John Frusciante’s Martin D-28

John was seen playing this Martin during an interview for Dutch television filmed in September 1991, and it was possibly used during studio sessions of BSSM, as something similar was seen sitting in John’s bedroom at The Mansion (watch the Funky Monks documentary).

The footage is however too grainy to tell anything for sure, and it is more likely that the bedroom guitar from Funky Monks is actually a Martin D-18, the same guitar that John was photographed with around the same time. It’s however worth pointing this out for the people who confuse the two models, as they are quite similar.


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