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FloridaGull commented on Acoustic Pickers's group Yamaha Guitars
"Well, I hope this guitar will not have these horrible things... Thanks for the blog link, AP! :-) Yours looks really nice!"
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Dave Fengler commented on Acoustic Pickers's group Yamaha Guitars
"FG - Light strings won't straighten a warped neck or flatten a bulged top.  I have a system I use to clamp bulged top and tilting bridges.  It takes months in traction but it helps.  I have a possible way to push on the top of…"
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Acoustic Pickers commented on Acoustic Pickers's group Yamaha Guitars
"Here's a write up on my SJ-180. Cheers, Eric http://acousticpickers.blogspot.com/2013/02/yamaha-sj-180.html"
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FloridaGull commented on Acoustic Pickers's group Yamaha Guitars
"Hopefully so...I'll string it with lights...not Christmas ones... ;-)"
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Dave Fengler commented on Acoustic Pickers's group Yamaha Guitars
"Nice!!  Welcome back!  Hopefully the neck is good."
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FloridaGull commented on Acoustic Pickers's group Yamaha Guitars
"Well, I will own a Yamaha again soon - I just won this - http://www.shopgoodwill.com/viewItem.asp?ItemID=18130713 - on the Goodwill auction website!  $79.44 including shipping!  An SJ-180 - these have (supposedly) a 1 3/4" nut…"
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FloridaGull replied to Elton Bloye's discussion Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Are you looking for new - or are you also considering used/NOS?"
5 hours ago
Elton Bloye replied to Elton Bloye's discussion Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Much appreciated. No rush though - Need to invest in my kids play area and my wife wants to redecorate the lounge.  "Woman and children first" as they say. ;)  But once that's done, I think a black 5th Avenue Kingpin II…"
6 hours ago
FloridaGull replied to Elton Bloye's discussion Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I wasn't suggesting you buy a Gretsch - I just put that picture up to show the similarity of that bridge with the bridge of the Uptown GT... So, a black 5th Avenue Kingpin II?  On the lookout...  ;-)"
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Seesh Ronal posted a status
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Seesh Ronal posted a status
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Seesh Ronal posted a status
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Elton Bloye replied to Elton Bloye's discussion Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Thanks Gerry - agreed. The Gretsch is a bit too much jangle for me when played clean - they are raucous guitars in overdrive though!"
14 hours ago
Elton Bloye replied to Elton Bloye's discussion Godin 5th Avenue Kingpin in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Yes, I tend to agree with you both. The Gretsch pictured is more a slim hollow-body electric, much like the Godin Montreal / Gibson ES335. Those are very nice, but they have the typical 1.68 nut, and I'm not sure I want to venture into that…"
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Alan Edmunds replied to Alan Edmunds's discussion Recording Advice....? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Thanks Greg....Like I said to Derick, if you have not done so yet, you can listen to my first recorded original "Blomidon Winds" on my page. Once I get the others worked up and recorded, I'll surely post them. Meanwhile, keep working…"
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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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Acoustic Guitar learning 9 Replies

Hello, I am learning guitar approximate 1 month and I want to know that when my finger pain will gown because I am frustrated from my finger pain..................................................…Continue

Tags: online, lessons, electric, guitar, beginner

Started by Gary Wilson in Beginners. Last reply by Tony K. yesterday.

matchbook finish 2 Replies

can someone please tell me what a matchbooked finish is? my search results have not told me anything. BriContinue

Started by brian petersen in Gear. Last reply by brian petersen on Monday.

new to site plus beginner student 8 Replies

Hi All. I am pretty much a beginner in my playing skills but have been interested for a long time and have made some half hearted attempts in the past. this time around however things are starting to…Continue

Started by brian petersen in Beginners. Last reply by brian petersen on Monday.

Schertler dyn-g pickup 6 Replies

Thinking of taking my new guitar out to do a few local gigs but I don't want to star drilling holes in it so thought I might try a stick on pickup.Does anyone out there have any experience with a…Continue

Started by Mick Jones in Gear. Last reply by piero Sep 25.

New Member Saying Hello 7 Replies

Hi Everybody,My name is Simon Candy and I am from Melbourne, Australia.I have been playing guitar for 25 years and teaching it for 20 years.I play a variety of styles including Rock, Blues, Jazz, and…Continue

Started by Simon Candy in Uncategorized. Last reply by Tony K. Sep 25.

Goya GG-45 1971-'72

Hello — I'm new here and this is my first time posting. Love the forum! and I just had a quick question, maybe not terribly simple, but hopefully the answer will be, and since it's about an old…Continue

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Started by Thomas Joel in Gear Sep 19.

Percussive acoustic guitar 7 Replies

Here is a link to my new song in this style. Please take a listen and let me know what you think."Happiness is...." By Daniel Melnyk.…Continue

Started by Dan Melnyk in Playing Guitar. Last reply by Tony K. Sep 18.

Nylon String Transducer Replacement Suggestions 1 Reply

I have the predecessor to the Takamine Hirade TH90,   but the stock palathetic pickup (Takamine proprietary 6-element pickup) has finally bit the dust.  However, there appears to be a…Continue

Tags: Takamine, Pickup, Tranducer, String, Nylon

Started by Joe Baldwin in Gear. Last reply by Tony K. Sep 17.

Fingerpick shopping 1 Reply

Greetings and salutations. First post.  I am getting back into it after a long time out (like a generation),I expected to find retail fingerpick shopping as easy and varied as shopping for nails or…Continue

Tags: Fingerpicks

Started by Mark Gruber in Gear. Last reply by Jan Vigne Sep 17.

Hello y'all, newbie about care of the guitar (seagull s6 orig) 5 Replies

Hello dear forum fellas, I'm new both in this forum and as a guitar owner. Thanks for letting me join this great community. I really like this forum's "atmosphere".I have recently bought a Seagull S6…Continue

Started by Francisco Espinosa in Beginners. Last reply by Francisco Espinosa Sep 16.



 
 
 

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