Zach Myers reveals how John Mayer’s Black1 Fender Strat inspired the heavy relic job on his PRS Silver Sky

Zach Myers playing live with his pink PRS Silver Sky
(Image credit: Sanjay Parikh Media)

Since it first debuted in 2018, John Mayer’s PRS Silver Sky signature guitar has been subjected to a number of aesthetic reboots, and is now available in a wealth of futuristic colors, including Dodgem Blue, Moc Sand Satin, Polar Blue and Tungsten.

We have not, however, ever seen a PRS Silver Sky quite like this one: a pink, heavy relic’d version owned by fellow PRS player Zach Myers, which was inspired by Mayer’s old Black1 Fender Stratocaster.

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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.