of vintage 1960s Alamo guitars? Fiesta and Fury guitars made in San Antonio, Texas. Offered on eBay.

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Mike Campbell’s 12-string Rickenbacker

July 2, 2016

Mike Campbell talks about the solid-bodied Rickenbacker 12-string he found shopping through the old “Recycler” advertising newspaper, driving to Anaheim, and later discovering it was built on the assembly line with George Harrison’s guitar in the 1960’s.

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More Murph

October 20, 2014

More Murph Sightings. Just one day after we reported the #AlmostFamous story of Murph Guitars, one of the rarest 1960’s guitar shows up on eBay.

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Murph Guitars

October 18, 2014

Here’s the “almost famous” story of how a WWII Navy pilot from Detroit moved to San Francisco in the 1960’s and became a designer and manufacturer of some groovy electric guitars.

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The Beatles and their Casinos

May 1, 2014
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Vintage Guitar Magazine has published a great article by Andy Babiuk about the three famous Epiphone Casino guitars owned and played by John, Paul and George of The Beatles.

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1966 Epiphone Sheraton E212T

November 16, 2012
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Wow! Another very cool 1960’s guitar on eBay. An American made cherry red Epiphone Sheraton from the Beatles era with Bigsby, the original case, tags, Bobby Lee leather strap, and more all in beautiful shape.

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Vintage 1970’s Lyle Electric Guitar

October 13, 2012
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Here’s an interesting vintage 1970’s Lyle guitar currently offered on eBay*. This Strat-like 3-pickup solid body is dressed nicely in an aged and relic white finish, with a Japanese bolt-on Mahogany neck with adjustable truss rod and Rosewood fingerboard.

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