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Taylor Owners

Owners of the wide variety of Taylor guitars.
17 minutes ago
Robert Williamson commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"snowed in and a Severe Cold Warning -36 to -48c ?? (-32f to -54f ) time to curl up my the oil-filled electric rad and listen to Pass The Hat "
18 minutes ago
Henk Don commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"No snow here yet, but wind chill this morning -31C but should warm up to -27C by tonight!"
22 minutes ago
Robert Williamson replied to Jud Hair's discussion Archived stream of my show on WHUP-FM "Pass the Hat" 2/12/16 in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I'm capturing it with Reply Media Capture this morning.. :) Grabbed much faster. The whole show done before he finished the 1st tune . great job Jud...!"
23 minutes ago
Henk Don replied to Henk Don's discussion ToneWoodAmp in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Thank you for the link Janine. I have always liked the music of Janis Ian, especially the song "At Seventeen", a haunting rendition of the unpopular teen growing up. The words were written from the girls perspective but can equally be…"
25 minutes ago
Reg Hayes replied to Jud Hair's discussion Archived stream of my show on WHUP-FM "Pass the Hat" 2/12/16 in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Hi Jud, great show / concert!  Fine picking and singing.  The guitars sound really good, well recorded."
59 minutes ago
James Baxter Bain replied to Jud Hair's discussion Archived stream of my show on WHUP-FM "Pass the Hat" 2/12/16 in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Jud, I just listened to the first song, and have bookmarked the page.  Excellent!"
1 hour ago
James Baxter Bain replied to James Baxter Bain's discussion Seagull Excursion Folk NG Solid Cedar top???? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Janine, the guy at the store swears it's an Excursion, even after I had him go get it and look at the label while I was on the phone.  The one I ordered was the all-laminate cherry, and it's supposed to arrive on Tuesday.…"
1 hour ago
James Baxter Bain replied to James Baxter Bain's discussion Seagull Excursion Folk NG Solid Cedar top???? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Thanks, Blackback............... I'm in Southwestern Ontario, right in the middle of 3 Great Lakes so we have wild humidity swings."
1 hour ago
James Baxter Bain replied to James Baxter Bain's discussion Seagull Excursion Folk NG Solid Cedar top???? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Thanks, Paul.  I'm in Southwestern Ontario, right in the middle of 3 Great Lakes so we have wild humidity swings."
1 hour ago
Derick Chatfield replied to Janine Vincent's discussion Sweetwater Has Super Sale On Maritime SWS Q1 Mahogany - $499 - Just Ordered One! :) in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Hi Janine Martin all solid wood with case, It's your rule, you could always make another one at a later date. The 300 off may have passed in a few months. You could wait say several, several months between the next purchase. Please take no…"
2 hours ago
Janine Vincent replied to Henk Don's discussion ToneWoodAmp in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Here's a video of Janis Ian trying one out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KYmKnBZp6QA"
6 hours ago
Janine Vincent replied to James Baxter Bain's discussion Seagull Excursion Folk NG Solid Cedar top???? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Are you sure it's an Excursion? As far as I know, the all laminate Excursions (now discontinued?) were wild cherry top, back, & sides. The new Excursions are now solid top spruce with laminated walnut back & sides (and are incredible!).…"
6 hours ago
Jud Hair added a discussion to the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
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Archived stream of my show on WHUP-FM "Pass the Hat" 2/12/16

FYI ... if you missed it, my show on WHUP-FM "Pass the Hat" is archived --> HERE for at least the next couple of weeks.  It was a lot of fun and I got to play 9-10 songs.Check it out if you get the chance.See More
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Saul Kuciauskas updated their profile
10 hours ago
Blackback Gull replied to James Baxter Bain's discussion Seagull Excursion Folk NG Solid Cedar top???? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I have two older solid cedar top Seagulls - a S6 and a S6 Folk - and both regularly sit out on their stands with no special care. Neither has developed any problems over the years. Mind you, I live in Newfoundland, about 100 yards from the North…"
10 hours ago
Robert Williamson commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"snowed in.. "
10 hours ago
Paul Walters replied to James Baxter Bain's discussion Seagull Excursion Folk NG Solid Cedar top???? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I bought the walnut MJ Excursion; it has a solid top. My only concern is the nut seems a bit too narrow for me. Otherwise, it's a great guitar for the price."
11 hours ago
Paul Walters replied to Henk Don's discussion ToneWoodAmp in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I was an early Kickstarter supporter for them. I received the unit over a month ago, but haven't been home since it arrived. A friend brought his over for me to check out. It has some pretty cool possibilities. I can't wait to install mine."
11 hours ago
James Baxter Bain replied to James Baxter Bain's discussion Seagull Excursion Folk NG Solid Cedar top???? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Thanks, Steve."
11 hours ago

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New Acoustic Guitar Website!

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 — 1 Comment

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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Peculiar versions of the Rock Classics

For those who know, we are bringing you 25 versions of the Rock Classics by Joseph Ferrante. This collection is called ¨Peculiar versions of the Rock Classics¨. Why is it called like that? because in…Continue

Started by Robert Davis in Players 18 hours ago.

Looking for Gurian Owners 205 Replies

Hello there, AGies! I'm new to the community, but have been playing guitar way longer than my abilities suggest.. going on 45 years.. but just acquired a dream guitar from my "youth"... a mint Gurian…Continue

Started by Regan Mulligan in Gear. Last reply by Mike Flores yesterday.

passive mic 4 Replies

greetings everyone, i need a passive mic for my D-28 to record and maybe play live with. i've had a dean markley for years and it seems ok.i have a real problem using batteries in guitars so it must…Continue

Started by joey pinter in Gear. Last reply by Jan Vigne Feb 1.

What would you buy? 13 Replies

I have been blessed by my dear wife and mother-in-law with a generous gift for my recent 65th birthday. Between the two they ponied up $3K for me to buy a new guitar!I already have a very nice Martin…Continue

Started by Terry Angelli in Gear. Last reply by Paco Giral Feb 1.

an email spammer has joined us 3 Replies

I got a spam email from an Augustin Aziankou this morning, here it is:Good day,I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and demand it necessary to write you immediately. I have…Continue

Started by Charles Soles in Uncategorized. Last reply by Charles Soles Jan 30.

Question about "MiJam.Co.Uk"

Hi everyone. I was wondering if anyone knows if the website http://mijam.co.uk is still up and running? My son, who loves Pink Floyd, wanted to learn Wish You Were…Continue

Started by Wesley C Wilkins in Beginners Jan 25.

150 free guitar charts on Acoustic Coffee Covers

Facebook ... "like us" to stay in touch https://www.facebook.com/AcousticCoffeeCovers Website…Continue

Started by Terry Dean in Playing Guitar Jan 24.

Puzzle over maker's logo 2 Replies

I recently acquired this guitar and wondered if anyone recognised the logo. It has a solid spruce top, flamed maple back and sides, maple neck. Abalone bindings and good quality tuners.I don't think…Continue

Started by David Thomas Hosie in Gear. Last reply by David Thomas Hosie Jan 22.

Nylon Strings 21 Replies

I always struggle knowing what strings to buy for my nylon archtop (Daniel Slaman's Dome). I am a jazz player and play mostly a steel strung acoustic or regular jazz box, so want to keep as close to…Continue

Started by Victor Saumarez in Gear. Last reply by Victor Saumarez Jan 22.

Most underrated and overrated "Acoustic guitar" manufacturers 13 Replies

I saw a link to a similar thread on another guitar forum site, but the question was targeted at any guitar manufacturer.  Considering where we are here, I thought it would be interesting to hear…Continue

Tags: opinion, review, experience, manufacturer, guitar

Started by Tony K. in Gear. Last reply by Steve Reed Jan 22.



 
 
 

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