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The golden tornadoes: Billy boy

Back in 2002 I played guitar in a Live-band called “The golden tornadoes”. We were all fans of old surf-rock a la Dick Dale and the Deltones, or The shadows. 238 more words

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Gretsch full body guitar ring

This ring was so much fun to make.  Greville, in Australia, sent me pictures of his beautiful vintage, hollow body Gretsch guitar.  I really got to play with trying to nail all the details of this classic guitar in such a small space. 229 more words

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It's Coming Together

Another teaser for #2SURF these GREEN curves!

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Gibson ES-335TN 1959 and 1960 - Yup...a real 1959 and a real 1960....

Check out this frankly pornographic piece at Premier Guitars.….In 1958 Gibson combined concepts from the Les Paul solidbody guitar they’d introduced in 1952, and the thinline guitars the company launched in 1955. 441 more words

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Broadcasters, No Names and Telecasters

Tazatator, THE Word Monger
November 17, 2014

Leo Fender liked to fish. There is no questioning a number of his life and business
philosophies. The influence of the electric guitar immortalizes Leo. 330 more words

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Vintage Guitar Magazine: The Beatles' Casinos

Of all the guitars the Beatles made famous, the only one that John, Paul and George had in common was the Epiphone Casino. Each owned a Casino and used it for countless recordings and performances. 2,017 more words

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Gibson ES-335

After Eddie used the Fender Stratocaster, he was dissatisfied with what he was hearing in terms of sound. Obviously, although he was a fan of both the Gibson Les Paul and the Fender Stratocaster, Eddie was looking for something completely unique compared to those straight-off-the-rack guitars. 714 more words

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