Lisa S. Johnson's New Book, “108 Rock Star Guitars.” - The New Indian Express

Lisa S. Johnson's New Book, “108 Rock Star Guitars.”

  • This combo made from photos provided by Lisa S. Johnson shows details of guitars belonging to musicians featured in Johnson’s new book, “108 Rock Star Guitars.” (AP Photo/Lisa S. Johnson)
  • Guitar owned by James J.Y. Young of the group Styx. The instrument, which bears an elaborate carving of Cerberus, ancient mythology’s three-headed Underworld guard dog, is featured in Johnson’s new book, “108 Rock Star Guitars.” (AP Photo/Lisa S. Johnson)
  • Guitar covered with fake fur, owned by Billy Gibbons of the group ZZ Top. It's among the instruments featured in Johnson's new book, "108 Rock Star Guitars." (AP Photo/Lisa S. Johnson)
  • Double-neck guitar named “Uncle Dick,” owned by Rick Nielsen of the group Cheap Trick. It appears in Johnson’s new book, “108 Rock Star Guitars,” which celebrates instruments owned by celebrities and virtuoso sidemen as a form of visual art. (AP Photo/Lisa S. Johnson)
  • Guitar owned by John Rzeznik of the Goo Goo Dolls. Rzeznik resurrected a broken Stratocaster into a 4-string, named Halfcaster, and used it on a song called “Big Machine.” The instrument is featured in Johnson’s new book, “108 Rock Star Guitars.” (AP Photo/Lisa S. Johnson)
  • Guitar owned by Tom Morello. The activist-musician scrawled jarring jargon over drawings of happy hippos on the instrument, which is featured in Johnson’s new book, “108 Rock Star Guitars.” (AP Photo/Lisa S. Johnson)
  • Willie Nelson's guitar, named Trigger. The instrument, featured in Johnson's new book, "108 Rock Star Guitars," has a hole worn through it, and is inscribed with dozens of autographs. (AP Photo/Lisa S. Johnson)

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