Mark Holcomb of Periphery's Private Stock PRS 7 String Stolen in Austin TX.

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  1. lewstherin006

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  2. Albake21

    Albake21 "Just get a used Ibanez Prestige."

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    Oh damn that's too bad... I've actually never seen this one before. I thought he had only one Private Stock PRS 7 string? Maybe this is a prototype for a future run. Either way, thankfully it's only like 1 of 3 26.5" seven string PRS Private Stocks. I bet it won't be too difficult to find.
     
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    Ordacleaphobia Can only power chord

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    Assuming the guy that stole it tries to flip it, yeah.
    But given it's a 7 stolen from Periphery, I'd bet this guy is going to lay low. Sad.
     
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    Man, that sucks. What is the point of stealing this thing? Just an incredibly super-hot super-risky thing to have in your possession...
     
  5. Albake21

    Albake21 "Just get a used Ibanez Prestige."

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    Well I'm guessing who ever stole it knows Periphery and Mark so I would guess they want it just to have it, but I guess if you were a fan of his, why would you want to harm him in any way? Man, I hate a lot of people...
     
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    Even then you have this thing in your room just waiting to cause you tons of harm. I don't know, I guess there's no point in speculating. Just dumb people.
     
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    Albake21 "Just get a used Ibanez Prestige."

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    And on the other side of the coin, if this person isn't a fan and just wants to make some money, they must not know PRS guitars because they would have to be a complete idiot to sell or trade this one of a kind Private Stock. You would get caught immediately.
     
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    Hope he will get it back, like Emil Werstler got his PRS PS7 back after it was stolen
     
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    Zalbu More time than skill

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    Not to derail from the topic at hand, but how would you prove that Mark is the one who actually owns the guitar when it's a one of a kind item? Does the police have to get in touch with PRS when/if they find the guitar, or what?
     
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    Albake21 "Just get a used Ibanez Prestige."

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    I mean I'm sure Mark has the paperwork and proof from PRS that it's his. I mean shit he's a famous PRS artist at this point with his own signature.
     
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    Odds are that even if there were no papers (which would be crazy), Paul himself likely would specifically remember who had it.
     
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    Private Stock guitars are still serial numbered. Also, this one has "Custom Built For Mark Holcomb" written on the back of the headstock...
     
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    How easy would it be to remove that writing and paint it over? Wouldn't it look weird?
     
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    prlgmnr ...that kind of idea

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    That's an extremely.... suspicious question to ask
     
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    "Just have fun with it," said the guitar thief.
     
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    why doesn’t his label just write him a big check to replace it?
     
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    Albake21 "Just get a used Ibanez Prestige."

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    Is that a joke?
     
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    I'm quite certain it is.
     
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    How would they know it was that Mark Holcomb?
     
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