"Craig - I had one of this old record players with a 16 rpm setting (Philco, I think). I was told it was used for spoken recordings. Audio books? Recordings for the blind? I never saw a 16 rpm record, has anyone here?"
"Bow-shur or boo-shay. Hmm. Well, I do know the mastermind behind Seagulls and other great guitars is spelled Godin, but pronounced "Go-dahn" with a soft "n" at he end. It's easier to deal with German names…"
"Charles - Interesting bracing with the split ends. And I love the clipper ship (windjammer?) through the sound hole. I have a windjammer painting that looks similar, painted by my great-grandfather who saw them as a young man."
"Hoosier - My official Golden Age would be 1965 to 1975, but it really started for me with that February Sunday night in 1964. For the longest time I wanted a Hofner Bass. I, too, was exposed to a lot of Fifties and early Sixties music…"
Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Amateur or recreational musician, Guitar student, Guitar maker
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, Electric guitar, Bass guitar
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
2010? Seagull S6 Original (maybe newer, but probably NOS)
2011 Squier Strat (Chinese, but surprisingly good!)
2003 Fender Mustang Bass (Japanese, and excellent!)
1966 Harmony H162 (USA, of course)
1988 Yamaha Clavinova (Japanese, is still a great 88-key piano)
BA-115 Ampeg bass amp (bought from Mark Hoppus of Blink 182)
Squier SP-10 amp (included in Squier Strat pack)
What type of music do you like to play?
Folk, Rock, Country, etc.
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