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Jud Hair commented on Jud Hair's group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
""Strings & Beyond" (great company!) has 15% off and free shipping to USA and Canada right now ... good chance to stock up on strings at great prices!! Strings & Beyond Black Friday Sale"
3 hours ago
Jud Hair replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Here's a page from the 2007 Seagull Catalog showing the option to have either the cutaway or the non cutaway with or without QII ... "
3 hours ago
Jud Hair replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"4-5 years old, I'd say ... "
4 hours ago
Profile Icontim lodge, joe yamaki, Steve Reed and 3 more joined Acoustic Guitar Community
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Dave Fengler replied to homer keys's discussion Japan made Concorde mark series guitars
"Thanks!   The accessories are worth more than I paid for the guitar!  I'll probably put it in traction this weekend until the Spring.  Bummer. I forgot to mention.  The guy first put it on CraigsList for $125 firm, a week…"
4 hours ago
FloridaGull replied to homer keys's discussion Japan made Concorde mark series guitars
"Pretty cool, Dave!  :-)"
4 hours ago
Martin van Dooremalen replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"It seems odd too that the guitar in the picture doesn't show it having any electronics either. Wonder how old it really is?"
5 hours ago
John Zemler commented on Derrick Miller's group Acoustic Newb
"Greetings All: I've been tooling around the web looking for info on metronomes.  In that journey I came across this brief article and thought others might find it useful. http://www.theguitarjournal.com/7-best-metronome-apps-guitar/ It…"
5 hours ago
Jeff Hatcher replied to Gary McNaughton's discussion charley Patton! in the group Delta Blues
"I'll have to look into this artist. Not familiar with him, but I'll take the recommendation."
6 hours ago
Jeff Hatcher joined bottleneck_blues's group
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Delta Blues

This is for anyone who has a deep passion for the styles of guitar that came out of the Mississippi delta.
6 hours ago
Dave Fengler replied to homer keys's discussion Japan made Concorde mark series guitars
"Look out, I'm waking up a zombie!!! This past weekend I picked up a Concorde Mark 670AV (with upgraded Knudsen Deluxe tuners) from CraigsList.  $75 with a stand and Kyser capo.  This thread is the closed I've found to it, with no…"
6 hours ago
Jeff Hatcher replied to tom blegen's discussion How many guitars do you need??
"3 electrics, 3 nylon string acoustics, 4 steel string acoustics (Jumbo, Dread, 000, 0), 1 dobro, 1 mandolin, 2 violins, assortment of low/high whistles, 1 nice wooden flute, Kalimba, Ashika, Cajon, Djembe, various percussion. I actually think…"
6 hours ago
FloridaGull replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Well, its the Haight, you know - people and things sometimes end up "hanging out" there for awhile... Might be worth a call to see if they still have it, and might want to move it for a good NOS price..."
8 hours ago
FloridaGull replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Well, one could always call and see what Dave might have "in stock"... ;-) A discussion with Tim might bear some fruit - although a custom build won't likely be ready by Christmas..."
8 hours ago
Jud Hair replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"You know, the idea of having commissioning one from Tim has crossed my mind for sure. It's an intriguing idea."
8 hours ago
Jud Hair replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"W!ow ... that's an old one ... they haven't made a non-cutaway version in several years. "
9 hours ago
FloridaGull replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
9 hours ago
Gary McNaughton added a discussion to the group Delta Blues
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charley Patton!

Hi every one! Is there any fans of Charley Patton out there? (I'm one for sure)..It took me a while to get acclimatised to his music and then one day I heared the stunning masterpiece "mississippi Boweavil Blues" followed by "A SpoonfullBlues"The that was it I was a fan please let me know if there are any other fans out there or am I on my own?Regards Gary :-)See More
9 hours ago
FloridaGull replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Thoughts: Have you thought of asking Tim Benware to make a guitar for you? I'm sure there is an Artist Studio out there - there's one by Martin - that can be had by Christmas... There are a few Walden guitars that you might ask Dave Word…"
9 hours ago
Elton Bloye replied to Jud Hair's discussion The Frustrated Gull squawking his concerns ... opinions/comments welcome in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I've played about 5 or 6 of them. They are awesome guitars! Webber's Engleman/Rosewood OM and sitka/quilted Mahogany drednought models are amazing."
10 hours ago

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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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Japan made Concorde mark series guitars 4 Replies

Hey guys and girls does anyone know the history on Concorde mark 33 series guitars I have one that looks like a Martin d35 with a spruce top and Brazilian sides and back with abalone trim also split…Continue

Started by homer keys in Gear. Last reply by Dave Fengler 4 hours ago.

How many guitars do you need?? 19 Replies

There's a nice interview with Tom Petty a few years ago in which he says they have about 144 guitars, but you only need one.  I have a good acoustic, a good electric, and something for the campfire…Continue

Started by tom blegen in Gear. Last reply by Jeff Hatcher 6 hours ago.

ernie ball strings 5 Replies

I have a question for ya. I told this to some of my younger pals in LA and they look at me like i'm nuts. anywho, what I told them was once, long ago, in a land far away, a small island off the east…Continue

Started by joey pinter in Gear. Last reply by Alan Cargile yesterday.

2 in 1 question about beginner playing chords & first guitar 10 Replies

Hi all,I'm an experienced player, but very new to teaching. I'm helping a friend at church learn to play acoustic (the goal is for him to be able to play worship songs). I'm a female with very small…Continue

Started by Janet M House in Gear. Last reply by Mike Conjuay yesterday.

What's the first song or 2 you learned to play on the guitar? 7 Replies

Another thread got me thinking about this and thought it would be fun to hear what songs helped others get started on guitar.  So, if you can recall that far back [ ;-p ] what was the first 1 or 2…Continue

Tags: singing, easy, chords, songs, learning

Started by Tony K. in Playing Guitar. Last reply by Terry Angelli yesterday.

Ernie Ball Aluminum Bronze Strings 10 Replies

Hello everyone. I am new here. I know that the Ernie Ball Aluminum Bronze strings have been discussed but I would like to give my opinion. I've read varied reviews of them as you do any guitar gear…Continue

Started by Alan Cargile in Gear. Last reply by Alan Cargile on Saturday.

What kind of/maker of pick do you like best? 4 Replies

Am thinking about a Clayton wood pick for a more natural tone.  What do y'all use?Continue

Started by Michael Shaw in Beginners. Last reply by Tony K. on Friday.

Guitar of Robert Johnson 2 Replies

Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop Presents:…Continue

Tags: Feldmann, Tom, Johnson, Robert

Started by SGGW in Playing Guitar. Last reply by Jeff Hatcher on Thursday.

WTS: Pioneer cdj-2000

We are Registered and Legitmate electronics company based in the United State,we are one of the leading company here in our company deal in sales anddistributing electronics products,equipment and…Continue

Started by JIM MOORE in Gear on Thursday.

WTS: Pioneer cdj-2000

We are Registered and Legitmate electronics company based in the United State,we are one of the leading company here in our company deal in sales anddistributing electronics products,equipment and…Continue

Started by JIM MOORE in Gear on Thursday.



 
 
 

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