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Re: Keira Knightley Signature 000 ? (reply)
Yep, they are very cool guitars.
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/25/15 8:16 AM
Re: Keira Knightley Signature 000 ? (reply)
Looks like an 0-18 to me.
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/25/15 12:40 AM
Re: The HD-28VS. Worth looking into? (reply)
Interesting, thanks.
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/22/15 12:16 PM
Re: Jerry Garcia and John Kahn, Oregon State Prison 5/5/82 (reply)
This is not a show I'm familiar with. Is it an acoustic duo format?
Technique and Players

rrussell8

01/22/15 5:45 AM
Re: The HD-28VS. Worth looking into? (reply)
Is the nut 1 3/4 inch or 1 7/8?
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/22/15 5:35 AM
Re: How do we think the OM28 A will compare with the CSOM13? (reply)
I honestly expect the OM-28A to be the king of OMs. What does that make the OM-45A?
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/19/15 2:54 AM
Re: Martin OM 42 (reply)
I have played a few and I liked every one of them. Excellent guitar.
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/19/15 2:49 AM
Re: OM-28 Authentic 1931 - Finally! Tuners? Bracing? VTS? (reply)
I doubt the price of true old guitars will be affected.
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/13/15 3:25 AM
Re: D-28GE or OM-28GE (reply)
I wouldn't swap either the D-28GE or OM-28GE for an ECB. I have played an ECB or two and, while they are lovely guitars, they don't suit my tastes as much as the OM because of the short scale.
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/09/15 2:40 AM
Re: UPDATE to: Any easy fix for bad Grover Sta-Tites? WAVERLIES INSTALLED, problem solved. (reply)
Was there a problem with the Gotohs that led to the replacements?
Technical Info

rrussell8

01/05/15 4:22 AM
Re: D-28GE or OM-28GE (reply)
Unless there was something about them I didn't like, I would keep both. Absent a particularly outstanding guitar, or an outright dud, in the equation, it seems like a bad idea to me to swap out an OM for another dreadnaught, and I would...
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

01/05/15 3:23 AM
Re: Which custom 00? (reply)
A left field suggestion. 1960s 00-21s are fantastic guitars for the asking price. 1964 or earlier feature hide glue, ivory nut and saddle, Brazilian Rosewood back and sides, fret board and bridge, and on later 60s models all except the...
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

12/31/14 7:26 AM
Re: Audiophile advice re: digital media for my somewhat overpriced audio sustem (reply)
Easily the worst article I've read in a long time. It's written from the perspective that anyone who doesn't agree with him isn't doing it right. I can disprove some of his pronouncements in my own studio. I guess you don't read the...
General Musical Topics

rrussell8

12/18/14 9:09 AM
Re: Audiophile advice re: digital media for my somewhat overpriced audio sustem (reply)
I have burned all our CDs at 96K to a 3 TB NAS hard drive and backed them up on two other remotely located hard drives. From the NAS drive they either go through a Sonos system that is wired into most rooms in the house, or through a...
General Musical Topics

rrussell8

12/17/14 7:38 AM
Re: Koa 000-28 Authentic (reply)
I was playing my '34 0-18K last night, fantastic sound!
The D28 Lounge

rrussell8

12/16/14 4:50 AM
Re: which brand and number of strings do you perfer . this is just a poll to see what is more popular (reply)
Thomastik Infeld Spectrums sound brighter than Plectrums. I have used TI Plectrums for nearly forty years. I have tried lots of others but keep coming back. While they are expensive, they last a long time with a long tail (ie after they...
Technical Info

rrussell8

12/05/14 3:05 AM
Re: New take on Robert Johnson recordings (reply)
When I get home in a week or so I will consult my scholarly sources and report. Of course, if the lyrics in a song just meant one thing, they would not be as interesting to singer or audience.
General Musical Topics

rrussell8

12/04/14 11:50 PM
Re: Martin Felix Signature Edition (price drop to $475) (reply)
This was the first of the HPL Martins, I believe.
Buy and Sell

rrussell8

12/04/14 12:45 AM
Re: New take on Robert Johnson recordings (reply)
Very satisfying. Thanks!
General Musical Topics

rrussell8

12/02/14 11:25 PM
Re: New take on Robert Johnson recordings (reply)
Indeed!
General Musical Topics

rrussell8

12/02/14 2:02 AM

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