On the 50th anniversary of his band, ZZ Top lead guitarist and co-founder Billy F Gibbons riffs on his life as a collector and designer whose passions have manifested themselves in his renowned custom cars and guitars.
• Mexican Blackbird 1958 Thunderbird
• Custom Scions
• Quintana '50 Ford Custom
• El Camino custom
• Whiskey Runner Ford Coupe
• '51 Jeep Wagon
• Party Peelers John Bolin Customs
• 1929 National Resonator
• 1929 Dixie Ukelele
• 1939 Rickenbacker Frying Pan
…and more! While BFG's cars 'n' guitars are the stuff of legend, no less intriguing are the tales behind his incredible music career. From teenage Houston garage rocker to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the whole story is between these covers, told in the Good Reverend Willie G's own words and illustrated with photos and memorabilia from his personal archive. As with many rockers, Billy F Gibbons jones for hot rods and customs is the stuff of legend. But beyond this bona fide bluesmans mastery of the six-string and unrepentant love for internal combustion is a noted collector whose own designs have manifested themselves in hundreds of mind-bending cars and guitars. This is the definitive and official record of that genius.