At heart, EvilSponge is really a bunch of music
geeks. As such, we often admire the gear that various musicians
play on. Here is a sampler of some of the prettier instruments
Although this is a standard Fender, i like the personalization
that one of the guitarists in Cassavetes added to his instrument:
Bill Taft of Hupcap City plays a lovely old hollpw body upside-down.
I guess left-handed guitars are pretty rare....
The leader of Hell Mach 4, who might have been the most technically
proficient guitarist at the entire 'Rama, played this nice
Michelle DuBois of Luigi plays an oddly shaped guitar.
This was actually the backup guitar of the lead guitarist in
Moresight. This was his main instrument:
I think that Moresight win the award for "Nicest Gear". In
addition to the lead guitarist's two nice instruments, the
band's main vocalist played this lovely thing:
If Moresight win for "Best Instruments", then Brainbox win
for "Most Interesting instruments. Check out this 8-string
bass that their bassist was using:
The guitarist of Brainbox also plays this strange guitar with
only half of a body:
All of the above guitar cases were used by Untied States. They
had some nice ones too, including a beautiful Rickenbacker
Bass. Sadly, their stage lighting prevented me from getting
any good shots of the actual guitars....