Big Guitar- Bristol, VA/TN

Bristol, the birthplace of country music, is home to great architecture, neon, and at least two giant guitars.

The Grand Guitar, an enormous Martin
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The fret markers are windows, as is the sound hole. It looks like it could stand to be re-strung.

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And in town, is another large guitar, set in the ground, as a chamber of commerce / welcome sign.

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Burger Bar, Bristol, VA

Some more photos, taken on the road on a trip to Chattanooga this past week, by my Dad, Michael G. Stewart.

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That’s my mom in the red
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