Episode 458: Guest Shot – Rickenbacker Guitars




October 23, 2018


  • The Beatles “You Can’t Do That” A Hard Day’s Night (Parlophone) 1964
  • The Who “I Can’t Explain” I Can’t Explain (Brunswick) 1965
  • The Byrds “The Bells of Rhymney” Mr. Tambourine Man (Columbia) 1965
  • Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers “The Waiting” Hard Promises (Backstreet) 1981
  • R.E.M. “Shaking Through” Murmur (I.R.S. Records) 1983


Our week of ‘guest shots’ continues with Mike Wagner filling in for Jim and Patrick.

Today, Mike discusses the unique sound of theĀ Rickenbacker guitar. The sound is popular among such groups as The Beatles, R.E.M.,Ā The Byrds, and evenĀ Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers.

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