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  1. old mark

    Pawn shop guitar buy - Squier Affinity Jazzmaster,,,$150 well spent.

    Saw this odd little Squier in the window, had to take a look - the Arctic White Squier/Fender Affinity Jazzmaster H H...Picke it up, and the neck was a beauty. New, they are about $200, and this oe was $150, so no HUGE deal, but a far better playing guitar than I expected. Cleaned it up, change...
  2. old mark

    CCR's Proud Mary - released 50 years ago...video...

    This iconic song...the most covered bar band song of all time...was released in 1969... https://video.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?fr=yhs-Lkry-SF01&hsimp=yhs-SF01&hspart=Lkry&p=ccr+proud+mary+live#id=1&vid=ae60d796f604dc0f6ff35026bda61282&action=click
  3. old mark

    Such a wonderful night...Albert Lee, live...

    One of my absolute favorite players, Albert Lee, last night in a 1920's theater in Pennsylvania...what an incredible player...and he can sing, and still has hair at age 74... he did that and this... And this, and played for 2 hours...he rocked the place. IF you ever get a chance to see...
  4. old mark

    Limited Edition Tribute P90 Les Paul...got here yesterday...:)

    saw this worn honeyburst beauty at zZounds online, bought it at 4:30 AM Thursday...delivered Saturday!!! There are many very fancy Les Pauls, but this thing just vibrates, even unplugged, and the P90's sing and cry...I recommend these very highly - now BOTH my Les Pauls are "speclal...
  5. old mark

    Do you have a favorite import STRAT copy? Brand, model, mods???

    Looking at several strat copies - Samick, Yamaha maybe 1 or 2 others stand out. Do you have a non Fender strat you really like, what is it and why do you like it? (Music Go Round is selling many pages of used strat copies for dirt cheap)...I don't even need one, but...you know how that goes...
  6. old mark

    Ny newest and actually NEW guitar...A Guild S200Tbird...

    The originals were Guild's first solid body guitars, made 1964 - 1968...NOT a huge seller, but played by players as diverse as Zal Yanovsky and Muddy Waters...They are solid, thick mahogany body, very good set mahogany necks, much like a '50's Les Paul neck, 2 mini humbuckers and some tricky...
  7. old mark

    Older Hohner HS 35 - a great guitar, never sold many in the USA...

    I just saw an ad for a used mid 1980's 335 type guitar, MIK and sold by Hohner, an HS35...it's mostly maple laminate body and a mahogany neck with a scarf joint headstock, and GOTOH sealed tuners, a standard TOM type bridge and tailpiece...2 humbucker pickups, designed for this guitar by Kent...
  8. old mark

    This little Agile guitar from Rondo...Mahogany slab, 2 P90's...:)

    I really like this kind of guitar and at $250, this might just be a birthday present to myself... http://www.rondomusic.com/product8843.html There is even a video demo of how it sounds...
  9. old mark

    Greg Koch works out on a Gibson ES 335 Studio...(Me likee!)

    Greg Koch demos this Gibson ES 335 Studio, their budget 335...which seems like a steal to me... Around $1600 new online...
  10. old mark

    Joe Satriani, solo at Guitar Center...Satch Boogie

    I'm no shredder, but this guy combines many styles, including blues R&B and jazz into his playing... And he does this one right!
  11. old mark

    Dumb questions...I want to add a 3 position mini toggle to a humbucker...

    I have a 1986 Carvin solid body guitar that has 2 of their humbuckers in it...I want to remove the neck pup, and add a 3 position mini toggle switch for the bridge humbucker...both coils on normal, both coils on out of phase, single coil only. I'm not sure if this is doable with the original...
  12. old mark

    Demo of some new Gretsch electromatics...

    You might like this... I bought a new Gretsch hollowbody Electromatic a few months ago, and liked it so much I bought another one... I owned a '60's Chet Atkins many years ago, and these new ones are better made and better players, IMO...
  13. old mark

    Happy birthday Les Paul...he would have been 102 June 9th...

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Les_Paul Live, with Eddie Van Halen...
  14. old mark

    If you want an Epiphone ES335 PRO, brand new and CHEAP, here they are...

    Just found this ad a few minutes ago, and I think this is a STEAL!!! http://www.musiciansfriend.com/guitars/epiphone-limited-edition-es-335-pro-electric-guitar
  15. old mark

    My new - old - Carvin DC100 EB...mid 1980's

    I saw one of these for a GREAT price online about a month ago...it was a Carvin model I had wanted in the '80's, but could not afford then...So I bought it, and it's an amazing guitar. Have owned a Carvin years ago, with a single M22 hum bucker with a coil split and phase switch and a whammy bar...
  16. old mark

    One from the Master...Les Paul & Mary Ford, on their '50's TV show...

    In the early to mid 1950's there were lots of odd little shows on TV...Les Paul & Mary Ford had a show that ran 5 minutes, long enough for one song and a little banter and a commercial...This one is The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise... That old guy ws pretty good!
  17. old mark

    Found a 1965 Melody Maker by accident...bought it.

    I have had several 2007 and 2008 Melody Makers, but I was looking around and found a double cut 1965 MM...it has been used hare, and is scuffed up, but it's Cardinal Red, and was $800, so I bought it.No pics - it won't be here till next week...It LOOKS like it's all factory, and no one...
  18. old mark

    Your thoughts-Sell Epi ES335Pro, or one or both SheratonII's...

    I have too many guitars - again - or still - and I'm heavy in Epiphone archtop 335 types. I have an ebony ES335 PRO, with the really good humbuckers and coil splitters, and 2 Sheraton II's, one mid 1990's MIK by Samick - vintage sunburst, and the other 2000 MIK by Unsung, in Ebony. Both very...
  19. old mark

    My new Gretsch...

    Had one of these for 2 weeks. I went to a regional Guitar Center to sell a batch of guitars - 9 of them - and saw one of these beauties on the rack, on special under $600...Played it while the sales people totaled up the guitars I sold them. Walked out with this beautiful hollowbody Gretsch, in...

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