Tag «Fender Stratocaster»

A Young Joe With B.B. King

Joe Bonamassa first opened for B.B King at age 11. In fact, he wrote an essay about it in school. His teacher at the time, didn’t believe Joe’s story about opening for B.B. King. He believed him the next day, when Joe’s teacher brought in a copy of the local newspaper and asked Joe to …

Fender Stratocaster Goldie Up For Auction

Pictured above is Joe’s legendary Fender Stratocaster, known as “Goldie”. The guitar will be auctioned off in March at Bonhams auctions in NYC. The guitar was originally on display at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for sometime. The auction will also feature guitars from Eric Clapton’s personal collection and donations from Jeff Beck …

Joe Bonamassa Playing A Fender Stratocaster

Joe is using a Fender Stratocaster during the recording sessions at Black Rock Studios. It’s amongst one of the many guitars that he is using. As you can see, he is also using a slide on his finger. I’d love to hear what Joe’s take is on playing a Stratocaster again. Back in 2007, Joe …