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  1. Bertotti liked TV the Wired Turtle's post in the thread Rockabilly/Ratfink style.

    Zodiac or sparkle tolex is really difficult to lay down smoothly and is laborious! It would be much much easier to get a good smooth...

    Nocturne AC30 Sparkle 1.jpg Nocturne AC30 Sparkle 2.jpg Feb 20, 2019 at 6:38 PM
  2. Bertotti replied to the thread Jazz deaf.

    I forgot about Lawrence Welk, family TV back then!

    Feb 20, 2019 at 6:37 PM
  3. Bertotti liked pmac11's post in the thread Jazz deaf.

    Check out Charlie Christian. Not the first to pick up an electric guitar, but one of the best. Influenced jazz for 20+ years afterward....

    Feb 20, 2019 at 5:52 PM
  4. Bertotti liked TV the Wired Turtle's post in the thread Jazz deaf.

    here is 8 pages on it,,, https://entertainment.howstuffworks.com/jazz.htm

    Feb 20, 2019 at 5:45 PM
  5. Bertotti replied to the thread Jazz deaf.

    Grand Ole Opry and HeHaw! I actually miss HeHaw!

    Feb 20, 2019 at 5:44 PM
  6. Bertotti liked Pine Apple Slim's post in the thread Jazz deaf.

    My only exposure to jazz growing up was the watered down stuff on variety show TV in the 60s and 70s. My parents owned no record player....

    Feb 20, 2019 at 5:43 PM
  7. Bertotti liked BorderRadio's post in the thread Jazz deaf.

    Not much, just what your ear tunes in. MO is very much outside of the middle of Jazz-ville, or that's my impression. I think it's more...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 5:42 PM
  8. Bertotti replied to the thread Jazz deaf.

    @BorderRadio so what does saying MO was better for me say? I could hear the polyrythms but I could never quite hear it so it seemed...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 3:19 PM
  9. Bertotti replied to the thread Jazz deaf.

    My dad was a fan of big bands, my grandpa played in all the big bands, they would hit Chicago and he would fill in as their drummers...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 3:11 PM
  10. Bertotti liked BorderRadio's post in the thread Jazz deaf.

    Saying MO was best and Weather Report not so much says a lot, thanks for sharing that. Did you catch Marc Ribot on Chunk? His attack and...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 3:08 PM
  11. Bertotti replied to the thread nearly NGD! my tele thinline build mockup (getting ahead of myself).

    Hmmm, I have never heard people say that. We posted up pics in progress all the time on the mandolin cafe.

    Feb 20, 2019 at 12:06 PM
  12. Bertotti liked Howard hughes's post in the thread nearly NGD! my tele thinline build mockup (getting ahead of myself).

    yeah definitely blue, but under artificial light very surf green? cool though i like it.

    Feb 20, 2019 at 12:05 PM
  13. Bertotti replied to the thread Archtops and flatwound strings...

    Jazz Swing and for rounds, I use the Bebops love them both!

    Feb 20, 2019 at 12:04 PM
  14. Bertotti replied to the thread Jazz deaf.

    I didn't know this was George Barnes! love this one! [MEDIA]

    Feb 20, 2019 at 11:57 AM
  15. Bertotti liked BorderRadio's post in the thread Jazz deaf.

    I’m an avid jazz listener, but hardly a jazz player ;) To start rounding out this thread, I’m posting some of the fusion stuff I like....

    Feb 20, 2019 at 11:49 AM