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By Billy F Gibbons,Tom Vickers,David Perry

Now on hand in paperback, Billy F Gibbons throws broad his storage and studio doorways for an unique examine his beautiful classic and way-out customized guitars and his influential scorching rods and customized autos. From the legendary ’59 Les Paul sunburst often called Pearly Gates and the “Furry One” of MTV renown to autos just like the Eliminator, CadZZilla, and Kopperhed, they’re all here—more than 4 dozen guitars and ten remarkable cars, all expounded upon by way of BFG himself and proven in especially commissioned colour images. And whereas BFG’s autos n’ guitars are the stuff of legend, no much less exciting are the stories in the back of his tremendous tune occupation. From teenage Houston storage rock to the Rock and Roll corridor of reputation, the full tale is among those covers, instructed within the strong Reverend Willie G’s personal phrases and illustrated with pictures and memorabilia from his own archive.

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