I’ll give Phil credit for another good choice: none of that acoustic-electric bass Frankenstein’s monster crap for him. Those wooden compromises–their proportions all wrong to suit the aesthetics of the guitar and the mathematics of that low E string. They showed up on Unplugged and made this rather unmusical fwANG sound.
Bobby played an Ovation. If you’re familiar with guitars, and of a certain age, you’ll understand there’s a lot packed into those four words.