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by limeylefty
April 22nd, 2005, 4:38 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Looking for info. on strings...
Replies: 5
Views: 1402

Found out a few more useful web sites that contain information about guitar strings; These 2 cover most of the info. I was looking for... Guitar Strings Q&A: http://www.musiccenters.com/strqa.html Guitar & String tips: http://www.newstrings.co.uk/guitar_string_tips.html The following are related sit...
by limeylefty
April 5th, 2005, 3:03 pm
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Looking for info. on strings...
Replies: 5
Views: 1402

Thanks for the feedback It's funny but although there's quite a bit of discussion of how to fit strings and the pros and cons of various makes, there doesn't seem to be too much about the various types of strings and their characteristics. For example the implications of using different guages of st...
by limeylefty
March 31st, 2005, 5:59 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Looking for info. on strings...
Replies: 5
Views: 1402

Looking for info. on strings...

Can anyone point me to articles or posts about the pros and cons of different guitar strings (effects of different thicknesses, methods of manufacture, tension, etc.)? I've tried a web search (Google) but it's not turned up the info I'm looking for. I'm sure I've seen something here on GNoise but ca...
by limeylefty
March 9th, 2005, 7:11 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Playing with other people..
Replies: 38
Views: 12076

...so next question is;
"what are good ways to find other people in your area to jam with?"
and
"what are bad ways to find other people in your area to jam with?"
by limeylefty
March 8th, 2005, 5:58 am
Forum: News
Topic: Savoy Brown
Replies: 3
Views: 1158

Savoy Brown

Are they still around? That's great news.

I used to go and listen to them at various blues clubs around East London in the late 60's.

Giving away my age now :)

[nostalgia strikes...............]
by limeylefty
January 17th, 2005, 6:33 am
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: meet and greet (part II)
Replies: 97
Views: 82039

Just a quick hello. My real name's Keith, I'm 53 and live in the UK (near Norwich at the moment). Like many people I started playing around with the guitar when I was at school (I must've been about 14-15) and a few friends and I started a band (we never got anywhere but we had a lot of fun in the p...
by limeylefty
January 14th, 2005, 5:04 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Just wanted to say thanks
Replies: 11
Views: 1687

Just wanted to say thanks

This website leaves me completely gobsmacked. As your average "Sunday afternoon" guitarist I've learnt more about the guitar and playing the blues in the past couple of weeks than in all the years I've been mucking about before that. Many many thanks to all involved.