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  1. stiv replied to the thread NGD 1958 Gibson.

    Completely agree. My Loar 301 is the ‘poor man’ exact model, and I have used it in so many different situation that I could tell is one...

    Sep 16, 2020 at 5:09 PM
  2. stiv replied to the thread NGD 1958 Gibson.

    Wow. Nice piece of old wood and wires. :)

    Sep 15, 2020 at 2:42 PM
  3. stiv replied to the thread Should I trade a vintage Fender Coronado for modern Falcon?.

    An obscure, unwritten rule of the music instruments market says ‘never trade vintage for new’. I know that straight swap it’s easier,...

    Sep 15, 2020 at 1:07 PM
  4. stiv replied to the thread Lost Piano Man.

    I know. I’m trying to put my hands on a real piano as soon as I could. The problem is that my music room doesn’t really have a free wall...

    Sep 13, 2020 at 9:06 AM
  5. stiv replied to the thread Lost Piano Man.

    Ahh... Pinetop is my ‘next level’. Right now I’m focusing on Champion Jack Dupree which is fairly more easier, although he plays in...

    Sep 12, 2020 at 5:54 PM
  6. stiv liked wabash slim's post in the thread Lost Piano Man.

    You'll probably find a Pianet or Clavinet easier there. They're harder to find in the US. Wurlys and Rhodes are fairly common here. My...

    Sep 12, 2020 at 5:21 PM
  7. stiv replied to the thread Lost Piano Man.

    That’s the benefits of play real pianos. I started on unweighted compact pianos which was fine at the beginning ‘cause you hardly play...

    Sep 12, 2020 at 5:20 PM
  8. stiv replied to the thread Lost Piano Man.

    When I’ll be able to play some proper piano (so nothing that will happen in the near future) I plan to switch to electric piano too....

    Sep 12, 2020 at 2:10 PM
  9. stiv replied to the thread Lost Piano Man.

    Welcome man! I’ve had a similar story... played the guitar since in high school, had a sort of ‘career’, some Gretsch (that I still own)...

    Sep 11, 2020
  10. stiv liked Duo Slinger's post in the thread Lost Piano Man.

    Hi there! I'm a lost pianist, wandering the confusing yet awesome realms of the guitar. I picked up the six string in April, when...

    Sep 11, 2020