Here’s a few shots of Duke Eillington’s grave, one of the worlds most prolific and important jazz musicians and composers, who now lays in rest at Woodlawn Cemetery – way up on the outer edge of the Bronx in NYC.
Posted on November 9, 2011 by SCANComments are off
Make * Gibson
Model * Melody Maker
Year * 1963
Color * Cherry Redhead
Finish * Glossy
Pickups * 1 Singlecoil
Condition * Mint
The Melody Maker was introduced in 1959 as an entry-level solid body electric for beginners. The line ran till 1971 and had a good few variations in its life.
This is a ’63 Cherry Red version with the larger and longer body and rounder cutaways. This particular design ran till ’66.
The Melody Maker was played by Mick Jones, Robby Krieger and Keith Richards to name but a few.
Please feel free to give me a shout for any information or "in-the-hand" description of any of the items.