TVJ Starwood Tele pickups anyone?

Discussion in 'The Pickup Place' started by calebaaron666, Aug 10, 2019.

  1. calebaaron666

    calebaaron666 Country Gent

    Aug 15, 2018
    Portland, Maine
    It’s killer. Sounds a lot like a T-Armond. Real fat deep twang.
  2. TV the Wired Turtle

    TV the Wired Turtle Gretschified

    Jul 25, 2009
    so cal
    They to me did not sound much like the T-armonds in my other tele, but they do have a beautiful open bounce and twang. I had them in my rutters swamp ash 52' for a time.
    this vid does not look good anymore since youtube has changed format, but listen from 1:59 to hear the T-armonds into a princeton (yes brain stufff is involved sorry)
  3. calebaaron666

    calebaaron666 Country Gent

    Aug 15, 2018
    Portland, Maine
    To me they don’t sound just like, but a lot like.
    When I play one of my songs that I normally play using the neck T-Armond in my 5420, it’s really similar. Similar enough that I could use this guitar to play it, and not feel like much is missing.
    Thru a Brain, natch.
  4. salvatore

    salvatore Electromatic

    Nov 29, 2017
    Durham, NC
    6B8442FF-6800-4FAA-9B27-28711010A4C0.jpeg I put a Starwood in the neck of this Tele and a vintage noiseless in the neck.
    I like the combination.
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  5. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    That is a beautiful sunburst!
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