It’s all about the sound, not the look… most of the time. Here is the first post of two covering the most iconic guitars in rock music, ever!

20. Kurt Cobain’s Fender Jag-Stang

Kurt Cobain’s Fender Jag-Stang

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19. James Hetfield’s “EET FUK” ESP Explore

James Hetfield’s EET FUK ESP Explore

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18. Rick Nielsen’s Five-Neck Hamer

Rick Nielsen’s Five-Neck Hamer

Want one? Ermmm, find a good custom shop.

17. Willie Nelson’s “Trigger”

Willie Nelson’s Trigger

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16. Bo Diddley’s “Twang Machine” Gretsch

Bo Diddley’s Twang Machine Gretsch

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15. Prince’s “Cloud”

Prince’s Cloud

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14. Matt Bellamy’s Black Kaoss Manson

Matt Bellamy’s Black Kaoss Manson

Want one? Be quick, there’s one available on Reverb for $8,500 now.

13. Tom Morello’s “Arm The Homeless” Custom

Tom Morello’s Arm The Homeless Custom

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12. Zakk Wylde’s “Bullseye” Gibson Les Paul

Zakk Wylde’s Bullseye Gibson Les Paul

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11. Neil Young’s “Old Black” Gibson Les Paul

Neil Young’s Old Black Gibson Les Paul

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