Another "new member" thread...

Discussion in 'New Member Intros' started by kidblast, Jan 13, 2020.

  1. WernerF

    WernerF Gretschie

    282
    Jan 14, 2015
    Antwerp,Belgium
    Welcome to the dark side !
     
  2. wabash slim

    wabash slim Gretschified

    Age:
    70
    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    Howdy! Welcome to the asylum!
    Nice start to your Gretsch addiction. Wait'll you discover Pro Lines!
     
  3. kidblast

    kidblast Electromatic

    16
    Jan 13, 2020
    Central Massachusettes
    truth be told, a white falcon is one of my bucket list guitars, has been for a long time.. :)
     
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  4. JeffreyLeePierre

    JeffreyLeePierre Country Gent

    Welcome from Paris, and congratulations on that terrific guitar to start your Gretschmania.

    I sometimes wonder what an unweaned youngster like me do in that room...:D
     
  5. wabash slim

    wabash slim Gretschified

    Age:
    70
    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    He's hooked!
     
  6. Zeek

    Zeek Synchromatic

    755
    May 29, 2016
    Illinos USA
    Welcome and enjoy
     
  7. JC higgy

    JC higgy Friend of Fred

    Age:
    49
    Jun 6, 2008
    Belfast Norn Iron
    Welcome to GT Ray!

    Beautiful geet ya got there sir!
     
  8. davenumber2

    davenumber2 Gretschie

    175
    Nov 1, 2019
    Columbia, MO
    Beautiful guitar. I'm not typically a fan of gold hardware on guitars but on certain Gretsches it just looks right.
     
  9. new6659

    new6659 Country Gent

    Here's a welcome, Ray, from Canada. I'm 65 and have been visiting here for a bit more than a year. It wasn't long before I started to sense that many of the contributing members had many years of experience!
     
  10. Sean McILwaine

    Sean McILwaine Synchromatic

    772
    Dec 26, 2012
    London UK
    Welcome from London. Good Choice, nice guitar.
     
  11. phil66

    phil66 Gretschie

    185
    Dec 5, 2019
    Indiana
    Hi Ray I'm not 62 yet ok will be come Sept. Sounds like we had some of the same Guitars. Always had a love so an SG. Got my First Gretsch before Christmas. already thinking about my 2nd one. I was about 6 when I got my First Roy Rogers Guitar. I made a lot of noise on that thing.
     
  12. audept

    audept Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Age:
    72
    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    Welcome to the forum, Ray!
    welcome mat 118.jpg
     
  13. 64ChevSS

    64ChevSS Gretschie

    120
    Dec 24, 2016
    Innisfil, Ontario
    Welcome - that is a sweet guitar.
     
  14. kidblast

    kidblast Electromatic

    16
    Jan 13, 2020
    Central Massachusettes
    Again, many thanks to all of you for quite a warm welcome. It's also comforting to see there are so many members with a similar "vintage" as myself! HA!...

    I do not think this will be my LAST and only Gretsch. I sure am liking this Electromatic that's been here for just over a week. I'm still waiting for the Gretsch case. For now, I'm making due with a gator 335 case I had previously acquired.

    I was about 6 when I got my First Roy Rogers Guitar. I made a lot of noise on that thing.

    Phil66... I do remember those! My very first guitar was a LaStella classical. I let my sister borrow it at one point, and I found out years later that her ex-husband had put his foot through one night. (key word here is EX husband..) Ahh good times... Gooooood times...

    BTW: SGs is a a great guitar to have handy. Hits like a lot like a les paul sonically, but at half the weight. Great fret access too.
     
  15. PacRat

    PacRat Synchromatic

    677
    Jan 4, 2012
    Atlanta, Texas
    Welcome to the forum Ray . . . love your guitar.
     
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