Got my hands on a guitar today.....

Discussion in 'Sidewinders Bar & Grille' started by Guitarmageddon, Jun 9, 2021 at 12:07 PM.

  1. Guitarmageddon

    Guitarmageddon Dr. Stratster

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    ...for the first time in like 5-6 months.....

    Man I'm rusty.....and all I have is this little Honeytone amp at my parents' condo....

    But, it's FUN!

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  2. nigelr

    nigelr Senior Stratmaster

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    Fun is what it's all about! Play some more, I have band rehearsal tonight for the first time in over a year, talk about rusty...
     
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    Cerb Anti conformist reformist

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    I've heard you play. I bet you sound good even through that little amp. Have fun!
     
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    Andrew Wasson Senior Stratmaster

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    Glad to hear you got a guitar in your hands again. Fun is what it's all about. It's the primary reason I play guitar.
     
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    Seamus OReally Mr. Serious Gold Supporting Member

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    Alright now!
     
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    Guitarmageddon Dr. Stratster

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    Thanks everyone! That's my 2020 Epiphone Les Paul Standard 50s.....I just checked the weight and it's 8.6 pounds.....

    ...and this 2019 Epiphone Les Paul Special TV Yellow is 8.7 pounds....slightly heavier....

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    Tone Deaf Most Honored Senior Member

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    You desperately need to buy your parents a new amp !:whistling:
     
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    I kinda dig jamming with the Honeytone. Makes things.....festive or something.

    It's a good time for you to have some damned fun.
     
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    Hydr0 Senior Stratmaster

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    That’s great the hear...enjoy! Great looking guitars too :thumb:
     
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  10. Eligius1976

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    Very cool!! I like both guitars, epis are great imo. What is the finish of the standard 50s? A kind of cherry sunburst? Very cool indeed.
    Enjoy a lot these times!

    best regards

    Eloi
     
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    Guitarmageddon Dr. Stratster

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    Indeed, its all about fun and enjoyment :thumb:
     
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    Great to hear your getting back into it chap, love the TV yellow, looks tastier than a ripe banana.:thumb:
     
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    Eligius1976 Strat-Talker

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  15. Mouse

    Mouse The Knees of Rock

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    Get on it Ryan. Give it a few weeks and you'll work the rust out as if you never stopped...probably sooner. The worst part is re-establishing your callouses.
     
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    Ebidis Providing the world with flat bends since 1985

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    Good to hear you're getting back to it Ryan. Play more, get lost in it, have fun.
     
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    nungesser crash into your windshield of love

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    Rock on Brother!
     
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    Cool I have both of those Epi's too. My Standard is the Vintage Sunburst. The Standard is solid, really nice neck pickup, not so much on the bridge. The Special though is just killer, I enjoy it every bit as much as my AO Strat that's 5x the price
     
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    Baelzebub Most Honored Senior Member

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    Good to hear, you're playing again., Ryan.

    Funny, I hadn't pegged you as an Epiphone guy. Nice pair ya got there.

    I love em. Have 3. Custom, Studio and this one: ES - Pro. Just replaced the Probuckers with Burstbuckers.
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    Recently picked up one of those HoneyTones too, for field testing purchases/sales. Fun little amp. But I play that ES through this bad boy...

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    Rock on Ryan!
     
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    That is a really sweet looking Epiphone for sure.:thumb:
     
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