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Found a band on Youtube

Started this discussion. Last reply by jeff weins Jun 6. 6 Replies

 Like the title says, I was on the YT last night and found this band. They sound great. 1 guy sings and plays guitar and one guys plays drums while doing the bass lines on a keyboard. 2 guys and they…Continue

New Used Guitar Day x 2

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Craig Jun 24. 22 Replies

My local pawnshop had a certain guitar that I saw a couple months ago, but didn't have the money to get it. I finally got some ME money and went to see if they still had it, they did.I took it off…Continue

Linnstrument Midi Controller

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Craig Feb 21. 3 Replies

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François replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"I've been insanely busy over the last few weeks... or is it the last few months. Anyways, I did get parts from China and decided to begin a new build. I've got almost everything I need to get started. And I bet you won't be able to…"
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Taffy Evans replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Hi Mark, the patches are spruce and glued with the grain going across the seam for strength. Yep, it's all about being creative when doing repairs. Taff"
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Paul Craig replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Good job."
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Paul Craig replied to Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Vertically challenged? Can't drill a 90 degree hole!
"Now that ingenuity."
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Mark Jellison replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Taff, That looks amazing, what are the patches you use?  I was sitting last night trying to figure out how to connect the bottom piece back together"
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Paul Craig commented on Danny Gordon's blog post apology
"That's life, it has a way of getting in the way of our hobbies."
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Paul Craig replied to Andries D. EKER's discussion What Neck Shape do u use or like?
"For 6 string guitars I've always liked the C shape. My BO Diddly build that I recently built I made a Soft V shaped neck. It's really comfortable and was a option on a lot of old Fender guitars. For my CBG style guitars(mostly 4 string)…"
Sunday
Paul Craig replied to Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Vertically challenged? Can't drill a 90 degree hole!
"You can also use them to press in frets or inserts for post type bridges and stoptail pieces."
Sunday
Fantacone Box Works replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Hmm need to learn how to post photos"
Saturday
Fantacone Box Works replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Well... heres my next 7 on my floor"
Saturday
Taffy Evans replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Hi Mark, I'm glad to hear you took time to get the paint off, its important not to remove any wood as well. Here's a few of my pics of past  reassemble jobs, note patches over the inside of the newly glued seams and cracks, a new neck…"
Friday
Mark Jellison replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Thank you for all the advice.  Hopefully whenever I get this thing done Ill post some pictures.  I just dont understand why anyone would spray paint an instrument.  It has taken me nearly 2 weeks to get all of the paint off of it."
Friday
Taffy Evans replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Hi again, I didn't see that, if your going to make a guitar out of it don't worry about what glue. But if the maker has gone to the trouble of putting that herrring bone style purling around it, it may be a decent fiddle. But it may be…"
Friday
Taffy Evans replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Hi again, I didn't see that, if your going to make a guitar out of it don't worry about what glue. But if the maker has gone to the trouble of putting that herrring bone style purling around it, it may be a decent fiddle. But it may be…"
Friday
Cause the Blue rat replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"It could sound VERY good. Don't let snobs tell you otherwise. I brought my $300 violin into ST Louis Violin Shop. Going to buy a good bow. The people there really liked the sound of the violin. Until they looked inside and seen "Made in…"
Friday

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The sound played with a slide.

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At 9:41am on June 15, 2019, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks Paul Will do ! just like in many cases the hunt is nice'r than the kill! relocating these old songs and lyrics takes you to places and people that you never think about ,but verry much enriches your world and way of thinking ! be reading you !

At 8:30pm on June 13, 2019, Andries D. EKER said…

Hi Paul Thanks for the info on that timeless niffty lady Ruth Etting there are some nice recordings from her on the tube so the titel of the song is as old as 1913 ,my titel is the same but my lyrics are still verry differend  in relation to the ruth song all thow those lyrics are pretty cool themselfs thank you Paul for the input and efford appriciated !! bee reading you !

At 12:31pm on June 12, 2019, Andries D. EKER said…

Thank you kindly for your vote & Like i trased the song back to Elvis presley

but thats not the song i sing in this version ,the theme is the same but the words are mine, who is that early blues guy that you credit this song to ? 

Greeeettssszz A.D.

At 6:34pm on September 23, 2018, Andries D. EKER said…

Thank you for your Like of approval ! Appriciated Greeettsszzz A.D.

At 2:12pm on July 6, 2018, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks for the like there paul ! appriciated!

At 4:57am on June 28, 2018, Andries D. EKER said…

Hi there Paul Thanks for the Like ! appriciated! good wall full of smooth gits !in the picture show !

At 6:59pm on May 8, 2018, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks for the Like Paul ! Greeettsszz A.D.

At 6:12am on May 8, 2018, Beetlejuice! said…

Ok, thanks and anytime!

At 2:25pm on April 15, 2018, Andries D. EKER said…

Hello there Paul ! Thanks for the Comments! Glad you liked it !

At 8:05am on March 11, 2018, Andries D. EKER said…

Thanks! There is more to it then the eye meets!

 
 
 

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