Guitarist extraordinaire – Jennifer Batten’s Custom Made Ibanez Roadstar that was used on the Michael Jackson Bad 1987-1989 tours and repainted for the Dangerous Tour in 1992. Originally green in color and featured on the July 1989 cover of Guitar Player Magazine, it was later repainted by the famous artist Pamelina. Custom made by Ibanez for Jennifer, it has an original Floyd Rose, and a Duncan hot rail in the bridge and Duncan hot stacks in the other 2 positions. There is also a one of a kind autograph from Nigel Tuffnel of Spinal Tap on the back of the guitar. Jennifer sat in with Spinal Tap when they played at the Universal Amphitheatre in 1992. Jeff Beck also autographed the guitar when he came to a clinic that Jennifer did at a Wembley Music Convention, long before Jennifer joined Jeff’s band. Jeff made an air pocket between his and Nigel’s signatures as a joke since Nigel got his whole schtick from Jeff. The Spinal Tap sticker has since been replaced with an Eat Shift GRUNGE pedal sticker by Digitech. There’s also an autograph by Spinal Tap’s David St. Hubbins on the back of the guitar as well. All three autographs are a bit worn from rubbing against Jennifer’s clothes while playing. Jennifer also did a video for “Flight of the Bumble Bee” which explains the bee stickers. Jennifer recorded her 1st CD “Above, Below, And Beyond” with it. It has been around the world countless times. Comes with a letter and current photo of Jennifer with the guitar, a photo of Jennifer on stage with Michael Jackson with the guitar, and a photo of Jennifer with Slash playing this guitar live as well. Please call for price and details.
You are looking at Jennifer Batten holding her Washburn Custom. Made out of swamp ash, this was used on Michael Jackson’s Dangerous tour. Jennifer also used this guitar on tour with a band called The Immigrants with Michael Sembello (Maniac song) and Jeff Paris (he wrote “Cryin” for Vixen). Jennifer also used this beautiful guitar on her Momentum CD. This comes with a letter and photo of Jennifer with the guitar, a Michael Jackson History tour program which features a full spread photo of Michael and Jennifer on stage with this guitar, and magazine photos of Jennifer with the guitar. Please inquire for price.
This custom Washburn was used on the Michael Jackson History Tour and on Jennifer Batten’s Momentum CD. This guitar was a backup for Jeff Beck’s tours as well. It has a beautiful maple top and mahogany body with an original Floyd Rose trem. Jennifer added a synth pick up in Jeff Beck’s band (Roland GK2). It also has a silver string damper made in Germany. This comes with a letter and photo of Jennifer with the guitar and photos of Jennifer on stage with Michael Jackson playing this beauty. It also comes with magazine photos of Jennifer with the guitar. Please inquire for price.
Jennifer Batten’s personal jacket from the Michael Jackson Bad Tour circa 1987-1989. Jennifer collected pins from many different countries as well as a bunch of Michael Jackson pins which are all over the front and back of the jacket. Comes with a photo of Jennifer wearing the jacket in the late 1980′s and a detailed letter from Jennifer.