Band Of Horses set giant iPad guitar on fire

Band Of Horses frontman Ben Bridwell channels Jimi
Band Of Horses frontman Ben Bridwell channels Jimi (Image credit:

Anyone saving their pennies for an iPad might want to click somewhere else, or at the very least, watch the following clip through their fingers. For reasons best known to themselves, awesome indie rockers Band Of Horses decided to attach an iPad to a giant guitar, and subsequently torch it onstage at a recent Memphis live show.

Here's frontman Ben Bridwell doing his best Jimi shortly before setting the iPad guitar alight onstage at the end of the band's set at the Beale Street Music Festival on 2 May:

Now watch as it burns!

Follow Band Of Horses on Twitter to see what they set fire to next.

Chris Vinnicombe worked with us here on the MusicRadar team from the site's initial launch way back in 2007, and also contributed to Guitarist magazine as Features Editor until 2014, as well as Total Guitar magazine, amongst others. These days he can be found at Gibson Guitars, where he is editor-in-chief.