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Cribs guitarist chose Gibson ES-335 due to Franz Ferdinand
The Yorkshire indie band recently recruited former Smiths and Electronic guitarist Johnny Marr to their line-up.
"The reason why I started playing them in the first place was Alex from Franz Ferdinand had one and I used it in the studio and just loved the sound of it," he explained.
Jarman added that the Gibson ES-335 semi-acoustic, which he plays on the band's fourth album Ignore the Ignorant, is ideal for The Cribs' rock sound.
He explained that by having a lot of gain on the amp, he can ensure the guitar is always close to feeding back, which adds "a lot of tension" to the songs.Posted on 27 Nov 2009 10:12 to category : Music News
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