Quick Stats: Peter Frampton, Grammy winning guitarist Daily Driver: 2016 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG (Peter’s rating: 10 on a scale of 1 to 10)Other cars: see below Favorite road trip: Los Angeles to Big Sur Car he learned to drive in: 1960s Ford Popular First car bought: 1960’s Morris Minor 1000When the hit in the mid ‘70s, I really didn’t drive myself for a long time, he says. I was looking at that car for the last few years, just watching how it was developing, and it’s my first ever AMG. I love it.”Frampton spoke to us from his Nashville home, where he decided to get the S63, after having a similar daily driver in Los Angeles that he liked and bought used.“I got the non-AMG version, a second hand version of the coupe which is 2008 or 2009, and it hasn’t changed that much, the shape and everything,” Frampton says. I was looking for another car here in Nashville, but ever since I bought that one, which must’ve been a good seven or eight years ago, it’s one of those things that you look forward to.“I had my own driver, and it was limos and Town Cars at that point. That was what you did back then.”Fast-forward 40 years later when he bought his new 2016 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG coupe. I managed to get a build time in Germany, which is kind of cool. That was the thing that attracted me to this one.”Frampton’s 2016 S63 was “spankin’ brand new,” when he bought it, adding.When you think of British rock great Peter Frampton, two instruments will likely spring to mind: the electric guitar and the talkbox (the gadget that allowed him to make his guitar “talk” on his landmark 1976 album, .The tour kicks off Friday in New Albany, Ohio and wraps April 12 in Rutland, Vermont.
Ringo Starr and Billy Preston were just some of the players on Frampton’s early albums."She died comfortably surrounded by family and friends at her home," a statement said.She made a name for herself beyond "Lady Blue Eyes" by starting the Barbara Sinatra Children's Center Foundation to help victims of child abuse.She and Frank did not have any children together, but she's survived by her only child, Robert Marx, and one granddaughter.Peter Frampton threw a tantrum on stage Sunday night at a Minnesota concert, it has been revealed.The 67-year-old rock musician reportedly flipped out on a camera operator who cut to a woman in the audience, holding up a copy of his album "Frampton Comes Alive," instead of showing him performing a guitar solo.