Archtops's Recent Activity

  1. Archtops replied to the thread Setzer Article in Guitar Player.

    A nice quick look from the man. Thanks!

    Jan 27, 2022 at 3:05 PM
  2. Archtops liked drmilktruck's post in the thread Setzer Article in Guitar Player.

    March 2022 issue. [ATTACH] Some excerpts (including 2 hot takes) [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  3. Archtops replied to the thread Well, I guess I can show y'all this now..

    Beautiful color!

    Jan 27, 2022 at 3:02 PM
  4. Archtops liked Highroller's post in the thread Well, I guess I can show y'all this now..

    "gussied up Streamliner"? Nah, I think it's a little more than that. Nice looking guitar, very tempting ... But then I go to the...

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  5. Archtops liked capnhiho's post in the thread Well, I guess I can show y'all this now..

    Rarely do I actually lust for a guitar; many of them are totally out of my budget (comfortably retired but far from wealthy) and/or I’m...

    Jan 27, 2022 at 3:00 PM
  6. Archtops liked YaDaddy's post in the thread Well, I guess I can show y'all this now..

    Some time back, whilst out on Guitar Safari, I got pics of the new Airline Silver G5420 in the wild after finding it hanging on a local...

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  7. Archtops liked radd's post in the thread I'm not a purist so.. Am I just getting old?.

    I like a number of Gretsch guitars but like you I think the Vintage Select are spectacular. I’ve only owned two Vintage Select, a...

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  8. Archtops liked thunder58's post in the thread I'm not a purist so.. Am I just getting old?.

    @Penguin Picker I hear what you're saying . My only wish is if Gretsch would produce an Electromatic Billy Bo for us poor folk

    Jan 27, 2022 at 2:54 PM
  9. Archtops liked Penguin Picker's post in the thread I'm not a purist so.. Am I just getting old?.

    I love Gretsch. We all do. It's why we're here. But I'm wondering, only semi-rhetorically, if I'm getting old because, well, I'm just...

    Jan 27, 2022 at 2:53 PM
  10. Archtops liked Highroller's post in the thread Favorite Horn Riffs.

    Well, if you get into jazz, you're talking about a genre dominated by great horn playing. You could list all the greats - Miles,...

    Jan 27, 2022 at 3:38 AM
  11. Archtops liked VinzBerlin's post in the thread 3rd Generation G5420s and the New Electromatics.

    Hello, I am new in this forum, and soon owner of my first Gretsch, because i just ordered the G5220 in Bristol Fog !! Too happy,...

    Jan 26, 2022 at 8:07 PM
  12. Archtops liked DougWheeler74's post in the thread Guitar Players and "Can Play the Guitar".

    My $0.02 worth: There is soooo much here. There are those who are technically correct in what they play but there is no soul in it. And...

    Jan 26, 2022 at 3:21 PM
  13. Archtops liked Highroller's post in the thread Guitar Players and "Can Play the Guitar".

    I guess we’ve all run into your garage buddy at one time or another. Guys that say they can play, but then can’t put together a couple...

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  14. Archtops liked Synchro's post in the thread Guitar Players and "Can Play the Guitar".

    I guess that people dive into activities with different motivations. I wanted to play like Chet, and like some of the Jazz players I had...

    Jan 26, 2022 at 3:08 PM
  15. Archtops replied to the thread Favorite Horn Riffs.

    For me it’s John Coltrane’s Naima.

    Jan 26, 2022 at 1:23 PM