“Is it wrong in every possible way or do you dig it?” This guitarist transformed their John Mayer PRS signature guitar into a Stevie Ray Vaughan Number One Strat tribute – and now we really want a sunburst Silver Sky

Stevie Ray Vaughan
(Image credit: Future)

When John Mayer said he’d never produce a Sunburst version of his PRS Silver Sky, many guitar fans were left feeling a tad disappointed. 

However, thanks to one individual who has given his own Silver Sky a complete aesthetic overhaul, we can now see what a sunburst variant of this hugely popular signature guitar would actually look like – and it’s quite a sight to behold.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

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.