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by jay
Fri Jan 15, 2021 12:09 pm
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Glen Campbell's 1990 G&L ASAT Signature
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Glen Campbell's 1990 G&L ASAT Signature

Glen Campbell and Jeff Dayton Playing G&L ASAT.jpg I n 1950, Leo Fender had designed and developed a guitar that he named the Fender Broadcaster . 1950 Fender Broadcaster.jpg I n early 1951, the Gretsch Company contacted Fender to point out that the guitar’s name was very similar to its Broadka...
by jay
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Miscellaneous Guitars Glen Has Played
Replies: 32
Views: 18370

Glen Campbell with a 30's Carl Fischer Imperial "Style B" Archtop Guitar by Regal

T he Chicago based Regal Musical Instrument Company was one of America's largest guitar manufacturers for most of the first half of the 20th century. Founded in 1908, Regal introduced its first hand carved archtops in 1932. Though best known for producing Dobro and other house-brand instruments, Re...
by jay
Sun Jan 03, 2021 8:48 am
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Miscellaneous Guitars Glen Has Played
Replies: 32
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Glen Campbell Using Waterstone Guitars

Waterstone was based in Nashville, Tennessee USA. They specialized "in guitars and basses with unique designs and a dedication to quality." It appears that Waterstone guitars can still be purchased through REVERB and are produced in East Hampton, NY through " Mod Guitars ". Glen used a couple of Wat...
by jay
Thu Dec 31, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Glen Campbell's Ovation Bluebird 6 String Guitar
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A Glen Campbell Ovation Bluebird Sold Online

A ll the original Bluebirds, made by Ovation, were made explicitly for Glen. "There were about 5 or 6 bluebirds made some were six and some were 12. The bodies were the foam, same as the UK2 body, same as the Matrix and applause necks. They were made in Moosup CT around 1980 +/- a year." Bill Kaman...
by jay
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Glen Campbell's Custom Legend Ovation 1119 and 1619
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Glen Campbell's Ovation Custom Legend Photo Shoot

Glen Campbell Black Custom Legend.jpg Glen's beloved black Ovation Custom Legend hasn't been seen in many years. I ran across this picture and laughed at Glen, who I think was trying to be serious ... it just wasn't in his nature. I couldn't help think of this: Was Glen Thinking of This.jpg
by jay
Sun Dec 06, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Glen Campbell's Repurposed Martin 00-18 (6-12 String)
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Glen Campbell's Repurposed Martin 00-18 (6-12 String)

I n 1968, Glen was seen at several venues with a smaller 12 string Martin. His time seen with it was only during 1968. Glen typically played full-size guitars, especially when it came to 12 strings. B obbie Gentry and Glen Campbell was released on September 16, 1968. I assume the photoshoot was ear...
by jay
Fri Dec 04, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Check Out This Link - Glen Campbell News on the Web
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Re: Check Out This Link - Glen Campbell News on the Web

Excellent reading Mike...I had never seen those before.
by jay
Sun Nov 22, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Announcing Glen Campbell's Newest DVD/CD Releases
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Re: Announcing Glen Campbell's Newest DVD/CD Releases

MarySue... I think " Glen Campbell – Live Anthology 1972-2001 " Is nothing more than the cuts that you see on youtube, mixed in with other concert performances. The carrot on the stick is...where did they get those individual songs from? So I am guessing there has to be a dvd or VHS out there of tha...
by jay
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: Glen's time in New Mexico
Topic: Tommy Collins – Glen Campbell’s Bandmate in New Mexico
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Tommy Collins – Glen Campbell’s Bandmate in New Mexico

T ommy Collins was about 16, living in Gallina, New Mexico, when he met Glen Campbell around 1951. Glen was being raised by Boytt and Lola Hardy in Lindrith, NM at the time. Lindrith is not far from Gallina. G len, having missed several years of school, while living in Arkansas, was enrolled in the...
by jay
Sun Oct 25, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Miscellaneous Guitars Glen Has Played
Replies: 32
Views: 18370

Did Glen Use This Vintage Gibson J-200 in 2009 Video?

[center]1956 Gibson J-200.jpg[/center] In this 1966 picture, we see Glen with a sunburst '56 Gibson J-200. Glen would later be seen with a vintage 50's J-200 in his "A Better Place" video. Was it the same guitar? Guitars , Glen J-200 3.jpg Read about the inlay on this guitar HERE