How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

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donkey tugger
Boss Lovin' DR
6311 posts since 15 Mar, 2002 from the grimness of yorkshire

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:42 am

vurt wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:33 am
donkey tugger wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:31 am
This was a nice design. My mate Joe (of the mighty Bilge Pump) had it in the early 90's.


tosserbass.jpg
nice paint job, but hes missing a couple of strings?
explains the text i guess.
Bass VI was just a crazy futuristic dream in them days.

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topaz
KVRAF
4471 posts since 15 Jul, 2001 from Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, U.K

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:43 am

I loved my cort g250 but it was blue, I recently picked up a red one to replace it.

Something about blue, I dunno. ;-)

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Uncle E
KVRAF
11262 posts since 22 Nov, 2000 from Southern California

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:44 am

Bombadil wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:41 am
Headless guitars are another pet peeve. They look, somehow, castrated. :P
Circumcised, even?

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donkey tugger
Boss Lovin' DR
6311 posts since 15 Mar, 2002 from the grimness of yorkshire

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:45 am

donkey tugger wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:42 am
vurt wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:33 am
donkey tugger wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:31 am
This was a nice design. My mate Joe (of the mighty Bilge Pump) had it in the early 90's.


tosserbass.jpg
nice paint job, but hes missing a couple of strings?
explains the text i guess.
Bass VI was just a crazy futuristic dream in them days.
That was also our (communally owned..mannnn) gold spangly Pearl Export drumkit in the background as well. I've got history for this shite... :scared:

AnX
KVRAF
5729 posts since 17 Nov, 2015

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:47 am

as long as its black....

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Teksonik
KVRAF
12840 posts since 16 Sep, 2001 from Las Vegas,USA

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:47 am

Bombadil wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:41 am
Headless guitars are another pet peeve. They look, somehow, castrated. :P
Luckily I don't measure my manhood by the size of a headstock...... :hihi:

I've got my eyes on one of these. Just have to figure out how many banks I'd have to rob to get one....

https://strandbergguitars.com/product-c ... ng-guitar/
None are so hopelessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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donkey tugger
Boss Lovin' DR
6311 posts since 15 Mar, 2002 from the grimness of yorkshire

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:48 am

AnX wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:47 am
as long as its black....
https://www.gear4music.com/Guitar-and-B ... gLNZPD_BwE

?

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vurt
addled muppet weed
54683 posts since 26 Jan, 2003 from through the looking glass

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:52 am

do they do any other genre specific guitars?

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Uncle E
KVRAF
11262 posts since 22 Nov, 2000 from Southern California

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:57 am

Here's one for the Christian market:

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Bombadil
KVRAF
4536 posts since 31 Aug, 2013 from Far From the Twisted Reach of Crazy Sorrow

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:01 am

Speaking of puking...
“We're an Anarcho-Syndicalist commune”
Dennis

AnX
KVRAF
5729 posts since 17 Nov, 2015

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:02 am

donkey tugger wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:48 am
AnX wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:47 am
as long as its black....
https://www.gear4music.com/Guitar-and-B ... gLNZPD_BwE

?
too many strings.... and no free ebow :hihi:

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vurt
addled muppet weed
54683 posts since 26 Jan, 2003 from through the looking glass

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:07 am

Uncle E wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:57 am
Here's one for the Christian market:

Image
im not even sure what to say.

AnX
KVRAF
5729 posts since 17 Nov, 2015

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:10 am

vurt wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:07 am
Uncle E wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:57 am
Here's one for the Christian market:

Image
im not even sure what to say.
hallelujah?

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The Noodlist
KVRian
1296 posts since 16 Aug, 2017 from UK

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:11 am

Nada, with one exception, pink. Here for the sound not aesthetics.
Last edited by The Noodlist on Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:20 am, edited 2 times in total.
Currently trying to turn noise into music. :neutral:

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vurt
addled muppet weed
54683 posts since 26 Jan, 2003 from through the looking glass

Re: How much does the color/ finish of a guitar matter to you?

Post Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:15 am

AnX wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:10 am
vurt wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:07 am
Uncle E wrote:
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:57 am
Here's one for the Christian market:

Image
im not even sure what to say.
hallelujah?
you just "arrived"?

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