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Teaching is an underrated skill.
Seeing a few of his ActiveMelody youtube videos in passing: he has a knack for clarity.
If fingerpicking skills...
Get two of those cheese slicers & you could make saloon doors for your basement watering hole.
Which would you sacrifice first, if you had to: the precise tone, or physical comfort & How much? Does the neck feel matter & where are your price...
Why does everyone need a signature guitar?
Put on a $20 Moody Blues tee shirt & pay the lower price for the guitar.
Can you express in words what makes you like playing the G5655TG more?
From your list, its the thinnest, however it also has the...
:D Have you tried a balanced set of D’addarios?
I keep those on my Republics. Essentially mediums with light middle strings, The NBs.
Stuff I’ve read (re: the wood body & my limited experience is only on their wood bodies) says they are set up for light strings. Even the slots...
I recommend avoiding stand-up bass. ;)
What do you play now?
(Edit: whoops. missed your comment downstream).
I’m not 5’4,” though definitely...
I’m gonna start wandering thru old black men’s backyards looking for guitar players. ;)
It helps if he has a guitar.
A Honey dipper @ GC you mean? Maybe it needs a setup?
I’ve occasionally found stuff pretty beat up at GC. Bent tone knobs on an Epiphone, etc....
Nice looking guitar.
What led you to brass body vs wood?
The 1-3/4” neck is a nice touch vs wider (I think only 1 National is this narrow).
OP decision remains to be heard.
I think the songs one listens to may be crucial to instructional choices.
Fingers: They used to trade them...
Far be it for me to speak for the whole shebang (technical term).
I sure don’t want to stem the enthusiasm of the OP. Awesome that he has a new...
Who’s in your playlist?
Does Gretsch & blues go together all that often?
I only rarely see a video with a real blues player playing Gretsch. That may be misperception,...
As an alternate, how is it compared the Les Paul & Jet to stay in tune?
If you want a Gretsch...
What is the commonality between the ideal guitar wanted & the form factor of these alternate suggestions? How wide a...
But in a scale to fit a ruggedized iPad case.
Seen Bo play that guitar up close. I’d probably hurt muself on the corners.
While it would be easier to change my name to Gretsch:
Change the Company Name.
Create an iconic image & naming...
Ever tried putting parachutes on turkeys?
I tell ‘em its a rucksack & we’re going on walkabout. It doesn’t help.
Don’t follow the “trestle” comment.
As for mods, I got a drill.
Pretty sure there is a Jr in the Electromatic line that sort of goes...
My prevailing sound, unfortunately, trends toward the “klunk” you hear
while I’m walking through an entryway & failed to open the door wide enough...
Blaze Orange Guitars?
I’ve never seen anybody on my street dept road crew slinging a guitar.
Deer hunters, maybe.