Hi! Raw newbie here with my very first electric guitar...

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  1. David Lee

    David Lee Junior Member

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    Hi all! Thanks for adding me. What a nice place this is. Just got my first electric guitar this May. Beginning to see what the fuss and fascination is all about... lots to learn.... thank you all.

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  2. C_Becker

    C_Becker Dat Gibson smell Premium Member

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    Welcome ! And wow, what a start to this hobby :thumb:
     
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  3. David Lee

    David Lee Junior Member

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    Thanks, C_Becker. Starting with a bang because I have A LOT to catch up on, I guess...
     
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    :welcome:

    Welcome to MLP :applause:

    That`s definatly a beautiful first one :thumb:
     
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    Welcome to the MLP :)
     
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  6. Seven

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    Welcome, holy sh%t that is an incredible first guitar. :drool:
     
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  7. David Lee

    David Lee Junior Member

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    I appreciate the warm welcome, guys.

    @Seven, yeah, guess when I am in, I am all in kinda guy... now I need to work my butt off to do it justice looks like... loving' it.
     
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    5F6-A Senior Member

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    Fantastic guitar!! Welcome!
     
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  9. DarrellV

    DarrellV Murry Chrirstmers to earl! Silver Supporter Premium Member

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    :welcome: And thanks for the :photos:!

    That is quite a looker! No worries, lots of skill levels in here.

    We don't care as long as you have fun with it! :jam:

    Enjoy your stay! :thumb:
     
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  10. David Lee

    David Lee Junior Member

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    Thanks guys. I'm starting to like this place already. :)
     
  11. thatF-INGflyingVguy

    thatF-INGflyingVguy Senior Member

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    welcome from Chicago
     
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    Welcome!
     
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    Welcome from Cambridge England .... Enjoy the Guitar... and beware... the humour here can be very funny.. but sometimes can take you unaware. A host of experts to draw from :lol:
     
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    DarrellV Murry Chrirstmers to earl! Silver Supporter Premium Member

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    What he said! +1 :thumb:

    This is a no safe space zone! No place for the wimpy or simple minded, LOL! :laugh2:
     
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  15. David Lee

    David Lee Junior Member

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    I like my humour to come with a bite, and I have thick skin, LOL, so I think it's ok. Thanks for the heads up.

    Nice to be welcomed from all over the world. BTW, I am in Malaysia.

    This is going to sound silly, but I just used the Boss looper and in the process discovered/stumbled across some fundamentals of music theory in the middle of noodling some bass and leads to lay on top of the rhythm.

    So, this is what they mean when they say the key is the foundation of the song, and the chords are the foundation of the lead. It did not click before until last night. I sound like a kid learning to ride a bike and in the process discovered for himself the principles of the gyroscope... Why did I wait so long to do this.... I say man.... this is so fun.
     
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    DarrellV Murry Chrirstmers to earl! Silver Supporter Premium Member

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    Not silly at all! In fact there are several topics going on right now dealing with this kind of stuff!

    Jump in and join the conversation!
     
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    welcome to the forum.
     
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