David Gilmour kind of strap

Posted by cody on Mon, 02/20/06 - 09:42:40.

I have seen many pictures of david gilmour and every time I see him playing a guitar he uses one kind of a strap.
It looks like a really comfortable strap, because of the fabric.
(Probably Leather/Suede)
Does anybody know where I can get such a strap?

Thanks Already

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Re: David Gilmour kind of strap

The strap I think you are talking about was actually Jimi Hendrix's. It's the strap Hendrix used at Woodstock. It was bought for Gilmour by his wife for his birthday or something. I'm sure you could find something like it on ebay

Re: David Gilmour kind of strap

Close...It was owned by Hendrix and used at the isle of wight festival as well as the Atlanta Pop Festival among a few other shows. It was bought at auction by Mrs. Gilmour a birthday present and he has coninued to use it live.

I'm glad he uses it. He is certainly worthy and it's great to see such a historical item being used instead of sitting behind a glass case.

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