Vintage Les Pauls & Vintage Guitars – In Memory of Our Friend Andreja Marovic

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  1. mbowen

    mbowen Premium Member

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    I do not know if Andreja or A as i called him was a member here or not.I am sure some of you guys knew him or had heard of him.A was a real guitar lover and yes they have those even in Serbia.He passed suddenly yesterday.Although i never met A face to face we E-mailed often to talk guitars.I MISS HIM ALREADY.Thanks Mike Bowen.

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  2. Mike60

    Mike60 V.I.P. Member

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    I had conversed with him a few times thru emails as well.Seemed like a super guy and very passionate about guitars and music.

    He will be missed.
     
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  3. Alvinfan

    Alvinfan Senior Member

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    I know him from the other forum and he seemed like a really great guy ! So sorry to hear that !
    Thanks Mike for honoring him and welcome to MYLPF ! . Alvinfan ( MS 57 )
     
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    hoss Senior Member

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    RIP, A!

    I knew him from forums and emails, never met him though.

    For the memories here is his nice collection at the HLPDB Gear Page:
    The HLPDB Gear Page
     
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    Sorry for loss. I didn't know him but I would've liked to.
     
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  6. mbowen

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    Thanks Guys i knew some of you would know him.He was trying to talk me into selling him this 59 ES-345 and we would joke that it would end up in Serbia even though it was not for sale.I will think of him every time i play A29952.Better put a LP in here since it is the LP section.A loved this Burst,that belongs to my buddy Vic.Thanks Mike B.
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  7. Alvinfan

    Alvinfan Senior Member

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    Andreja sure had great taste ! That is one of the most beautiful Bursts ever imo.
     
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    I don't post very often, but, I feel the need to stop, and pay my respect. Rest In Peace, Andreja.
     
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  9. mbowen

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    For Ms57--Alvinfan a few more 9-1891M.B.
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  10. mbowen

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    And my old baby in the same # range the 18XX"s have some great tops.A also liked this one .M.B.
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  11. Kevin James

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    I didn't know him personaly but I did read a lot of his posts at the other place and his knowledge and passion for vintage Gibson's was very evident. He will be missed.
     
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  12. delawaregold

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    I did not know Andreja Marovic, or even communicate with him often,
    but I always found his questions to be extremely insightful. Back in 2005,
    he asked Dave Carpenter some wood related questions on the Les Paul
    Forum, that started a conversation in which Dave gave very direct and
    reveling answers about Gibson’s wood use that I still refer to today.
    I am saddened to hear of his passing. He will be missed. Condolences to
    his family.



     
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  13. mapleflame

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    Wow that's a shocker. I liked him very much and he seemed like a great guy. Hope your still jamming upstairs Bro. RIP
     
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    Steve, there is a thread at that other place as well.
     
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    I knew Andreja from the other forum. A very sad day. My condolences & prayers for his family.
     
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    Just want to thank all you guys who posted.I thought some of you would know and want to say goodbye to Andreja.Mike B.
     
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    maybe someone is willing and able to get into contact with his family and have them to see, how sad many people feel about him passing and how much he was liked in the guitar world. Sometimes sharing just helps to seize the grief, but that is just one thought from me
     
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    RIP, Andreja. A very sad day.
     
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    what was his ID name on the forum? i think i talked to him several times.
     
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  20. mbowen

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    On the LPF he used his name.I do not know if he was a member here.Here is his avatar a 1998-99 Firebird reissue he loved.Mike B.
    Andreja Marovic's Avatar I miss seeing it already
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