LIVE NIRVANA EQUIPMENT GUIDE Kurt Cobain's Guitars, Show-By-Show

A list of the guitars that Kurt Cobain used on tour, compiled using available photos & videos and with the help of NIRVANA guitar technician, Earnie Bailey.

1987

1987-03-xx @ 17 Nussbaum Road

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1987-xx-xx @ TBC

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1987-04-18 @ Community World Theater

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1987-05-01 @ GESCCO

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1987-05-06 @ KAOS Radio, The Evergreen State College (Out Of Order)

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1987-06-12 @ @ Community World Theater

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1987-06-27 @ Community World Theater

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1987-08-09 @ Community World Theater

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1988

1988-01-23 @ Community World Theater

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1988-03-xx @ The Caddyshack

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1988-03-19 @ Community World Theater

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1988-xx-xx @ The Witch House

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1988-04-10 @ The Central Tavern

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1988-04-24 @ The Vogue (Sub Pop Sunday)

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1988-05-14 @ The Glass House

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1988-05-21 @ The Evergreen State College

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1988-05-27 @ The Glass House

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1988-05-xx @ The Vogue

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1988-06-02 @ The Central Tavern (Toe Jam '88)

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1988-06-17 @ Hal Holmes Community Center

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1988-07-03 @ The Vogue (Sub Pop Sunday)

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1988-07-23 @ The Central Tavern

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1988-07-30 @ Squid Row Tavern

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1988-08-20 @ Capitol Lake Park (Capitol Lake Jam)

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1988-08-29 @ The Vogue

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1988-10-xx @ TBC

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1988-10-28 @ Union Station

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1988-10-30 @ Dorm K208, The Evergreen State College

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1988-11-23 @ Speedy O'Tubbs Rhythmic Underground

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1988-12-01 @ The Underground

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1988-12-21 @ Eagles Hall/FoE Aerie 252

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1988-12-21 @ The Pourhouse

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1988-12-28 @ The Underground (Sub Pop 200 Record Release Party)

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1989

1989-01-06 @ Satyricon

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1989-01-21 @ Satyricon

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1989-02-07 @ Dorm K208, The Evergreen State College

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1989-02-10 @ Covered Wagon Saloon

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1989-02-11 @ Marsugi's

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1989-02-25 @ East Ballroom, Husky Union Building, University of Washington

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1989-04-14 @ Hal Holmes Community Center

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1989-04-26 @ The Vogue

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1989-05-26 @ Lindbloom Student Center, Green River Community College

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1989-06-16 @ Reko Muse

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1989-06-22 @ Covered Wagon Saloon

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1989-06-25 @ Sun Club

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1989-06-30 @ Alfred's

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1989-07-01 @ The Axiom

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1989-07-02 @ Axis Club

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1989-07-03 @ The Electric Jungle

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1989-07-04 @ 611 Pizza

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1989-07-06 @ Uptown Bar

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1989-07-07 @ O'Cayz Corral

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1989-07-08 @ Club Dreamerz

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1989-07-09 @ The Sonic Temple

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1989-07-15 @ Green Street Station

Kurt Cobain did not play guitar at this show.

1989-07-18 @ Pyramid Club (New Music Seminar)

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1989-08-26 @ Center on Contemporary Art

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1989-09-26 @ The Vogue

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1989-09-28 @ Uptown Bar

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1989-09-30 @ Cabaret Metro

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1989-10-01 @ Trito's Uptown

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1989-10-02 @ The Club Soda

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1989-10-03 @ Blind Pig

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1989-10-06 @ Murphy's Pub

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1989-10-07 @ The Outhouse

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1989-10-08 @ Lifticket Lounge

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1989-10-11 @ Garage

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1989-10-12 @ Penny Lane Coffeehouse

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1989-10-23 @ Riverside

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1989-10-24 @ Students' Union, Manchester Polytechnic

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1989-10-25 @ Duchess Of York

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1989-10-27 @ Students' Union, School of Oriental and African Studies

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1989-10-28 @ Ents Hall, Portsmouth Polytechnic

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1989-10-29 @ Edwards No. 8

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1989-10-30 @ The Wilde Club, Norwich Arts Centre

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1989-11-01 @ Villa 65 (Nozems-a-Gogo)

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1989-11-01 @ Nighttown

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1989-11-02 @ Vera

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1989-11-03 @ Tivoli

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1989-11-04 @ Gigant

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1989-11-07 @ B-52

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1989-11-08 @ Rose Club

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1989-11-09 @ Bad

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1989-11-10 @ Forum Enger

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1989-11-11 @ Ecstasy

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1989-11-12 @ Kulturzentrum

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1989-11-13 @ Fabrik

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1989-11-15 @ Schwimmbad Musik-Club

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1989-11-16 @ Trust

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1989-11-17 @ Circus

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1989-11-18 @ Kultur-Basar

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1989-11-20 @ Kapu

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1989-11-21 @ Petõfi Csarnok

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1989-11-22 @ U4

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1989-11-23 @ Cafe Pi

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1989-11-24 @ Konkret

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1989-11-25 @ Fri-Son

Kurt Cobain did not play guitar at this show.

1989-11-26 @ Bloom

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1989-11-27 @ Piper Club

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1989-11-29 @ l'Usine

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1989-11-30 @ Rote Fabrik

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1989-12-01 @ Fahrenheit, MJC Espace Icare

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1989-12-02 @ Democrazy

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1989-12-03 @ Astoria Theatre (Lame Fest)

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1990

1990-01-12 @ Satyricon

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1990-01-20 @ Legends

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1990-02-11 @ Cactus Club

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1990-02-12 @ Cattle Club

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1990-02-14 @ Rough Trade Records

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1990-02-15 @ Raji's

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1990-02-19 @ The Mason Jar

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1990-02-21 @ Blue Max

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1990-03-12 @ The Town Pump

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1990-03-20 @ Television Studio, The Evergreen State College

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1990-04-01 @ Cabaret Metro

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1990-04-06 @ Club Underground

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1990-04-08 @ The Unicorn

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1990-04-09 @ 7th Street Entry

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1990-04-10 @ Blind Pig

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1990-04-16 @ Lee's Palace

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1990-04-17 @ Foufounes Électriques

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1990-04-18 @ ManRay Nightclub

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1990-04-20 @ Olde Club, Swarthmore College

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1990-04-21 @ Senior House, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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1990-04-26 @ Pyramid Club

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1990-04-27 @ Saga Dining Rooms, Hampshire College (Amnesty International Benefit)

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1990-04-28 @ Maxwell's

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1990-04-29 @ 9:30 Club

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1990-04-30 @ J.C. Dobbs

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1990-05-01 @ Cat's Cradle

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1990-05-02 @ Milestone

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1990-05-04 @ The Masquerade

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1990-05-05 @ Einstein a Go-Go

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1990-05-10 @ Shorty's Underground

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1990-05-11 @ Tulsa Theater

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1990-05-17 @ The Zoo

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1990-08-16 @ Calamity Jayne's Nashville Nevada

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1990-08-17 @ Hollywood Palladium

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1990-08-20 @ Crest Theater

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1990-08-21 @ Warfield Theater

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1990-08-23 @ Melody Ballroom

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1990-09-25 @ KAOS Radio, The Evergreen State College (Boy Meets Girl)

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1990-10-11 @ North Shore Surf Club

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1990-10-17 @ The Mods, The Evergreen State College

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1990-10-23 @ Goldwyn's Suite

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1990-10-26 @ Calton Studios

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1990-10-27 @ Byron Building, Trent Polytechnic

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1990-12-31 @ Satyricon

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1991

1991-02-09 @ The Mushroom

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1991-03-04 @ Westward Club

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1991-03-05 @ The Bronx

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1991-04-13 @ The Phoenix House

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1991-05-29 @ Jabberjaw

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1991-06-08 @ The Mods, The Evergreen State College

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1991-06-11 @ The Pompadour Rock & Roll Club

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1991-06-13 @ Warfield Theater

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1991-06-15 @ Iguana's

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1991-06-17 @ Crest Theater

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1991-06-18 @ Catalyst

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1991-06-20 @ Melody Ballroom

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1991-08-21 @ Top Hat

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1991-08-25 @ Domein Kiewit (Pukkelpop)

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1991-08-27 @ Aladin Music Hall (Überschall 91)

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1991-08-28 @ Easy Schorre

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1991-08-29 @ Longhorn Country & Western Saloon

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1991-08-30 @ Serenadenhof

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1991-09-01 @ De Doelen (Ein Abend in Wien)

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1991-09-24 @ Axis Nightclub

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1991-09-25 @ Club Babyhead

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1991-09-27 @ Tower Records

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1991-10-01 @ J.C. Dobbs

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1991-10-02 @ 9:30 Club

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1991-10-05 @ 40 Watt Club

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1991-10-07 @ Omni-New Daisy Theater

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1991-10-09 @ Stache's

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1991-10-12 @ Cabaret Metro

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1991-10-14 @ Northern Lights

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1991-10-16 @ Mississippi Nights

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1991-10-17 @ Kansas Union Ballroom, University of Kansas

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1991-10-20 @ The Vatican

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1991-10-21 @ Waterloo Records

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1991-10-21 @ Liberty Lunch

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1991-10-23 @ After The Gold Rush

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1991-10-24 @ Off The Record

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1991-10-24 @ Iguana's

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1991-10-29 @ Fox Theater, Portland

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1991-10-30 @ Commodore Ballroom

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1991-11-04 @ Bierkeller

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1991-11-08 @ Limehouse Studios (The Word)

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1991-11-10 @ Loft

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1991-11-20 @ Kryptonight

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1991-11-25 @ JPR 2, NOB Audio (2 Meter Sessie)

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1991-11-26 @ Communal Building, University of Bradford

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1991-11-27 @ BBC Elstree Centre (Top Of The Pops)

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1991-11-29 @ Calton Studios

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1991-11-30 @ Queen Margaret Union, University of Glasgow

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1991-12-03 @ Rock City

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1991-12-04 @ The Academy

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1991-12-06 @ The Greenwood (Tonight With Jonathan Ross)

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1991-12-27 @ Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena

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1991-12-29 @ University Activity Center, Arizona State University

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1992

1992-01-02 @ Salem Armory Auditorium

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1992-01-27 @ Brisbane Festival Hall

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1992-01-30 @ Thebarton Theatre

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1992-02-02 @ The Palace

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1992-02-05 @ ANU Union Bar, Australian National University

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1992-02-16 @ Club Quattro

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1992-02-21 @ Pink's Garage

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1992-07-04 @ Pabellón de la Casilla de Bilbao

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1992-09-08 @ Edwin W. Pauley Pavilion, UCLA (MTV Video Music Awards rehearsals)

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1992-09-09 @ Edwin W. Pauley Pavilion, UCLA (MTV Video Music Awards)

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1993

1993-07-22 @ Roseland Ballroom (New Music Seminar rehearsals)

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1993-08-06 @ King Performance Center (Mia Zapata Fund Benefit)

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1993-09-08 @ Club Lingerie (Rock Against Rape Benefit)

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1993-09-23 @ Studio 8H, NBC Studios (Saturday Night Live rehearsals)

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1993-09-25 @ Studio 8H, NBC Studios (Saturday Night Live)

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1993-10-18 @ Veterans Memorial Coliseum (Arizona State Fair)

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1993-10-19 @ SE Exhibit Hall, Albuquerque Convention Center

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1993-10-21 @ Memorial Hall

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1993-10-22 @ Palmer Alumni Auditorium, Palmer College of Chiropractic

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1993-10-27 @ Wings Stadium

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1993-10-29 @ Michigan State Fairgrounds Coliseum

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1993-11-05 @ Alumni Arena, University at Buffalo

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1993-11-07 @ William and Mary Hall, The College of William & Mary

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1993-11-08 @ The Armory, Drexel University

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1993-11-13 @ Bender Arena, American University

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1993-11-15 @ Roseland Ballroom

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1993-11-18 @ Sony Music Studios (MTV Unplugged rehearsals)

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1993-11-18 @ Sony Music Studios (MTV Unplugged)

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1993-11-27 @ AT&T Bayfront Park Amphitheater

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1993-11-29 @ The Omni Coliseum

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1993-12-01 @ Boutwell Municipal Auditorium

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1993-12-03 @ Senator Nat G. Kiefer U.N.O. Lakefront Arena, University of New Orleans

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1993-12-06 @ Astroarena

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1993-12-08 @ Travel and Transportation Building, State Fair Park

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1993-12-09 @ Ak-Sar-Ben Coliseum

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1993-12-10 @ Roy Wilkins Auditorium

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1993-12-13 @ Pier 48 (MTV Live And Loud rehearsals)

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1993-12-14 @ Salem Armory Auditorium

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1993-12-15 @ The Pavilion, Boise State University

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1993-12-16 @ Golden Spike Arena

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1993-12-18 @ Denver Coliseum

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1994

1994-01-01 @ Compton Arena, Jackson County Fairgrounds/Expo Park

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1994-01-03 @ Pacific National Exhibition Forum

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1994-01-04 @ Pacific National Exhibition Forum

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1994-01-06 @ Spokane Coliseum

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1994-01-07 @ Seattle Center Arena

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1994-01-08 @ Seattle Center Arena

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1994-02-04 @ Studio 3, Canal+ (Nulle Part Ailleurs)

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1994-02-06 @ Pavilhão do Grupo Dramático e Sportivo de Cascais

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1994-02-08 @ Pabellón de Deportes del Real Madrid

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1994-02-09 @ Palau Municipal dels Esports de Barcelona

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1994-02-10 @ Palais des Sports

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1994-02-16 @ Salle Omnisports

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1994-02-18 @ Le Summum

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1994-02-23 @ Studio 2, RAI Centro di Produzione TV Studi Nomentano (Tunnel)

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1994-03-01 @ Terminal 1, Flughafen München-Riem

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  • Make/model:
    Univox Hi-Flier, phase 3
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    White, painted over in red
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H
    Other distinguishing features:
    Various stickers applied to front
    First recorded use:
    1987-03-xx @ 17 Nussbaum Road
    Last recorded use:
    1987-08-09 @ Community World Theater
  • Make/model:
    Univox Hi-Flier, phase 3
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H, Jan '88
    H-X, Oct '88
    Other distinguishing features:
    Chim Chim/Vagina collage applied to front, Oct '88
    Monkees guitar logo illustration and "WASP: We Are Scary Posers" graffiti on reverse
    First recorded use:
    1988-01-23 @ Community World Theater
    Last recorded use:
    1988-10-30 @ Dorm K208, The Evergreen State College
  • Make/model:
    Fender Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Red, sanded down, Nov '88
    Painted light green, April '89
    Pickguard:
    None, Nov '88
    Fashioned from a Jerry Falwell LP, Jan '89
    White, April '89
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets, Nov '88
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets, Feb '90
    Pickups:
    H-X (Univox humbucker installed in the bridge position, neck pickup cavity left empty)
    Other distinguishing features:
    Control plate fashioned from a broken Univox pickguard
    Soundgarden sticker applied to front, Nov '88
    First recorded use:
    1988-11-23 @ Speedy O'Tubbs Rhythmic Underground
    Last recorded use:
    1990-02-09 @ Pine Street Theater
    Fender Mustang Painted Light Green, photo courtesy of Earnie Bailey
  • Make/model:
    Univox Hi-Flier, phase 3
    Finish:
    Natural, May '89
    Painted sunburst-effect, June '89
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Maple w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H
    First recorded use:
    1989-05-26 @ Lindbloom Student Center, Green River Community College
    Last recorded use:
    1989-07-13 @ Maxwell's
  • Make/model:
    Fender Mustang
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    White Pearl
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-X (Univox humbucker installed in the bridge position, neck pickup cavity left empty)
    First recorded use:
    1989-07-08 @ Club Dreamerz
    Last recorded use:
    1989-07-09 @ The Sonic Temple
  • Make/model:
    Univox Hi-Flier, phase 3
    Finish:
    White
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H
    First recorded use:
    1989-07-18 @ Pyramid Club (New Music Seminar)
    Last recorded use:
    1989-11-10 @ Forum Enger
  • Make/model:
    Hagström II
    Finish:
    Red
    Pickguard:
    Black
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S
    Other distinguishing features:
    TAD sticker on reverse
    First recorded use:
    1989-11-05 @ Melkweg
    Last recorded use:
    1989-11-27 @ Piper Club
  • Make/model:
    Washburn Force 31
    Finish:
    Black w/ matching headstock
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H
    First recorded use:
    1989-12-01 @ Fahrenheit, MJC Espace Icare
    Last recorded use:
    1989-12-03 @ Astoria Theatre
  • Make/model:
    Gibson SG Standard
    Finish:
    Painted light blue
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ block inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-X (Univox humbucker installed in the bridge position, neck pickup cavity left empty)
    Other distinguishing features:
    Lower bout bound up with duct tape
    First recorded use:
    1990-01-06 @ East Ballroom, Husky Union Building, University of Washington
    Last recorded use:
    1990-02-17 @ Iguana's
  • Make/model:
    Unknown Les Paul copy
    Finish:
    Black
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H
    First recorded use:
    1990-01-06 @ East Ballroom, Husky Union Building, University of Washington
    Last recorded use:
    1990-01-06 @ East Ballroom, Husky Union Building, University of Washington
  • Make/model:
    Epiphone ET-270
    Finish:
    Cherry Red
    Pickguard:
    Black
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S
    First recorded use:
    1990-01-19 @ Rignall Hall
    Last recorded use:
    1990-04-26 @ Pyramid Club
  • Make/model:
    Home-made Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Light blue
    Pickguard:
    Black w/ some kind of graphic on it
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Non-tremolo hardtail bridge
    Other distinguishing features:
    Chandler neck w/ black headstock
    Mustang control plate
    Black bell-shaped speed knob
    First recorded use:
    1990-02-14 @ Rough Trade Records
    Last recorded use:
    1990-02-14 @ Kennel Club
  • Make/model:
    Home-made Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Light blue
    Pickguard:
    None
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Non-tremolo hardtail bridge
    Other distinguishing features:
    Chandler neck w/ black headstock
    Mustang control plate
    First recorded use:
    1990-02-16 @ Bogart's
    Last recorded use:
    1990-02-16 @ Bogart's
  • Make/model:
    Home-made Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Light blue
    Pickguard:
    None
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Non-tremolo hardtail bridge
    Other distinguishing features:
    Chandler neck w/ black headstock
    Mustang control plate
    Metallic barrel-shaped speed knob
    First recorded use:
    1990-04-27 @ SAGA Dining Rooms, Hampshire College (Amnesty International Benefit)
    Last recorded use:
    1990-04-30 @ J.C. Dobbs
  • Make/model:
    Aria Pro II Cardinal Series
    Finish:
    Walnut
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H
    First recorded use:
    1990-05-06 @ The Masquerade
    Last recorded use:
    1990-09-22 @ Motor Sports International Garage
  • Make/model:
    Mosrite Gospel
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S
    Other distinguishing features:
    Fingerboard inlays exaggerated with white-out fluid
    First recorded use:
    1990-08-17 @ Hollywood Palladium
    Last recorded use:
    1991-02-09 @ The Mushroom
  • Make/model:
    Harmony Stella H912
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Ebonized Maple w/ dot inlays; 18 frets
    Other distinguishing features:
    Missing truss rod cover
    Missing 18th fret
    Strung w/ just 5 strings
    First recorded use:
    1990-09-25 @ KAOS Radio, The Evergreen State College
    Last recorded use:
    1990-09-25 @ KAOS Radio, The Evergreen State College
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Olympic White
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (angled humbucker)
    Other distinguishing features:
    K Records sticker applied to front
    First recorded use:
    1990-10-24 @ Astoria Theatre
    Last recorded use:
    1991-04-17 @ O.K. Hotel
  • Make/model:
    Memphis Stratocaster copy, left-handed
    Finish:
    Red w/ matching headstock
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Maple w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S-S
    First recorded use:
    1991-01-18 @ LIB 4300, The Evergreen State College (No More Wars Benefit)
    Last recorded use:
    1991-01-18 @ LIB 4300, The Evergreen State College (No More Wars Benefit)
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Black
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets, March '91
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets (Fender replacement neck), June '91
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets (Fender replacement neck), Sept '91
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (angled humbucker)
    H-S-S (straight humbucker w/ a chrome surround), June '91
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Synchronized tremolo bridge, March '91
    Tune-O-Matic bridge and stopbar tailpiece, June '91
    First recorded use:
    1991-03-02 @ The Zoo
    Last recorded use:
    1991-10-12 @ Cabaret Metro
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Black
    Pickguard:
    Black
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets, June '91
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets (Fernandes replacement neck), Oct '91
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets (Kramer replacement neck), Nov '91
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (black Seymour Duncan '59-n installed in the bridge position)
    Other distinguishing features:
    Feederz sticker applied to front, Aug '91
    Missing tone knob, Aug '91
    First recorded use:
    1991-06-10 @ Gothic Theater
    Last recorded use:
    1991-12-07 @ Salle Omnisports (Trans Musicales)
    Black Fender Strat, photo courtesy of Earnie Bailey
  • Make/model:
    Fender Jaguar, left-handed
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    Tortoise Shell
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H (white DiMarzio Super Distortion installed in the bridge position, white DiMarzio PAF installed in the neck position)
    Other distinguishing features:
    Three control knobs
    Pickup selector toggle switch
    First recorded use:
    1991-06-10 @ Gothic Theatre
    Last recorded use:
    1993-08-06 @ King Performance Center (Mia Zapata Fund Benefit)
  • Make/model:
    Fender Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Competition Blue w/ matching headstock
    Pickguard:
    White Pearl
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S (black Seymour Duncan Hot Rails installed in the bridge position)
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Tune-O-Matic bridge, Sep '91
    Gotoh Tune-O-Matic bridge, Oct '92
    First recorded use:
    1991-09-16 @ Beehive Music & Video
    Last recorded use:
    1993-04-09 @ Cow Palace (Tresnjevka Women's Group Benefit)
    Competition Blue Fender Mustang, photo courtesy of Earnie Bailey
  • Make/model:
    Ibanez V300L
    Finish:
    Natural
    Pickguard:
    Tortoise Shell
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 20 frets
    First recorded use:
    1991-09-27 @ Tower Records
    Last recorded use:
    1991-10-14 @ Northern Lights
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Olympic White
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S-S, Nov '91
    H-S-S (black Seymour Duncan Hot Rails installed in the bridge position), Sept '92
    First recorded use:
    1991-11-05 @ Astoria Theatre
    Last recorded use:
    1992-09-11 @ Seattle Center Coliseum (Washington Music Industry Coalition Benefit)
  • Make/model:
    Takamine/Jasmine left-handed acoustic
    Finish:
    Natural
    Pickguard:
    Black
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 20 frets
    First recorded use:
    1991-11-25 @ JPR 2, NOB Audio (2 Meter Sessie)
    Last recorded use:
    1991-11-25 @ JPR 2, NOB Audio (2 Meter Sessie)
  • Make/model:
    Unknown left-handed acoustic
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    N/A
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood
    First recorded use:
    1991-12-01 @ The Southern Bar
    Last recorded use:
    1991-12-01 @ The Southern Bar
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Black
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (black Seymour Duncan Hot Rails installed in the bridge position)
    Other distinguishing features:
    Dings near forearm contour, lower horn and input jack
    First recorded use:
    1991-12-05 @ Kilburn National Ballroom
    Last recorded use:
    1992-07-04 @ Pabellón de la Casilla de Bilbao
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Black
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets, Jan '92
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets (Kramer replacement neck), June '92
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (black Seymour Duncan Hot Rails installed in the bridge position)
    First recorded use:
    1992-01-10 @ MTV Studios
    Last recorded use:
    1992-08-30 @ Richfield Avenue (Reading Festival)
  • Make/model:
    Fender Telecaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Sunburst, painted light blue
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Vintage 3-saddle bridge
    Other distinguishing features:
    "Courtney" and a heart etched into the paintwork
    First recorded use:
    1992-01-24 @ Phoenician Club
    Last recorded use:
    1993-01-16 @ Estádio Cícero Pompeu de Toledo (Hollywood Rock Festival)
    Sunburst/Painted Blue Fender Telecaster, photo courtesy of Earnie Bailey
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Olympic White
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (white Seymour Duncan Hot Rails installed in the bridge position)
    First recorded use:
    1992-02-14 @ Kokusai Koryu Center
    Last recorded use:
    1992-10-30 @ Estadio José Amalfitani
  • Make/model:
    Ferrington Custom Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Sonic Blue
    Pickguard:
    Tortoise Shell
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ heart-shaped inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (Bartolini pickups; middle pickup set at an angle)
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Tune-O-Matic bridge and stopbar tailpiece
    Other distinguishing features:
    Pickup selector switch
    Bridge pickup mini-toggle switch
    Boat-shaped jack input
    First recorded use:
    1992-06-21 @ The Point Theatre
    Last recorded use:
    1992-06-21 @ The Point Theatre
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inalys; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (white Seymour Duncan Hot Rails installed in the bridge position)
    First recorded use:
    1992-08-30 @ Richfield Avenue (Reading Festival)
    Last recorded use:
    1993-11-26 @ Morocco Shrine Auditorium
  • Make/model:
    Epiphone Texan
    Finish:
    Natural
    Pickguard:
    Tortoise Shell
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ parallelogram inlays; 20 frets
    Pickups:
    H (Bartolini 3AV soundhole pickup)
    Other distinguishing features:
    "Nixon Now" sticker applied to front, July '93
    First recorded use:
    1992-09-26 @ Castaic Lake Amphitheatre
    Last recorded use:
    1994-02-24 @ Palatrussardi
  • Make/model:
    Fender Telecaster Deluxe
    Finish:
    Walnut
    Pickguard:
    Black
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H
    Other distinguishing features:
    F-hole
    First recorded use:
    1992-09-26 @ Castaic Lake Amphitheatre
    Last recorded use:
    1992-09-26 @ Castaic Lake Amphitheatre
  • Make/model:
    Univox Hi-Flier Custom
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    Tortoise Shell
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H (black Seymour Duncan JB installed in the bridge position, black Seymour Duncan 59-n installed in the neck position)
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Ibanez Gibraltar bridge
    First recorded use:
    1992-10-03 @ Sam Carver Gymnasium, Western Washington University
    Last recorded use:
    1993-09-25 @ Studio 8H, NBC Studios (Saturday Night Live)
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Black
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (black Seymour Duncan Hot Rails installed in the bridge position)
    Other distinguishing features:
    Ding near upper horn
    First recorded use:
    1993-01-16 @ Estádio Cícero Pompeu de Toledo (Hollywood Rock Festival)
    Last recorded use:
    1993-01-16 @ Estádio Cícero Pompeu de Toledo (Hollywood Rock Festival)
  • Make/model:
    Univox Hi-Flier, phase 2
    Finish:
    Sunburst
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S, Jan '93
    H-S (Univox humbucker installed in the bridge position), July '93
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Gotoh Tune-O-Matic bridge
    First recorded use:
    1993-01-23 @ Praça da Apoteose (Hollywood Rock Festival)
    Last recorded use:
    1993-07-23 @ Roseland Ballroom (New Music Seminar)
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed *
    Finish:
    Black
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S-S
    First recorded use:
    1993-04-09 @ Cow Palace (Tresnjevka Women's Group Benefit)
    Last recorded use:
    1993-11-15 @ Roseland Ballroom †
    1993-12-30 @ Great Western Forum †
    1993-12-31 @ Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Arena

    * This is one of several very similar-looking black & white Fender Strats with stock pickups—unfortunately, there aren't enough clear images to properly distinguish between them
    † Occasions where examples are known to have been destroyed beyond repair and given away

  • Make/model:
    Fender Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Fiesta Red
    Pickguard:
    Tortoise Shell, July '93
    White Pearl, Oct '93
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S, July '93
    H-S (black Seymour Duncan JB installed in the bridge position), Oct '93
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Tune-O-Matic bridge, July '93
    Gotoh Tune-O-Matic bridge, Oct '93
    Blocked tremolo
    Flipped tailpiece
    Other distinguishing features:
    Trimmed slider switches
    First recorded use:
    1993-07-22 @ Roseland Ballroom (New Music Seminar rehearsals)
    Last recorded use:
    1994-02-24 @ Palatrussardi
  • Make/model:
    Martin D-18E
    Finish:
    Natural
    Pickguard:
    Black
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 20 frets
    Pickups:
    S-S, Sept '93
    H (Bartolini 3AV soundhole pickup), Nov '93
    First recorded use:
    1993-09-08 @ Club Lingerie (Rock Against Rape Benefit)
    Last recorded use:
    1994-02-25 @ Palatrussardi
  • Make/model:
    Univox Hi-Flier, phase 4
    Finish:
    White
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Maple w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-H
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    B.C. Rich Badass bridge
    First recorded use:
    1993-10-21 @ Memorial Hall
    Last recorded use:
    1993-10-21 @ Memorial Hall
    White Univox Hi-Flier, photo courtesy of Earnie Bailey
  • Make/model:
    Fender Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Sonic Blue
    Pickguard:
    Tortoise Shell
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S (white Seymour Duncan JB installed in the bridge position)
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Gotoh Tune-O-Matic bridge
    Blocked tremolo
    Flipped tailpiece
    Other distinguishing features:
    Trimmed slider switches
    Pale V-shaped fleck on pickguard, between the neck and bridge pickups
    First recorded use:
    1993-10-23 @ Aragon Ballroom
    Last recorded use:
    1994-03-01 @ Terminal 1, Flughafen München-Riem
  • Make/model:
    Fender Stratocaster, left-handed
    Finish:
    Candy Apple Red
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 21 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S-S (white Seymour Duncan Hot Stack installed in the bridge position)
    First recorded use:
    1993-11-04 @ Maple Leaf Gardens
    Last recorded use:
    1993-11-12 @ George Wallace Civic Center
  • Make/model:
    Fender Jag-Stang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Sonic Blue
    Pickguard:
    White
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S (white Seymour Duncan JB installed in the bridge position, white Fender Texas Special installed in the neck position)
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Gotoh Tune-O-Matic bridge
    Blocked tremolo
    Flipped tailpiece
    First recorded use:
    1993-12-01 @ Boutwell Municipal Auditorium
    Last recorded use:
    1994-02-27 @ Hala Tivoli
  • Make/model:
    Fender Mustang, left-handed
    Finish:
    Sonic Blue
    Pickguard:
    Tortoise Shell
    Fingerboard:
    Rosewood w/ dot inlays; 22 frets
    Pickups:
    H-S (black Seymour Duncan JB installed in the bridge position)
    Bridge/tailpiece:
    Gotoh Tune-O-Matic bridge
    Blocked tremolo
    Flipped tailpiece
    Other distinguishing features:
    Trimmed slider switches
    Pale blotch on pickguard, just below the bridge pickup
    First recorded use:
    1993-12-30 @ Great Western Forum
    Last recorded use:
    1994-02-23 @ Studio 2, RAI Centro di Produzione TV Studi Nomentano (Tunnel)

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