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    stiv replied to the thread TV Jones Blemished Pickup Sale.
    Nice prices but over here you could find them cheaper on the aftermarket (if you need the classics). On my Gretsch parts feed on the...
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    stiv replied to the thread Tinnitus vs high blood pressure.
    When I suffered from high blood pressure rush, the pulsing in my ears was the first symptom of it. I had this bump that didn’t let me...
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    stiv replied to the thread Gibson SG, but which one?.
    If I had to buy it now, I’d go with the “61 Standard with the vibrola. But I have a Special with the baseball bat neck that’s my best...
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    stiv reacted to YaDaddy's post in the thread NGD - It’s PAEHNK!!! with Like Like.
    The extra 10 that a G5230 has is more of a “These go to 11” kind of thing.
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    stiv replied to the thread NGD - It’s PAEHNK!!!.
    Really? I thought that '20 was for V stopbar and big block inlays, '30 was for Bigsby and thumbnail inlays. You never stop learning with...
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    stiv replied to the thread RIP Wilko Johnson.
    Wilko was one of those players I'd always loved to learn the style 'cause it's amazing but I've never been able to. I don't know how he...
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    stiv replied to the thread NGD - It’s PAEHNK!!!.
    Lovely. Very vintage looking, if you ask me. I shouldn't have sold my 5220. The only problem it had is that I really wanted a Duo Jet...
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    stiv replied to the thread RIP Wilko Johnson.
    Sad, sad news. I often played at The Railway Hotel in Southend-on-Sea, where he was usually hanging out for a beer, hoping he'd be...
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    stiv replied to the thread Have you sold a guitar lately?.
    I’m selling stuff locally. Usually it takes me at least 1 month to complete the sale. I’ve sold my 5220 with upgrades before the summer...
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    Well, I work at an engineering firm and HVAC it’s what we do, although in a much bigger scale (hospitals, shopping centers, malls...
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    stiv reacted to wildeman's post in the thread Playing vs Noodling with Like Like.
    Mmmmmm, noodle soup, I just found a local Vietnamese restaurant, I need Pho now!
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    stiv reacted to killafrey's post in the thread Let's see your modded Streamliners with Like Like.
    Hi all - here's my take on my 2655-P90 (so far): - B30 w/tension bar - G-arrow nickel knobs - T/S nickel tip - Nickel jack plate...
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    stiv replied to the thread Playing vs Noodling.
    I don't have a band anymore since I've switched from guitar to piano so for me it's only noodling. Anyway I'm still on the learning...
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    I looked for it 2 weeks ago in London with no luck (I ended up buying John Cooper Clarke’s one instead). I guess I’ll have to buy it...
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    I played organized basketball at amateurish level since I turned 50 (and before that, semi-pro volleyball from 14 to 25. I stopped...
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