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  1. Cody

    9-2180 - Lorelei

    If you've been hanging around here, no doubt you're aware of the legal wrangling over 9-2180. Well, after 2+ years, it's over... and it's a happy, non-contentious ending! Craig Chaquico (of Jefferson Starship and solo fame) and I finally sat down in a room and worked it out, musician to...
  2. Cody

    Various Vintage Gibson Bridges

    Some old Gibson parts from my parts drawer; stuff I hoarded to have on hand "just in case". I've owned most of this stuff for over a decade, so I don't remember where it came from. Most of it has never been on any of my guitars. --------------------------------------------- GIBSON NO-WIRE...
  3. Cody

    Various Vintage Gibson Tuners

    Some old Gibson parts from my parts drawer; stuff I hoarded to have on hand "just in case". I've owned most of this stuff for over a decade, so I don't remember where it came from. Most of it has never been on any of my guitars. --------------------------------------------- KLUSON DELUXE...
  4. Cody

    "The Internet Destroyed The Middle Class"

    Interesting, if depressing, reading. The author and myself are seeing the same writing on the wall, and it's not good news for musicians and other creatives... nor for our society as we know it; as we built it. http://www.salon.com/2013/05/12/jaron_lanier_the_internet_destroyed_the_middle_class/
  5. Cody

    Osama Bin Laden Dead

    And American troops have his body, they say.
  6. Cody

    Happy B-Day, RevWillieVK!

    Happened to spot in your profile that today is your birthday! Here's to a very nice guy - cheers! :salude
  7. Cody

    Vintage Bicycle Restoration in L.A.?

    My wife has an old bicycle - a Western Flyer - from the '60s that she'd like to have restored - great sentimental value. Anyone know of a good place that does quality work? I don't want it ruined - I can do that myself - nor do I want them to Pimp Her Ride... I want someone who knows and...
  8. Cody

    Yahoo News: George Carlin Dead

    Comedy legend George Carlin dead at the age of 71: http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20080623/us_nm/carlin_dc RIP, George.
  9. Cody

    R.I.P. Charlton Heston - April 5th 2008

    Charlton Heston dead at 84: http://www.cnn.com/2008/SHOWBIZ/04/06/heston.dead/index.html "It's a mmadhouse!! A MMADHOUSE!!" "Take your stinking paws off me, you damn dirty ape!" "Soylent Green... it's... it's made by mixing Soylent Yellow and Soylent Blue... which are both made of PEOPLE...
  10. Cody

    Late '60 Burst at Lou's

    Looks like 0-7592 is up on the market again, this time courtesy of Uncle Lou: http://www.gbase.com/Powered/GearDetails.aspx?Dealer=8c029c1c-d1a2-4c61-b912-3fb91aa6c975&Item=1578502 It's the one that Solidbody had a while back, with the really cool soundclips. :note :note :note :note
  11. Cody

    Beautiful Burst at Rumble

    A very visually appealing '59 burst available at Rumble Seat: $275k...
  12. Cody

    58 Burst at Gruhn's

    A cool looking '58 with "some foolishness" at Gruhn's right now: $185k.
  13. Cody

    Chef gets steamed

    In previous interviews, Isaac Hayes was cool with the Scientology episode of South Park, but after [cough]pressure[cough] mulling it over, his conscience won't allow him to continue on the show: http://www.cbc.ca/story/arts/national/2006/03/13/southpark-chef-quits.html
  14. Cody

    60 Burst For Sale

    Rumble finally put their '60 up on the site: This one has a tag of $205k.
  15. Cody

    Hey Flickoflash!

    Yes, the email is from me.
  16. Cody

    59 Burst With Issues - Gruhn

    There's a new kid on the block: Neck refin/refret, body overspray, some other stuff. Buck and a quarter. Looks like the serial# is gone...
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    Another burst at Gruhn's

    $150k. Holly veneer on back of headstock; stinger, no serial#, early '60s Gibson humbucker in the bridge.
  18. Cody

    New scam method?

    Came upon this auction... READ THIS ENTIRE POST BEFORE CHECKING IT OUT! http://cgi.ebay.com/1962-Stratocaster-Original-under-bed-Classic_W0QQitemZ7353211556QQcategoryZ47069QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem It sounds good with the "local pickup only" option; makes it sound far more legit. However, the "more...
  19. Cody

    Intelligent Design meets The Onion

    Brilliant, as usual! :lol http://www.theonion.com/content/node/39512
  20. Cody

    Went over to Ganzler's...

    ...and manhandled Gladys and his seafoam '64 Strat through some of Jim Marshall's finest. As if it's not enough that these are some of the most beautiful specimens out there, they play like butter and sound fantastic too. Gladys has a very balanced, pleasing tone. A lot of low end balls...