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Topics That Inspire Heated Discussion Among Musicians

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by Stanford Guitar, Sep 30, 2020.

  1. Stanford Guitar

    Stanford Guitar Tele-Holic

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    I've found these two topics can get things heated quickly:

    Perfect Pitch vs Relative Pitch among classical musicians

    Anything Jimi Hendrix among guitarists

    What are some others?
     
  2. xtelesquirex

    xtelesquirex Tele-Holic

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    Tube vs Solid State
    String Gauge
    T _ _ _ W _ _ _ on electrics
    True Bypass
     
  3. Stanford Guitar

    Stanford Guitar Tele-Holic

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    Tele vs Strat?
     
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    Esquire Bob TDPRI Member

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    Nos or relic
     
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    57fenderstrat Tele-Holic

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    Tonemaster
     
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  6. Tonetele

    Tonetele Poster Extraordinaire

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    drummers
     
  7. Ebidis

    Ebidis Tele-Afflicted

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    These are topics which inspire debate amongst guitar geeks; Not musicians in general.
     
  8. 3-Chord-Genius

    3-Chord-Genius Poster Extraordinaire

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    Ted Nugent. I had a moderator lecture me about mentioning the name of the awesome guitarist.
     
  9. xtelesquirex

    xtelesquirex Tele-Holic

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    Rap
    Electronic Music
    Autotune
     
  10. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Tele Axpert Ad Free Member

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    Rosewood vs. maple.
    3 saddle vs. 6 saddle
    Antigua (finish) vs. Any Other Finish
    Da Nuge
    Bonamassa’s place in guitar playing/collecting
     
  11. lil scotty

    lil scotty Tele-Meister

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    Original vs Cover tunes.
     
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    Treehouse Tele-Meister

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  13. DougM

    DougM Poster Extraordinaire

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    Tonewoods, maple vs. rosewood, the PRS Silver Sky, modeling amps vs. toobs, Gibson, dentists, the "best" anything, the Dead, the Eagles, etc.
     
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    Chiogtr4x Poster Extraordinaire

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    6a498abf-0277-4973-9d3a-1e26747df023.jpg Well, there are ALWAYS going to be the arguments, love-hate back and forth
    on the music and by extension culture of Jerry Garcia and The Grateful Dead

    ( I happily stand on the LOVE side!)
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    On this forum I’ve noticed the cackling hens sharpen their beaks and attack when it comes to:
    Beautiful Bigsbys on teles
    Relic’ing guitars
    Fender tonemaster amps
    Hip-Hop music
     
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  16. xtelesquirex

    xtelesquirex Tele-Holic

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    technique vs feel
     
  17. telesun

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    HW vs PCB, nitro vs poly
     
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  18. Digital Larry

    Digital Larry Friend of Leo's Gold Supporter

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    Assertions that things I cannot do are actually not an important aspect of musical expression.
     
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  19. Stanford Guitar

    Stanford Guitar Tele-Holic

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    Phew....it was about to get heated! :)
     
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    Pretty much anything, really.
     
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