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    Which '59 Burst did David Grissom Own?

    Just read the December issue of TQR which has an interview with David Grissom. He mentions previously owning a '59 Burst. Does anyone know which serial# he owned and/or have any pics of it?
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    Need A Case for my 2005 Custom Shop SG Standard

    I am in need of a replacement case for my 2005 Custom Shop SG Standard. Does anyone know if the TKL 8826 will fit this model SG? This one: https://tkl.com/en/uproduct/tkl-ltd-arch-top-double-cutaway-style-guitar-case?s=8826&id=08826%2FLTD
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    NGD: 2005 Gibson Custom/Historic SG Standard

    Not quite sure if this belongs in the Historic forum or the Other Gibsons forum but it is a “Les Paul SG Standard” per the COA so mods please move if needed…… I recently sold my older 1990 reissue ’62 SG. I had it since new but grew to like thicker neck profiles and I did not play it much...
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    Help Me ID These Stock Gibson Pickups

    I need some help figuring out what these stock Gibson Historic pickups are. I recently bought this 2005 Custom Shop SG Standard. The solder joints are all unbroken so these are the stock PUPs. I have a PDF of the 2004 Custom Shop catalog and it specifies 57 Classics. I also have the 2006...
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    ThroBak Double Creams In My 2016 Lemonburst R9

    Decided to try some ThroBaks in my 2016 Standard Historic Lemonburst R9. I like the look of double creams in a lemon burst and love the ThroBaks in my other guitars so I took advantage of the ThroBak Black Friday sale and snagged a set of SLE-101's and one Jon's 50's style wiring harnesses...
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    Vic DaPra On The New Guitar Radio Show Podcast

    I originally posted this in the vintage pub but after listening to the entire show I realized they discuss Vic's Historic limited runs too so I thought it should be posted here as well. Great show and worth the listen. Forum brother Vic is this week's guest on the Guitar Radio Show Podcast...
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    Vic Dapra On The New Guitar Radio Show Podcast

    Forum brother Vic is this week's guest on the Guitar Radio Show Podcast: http://guitarradioshow.com/episode-157-vic-dapra/
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    Dan Erlewine Discusses the Bloomfield Burst

    The new episode of the Guitar Radio Show podcast is an interview with luthier Dan Erlewine. Link below. At 9:24 he discusses his ownership of Mike Bloomfield's Burst and at 13:50 he discusses some of his reissue R9s. Enjoy...
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    Joe Bonamassa Let There Be Talk Interview

    Cool interview with Joe on Dean Delray's Let There Be Talk podcast: https://soundcloud.com/deandelray/278joe-bonamassablues-guitarist Posting it here because Joe discusses his vintage bursts in detail. Burst talk starts at 39:20 but the entire interview is worth listening to. Joe enters at...
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    NGD: 2016 Gustavsson ’59 Bluesmaster Limited

    Just received this 2016 Gustavsson ’59 Bluesmaster Limited yesterday from Craig at CR Guitars. Due to some family stuff going on, I haven’t had a ton of time with it yet so mostly just the specs for now….. According to Craig, Johan has only made six of these limited Bluesmasters so far...
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    Show Me Your Collings City Limits

    Been thinking out picking up a Collings City Limits - maybe one of the aged versions. Would love to see some pics of my forum brothers City Limits especially some shots of their aging work. Also welcome any opinions on how these compare to Historic Les Pauls and the quality of Collings' aging...
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    Throbak Vintage 50's Style Les Paul Guitar Wiring Harness - Opinions?

    Has anyone tried on of these new Throbak harnesses in their Historic. I am considering one along with a set of the SLE-101's: Vintage 50's Style Les Paul Guitar Wiring Harness I have upgraded the harnesses in my other Historics so I know of the improvement they can provide in general. Just...
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    Fried Okra in Vintage Guitar Magazine

    I think I recognize this room: Congrats Fried Okra. Those are some killer vintage guitars.
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    NGD: 2016 Lemonburst R9 Standard Historic

    Scored this 2016 beauty from Curt at the House of Guitars last week. Standard Historic '59 reissue in Lemonburst gloss finish. Tons of movement in the top. I love the way it flickers and flashes as you view it from different angles. Nice dark fingerboard and straight grained back. Really...
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    Anyone Here Own this 2013 R9 Lemonburst From Mark's

    Does a forum brother own this one? If so, please send me a PM.....
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    John Mayer Signature PRS

    Looks like John Mayer has a new signature PRS guitar for his Dead & Company shows. The prototypes look intersting: First prototype: Later prototype in paint: Later prototype finished. Nice flame on this one....
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    Gustavsson Serial #02

    Interesting Gustavsson for sale on eBay. No relation to this seller - just think it is a cool piece: http://www.ebay.com/itm/151836230135?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT
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    NGD: Collector"s Choice 24 - Nicky #140

    Nicky #140 arrived from the HOG last Friday. I considered several examples but I love the wide flames on this one. It looks killer from just about any angle and has tons of movement to the flame. As others have commented, the color changes a lot depending on lighting and the viewing angle...
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    FS: 2011 Gibson CR4 Goldtop Chambered 1954 Reissue Les Paul

    FS: 2011 Gibson CR4 Goldtop Chambered 1954 Reissue Les Paul - NEW WEEKEND PRICE For your consideration is my very gently used 2011 Gibson Custom Shop CR4 Goldtop. This model 1954 reissue chambered Les Paul was only available in very limited numbers from Gibson Benchmark Dealers. The neck...
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    GuitarBroker.com Experience

    Anyone done business with this dealer? How was your expereince; good or bad? https://www.guitarbroker.com/