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Sultans of Swing on....................not guitar.

Discussion in 'Sidewinders Bar & Grille' started by bchaffin72, Jan 24, 2020.

  1. bchaffin72

    bchaffin72 .... Strat-Talk Supporter

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    But I can dig it........................:D

     
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  2. bchaffin72

    bchaffin72 .... Strat-Talk Supporter

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  3. RoyC

    RoyC Strat-Talker

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    I like it :).
    I wonder how much a set of strings cost.:confused:
     
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  4. ChrisD

    ChrisD Senior Stratmaster

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    Damn, that is impressive :):)
     
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  5. Alan Crossley

    Alan Crossley Senior Stratmaster

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    You have to admit that the more recent Chinese Strat copies have come a long way since this one!
     
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  6. Dirtsquirrel

    Dirtsquirrel Strat-Talker

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    Makes me think of the lyrics from Steely Dan's AJA
    "Chinese music always sets me free. Angular banjos sound good to me"
     
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    bsman Strat-Talker

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    I believe that's a Koto - a Japanese instrument, so I would expect it's a 'lawsuit' model!
     
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  8. Miotch

    Miotch Senior Stratmaster

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    Love it and I'm generally not a Koto fan.
     
  9. Dirtsquirrel

    Dirtsquirrel Strat-Talker

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    And an old Koto is all she can afford
    When she gets up under the lights to do her thing
     
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  10. Mike Furlong

    Mike Furlong Strat-Talker

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    Wow that's some talent. I can image laying back dressed in my Kaftan with a Jamaican Woodbine in one hand and really digging that:cool:

    And don't ever complain that your action is too high!:rolleyes:
     
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  11. Tdurden032

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    Wow - nice sounding rendition, but nothing sounds as good as Mr. Knopfler and the boys’ original...
     
  12. bchaffin72

    bchaffin72 .... Strat-Talk Supporter

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    Yeah, but she doesn't actually have to fret!!:D

     
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    bchaffin72 .... Strat-Talk Supporter

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    From a guitar tone perspective, few things ever will, IMO.........:D
     
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    AncientAx Still hacking .... Strat-Talk Supporter

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    I bet Jimi would have dug that !
     
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    Not much as long as your other hobby is raising cats.
     
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    Holy cr@p that's cool.
     
  17. knh555

    knh555 Senior Stratmaster

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    I'm liking this one too.

     
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