Originally Posted by 4 Strings
...........but I don't think that he's just BS-ing when he talks about how much of the Tweed tone comes from the solid-pine-finger-jointed-open-back-cabs.
But don't you think thats just because they are rigid, open back cabs ?
I am willing to believe a stiffer more stable joint would be better than a sloppy one and open back always sound different to closed backs but difference in actual tone
depending on materials ? ........