This day in guitar history....

Discussion in 'Other Guitars, other instruments' started by John Backlund, Dec 14, 2019.

  1. John Backlund

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    Corpus Christi, Texas, December 14, 1936...

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    Were you sellin um in the Sears Catalogue back then?
     
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    Evidence for Backlund guitars making early appearances in ancient Egypt ...
     
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    Another famous example of guitars not even plugged in.....I call "Lip-Sync"!!!!!!
     
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    "WPA-subsidized". :lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:
     
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    Not quite that early, but........

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    How many times, Kephret!? I don't want that guitar!!

    They were a good band, but too many songs about crocodiles…
     
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    This new evidence calls for completely reevaluating our current definition of "Vintage"...now you have to include B.C or A.D. when listing the year of manufacture.
     
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    I like this thread thread.
     
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    B.C.-Before Christ

    A.D.-After Death

    Seems there's 'The Missing Years' between the two that, guitar-wise, aren't accounted for, something like three decades & change isn't it?
     
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    Hmmm...Crocodile Rock?
     
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    Yeah ... that's what I'm talkin' bout!
     
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