Reid G.Campbell's Guitars
magnifique collection est celle de Wayne Reid de Nouvelle Ecosse au Canada.
Ce grand collectionneur (et guitariste) Canadien à, au fil des
certaines des guitares ayant appartenue à Glen Campbell.
Parmis ces guitares, deux protos Adamas et G.C Signature de toute
Egalement les fameuses "Bluebirds" qui, je l'avoue, sont parmis mes
Merci à toi Wayne pour ces suberbes photos et pour ta
This splendid collection belong to Wayne Reid from Nova Scotia/Canada.
This great collector (and guitarist), have collected some of the
greatest guitars that were
owned by G.Campbell.
Among these guitars, two
amazing prototypes, a 1981 Adamas and the first GC Deluxe
Also the famous "Bluebirds" which, I acknowledge it, are among my
Thank you so much Wayne for these nice pics and for your kindness.
Wayne's Glen Campbell web site:
Glen Campbell Bluebirds
A flock (or is it gaggle?) of some of the
rarest ’birds on the planet. As few of them as there are, it is
that they all seem to differ from one another. These were built in the
This six-string is basically a UK2 in feathers. Other than the obvious
the only difference is the single tone/volume
instead of the double T/V UK2 setup.
Same ’birds, different
(2) The other six-string (middle) features
Preacher/Deacon pickups, stereo passive electrics,
and a gray (faded from what used to be blue) neck.
Glen Campbell with Bluebird
A neat pic, taken about 1979
Prototype Glen Campbell Acoustics
(1) 1981 Glen Campbell Adamas, one of the
very first super-shallow bowl guitars to leave the factory.
(2) Glen’s first custom built
Ovation and prototype for the first GC signature series guitars.
Featured in the first GC/Ovation ad
series that ran for years...and simply best playing and sounding
roundhole O I have ever played, period.
(3) 1970 Glen Campbell Classic (ser #;
X010, mod #; 1123-4E) with proto Barcus-Berry pickup.
Built after the “Baldwin
scare”to use as an interim guitar while Ovation developed their
own pickup system.
1969 “GC Goodtime Hour “ Photo
Here’s a neat pic of Glen playing
the 1968 Signature Series prototype
guitar shown above (center acoustic) on the
“Goodtime Hour Show”in 1969. I
have a lot of stuff featuring this guitar.