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Now THIS is a guitar!

Post by kayagum » Thu Mar 27, 2008 10:11 am

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Post by Jay Reynolds » Thu Mar 27, 2008 10:16 am

That's one way of getting out of carrying a guitar tech.
Prog out with your cog out.

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Post by RodC » Thu Mar 27, 2008 12:21 pm

I love the metal straps to bolt them all together.

We dont need no stinking neck pickups! But we need 15 guitars in one!
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Post by segaface » Thu Mar 27, 2008 1:29 pm

The Japanese have outdone us again...

At least we have Colbert:

fossiltooth wrote: That's like saying you hate Fenders because of Yngwie Malmsteen.
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Post by kdarr » Thu Mar 27, 2008 2:18 pm

That must have been one hell of a racket!

Leave it to the Boredoms to make Sonic Youth look like amateurs in the arena of guitar abuse.


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Post by jpmorris » Thu Mar 27, 2008 2:24 pm

Here's a youtube clip of them playing it, with what appears to be a broomstick:

It's around 2:45

I don't know if this earlier or later, but they just seem to have the guitar necks mounted in this rig.

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Post by ctmsound » Sun Mar 30, 2008 10:11 pm

Combine that with this amp and stomp box and you're set to rock!



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Post by JGriffin » Sun Mar 30, 2008 10:15 pm

Then there's the Rick Nielsen guitar:



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Post by 0xeneye » Mon Apr 21, 2008 8:07 am

The Marquee got it wrong : It's not "The Boredoms", but simply "Boredoms".

I saw their Seattle show, no one knew *what* was going on!

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