Mike Simpson's Recent Activity

  1. Mike Simpson replied to the thread Jimmy Vaughan or CP 50s for biggest neck?.

    Buy whatever guitar you like and put an Allparts SMO-fat or SRO-fat neck on it.

    Sep 26, 2020 at 11:38 PM
  2. Mike Simpson replied to the thread How do you clean your reliced or checked nitro finished guitars?.

    Why clean a relic? ..wipe the big stuff off and play it...

    Sep 26, 2020 at 4:15 PM
  3. Mike Simpson replied to the thread Not to alarm anybody....

    Funny but wrong. Memes are cute and all but this one is incorrect... the first movie was set in the mid 1980’s and I think the second...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 6:23 PM
  4. Mike Simpson liked maj34's post in the thread Impossible to boil down David Bowie and his VAST output to just one song. But if I were to do so....

    Moonage Daydream. That solo... Love it. That gets cranked when it comes on my playlist in the car.

    Sep 25, 2020 at 12:09 AM
  5. Mike Simpson replied to the thread Impossible to boil down David Bowie and his VAST output to just one song. But if I were to do so....

    The Ziggy era identifies Bowie to me... but I saw him in concert in 75 and that is burned in. [MEDIA]

    Sep 24, 2020 at 11:49 PM
  6. Mike Simpson replied to the thread Impossible to boil down David Bowie and his VAST output to just one song. But if I were to do so....

    Heroes is good but It sounds more like Brian Eno than Bowie, co-written by Eno. Killer track with Bowie, Eno and Robert Fripp....

    Sep 24, 2020 at 11:41 PM
  7. Mike Simpson liked spurgie79's post in the thread Gibson AJ: historic 1936 vs used production vs HD28.

    That old 45 is gorgeous. I can almost smell the dry wood from the picture.

    Sep 24, 2020 at 3:39 PM
  8. Mike Simpson attached a file to the thread Gibson AJ: historic 1936 vs used production vs HD28.

    I have 2 J-45's (49 & 62) and a 38 L-00. My holy grail acoustic is this 1949 J-45 I had been trying out reissues when I found this one...

    1949 J-45.jpg 1962 J-45.jpg Sep 24, 2020 at 3:05 PM
  9. Mike Simpson liked rangercaster's post in the thread Powdered eggs and canned bacon..

    Any type of food is a good alternative to being hungry ...

    Sep 24, 2020 at 2:13 PM
  10. Mike Simpson replied to the thread Relic'd Cars?.

    I understand the actual patina, fading and oxidization... not my thing but I get it... but when they start sanding the paint off and it...

    Sep 22, 2020 at 6:06 PM
  11. Mike Simpson attached a file to the thread 3 Humbucker Fans?.

    My 2014 TDPRI build challenge entry. TV Jones Classics. [ATTACH]

    ChupacabraCabrone1.jpg Sep 22, 2020 at 5:14 PM
  12. Mike Simpson replied to the thread Advice on "relic-ing" a tele?.

    They look beat up on purpose. Some are better than others, most are overdone and still look like someone did it on purpose. .

    Sep 22, 2020 at 9:57 AM
  13. Mike Simpson liked Co0lcat's post in the thread Advice on "relic-ing" a tele?.

    Sadly not one of them looks relic’d....no guitar would age like that.

    Sep 22, 2020 at 9:44 AM
  14. Mike Simpson replied to the thread Advice on "relic-ing" a tele?.

    Funny how “relic-ed” guitars never look like a guitar that has actual wear from being played.

    Sep 22, 2020 at 9:44 AM