Robin Trower’s album Bridge of Sighs has endured for more than 40 years, owing to its perfect storm of songs, playing, and production. Trower recently revealed the (lack of) secret weapon to a Guitar World reader:

There was no magic 100-watt Marshall or special guitar. Almost everything I owned was pretty new. I just went to Manny’s, the legendary guitar shop in New York City, and listened to about six or eight Strats acoustically and settled on a black one and a white one.

Read more from Robin Trower’s installment of “Dear Guitar Hero” at GW.
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