Pete Townshend smashed guitar remains emerge for sale at £14,000

As would later become his trademark, Townshend destroyed the instrument as part of his finale – wrecking it into several pieces.

At that point the band were just starting out and the destruction of their instruments was much less common, making it a real spectacle for those present.

The guitar body was then tossed into the crowd, where an audience fan caught it, owning it for several years before selling it to a private collector who has owned it since.

Now over 50 years on from the original concert, the blue Fender has emerged for sale again and …
Daily Express :: Music Feed

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