B.C. Rich luthier Juan Hernandez (left) shaping
a body with a knife similar to the ones at right.
Photo by Andy Caulfield
Aerosmith’s Brad Whitford onstage with a B.C.
Rich Bich at the Long Beach Arena on July 12,
1978. Photo by Andy Caulfield
This five-piece, koa-bodied 1979 Mockingbird
features an intonatable Leo Quan Badass bridge
and multiple knobs and toggles for the built-in
preamp and its phasing, tone, and series/parallel