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by jay
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Glen Campbell's 1987 Ovation Collectors (87C) Guitar
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Glen Campbell's 1987 Ovation Collectors (87C) Guitar

Glen Ovation 1987 Collectors.jpg I n 1982, Ovation released its first Collectors Edition guitar. They followed suit every year until Ovation sold the company to Fender. Each year they issued a limited number of these guitars. Typically the Ovation brass and builders got together and created a guita...
by jay
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: MIscellaneous Guitars Glen Has Played
Replies: 25
Views: 8503

Glen Campbell with Bobbie Gentry's Martin 12 String

B obbie Gentry and Glen Campbell was released on September 16, 1968. I assume the photoshoot was earlier in the same year. There were several different settings in LA and Nick Brown was the photographer. There are a couple of shots taken on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, just south of Capitol Records....
by jay
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: Big Bad Rock Guitar
Topic: Hmmm...is it really an Ovation?
Replies: 4
Views: 3200

Re: Hmmm...is it really an Ovation?

LeonardMcCoy Not sure there was ever a contract. Glen played different acoustic guitars, although briefly, throughout his career. He genuinely seemed to prefer acoustic Ovations. I am not sure he ever really found an Ovation electric 6 or 12 that he really couldn't live without. From the 50's to the...
by jay
Tue Jun 16, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Record Collector's Dream
Topic: Teen Magazine July 1968
Replies: 2
Views: 392

Re: Teen Magazine July 1968

Simon...welcome to the Forums!!!
How long have you been looking for that edition?

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by jay
Tue Jun 16, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: John Hartford Revival - Tribute Album and Unfinished Instrumentals
Replies: 0
Views: 372

John Hartford Revival - Tribute Album and Unfinished Instrumentals

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This is a really good article that underscores the influence of John Hartford.

Whomever that is behind him is playing an Ovation Glen Campbell 12 string.
by jay
Fri Jun 12, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Ashley Campbell Sings Jolene
Replies: 1
Views: 312

Ashley Campbell Sings Jolene

Ashley really shows her chops on the guitar and vocals here. An excellent fit for her skills.


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by jay
Thu Jun 11, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: Glen's time in New Mexico
Topic: Glen Campbell Returns to New Mexico
Replies: 16
Views: 4742

Dec. 13th 2003 Glen Campbell Plays at Camel Rock Outside Sante Fe

Camel Rock Casino sits outside Sante Fe New Mexico. It gets its name from a sandstone formation...that looks like a camel... which is located right across the highway. [center]CamelRockVert100.jpg[/center] Not the type of pre-concert PR one would wish for...I imagine he put on a heck of a show. The...
by jay
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Glen's time in New Mexico
Topic: Glen Campbell Returns to New Mexico
Replies: 16
Views: 4742

Re: Glen Campbell Returns to New Mexico

Randy, I have used that site a couple of times. I have also looked up concerts that I have attended and found them to be accurate. It appears there is room for improvement...if you look at this guys journey ... It obviously is a site that is created and policed by its members. It appears easy to mod...