There are many ways to distress a Fender Stratocaster.
Rory Gallagher left his in a house fire, Jimi Hendrix brought the fire onstage.
Adding to the corpus tomorrow is noise artist Dave Austin, in a performance exhibition called ‘De-Strat-Shun’ at the Victoria and Albert Museum (September 28th) from 19:30 hours.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance. – Aristotle