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Cool photo of a young Joe Strummer playing a tele with what looks like non-standard pickups.

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by Aftermath, Mar 5, 2021.

  1. Aftermath

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    [​IMG] Anyone have any information about his set up?
     
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    I remember Joe having his hand and wrist gaffer taped up, and that was both times I saw The Clash, not sure about the pickups in the pic though, sorry.
     
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    :cool:
     
  4. That Cal Webway

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    Bill Lawrence bridge pup

    ??
     
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    Or maybe a Seymour Duncan 'Rail' pick up (bridge)?
     
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    I see posts.
     
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    Probably just tape or a sticker.
     
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    just regular tele PUPS most likely.....particularly in that era......poor photo quality makes it seem otherwise.....plenty of good pics from that era with that guitar
     
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    Could be a painted tele pickup, or maybe someone hacked a strat pickup in there.
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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    As a PSA from Joe himself...I'm going to IGNORE ALIEN ORDERS.:confused:

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