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  • Mankato, MN
  • United States
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  • Jason J.
  • CaliGull
  • Jud Hair
  • Lennie Schoonover
  • Rick Lally

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Harmony, Live it!

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DJ joined Edward Sparks's group
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Capo Users Group

If you use a capo...for anything...then you belong here!
Monday
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Custom Pick Guard

"This is on my 25th Anniv. SeaGull."
Apr 15
DJ posted a photo

Custom Pick Guard

Rosewood with abalone inlayInlay is of a Sun and Moon and a Kokopelle in the circle
Apr 15
DJ replied to Chuck Snyder's discussion Dry Climate: Guitar Cases and Humidity Control in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"This has to do with another conversion I had with a fellow guitar player.   Way back, when all instruments were constructed by the player. I believe they kept their building techniques a secret as well as how they play their music. When more…"
Apr 15
DJ replied to Chuck Snyder's discussion Dry Climate: Guitar Cases and Humidity Control in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Yep, This is the Big City. Haven't seen Charles in years, but that slut of daughter of his, comes into town all the time lookin for some hooch. Betsy and Tacy been runnin around with her as well. Won't be long and they'll all be…"
Apr 10
DJ replied to Chuck Snyder's discussion Dry Climate: Guitar Cases and Humidity Control in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I agree, This has been beat to death. Still I see guitars all the time that have been destroyed due to lack of moisture. Almost every guitar up here is to dry. Even those that are well cared for."
Apr 10
DJ replied to Chuck Snyder's discussion Dry Climate: Guitar Cases and Humidity Control in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Oh no, a Devil's Advocate is a required element in all good discussions. I am not so lucky as to live in place that has warm, moist air for most of the year. Can you tell I'm jealous? Here in Minnesota the air can get so dry in the winter,…"
Apr 7
DJ replied to Chuck Snyder's discussion Dry Climate: Guitar Cases and Humidity Control in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"So high the earth's gravity has no effect. The bridge was attached well! Most fail at the bridge, this is bit extreme. HUMIDIFY! and be diligent about it, is all I can say. This has been well documented and yet many guitars die due to lack of…"
Apr 7
DJ replied to Chuck Snyder's discussion Dry Climate: Guitar Cases and Humidity Control in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Don't humidify your? Here is what you get. Just so ya know, this is not any guitar I have owned.  I am a fanatic about humidity and my instruments. I even humidify my recorders. "
Apr 7
DJ posted a status
"Little Emi gets it!"
Mar 24
DJ posted a video

Emi Sunshine, singing in the Sweetwater, TN flea market.

I have submitted her video to Conan O'Brien, Americas Got Talent and for the Ellen D. show.. Here name is Emi Sunshine, and she is on FB here https://www.fac...
Mar 24
DJ replied to FloridaGull's discussion Dilemma - Seagull Performer or Natural Elements? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I guess I need to try out more NE's.  The NE's I have played at my local rookery have been less than impressive. They are pretty, but I found that the low tones felt muted and not projected. Sometimes I think that I am splitting hairs…"
Mar 24
DJ replied to FloridaGull's discussion Audio/Video recording...just to share/for fun... in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I use my video camera from my computer and a USB mic from my computer. Gets good video and good sound. Not studio quality but I'm not looking for that. This is a good mic, I like it. Great sound. Samson Meteor USB Mic"
Mar 21
DJ replied to Jud Hair's discussion SURVEY: Why did YOU buy a SEAGULL ?? (or other Godin instrument) in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"What a neat walk down memory lane.  Some of these posts are old! Lennie Schoonover and I both own 25th Anniversary Seagulls. I am not surprised at all about his posts. He says the same things I say about my 'gull.  I bought…"
Mar 21
DJ replied to John Zemler's discussion Anyone Playing a Seagull 12-String? in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"I owned a Guild GAD 12.  I too play a lot finger picking and I never really could get the hang of playing on the 12 string. I tried for a year than gave up and traded it for my G&L Electric 6 string. Glad I did, I play the G&L a lot and…"
Mar 17
DJ replied to Alan Edmunds's discussion Godin/Seagull Bridge pins in the group "Seagull" Spoken Here ... (also fluent in "Godin" Gab)
"Yep presentation pins. I never knew. Thanks for learnin' me."
Feb 11

Profile Information

Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Gigging or professional musician, Amateur or recreational musician, Music teacher, Guitar student
How many years have you been playing guitar?
More than 30 years
Which of these instruments do you own or play?
Flattop steel-string acoustic guitar, Travel guitar, Ukulele
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
Seagull 25th Anniversary Edition
G&L Ascari GTS
Gill Recorders Tenor and Alto
Yamaha PSR-220 Portable Keyboard
Lanikai LU22CGC Concert Ukulele with piezo transducer
Kazoo
What type of music do you like to play?
Folk
Country
Gospel
Rock
Do you subscribe to or regularly read Acoustic Guitar?
I don't regularly read Acoustic Guitar

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At 10:25pm on May 3, 2012, Lennie Schoonover said…

thanks for the comment on the 25th Aniv.  Mine is near and dear. (so is my M12)

But you really should put that poor fish back in the water ;)

At 11:43am on March 26, 2012, Jud Hair said…

Hey DJ ... I see you like our FaceBook page, but it doesn't look as if you've joined the online chat forum here.  Hope you will.  Click Here to see us and join up!  We have 155 members and we have a lot of fun everyday!!

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