Armed with a Rickenbacker and a Fender Twin, Peter Buck helped R.E.M. put alternative rock on the map.
The Beatles legend's discovery of the 325 model launched Rickenbacker's British Invasion-era success.
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The Gretsch, Rickenbacker, Gibson, Fender, and Hofner models were stolen last year as part of a $2 million heist in Southern California.
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