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« Reply #3860 on: November 13, 2015, 04:36:41 PM »

Those negative comments on the Larrivee Parlors were made without those people ever trying to get them to sound good.  What do you bet no setups were performed on them at all?  It irritates me to hear people blowing off a perfectly good guitar model as sounding poorly without even giving it their best go first...
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« Reply #3861 on: November 13, 2015, 10:11:13 PM »

   
I've wanted a 000-17 Martin for a long time, but they are very scarce. Glossed, all hog and scalloped X bracing. Sounds a lot like what I'm attempting to do with the old Harmony.


It's not a 000, but the 00-DB Jeff Tweedy model has most of the specs you mentioned above (the "DB" stands for "deep body"...). I played one locally and was really impressed with it the first time I played it...for some reason when I came back and played it a few weeks later, I wasn't as impressed. That may have been because 1) the strings had been killed by players, or 2) I'd been playing the D-35's and the 00 just didn't seem to measure up.

Either way, a very nicely appointed guitar...
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« Reply #3862 on: November 13, 2015, 10:25:36 PM »

If money was no object, the Martin Stephen Stills 00 is beyond anything I've ever played.
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« Reply #3863 on: November 19, 2015, 07:52:15 PM »

I'm listening to the JACKSON BROWNE tribute album LOOKING INTO YOU. I really like the two songs Lyle Lovett sings, but as Rosie was playing he sings"It's who you look like, not who you are"
   Then it dawned on me why Lyle chose to sing Rosie.

  If you can find his two songs on you tube, give em a listen. Bonnie Raitt is good also.
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« Reply #3864 on: December 16, 2015, 05:40:15 PM »

 mad This thread should never be on page two..So a quike bump to the top.
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« Reply #3865 on: December 16, 2015, 06:16:36 PM »

 +1   Unc Rob....   hero for the day....  nice save....   
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« Reply #3866 on: December 16, 2015, 06:22:24 PM »

Hah! When I saw this thread pop back up, first person I thought of was unclrob ... way to go, old man!   

 
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« Reply #3867 on: December 16, 2015, 08:17:57 PM »

Just keep'n it real.



Time to do the stikey thing at the top........................I've asked before and am doin so once again
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« Reply #3868 on: December 16, 2015, 09:24:32 PM »

Time to do the stikey thing at the top........................I've asked before and am doin so once again
Well, that would be ok I guess, and maybe I got the wrong idea about the thread, but isn't part of it supposed to be we pay attention to it and never let it die? If it's a sticky, then maybe we won't take collective responsibility. I thought I saw a rule somewhere that a newbie with less than 200 posts had to ask permission from 5 oldies with more than 3000 posts, in order to post to a sticky. Might be wrong.
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« Reply #3869 on: December 16, 2015, 09:27:54 PM »

Lots of old men posted on this page of the thread...  Never let it die...
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« Reply #3870 on: December 17, 2015, 03:09:57 PM »

I think we are stuck already  blush
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« Reply #3871 on: December 17, 2015, 04:47:44 PM »

Maybe Unclrob should be appointed the "official" overseer of this page and as such he makes certain it's always on Page 1.....

Congratulations Unclrob the Overseer.....   +1        bowdown       bowdown      bowdown

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« Reply #3872 on: December 17, 2015, 06:03:06 PM »

First and foremost I'm not a grown old man since I reach fifty 10 years ago and since I never grew up the old man thing just doesn't fit.This doesn't mean much when my child calls me a fossil all the time.

Maybe Unclrob should be appointed the "official" overseer of this page and as such he makes certain it's always on Page 1.....

Congratulations Unclrob the Overseer.....   +1        bowdown       bowdown      bowdown




I will do my best to serve this thread to best of my ability.
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« Reply #3873 on: December 17, 2015, 06:53:10 PM »

Maybe Unclrob should be appointed the "official" overseer of this page and as such he makes certain it's always on Page 1.....

Congratulations Unclrob the Overseer.....   +1        bowdown       bowdown      bowdown




In my official capacity as Global Moderator, I hereby make it so.    Unclrob is now the "OFFICIAL OVER-SEER" of the thread-ender thread.  It's a lifetime appointment.   
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« Reply #3874 on: December 17, 2015, 07:31:45 PM »

All hail Unclrob...   bowdown   bowdown   bowdown

bowdown   bowdown   bowdown Unclrob,  "OFFICIAL OVER-SEER"  & Keeper of the Thread   bowdown   bowdown   bowdown
 bowdown   bowdown   bowdown


Thank you Tuffy
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« Reply #3875 on: December 17, 2015, 08:34:56 PM »

All hail Unclrob...   bowdown   bowdown   bowdown

bowdown   bowdown   bowdown Unclrob,  "OFFICIAL OVER-SEER"  & Keeper of the Thread   bowdown   bowdown   bowdown
 bowdown   bowdown   bowdown


Thank you Tuffy

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« Reply #3876 on: December 18, 2015, 04:13:45 AM »

I've been called a lot of things in my lifetime,Over Seer and Keeper of the Thread is the nicest thing and I promise not to screw it up......................So Lets Party down.......
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« Reply #3877 on: December 18, 2015, 03:14:57 PM »

Now we really need to end this thread whistling
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« Reply #3878 on: December 18, 2015, 05:26:27 PM »

 
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« Reply #3879 on: December 18, 2015, 07:43:35 PM »

I say let's take a vote.
Each person can cast as many votes as they have Larrivee guitars, except L guitars get 50 votes, LV guitars get 55 votes, and C guitars get 100 votes. If you have a Larrivee DCCCXC series guitar, you get 890 votes. When all the votes have been tallied, we can have another vote on whether or not the results were binding.

That will give us something to do while the thread ends.

Mike

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