schmintan's Recent Activity

  1. schmintan replied to the thread Deep gouge taken out of the wood on the face of my beautiful new American Telecaster.

    This was described as being a very poor idea literally 6 posts prior to this quoted one!

    Apr 3, 2020 at 12:45 PM
  2. schmintan replied to the thread Deep gouge taken out of the wood on the face of my beautiful new American Telecaster.

    Ive seen this mentioned in a few threads, and also seen it mentioned by Ron kirn that it should only be done on unfinished wood, that...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 10:56 AM
  3. schmintan posted a new thread.

    How long do you spend learning a song?

    Ive gotten properly back into guitar after a few years hiatus. Previously, id spend a few hours learning a song, get the gist of it &...

    Forum: Tab, Tips, Theory and Technique

    Apr 2, 2020 at 5:27 AM
  4. schmintan liked popthree's post in the thread Budget vs. High-End is more important with acoustics than electrics..

    panties obviously still in knots. OUCH!

    Mar 31, 2020 at 10:42 PM
  5. schmintan liked popthree's post in the thread Budget vs. High-End is more important with acoustics than electrics..

    and for the record, you did not say this in your OP. "It simply says that acoustic guitars are more likely affected by cheap...

    Mar 31, 2020 at 10:42 PM
  6. schmintan liked popthree's post in the thread Budget vs. High-End is more important with acoustics than electrics..

    So you hear one crap epiphone and now all cheap acoustics suck. Ok got it.

    Mar 31, 2020 at 10:37 PM
  7. schmintan replied to the thread Best way to keep strings clean and maintain longevity.

    I give the strings a wipe with a dry cloth, top and bottom. I then give them a quick run over with fast fret, but a cloth with a little...

    Mar 31, 2020 at 5:07 AM
  8. schmintan replied to the thread All my gear together, first time in 8 years!.

    Theres a lot that could go wrong in that 2nd picture, im thinking dominoes, but with guitars on a rough concrete driveway.

    Mar 31, 2020 at 4:13 AM
  9. schmintan replied to the thread Profound Musical Truths!.

    It's a lack of imagination that sources inspiration from new gear. I know, I have been right there and probably will be again.

    Mar 31, 2020 at 2:57 AM
  10. schmintan replied to the thread I Lost A Friend Today...RIP, Thumper..

    I'm sorry for your loss. Losing a pet is so difficult. Had a little jerk of a jack Russell for 16 years from when I was 11. His passing...

    Mar 31, 2020 at 2:34 AM
  11. schmintan replied to the thread Profound Musical Truths!.

    New gear rarely makes someone a better player or even gives better tone. Most of the time the only problem new gear solves is how to...

    Mar 30, 2020 at 6:54 PM
  12. schmintan replied to the thread Gibson LP Traditional tone tips?.

    Im going to blaspheme a little here and say dont go buying more pickups or gear! In my long and wasteful history with guitars, new...

    Mar 30, 2020 at 10:14 AM
  13. schmintan posted a new thread.

    Rory's Moonchild - What's the correct technical term for this key/mode change?

    Rory Gallaghers Moonchild sounds to be in Am but on bar 9 it changes to G maj as it cycles around the G root, but further analysis makes...

    Forum: Tab, Tips, Theory and Technique

    Mar 29, 2020 at 3:25 PM
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