I was a Guitar Player mag voter back then and "yes" he was the first - and I was one that did vote for him.Wasn't he the first inductee into Guitar Player magazine's
'Gallery of The Greats' after winning top honours 5x in a
Such an amazingly versatile player!
I wasn’t introduced to Yes until I was in high school. I was born the that The Yes Album dropped. I was in 9nth grade when I first heard I Seen All Good People. It sent chills down my spine.I was a Guitar Player mag voter back then and "yes" he was the first - and I was one that did vote for him.
His 70's work is still one of my favorite influences...and he's still making music.
The guitar is a 1975 Alvarez by K. Yairi I picked up a couple of months ago. I got it cheap as it needed a fair amount of work.What is the guitar?