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    You're very generous lending her your little...

    You're very generous lending her your little ponies to play with :)
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    I've got a Roland Micro Cube amp, 2 Watt, 5"...

    I've got a Roland Micro Cube amp, 2 Watt, 5" speaker, can run on batteries as well as AC adapter. At around €99, consider buying this little puppy for your future almost-acoustic sessions. It's got...
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    Poll: I find I need a new abbreviation, I'll label it...

    I find I need a new abbreviation, I'll label it PDNSTFU: Please Do Not STFU!
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    Civilization V! And Rocksmith 2014 a bit...

    Civilization V! And Rocksmith 2014 a bit...
  5. For the Angelus SE Custom, PRS site states...

    For the Angelus SE Custom, PRS site states "rosewood" for the sides. That it's laminated can be seen from the absence of the word "solid". That the sides are not mixed is seen from the absence of the...
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    In the line of The Good: my favourite artist Fish wrote what I consider the best love song ever: Cliché (1990). It helps that Frank Usher does the guitar solos (multiple solos fit in a 7:01 song...
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    Saruman the melodic wizard

    http://www.saruman.biz/images/saruman.jpg

    (Hmm I actually need this picture with Saruman holding a metallic red Santana :laugh:)

    I first read Lord of the Rings in '78. Then, mid '80s when I...
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    Angelus SE Custom w/pickups

    I'll show you mine. I must note that I'm an electric player (prog/alternative rock) so my customized Santana SE is my workhorse. However, buying the Angelus has upped the percentage of acoustic hours...
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    Poll: +1

    +1
  10. Agreed! So I don't see myself buying a new...

    Agreed! So I don't see myself buying a new electric guitar any time soon (but an amp, that's a different matter :rolleyes:).
  11. Blergh, forgot about the certificate stuff - in...

    Blergh, forgot about the certificate stuff - in my defence, it was 0:30AM local time when I created the post. Fixed it.
  12. Guitar Porn: Two naked PRSi hit the sheets...

    One of the few chores I can enjoy: fretboard cleaning. There's something rewarding in taking care of your instruments. Here they are, my two SE beauties, not dressed in their strings, lying on an old...
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    ... long boring answer...

    If no one knows, it may be of interest to look up the "pythagorean hammers". Pythagoras found that frequencies that are in certain proportions to each other sound well (consonant) while the rest...
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    $8,81 per gallon for regular (Euro95) here in the...

    $8,81 per gallon for regular (Euro95) here in the Netherlands. Mikegarveyblues' price of $9,65/UK Gallon would be around $8.03 per US gallon, so it seems I "win" :(. Ah well, for every liter I put in...
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    A) correct B) nope.. the 7 note scale is a...

    A) correct
    B) nope.. the 7 note scale is a somewhat arbitrary choice within the 12 semitone octave.You play different scales as well: "blues scale" which is hexatonic, pentatonic scales, which are,...
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    OK let me throw in a slightly more challenging...

    OK let me throw in a slightly more challenging question:
    A) what is the definition of an octave (I'm looking for a physics answer, not "12 semi-tones")
    B) why do we have 12 frets in an octave,...
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    Ummm... they contain 9 notes, among which al the...

    Ummm... they contain 9 notes, among which al the 7 notes of the scale itself?
    In Cmajor, the triads are
    I = Cmaj = C/E/G = 1/3/5
    IV = Fmaj = F/A/C = 4/6/1
    V = Gmaj = G/B/D = 5/7/2
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    I heard from a friend working at a Dutch silver...

    I heard from a friend working at a Dutch silver alloy manufacturer that PRS are on the verge of releasing their non-ferro-coil pick-ups; they'll probably be called the 60/14 and 62/14, by using an...
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    "There's A Planet In My Kitchen" Siouxsie & the...

    "There's A Planet In My Kitchen"
    Siouxsie & the Banshees

    (not much guitars in this one, but yeah I like McGeouch's fingerstyle on Spellbound)
  20. Justin Sandercoe http://www.justinguitar.com/...

    Justin Sandercoe
    http://www.justinguitar.com/
    ... although he's not found out about PRSi yet (http://www.justinguitar.com/en/GG-001-JustinsGuitars.php)
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    Recording? Audacity 2.0.2 - but what exactly is a...

    Recording? Audacity 2.0.2 - but what exactly is a DAW?
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    Sticky: Saruman = Jan

    Saruman = Jan
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    I'm with Rango on this one - tone is not...

    I'm with Rango on this one - tone is not exclusive to specific gear. Seasick Steve pulls some great sound from a single string over a broomstick with two Morris Minor hubcaps (although granted, not...
  24. Thread: SE Mods

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    SE Santana mod

    I've got a PRS SE Santana II, 2003 I think (D serial):
    http://www.saruman.biz/images/santana.jpg

    Beautiful sound, except for the low/open frets of the G string. Hence a trip to the guitar tech,...
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    Sacksioni and/or Akkerman

    Harry Sacksioni, or Jan Akkerman - both on acoustics in this clip

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_xDB3xU1ErY
    I got me Harry's "While my guitar gently weeps" double CD last year - great stuff...
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