B.C. Rich Mockingbird

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B.C. Rich Mockingbird
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Slash playing a B.C. Rich Mockingbird
Manufacturer B.C. Rich
Period 1976 - present
Body type Solid
Neck joint Neck Through, Bolt On, Set Neck
Body Mahogany
Neck Mahogany / Maple
Fretboard Ebony
Bridge Locking tremolo / Fixed
Pickup(s) H-H
Colors available
(varies with sub-model)

The B.C. Rich Mockingbird is a classic guitar and bass design by B.C. Rich, designed around 1976. There have been several variations on the Mockingbird model throughout the years. As of 2016, the current models are the Mk1, Mk3, Mk5, Mk7, Mk9 and Mk11.[1]

Origins and history[edit]

The Mockingbird model was designed by B.C. Rich in 1976.[2]

The September 2010 issue of Guitar World ranked the Mockingbird as "the coolest guitar of all time", ahead of guitars such as the Gibson Les Paul and Fender Stratocaster.[3]

Mockingbird users[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "B.C. Rich Guitars | Since 1969". www.bcrich.com. Retrieved 2016-05-26. 
  2. ^ "History of B.C. Rich". Archived from the original on 2013-02-15. 
  3. ^ Guitar World, September 2010
  4. ^ "Slash paradise: Slash's guitars". Retrieved 2013-08-23. 
  5. ^ "Trivium: Paolo Gregoletto". Archived from the original on 2010-02-10. Retrieved 2013-08-23. 
  6. ^ "hide Birthday Party 2013". Archived from the original on 2016-04-20.