I finally have the sickness

Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by MKunie, Sep 10, 2019.

  1. MKunie

    MKunie Synchromatic

    Feb 8, 2012
    Can't work, Daydreaming all day about the sounds that come out of these gish darned Gretsches. I have been excited and enthused for over 30 years, BUT not like this. It is a problem, But I don't think I will get the right type of therapy here. Nope IMG_2410.JPG 58906037597__A3D14648-5985-4CF1-9F81-D3B814CC4331 (1).JPG IMG_2355.JPG
  2. mbkri

    mbkri Country Gent

    Sep 22, 2012
    The only cure is another Gretsch
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  3. Charlie westside

    Charlie westside Country Gent

    Jul 27, 2018
    Sylmar Califirnia
    Must have Gretsch.....Must have Gretsch......Can't stop wanting another......
    Yes. We all got the sickness....
  4. wabash slim

    wabash slim Friend of Fred

    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    Still better than rock and roll fever or boogie woogie flu.
  5. 5120mantis

    5120mantis Country Gent

    Mar 6, 2011
  6. johnny g

    johnny g Country Gent

    Sep 2, 2017
    union, ms
    Nothing that two day bed rest and a new gretsch could not cure. Maybe their is a shot for it, don't know.
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  7. Merc

    Merc Country Gent

    May 6, 2017
    That’s definitely some lovely triplets you have.
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  8. DHart

    DHart Synchromatic

    Jun 26, 2019
    It's a sickness. I came down with it recently, myself.

    I can only hope I don't wind up with as many Gretsches as I have Teles! YIKES. :rolleyes:
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  9. MTurner

    MTurner Friend of Fred

    Aug 17, 2010
    Clayton, North Carolina, USA
    No. No, you won’t.
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  10. GlenP

    GlenP Gretschie

    Jul 23, 2019
    I had that problem, and still do. But it made me pick up and play the guitars that I already have a little more, and that really helps scratch the itch and discover what might be missing from the collection to target for the next acquisition... Hmmm, the next one...
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  11. Lionpotato

    Lionpotato Gretschie

    Oct 10, 2018
    Or the rockin’ pneumonia.
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  12. dmunson

    dmunson Gretschie

    Dec 19, 2015
    Charlotte, NC
    If that's your whole collection, I don't see a problem. Yet.
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  13. Lionpotato

    Lionpotato Gretschie

    Oct 10, 2018
    I think one should own every bird and number of Gretsch. And every form of Fender made.
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  14. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck Gretschified

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    I especially like the right-most one.

  15. LivingMyDream

    LivingMyDream Friend of Fred

    Been there, done that! :D
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  16. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    That couch looks comfy. And it will fit about another 4 guitars. Just saying.
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  17. mschafft

    mschafft Synchromatic

    Jan 19, 2017
    Now we know what the G stands for in GAS ;-)
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  18. unknown fan

    unknown fan Gretschie

    Aug 7, 2018
    My goodness what a nice set of axes, I don't blame you one bit
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  19. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
    Admin Post
    I've said it for years ....... I have Bigsbyitis ..... ( can't play a guitar without one )
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