Discussion in 'Odds & Ends' started by callen3615, Sep 9, 2009.
Ive noticed some avatars. Anybody?
I'm guessing like.... 12
I dabble a bit, but a play bass guitar more seriously (and tennis more seriously than both).
i guess i'm one of the 12.
are we counting guitar hero guitarists too?
more of a guitar novice, but i love guitars!!
Beginner here, I have a Yamaha acoustic-electric. I'm working on it though! Mostly dabbling in Oasis songs and other songs with easy chord structures.
Playing guitar for longer than tennis actually. Being playing for almost 10 years (since I was 11)
Beginner here as well
Yep, over here...
I been playin a lot.
Pro bass player and still songwrite with guitar.
Me too, except that I am not playing bass for money anymore (I am done with the night gigs and having to stay up until the 4:00 am picking up the equipments after the gig). But still and acoustic guitar player (nylon strings) and a songwriter for well over 20 years.
I play a little of everything from Punk:
Me too. Acoustic only these days.
I dabble in the acoustic arena and have been doing so for about 20 years. One day I must get around to taking a lesson. I just wish there was more than one lefty acoustics I could take off the wall and play when I walk into a guitar shop.
Are you still hitting with that Donnay OS?
I had a crew for that...it was great. I miss those days, but yeah, loading/unloading gear yourself is the worst. I did that from age 16-25 before touring.
Ok, I'll bite... who did you tour with?
I haven't hit with the Donnay in years. It was my stick when I was around 16.
If this question is for me, I'll just say that unfortunately I haven't toured with anyone. I'm simply an enthusiast who has played local jazz gigs on and off for years (with some rock thrown in for kicks!).
I've always admired the craftsmanship of a well made archtop.
<- this guy right here.
Played with original bands from 16-26 (and still do) and took up the cover band thing to pay for my tennis habit this year.
Fender '62 RI Thin Skin Tele
Fender Amer. Std. Ash Tele
ESP LTD Viper
ESP LTD Hybrid
Epiphone LP Custom
Hughes and Kettner Triamp
Homebuilt 18W Marshall/Matchless
Homebuilt 18W Marshall/Hiwatt
Homebuilt Hot-rodded 50W Plexi
I play a mean air guitar.
I also sing in the shower.
thats me in my avatar
i do play in a band though
I'm thinking about getting an electric guitar, probably around Christmas. This is my top choice right now.http://guitars.musiciansfriend.com/...Paul-Studio-Deluxe-Electric-Guitar?sku=581254 What do you guys think? And what color looks best? I've played the white and wine red version at guitar center, both look great to me.
I've gone through a number of guitars over the years, but now I have only two, mostly for sentimental reasons: a 1999 Taylor 810 and a 2002 PRS CE22. Unfortunately, I don't play as often as I used to (or would like).
That's the model of my guitar.
And, yes, I did the retouch myself ... haha ...
I've been playing bass in a blues-rock and for 15 years; also play piano and some guitar.
I've met quite a few tennis players that are also musicians, or.... musicians that are also tennis players.
I'm drooling over your guitars man... you've got some serious weapons there. Congrats! By the way, which amp/amps do you have?
If it's 3/8ths and you want to sell it, let me know
i play guitar hero
Thanks, mate. I use a '68 Super Reverb with my Strat and an Evans 80 with the archtops.
It is 3/8 but it isn't for sale. First of all, it's quite beat up from years of use. Second, I'm keeping it for sentimental value. I still have the single stripe POG that my mother used during the 80's. As you can see I have a hard time letting go of some things!
I play mostly jazz/bebop and funk/fusion styles...but i also write and play a lot of what i would call harmonically interesting acoustic stuff
That double-cutaway Les Paul looks like a PRS on that picture! I play also, I'm an intermediate player.
Hooray for jazzers! What model is that Ibanez? Do you have any other jazz boxes? Where do you play?
Someone must of went up to kalamazoo... very nice... I love heritage. I got to snap some pics of my Dell Arte Anouman.
i play rythm. great easy instrument to learn and sound good on. learn a few power chords buy a good amp and your good to go!
I know what you mean. All those nice guitars and nothing but some all-plywood POS for us leftys.
I have played as a hobby for the past 5 years.
I mostly play led zep stuff, which i mostly find quite hard.
I play a les paul studio, fender mex 70's strat and a garrison acoustic.
If i manage to play an hour a day, its a good session. Dont always get the time though.
Do you have a favorite guitar out of those?
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