Jump to content
Gibson Brands Forums

Harrow Council commemorates Townshend's guitar smashing


Recommended Posts

I recall an interview I read that Pete Towhshend gave.The ceiling over the stage was quite low and during one of Pete's trademark acrobatic jumps the headstock of his SG hit the ceiling and broke off.Pete being the showman he always has been carried on as if it was a planned part of the act and proceded to reduce the guitar to toothpicks.From then on every performance was filled with shouts of"Smash yer guitar!"and the ever obliging Pete didn't disappoint his fans.


Link to comment
Share on other sites


This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

  • Create New...