History of Dean ML Guitars

July 31, 2010 by · 5 Comments 

dean-ml-guitar-history-dean-ml-guitar-ml79Dean ML Guitar – I’m willing to wager that every guitar player has heard or played a Dean Guitar. Of course you recognize Dean’s distinctive winged logo and diverse body shape of the ever so popular Dean ML, but do you know where it all comes from? Read more

Dimebag Darrell’s 1981 ML Dean

June 22, 2008 by · 2 Comments 

Dimebag-1981-Dean-ML-Guitar-Pantera“The Blue Dean’s got a cool story, man.” crows Dimebag Darrell. But what else would you expect from Pantera’s, late great, red-hot cowboy from hell?

“My dad bought me my first Dean for Christmas,” explains Darrell. “I broke his ass for it—it cost him $1,100. He really had to go out of his way to afford that for me. But I was dying to have one, and he fixed me up. For that, I’ll be forever grateful to him. But not two weeks later, I won another Dean in a guitar-playing contest.” Read more