Oops, yeah I went to look for my post in "general" and noticed I put in the wrong section, but really have you seen some of the crap that gets posted under "serious". So anyway "seriously" do you know the answer to my question?!
Yeah thats it! According to brianmaycentral.net he used it because he thought it was too dangerous to use the Red Special on the set of that video.
I think the real reason was probably that it just looked cool :-)
Washburn RR2V (Flying Vee - White) - Princes of the Universe.