Chapter 12 of our series features Mike talking about two different but distinctive guitars in his collection.
As Mike explains and demonstrates, the Fender Jaguar became synonymous with the Surf Sound in the early sixties and remains so to this day. Surf music played on the Jaguar was an inspiration to Mike in his early career and has crept its way into the Heartbreakers repertoire at various points in their career.
Also in this chapter we are introduced to the Mike Campbell Duesenberg, a special edition which you may recognize from one very large gig in particular...
Directed by Justin Kreutzmann, Mike Campbell: The Guitars is a 15 chapter web documentary which features Mike Campbell taking us on a tour of his guitar collection and explaining the stories and significance behind the instruments as they relate to his own personal journey and the music of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers.