Watch Stevie Ray Vaughan Play “Pride and Joy” on a 12-String Guild Acoustic

March 10th, 2015

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Here’s a high-quality clip of Stevie Ray Vaughan performing “Pride and Joy” in January 1990 during his MTV Unplugged taping.

Vaughan uses a 12-string Guild, which gives the song a completely different vibe than the original, full-band recording.

“Pride and Joy” originally appeared on his 1983 Epic Records debut, Texas Flood.

It’s a special moment to hear the crowd clapping along as SRV tears up the solo.

Wanna check out more from this epic acoustic set? Here’s another video we posted a while back (and it features a cameo from Joe Satriani!).

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  1. Posted by Dave James on March 12th, 2015, 16:29 [Reply]

    Would have been nice if someone had bothered to synch the audio with the video.

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