Long Island City, NY (August 31, 2006)–Dinosaur Jr.’s gear was stolen on Tuesday night, August 26, from their trailer which was parked outside a Long Island City, NY hotel they were staying at after their Brooklyn show that night.
The band humbly requests that their music industry friends and colleagues help spread the word and keep their eyes out for the stolen gear, listed below.
The band asks that you contact their management at 303-998-0001, email@example.com, or firstname.lastname@example.org with any information. The list of missing gear and their descriptions are as
1959 Fender Jazzmaster SN# 38927 (“decal coming off. cracked
headstock at top near low E peg. color black with purple/bluish sparkle coming through. adonized pick guard gold metal. tuneomatic bridge gold, tuning pegs gold.”)
1961-3 Fender Jazzmaster SN# 62012 (“purple sparkle, black
pickup covers. headstock repaired, a whole new piece of wood was glued on for the top part of the headstock under the tuners and up a 1/2″, along the whole top of the headstock. gold tuneomatic bridge, gold tuners.”)
1964-5 Fender Jazzmaster SN# L21581 (“orange, white pearl
pickguard, stickers all over it, original tuners.”)
Fender Purple Jazzmaster new SN# R074329 (“purple sparkle with
matching headstock gold adonized guard tuneomatic bridge.”)
Rory Gallagher Stratocaster new SN# R25507 (“has a big gold grover
tuning peg on low E.”)
Fireglo Bass SN# 4001 (“checker-board binding”)
B.C. Rich Warlock Bass SN# 4242413
 Paiste 20″ 2002 medium
 Paiste 20″ giant beat
 Paiste 20″ 2002 crash
 Paiste 19″ 2002 crash
 Paiste 15″ 2002 sound edge top hi-hats
 15″ 2002 sound edge bottom hi-hats
Also stolen was a Custom pedal board with custom audio electronics RS-10-foot controller, Teese RNC2 wah pedal, boss stage tuner, mute box, and cables, and one black backpack with Sony headphones, tools, etc.