• Don Felder Plays “Hotel California” at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, with a Double-Neck Guitar

    1 month ago - By Open Culture

    Pete Townshend played one. Jimmy Page famously brandished one. John McLaughlin basically started his own post-Miles Davis jazz group based around one. But the double-neck guitar played by Don Felder on The Eagles “Hotel California” may be the best known to all the children of the 1970s. The white guitar went on display in 2019 for the exhibition “Play It Loud” at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art , which also featured such historical instruments as the humble Martin acoustic that Elvis Presley played on the Sun Sessions, to Eddie Van Halen's Frankenstein guitar. (And in a bit of DADA...
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