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FloridaGull replied to Jud Hair's discussion Swannanoa Gathering Diary in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I was wearing my tie-dye shirt yesterday..."
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Jud Hair commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Right ... then the San Andreas Fault is a "slight crack" ... "
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Jud Hair replied to Jud Hair's discussion Swannanoa Gathering Diary in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I thought that too, but then I thought how easy it would be for some guy from a pawn shop in Asheville to put on shorts, Birkenstock's and a tie dyed t-shirt and blend in with the lunchtime crowd. Oh well ... as I said.  I'm not…"
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Marlene Hutchinson commented on Marlene Hutchinson's blog post Thursday "tip"
"I'm so happy to know the Thursday "tips" are helping!  Thank you for letting me know. Play on... Marlene"
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Ash Nadler updated their profile
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Matthew Hoffman commented on Devallon "Dee" Tatum's blog post T. Haruo Model 150
"I am looking for any, and all, T. Haruo guitars that are for sale. I would love to get my hands on a T150 if someone has it for sale. But, I am also interested in any of your other models you might be trying to sell. email me at…"
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FloridaGull replied to Jud Hair's discussion Swannanoa Gathering Diary in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"You are not in NYC - you are with like-minded people - if anything did disappear, I'm sure there would quickly be a posse of some sort organized - and woe to the thief! ;-)"
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Steve C. Pappas posted blog posts
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Marty replied to Jud Hair's discussion Swannanoa Gathering Diary in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"To cool Jud!! I know there used to be, or still is, a guitar/song writers camp here in the Northwest, Puget Sound.......I used to hear great things about it also. Need to Google to see if it still around. Great Pics!! Keep them coming."
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Jud Hair replied to Jud Hair's discussion Swannanoa Gathering Diary in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Okay ... you know how anal we all get about our guitars on these forums ... What case provides the most protection? Are gig bags any good? What does humidity do to a guitar? How do you guard against getting your guitar stepped on/stolen,…"
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FloridaGull commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"And, an older Seagull SM6: http://www.shopgoodwill.com/auctions/Seagull-Acoustic-Guitar-Model-SM6-in-Soft-Case-17435629.html Currently $29 - 4 days left - $26 shipping...a bit of a project: They say "There is a slight crack on the backside of…"
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FloridaGull commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Wow, man... "
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FloridaGull replied to FloridaGull's discussion Guitars on Goodwill that I think may be good for a beginner/intermediate player... in the group Acoustic Newb
"And, a Simon & Patrick 6 Cedar on Goodwill: http://www.shopgoodwill.com/auctions/Simon--Patrick-Luthier-Wooden-... Currently $9.95 - 7 days left - $17 shipping...     Enjoy!"
6 hours ago
FloridaGull replied to FloridaGull's discussion Guitars on Goodwill that I think may be good for a beginner/intermediate player... in the group Acoustic Newb
"1994 Seagull S6+ Cedar on Goodwill: http://www.shopgoodwill.com/auctions/Seagull-Acoustic-Guitar-174333... Currently $163 - 6 days left - $40 shipping... Enjoy!"
6 hours ago
FloridaGull commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"And, a Simon & Patrick 6 Cedar on Goodwill: http://www.shopgoodwill.com/auctions/Simon--Patrick-Luthier-Wooden-Acoustic-Guitar-17446359.html Currently $9.95 - 7 days left - $17 shipping...     Enjoy!"
6 hours ago
FloridaGull commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"1994 Seagull S6+ Cedar on Goodwill: http://www.shopgoodwill.com/auctions/Seagull-Acoustic-Guitar-17433377.html Currently $163 - 6 days left - $40 shipping... Enjoy!"
6 hours ago
Clive Davies commented on Roland Kalus's video
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Flowers from Ayako (Franco Morone) on a Mcilroy ASP30C

"Well played Roland, I enjoy Franco's pieces! Clive Davies"
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Steve C. Pappas posted a song

 play Refuge from the CD Winters Passage - Copy

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We'd like to invite all members of the Acoustic Guitar Community to come check out the brand-new website at AcousticGuitar.com. This is a completely redesigned home for Acoustic Guitar (and you!), full of great lessons, songs to play, guitar reviews, and more. You’ll see digital editions from the last two years of Acoustic Guitar magazine (available to…

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Posted by Acoustic Guitar on March 29, 2013 at 3:30pm — 7 Comments

Return of The Banjo Killer, the final chapter. . .

Bryan Sutton and "Banjo Killer"; Medley: The Original Waltz/Old Lake. from Bourgeois Guitars on Vimeo.

The moment we've been waiting for: On Oct. 28, 2012, Bryan Sutton debuted the restored the Banjo…

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Posted by Bourgeois Guitars on October 15, 2012 at 7:43pm

Day 16: The Banjo Killer slays again!

This story has a happy ending, folks, and I'll start with it. After working for three weeks to painstakingly restore Bryan Sutton's flood damaged Banjo Killer, Shin Ichikawa finally got to test drive it today! The entire shop stopped working to watch this exciting moment, after which Shin received a standing ovation (well, we were all standing anyway). …

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Posted by Bourgeois Guitars on July 13, 2012 at 9:00pm — 6 Comments

Day 15: The end is near. I can smell it.

Shin Ichikawa and I started the day by fitting and glueing the back binding. Last night's fitting of the top binding was tedious, but the tricks we learned made the fit of back binding go smothly. I am amazed at how cleanly both bindings look.  Some finish touch up will be required, but the overall appearance is more than…

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Posted by Bourgeois Guitars on July 12, 2012 at 7:00pm — 1 Comment

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The Acoustic Guitar Community is a social network created by the publishers of Acoustic Guitar. Here, you can join fellow players at all levels and of every style by creating your personal profile, sharing videos or MP3s of your playing, and uploading photos of yourself and your guitars and gear. Then post gigs, events, and concerts in the Community calendar, and start discussions in the forum. We’ll keep you up-to-date about happenings at Acoustic Guitar through the Community blog. This is your space, and you’re surrounded by like-minded guitarists. So make yourself comfortable, and welcome to the Community!

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Framus Falcon 12 Questions

Hi Everyone,I am new to the forum, and have a few questions about a Framus Falcon 12 that i just purchased. From the little information I could find it seems like a rare guitar. Would anyone be able…Continue

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Started by Kris Hancock in Gear 10 hours ago.

If you could only own ONE acoustic for the rest of your life ... 115 Replies

What would you choose and why?  Money is no obstacle for this discussion! Remember, just one ... for the rest of your life.  Period.PS:  I know it's a hard question, LOL.  But, that's why it make an…Continue

Started by Jud Hair in Gear. Last reply by Maurice Condie 16 hours ago.

Amplification? Acoustic Amp or Powered PA Speaker w/small mixer EQ and Reverb? 35 Replies

I recently posted a question about which acoustic amp should be considered (see What's the best acoustic amp for under $500?). I got a few responses, which I appreciated greatly. Thanks to those of…Continue

Tags: EQ, mixing, amps, amplification

Started by Stephen Park in Gear. Last reply by Phil Manuel on Sunday.

Structural Integrity of Acoustic Guitar 8 Replies

Hello friends!Well, I'm getting a nice deal on an Acoustic Guitar that has Solid Spruce Top, Solid Mahagony Back, and Laminate Sides, Rosewood Fret-board, and Grover Tuners with Black Knobs. But the…Continue

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Started by Shant Sharma in Gear. Last reply by Tony K. Jul 24.

What is the method of learning that is working best for you? 3 Replies

Hello all!I Have been practicing every day and learning to play guitar for the first time in my life. I am 52 years old and have always wanted to learn to play. I am very curious about the methods…Continue

Started by Scott L Ritchie in Beginners. Last reply by Scott L Ritchie Jul 22.

Vintage Guitar restoration 4 Replies

Hey Everybody, I have a old Martin D-18 that belonged to my Grandpa.  He purchased this brand new after he got out of the war (somwhere around 1948?).  This guitar was his one and only guitar that he…Continue

Started by Chad Clifton in Gear. Last reply by Phil Manuel Jul 21.

Kragenbrink out of business?

Several years ago I order three Kragenbrink guitars: 6, 12, baritone.  They were due to be completed in 2010.  Lance ran into a few business bumps along the way, so things ran late.  Finally he…Continue

Started by John Bjorkman in Gear Jul 20.

useful apps for iphone? 2 Replies

just traded my old flip phone for an iphone. wondering what apps people like, especially for music - tuners, recorders, whatever is out there. totally new to the "app" world. thanks in advance!craigContinue

Started by Craig MC in Gear. Last reply by Terry Angelli Jul 20.

Open Mikes 20 Replies

The other night I attended a world famous open mike.  It was well run and most of the entertainment was good. 90% of the performers and their friends left after their “performance” leaving by the…Continue

Started by Daryl Kosinski in Uncategorized. Last reply by Mark C Jul 19.

I.D. an old archtop- Wilson? 1 Reply

So I've had this old archtop hanging on the wall in my tv room for well over 15 years. Think I paid 40 bucks for it back in the mid 90's.  Neck was falling apart, and it was spitting out frets like…Continue

Started by Ryan in Gear. Last reply by Ryan Jul 17.



 
 
 

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