Rick with guitar virtuoso Johnny A (solo artist and lead guitarist with The Yardbirds). Unfortunately we were sitting under a red spotlight.
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Rick pointing to Les Paul’s personal 1953 Gibson Black Beauty prototype along side Chet Atkin’s Gretsch prototype at Tom and Sandy Doyle’s home 2014. Tom Doyle was Les Paul’s guitar tech for 45+ years .Les gave him this historic guitar.
It was sold a few months later for $135,000.00.
See this guitar featured on the magazine cover that appeared a few months later.
Rick (middle) at WABC Radio playing on the Cousin Bruce Morrow Show 1968 with Sound Revolution.