The guitar most frequently associated with Tom Verlaine is the Fender Jazzmas... more
The guitar most frequently associated with Tom Verlaine is the Fender Jazzmaster. Up until the mid to late-1970s, Fender Jazzmasters and Jaguars were seen as exclusively for surf music. During and after Television's initial run, the Jazzmaster gradually became something of an icon for underground music. Beginning at 00:08 Verlaine can been seen with a three-color sunburst Jazzmaster with a brown shell pickguard and stock Jazzmaster pickups.
Most known for his use of Jazzmasters and Jaguars. His Jaguar seems to have l... more
Most known for his use of Jazzmasters and Jaguars. His Jaguar seems to have lipstick pickups.
Clear as day. Playing a Dan Armstrong Plexi Glass more
Clear as day. Playing a Dan Armstrong Plexi Glass
In [this image](http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1233/558658866_accbc9dff0_o.jp... more
In this image from a live performance by Television in 2007, we see Verlaine with his 70's Stratocaster which has been modified with lipstick pickups of unknown origin.
In [this image](http://static.flickr.com/87/214114886_a918aab341.jpg), we see... more
In this image, we see Verlaine's Overdrive Special in the background (one has to look somewhat closely to see the "SPECIAL" across the faceplate).
In [this image](http://www.pacair.com/mmamps3/sites/default/files/imported/di... more
In this image of Verlaine performing with Television in the late 1970s, his HD-130 can be seen behind him onstage.
In [this image](http://secretsociety.typepad.com/darcy_james_argues_secret/im... more
In this image from a Television performance in 2007, we see Verlaine onstage with an AC-30 (which he's taken to using at the band's reunion shows since the early 90s).