C.C. Rider Venerates Tampa Red TheBluesMobile on 8 January, 2015 at 10:00 He was known as “the man with the gold guitar.” Tampa Red picked up a National Tri-Cone as soon as they hit the market in 1928. And was it ever a guitar—the other Nationals were nickel-silver. His was gold. Read more at C.C. Rider’s Website Categories C.C. Rider Venerates Tagged Tampa Red 0 0 Shares Previous Article Big Head Todd live in The BluesMobile this weekend! Next Article Elwood's Blues Breaker: Neil Young " I Want To Drive My Car"