1959 rosewood-fretboard Strat over JCM2000 DSL

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  1. mbafmike

    mbafmike V.I.P. Member

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    I had a surprise visit from an elderly woman in the early morning hours. Here is the result. :D

     
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    Nice video and playing. I prefer the sound at around the 7 minute mark for this particular guitar.
     
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    Looks very similar to a 59 I am in the process of buying. 11 screws, however.

    Thanks for the video.
     
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    You make some of the best video demos I have ever seen or heard. Thank you very much!:bowdown
     
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    Nice sounding strat and nice playing Mike. Thanks for posting it.
     
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    Sorry for being late, but I meanwhile headed south in Europe for some holidays. :) Of course in the clean sound example you are mentioning, the fine character of this guitar comes through better than in the high-gain distortion example before. I used the JCM2000 amp in the beginning because a lot of folks on Youtube voiced their wish over the last weeks that I play this kind of vintage guitar over more modern or well known amplifiers. However to a certain degree the true character of such a vintage beauty would be better represented by using also a fitting vintage amp (like I did in the clean example with the 1970 Ampeg VT40). :)
     
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    Good luck!!! :D And 11 screws on the pickguard are OK too! ;)
     
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    I enjoyed the video so I hope you didnt take my comment as criticism. I own a 1970 strat and play it often through a Fender eric clapton tremolux. Great combo. Agrees very well with each other.
     

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