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6L6

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Lago, CA

Kick the tires, Light the fires!
Dec 23rd, 2011 04:56 PM        

I went into REAL GUITARS in San Francisco yesterday to drop off a Strat for a PLEK job at Gary Brawer's shop inside.<br /> <br /> Then i saw it...<br /> <br /> A 1972 Guild G-37 acoustic on the wall. After five minutes of nirvana playing it, I bought the guitar (came with it's original Guild hardshell case) for $825 out-the-door. <br /> <br /> Next stop was the weekly Open Mic at Cameron's Pub & Inn on the coast in Half Moon Bay, CA. I played Gene Vincent's "Be Bop A Lula", Patrick Sky's "Separation Blues", and "Greensleeves" and just LOVED the tone!<br /> <br /> The G-37 is a dread-size guitar that has maple back and sides, solid mahogany neck (in 1972), and an arched back. RINGS LIKE A BELL! This is the first G-37 I've ever seen and/or played in my life.<br /> <br /> i'm a very happy dude!<br /> <br /> 6



Quackerjack

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Dec 23rd, 2011 05:47 PM        

825? You are a lucky man! Enjoy!



stratcowboy

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Dec 23rd, 2011 05:54 PM        

For a guy who regularly extolls the virtues of Collings guitars (I think that's you...??), you sure are a Guild junkie. But I understand!



jefe46

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State of Jefferson

Dec 23rd, 2011 06:21 PM        

Cool guitar, congrats !<br /> <br /> Laminated maple back and sides gives it some jazz nuance.



Jake The Loafer

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B'ham, Alabama

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Dec 24th, 2011 08:40 PM        

Enjoy that baby 6. I can hear her ringing in my head. <br /> <br /> Peace,<br /> Jake



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