Household names, like Fender and Gibson Guitars, were not cranking out the quality workmanship which they were known for in the past.
This lead to the emergence of copy guitars from Asia which used arguably better parts and craftsmanship.
After signing with major label DGC Records, the band found breakthrough success with “Smells Like Teen Spirit” from its second album Nevermind released in 1991.
During the last years of his life, Cobain struggled with heroin addiction and depression.
While most readers understand what a “lawsuit era” guitar refers to, others may not and I’ll try to summarize the term.
In the early 1970s, American guitar manufacturers (particularly Gibson, Fender, and Martin) were experiencing a steady decline in production quality while more Japanese- built guitars were showing up in the American market.
Anyone who's looking for vintage guitars on Ebay comes across the word "lawsuit".
The word is abused a lot though because it drives the price of a guitar up.
What exactly is a lawsuit guitar and why are they so popular?
Gordon's latest bid for reinstatement was denied, but he can reapply in the fall.
Speaking last year after Gordon checked into a rehab facility, coach Hue Jackson said "we're moving on." That's apparently not the case if 26-year-old Gordon can get back in the league's good graces.