Never been to World Guitars but those guitars look absolutely awful in my opinion and I generally like PRS guitar finishes! When I bought my PRS he was dealing with me, ushered me into the playing booth, then vanished ... the guys said he'd slipped out to try someone's 911, and that despite protestations that he was over them he WAS going to buy another. This list of guitarists includes notable musicians, known principally for their guitar playing, for whom there is an article in Wikipedia. Jeff was literally a legend within the industry and personally sold me more Tom Andersons and Messa Boogie equipment at MachineHead than I care to remember. He seemed quite young? The news is now public after Matthew Bellamyâs last interview for Guitar World Magazine, Mattâs Guitar Shop sold Jeff Buckleyâs iconic Fender Telecaster to the MUSE Singer/Frontman. The following is taken from their facebook page '''RIP Jeff Pumfrett (Machinehead / World Guitars). Jeff Pumfret World Guitars. He is a three-time ARIA Award winner, for his albums Rolling Through This World (2002), Djan Djan (2010) and Carried in Mind (2012). You can now read my insane guitar ramblings daily here. Beck bought this guitar from John Walker of the Walker Bros in the mid Sixties and (regretfully) traded it to Seymour Duncan for a heavily modified Fender Telecaster. Jeff Beck's '59 Gibson Les Paul Standard (Burst) For our next legendary stolen guitar, we move to another legendary Britâas well as another Burst LPâwith Jeff Beck and his Les Paul.. Such a massive shame. By Guitar World Staff . & Does it play like butter? '''RIP Jeff Pumfrett (Machinehead / World Guitars). Big character. Hope he did, a lovely guy. Point is everyone has the right to change their mind. http://www.thefretboard.co.uk/discussion/59137/tone1#latest. There was a problem. All rights reserved. Beck continues to use Marshalls, specifically a JCM2000 that supposedly shares very little circuitry with retail models and that he boosts with a Klon Centaur. Jeffery Beck was born in Wallington, Surrey, England on June 24, 1944. He was named the fifth best guitarist in the world by Rolling Stone Magazine, but who cares about polls.. Just a few of the most recent arrivals at WG.http://worldguitars.co.uk I remember him from Machinehead days. During his tenure with the Yardbirds, Beck used the famed blonde ’54 Fender Esquire with a shaved bass bout. It is with great sadness that we learned of the sudden death of Jeff this week. The Strat tracks are easy to pick out as they marked the rebirth of Beck as the King of Whammy Bar Theatrics. Very sorry to hear this. Click here to watch: "Some of the Best of Jeff Dunham's YouTube Channel - Halloween Pt. Disclaimer: I do not claim or own any of this content. So sad and so sudden.I got an email from WG yesterday about the Matchless Amps. A detailed look at the guitars, amps and effects the legendary musician has used over his multi-decade spanning career. It was released in the UK on 9 June 1978. Jeff Hannemanâs Guitars and Gear. Beck has said over the years that he ran Vox AC30s in the studio with the Yardbirds, and a key part of his sound during this period was a Tone Bender MK I. Beck had switched to a sunburst ’59 Gibson Les Paul Standard toward the end of his time with the Yardbirds, and that guitar was used for the majority of Truth and some of Beck-Ola - though much of the latter album was done with a stripped Fifties Fender Strat. Definitely sorely missed. Jeffrey John Hanneman (January 31, 1964 â May 2, 2013) was an American musician, best known as a founding member and co-lead guitarist of the American thrash metal band Slayer.Hanneman composed both music and lyrics for every Slayer album until his death in 2013 at age 49. Jeff Beckâs Guitars and Gear. Jeffrey John âJeffâ Hanneman (also known as âThe Riff Fuhrerâ, January 31, 1964 â May 2, 2013) was an American musician and songwriter, best known as a guitarist of the American thrash metal band Slayer. World guitars is only 20 mins up the road from me.