John Mayer teases freshly finished hot pink PRS Silver Sky

John Mayer PRS Silver Sky pink
(Image credit: John Mayer / Instagram)

John Mayer caused quite a stir on social media yesterday (June 1) when he announced the name and release date of his upcoming album Sob Rock, along with a first-look at the record’s decidedly retro album cover.

However, the more eagle-eyed followers of Mayer were not only teased by the prospect of imminent new music, but were equally enthralled by what the electric guitar guru was holding in his hands in a separate Instagram post.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.