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#21 ride85



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Posted 07 January 2004 - 05:01 AM

Name: Nath
Age: 18
Location: Sydney,Aus
Years playing: 10 months
Gear -- peavey rage tube amp/ jim dunlop capo and pick (med)
Acoustic:cort electric/acoustic - med/light gauge strings
Electric:black greg bennet custom
Musical Wishlist: gibson les paul.white
Influences: bob dylan, jack johnson, pete murray,hip hop artists, daniel johns, jimmy page, james hetfeild, kirk hammet, my teacher
Style(s) of playing: rock(new and old), punk, hip hop, ben harper jack johnson style tunes (dunno what style you call it)
Regular Gigs:
Greatest moment on stage:
Solo Artist, or Band Member?
If applicable, name of band:
String preference: med/light gauge
Any other information? im a lefty tongue.gif

#22 redhotguitar

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Posted 08 January 2004 - 12:38 PM

Name: Ryan
Age: 16
Location: Florida, USA
Years playing: little more than 1
Gear --
-- Acoustic: Ibanez Artwood 10 Acoustic/Electric, Hohner classical
-- Electric: none!
-- Other kustom 30 watt acoustic amp, harmonica, capo?, and a friggin ukulele!
Musical Wishlist: a nice Alvarez or Taylor, Gibson/Epiphone Hummingbird, and maybe a little ole gibson les paul.
Influences: RHCP, Metallica, DMB, Eric Clapton, Led Zep, Eagles, Christina Aguilera, Counting Crows..
Style(s) of playing: Acoustic Rock(mainly) with a little classical
Regular Gigs: nope
Greatest moment on stage: nope
Solo Artist, or Band Member? solo artist i suppose
-- If applicable, name of band:
String preference: Elixers and d'addario for classical
Any other information? yes i was joking about christina aguilera. (though she does influence me..)

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Posted 09 January 2004 - 10:05 AM


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#24 KaZu


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Posted 11 January 2004 - 06:30 AM

I am giving my initials...T.J
Years playing:
Gear --
-- Acoustic:
Yamaha Accoustic Guitar(CG-40 MA)
-- Electric:
Squire Strat
-- Other
Fender Frontman 15R.
Marshall MG 100dfx
Digitech RP300 Modeling Guitar Processor
Musical Wishlist:
Gibson Les Paul
Black Sabbath
Eric Clapton
Guns N Roses
Jimi Hendrix
Led Zeppelin
Ozzy Osbourne
Van Halen
Cat Stevens
...Almost all classic rock smile.gif
Style(s) of playing:
Give me one I will play it
Regular Gigs:
Greatest moment on stage:
Solo Artist, or Band Member?
Solo man!
-- If applicable, name of band:
String preference:
Eernie Balls
Any other information?
I just play...

Edited by KaZu, 10 March 2004 - 03:15 PM.

#25 babyray

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Posted 11 January 2004 - 08:09 AM

Name: Ray
Age: 34
Location: Birmingham, AL
Years playing: About 7 and 1/2 mos. I think.
Gear --
Electric:Mexican Strat
Other: Fender Hot Rod Deluxe amp
Musical Wishlist:Taylor, Martin, or Gibson would be nice!
Influences:Not good enough yet to know. Love all the blues greats.
Style(s) of playing: Looks like its mainly gonna be blues, but I like rock and country as well.
Regular Gigs: No, that would be a tragedy to to put an audience through that.
Greatest moment on stage: Never been on stage, but I guess the first time I played a Grateful Dead tune all the way through without screwing up.
Solo Artist, or Band Member? Solo for now, but my best friend plays drums and we are talking about putting a band together if I can ever get good enough.
If applicable, name of band: The Mighty Swirl Kings.
String preference: Light
Any other information? My goal is to be a solid player. I don't have to be SRV or anything, I just want people to say that Ray was pretty good.

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Posted 12 January 2004 - 02:59 AM

Name: Philippe Bonfanti
Age: 20
Location: Manchester, bournemouth, Lund
Years playing: 1 and a bit
Gear --
-- Acoustic: Ibanez PF series, was my first guitar
-- Electric: Epi Std Les Paul, Squier Std Strat, Marshall mg30dfx
-- Other: I have a beautiful 12 string acoustic that sounds great, it's an Eko that was handed down to me
Musical Wishlist: telecaster
Influences: Gemma Hayes, Jeff Buckley
Style(s) of playing: for the moment am limited by what I can technically do, I like weird rhythms though.
Regular Gigs: no never, except for various close friends and the like
Greatest moment on stage: not got one yet
Solo Artist, or Band Member? neither, just another plonker with a guitar
-- If applicable, name of band:
String preference: Ernie Ball, though I don't know what's on it at the moment
Any other information? I am at uni and whilst there I don't have my acoustic with me, a real pain

Edited by ziophils, 22 February 2004 - 02:07 PM.

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Posted 15 January 2004 - 08:26 AM

Name:John "Acoustic J" H.
Location:Tacoma Wa
Years playing:14
Gear -- Hodge podge.
-- Acoustic:Gibson, rouge 12's Oscar s. 6 Sigma classic
-- Electric: No Name 6
-- Other: Mando, Octave mando, fiddle, banjo, Asst wind and whistles and a couple of weird musical thingies
Musical Wishlist:Free studio time
Influences:Indigo Girls, 10,000 maniacs, Jimmy buffet
Style(s) of playing:Classical, Contemp. folk,Rag, Jazz, Pop, Metal
Regular Gigs: Cofee shops
Greatest moment on stage:Played AND sang 'More than words' at the same time!
Solo Artist, or Band Member? Solo, between bands
-- If applicable, name of band:
String preference:13-56's tuned to C#
Any other information? I wanna be dadfad when I grow up!

Edited by rasav, 15 January 2004 - 08:28 AM.

Just an idea... Not an actual serving suggestion.

#28 acoustic_soul

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Posted 16 January 2004 - 03:39 PM

Name: A.P.
Age: 19
Location: Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy (for the moment)
Years playing: 2
Gear --
-- Acoustic:
- Supersonic Em Lumanog (bootleg ovation)
- Yamaha FX310
- A Small Harmony Junior Guitar
- Takamine EG531SC
-- Electric:
- Epiphone Les Paul Studio
-- Other
- Ibanez Tube Screamer Pedal
- Ibanez and Yamaha Amp
- Casio Keyboard
Musical Wishlist:
Gibson Les Paul Classic or Standard with a white pickguard and gold colored knobs
Influences: Eric Clapton, The Eagles, John Mayer, Aerosmith, James Taylor, Jewel (the older Jewel), 3 Doors Down, Simon & Garunkel, and McCartney & Lennon
Style(s) of playing: I'm an acoustic guitarist first. I play a lot of classic rock, and older songs. I'm a rythm styled guitarist, and enjoy playing rythm and singing. Most of the songs I play aren't that heavy, mostly easy listening songs and some rock songs. I play mostly rythm guitar, but I am capable of playing lead. I play on the electric once in a while for slight distortion or when I'm playing lead guitar
Regular Gigs: The Acoustic Guitar Room at Yahoo Chat
Greatest moment on stage: My first time on stage was my greatest moment. I wrote a song, and my band took it and ran with it. We went up there and showed what we had and it was a beautiful moment.
Solo Artist, or Band Member? Currently I'm solo, my band members went off to college, my lead guitarists is still here but still in school.
-- If applicable, name of band: E-Wing
String preference: D'Addario
Any other information? I made a promise to myself, that I would learn at least 2-3 songs a week. I also hope to be a lot more knowledgeable at lead guitar with understanding scales and using them. I am a songwriter/singer, and I hope that I can write a song that touches at least one person's heart in my lifetime.

Edited by acoustic_soul, 16 January 2004 - 03:40 PM.

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#29 Snoretastic Chic

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Posted 19 January 2004 - 10:44 PM

Name: Jenny
Age: 16
Location: Queensland, Australia
Years playing: um...let's see...i'll be coming up on one year in about...april? but i've only been playing seriously since october.
Gear -- Just the beginner blah, Yamaha F310, cheap, reasonable sound.
Musical Wishlist: I've heard great things about takamines. BUT i am also DESPARATE for a bass! i played my friends at a party and fell in love.
Influences: None.
Style(s) of playing: Acoustic only, i prefer fingerstyle to strumming.
Regular Gigs: HA, i'm not that good.
Greatest moment on stage: ...well...i was in a preschool concert once...
Solo Artist, or Band Member? Band Member, i don't have the guts to go solo.
String preference: ...the ones that came on my guitar.
Any other information? No.

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Posted 21 January 2004 - 10:22 PM

Name: Jessica
Age: 15
Location: Malaysia
Years playing: bout a year and a half
Gear --
-- Acoustic: admira irene, compania something [lousy guitar]
-- Electric: none cool.gif
-- Other yamaha professional upright piano [silent series], a cello rolleyes.gif
Musical Wishlist: a baby grand, either black or glass-topped.
Influences: classical stuff and stuff from people like dido and lene marlin.
Style(s) of playing: classical, fingerpicking smile.gif and strumming and fingerpicking songs. not plain struming.
Regular Gigs: i wish!
Greatest moment on stage: when i was the last person on and i did a duet and everyone applauded biggrin.gif
Solo Artist, or Band Member? solo
-- If applicable, name of band:
String preference: d'addario
Any other information? i hope that i'll be able to continue with music when i get older and i have less time on my hands! heck, i hope that i can continue to practice even now!

#31 tepauldacaw

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Posted 21 January 2004 - 10:35 PM

Name: Austin
Location: Texas (who isnt here??) huh.gif
Gear --
-- Acoustic: Taylor 714, Ibanez PF-5 (Old Package)
-- Electric:
-- Other Genz Benz Shenandoah Jr.
Musical Wishlist: a maple acoustic
Influences: not under any right now
Style(s) of playing: guitar unsure.gif
Regular Gigs: I have 20 on my computer
Greatest moment on stage: i had a giant portable stair fell on my foot once (while on stage)
Solo Artist, or Band Member? solo baby
-- If applicable, name of band:
String preference: elixer, or d'adarrio
Any other information? im not balding

Edited by tepauldacaw, 21 January 2004 - 10:42 PM.

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Posted 22 January 2004 - 12:32 PM

B]Name: [/B] Chris
Age: 21
Location: moundsville west virginia
Years playing: 7-8 not all of serious playing though
Gear --
-- Acoustic: Alvarez
-- Electric: BC Rich
-- Other Crate Amp
Musical Wishlist: Alvarez Yairi, Martin D-35, Zakk Wylde LP
Influences: Dimebag Darrell, Zakk Wylde, Dave Matthews, Todd Whitner
Style(s) of playing: my style that kicks your styles ace jus the regular stuff
Regular Gigs: nowhere to play here
Greatest moment on stage: there isnt any yet
Solo Artist, or Band Member? well either really
-- If applicable, name of band:
String preference: BLUE STEEL mediums for a descent crunch on the acouistic
Any other information? I AM the man
here's to the crazy ones

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Posted 22 January 2004 - 07:44 PM

Name: Aaron Stephens
Age: 22
Location: Georgia
Years playing: 1.5
Gear --
-- Acoustic: Alvarez AD 60SC
-- Electric: None
-- Other Washburn M2SW Mandolin, cheap harmonica
Musical Wishlist: Gibson J185EC lefty and an amp
Influences: Counting Crows, Dashboard Confessional, Goo Goo Dolls, Bruce Springsteen, Sarah McLachlan
Style(s) of playing: Slow alt rock (is that a style?) mostly rythym guitar though.
Regular Gigs: no
Greatest moment on stage: none
Solo Artist, or Band Member? Solo
-- If applicable, name of band: Orbiting Since Autumn
String preference: Ernie Ball Earthwoods .13's
Any other information? I'm a lefty cool.gif cool, huh?

Edited by airdog4125, 08 June 2004 - 09:03 PM.

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Posted 28 January 2004 - 06:40 AM

Name: Kevin
Age: 16
Location: Rockey Mountains
Years playing: 4
Gear --
-- Acoustic: Olympia
-- Electric: Ibanez Stagestar
-- Other My moms old old old classical guitar
Musical Wishlist: Lets see now. I could use my own recording studio fix up my electric a bit. An amp so big it rattles my skull and kills small children and a dozen other things
Influences: Vai, Zeplin, Scorpions, Van Halen, Eric Johnson, Kansas, Tons More
Style(s) of playing: Classic Rock, Fingerpicking
Regular Gigs: None
Greatest moment on stage: Most Embarrasing you Mean!!!
Solo Artist, or Band Member? Both, but my band is a bunch of incompetant nincumpoops smile.gif
-- If applicable, name of band: Name Changes Weekly
String preference: Fender Bullets, Elixar for Acoustic
Any other information? None

#35 aario_g

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Posted 03 February 2004 - 06:58 AM

Name: Aaron O Gamhna
Age: 21
Location: Emerald Isle wink.gif
Years playing: 1
Gear --
Acoustic: Westfield! her name is Bonnie! biggrin.gif
Other: None
Musical Wishlist: Gibson Les Paul Standard and a good semi rolleyes.gif
Influences: Slash, Eric Clapton, Richie Sambora, Joe Perry, Gary Moore, Christy Moore.
Style(s) of playing: Irish Folk, Acoustic Rock.
Regular Gigs: Nope
Greatest moment on stage: None
Solo Artist, or Band Member? Solo but hoping to be in a band one day soon!
If applicable, name of band:None
String preference: DiAddario
Any other information? Can't think of any! dry.gif

#36 bogarto

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Posted 07 February 2004 - 10:01 AM

Name: J. Foster
Gear: Epiphone Acoustic
Other instruments: Technic 1200's, Trombone
Gigs: Only on the Turntables
Best moment on stage: Judging a wet t-shirt contest

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Posted 07 February 2004 - 10:24 AM

Name: Tom
Age: 22
Location: Fishers, IN
Years playing: 10+ years
Gear --
-- Acoustic: Dean Exotica Dao acoustic/electric
Giannini Valencia classical

-- Electric: Squier strat (hasn't been played in years)
-- Other
Musical Wishlist: 12-string (i'm not picky)
Influences: Jimmy Buffett, Dave Matthews Band, Jack Johnson, John Mayer
Style(s) of playing: anything acoustic
Regular Gigs: n/a
Greatest moment on stage: only had a few
Solo Artist, or Band Member? solo
-- If applicable, name of band:
String preference: D'addiro mediums
Any other information? I love my girlfriend

Edited by annoying_2001, 29 August 2006 - 04:33 PM.

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#38 daemoh

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Posted 08 February 2004 - 07:39 PM

[B]Name: Daemon
[B]Age: 24
[B]Location: morphatt vale, South Australia, Australia
[B]Years playing: 12
[B]Gear -- just my acoustic currently
[B] [SIZE=1]-- Acoustic: fender 6 string acoustic
[[B]Musical Wishlist: ibanez 12 string acoucstic, and
[B]Influences: all very eclectic
[B]Style(s) of playing: alternative
[B]Solo Artist, or Band Member? solo (currently in the middle of writing album, and recording demo)
[B]String preference: .10-.52

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Posted 10 February 2004 - 04:25 PM


Name: Matt
Age: 18 - 19 in a few months
Location: Bozeman, MT
Years playing: 3.5
Gear --
-- Acoustic: Alvarez A/E
-- Electric: MIM Fender Standard Strat w/ Hot Rail Bridge
-- Other Peavey 158 (Upgrading to a Mesa F-50), DigiTech Metal Master, Multi Voice Chorus, and DigiDelay, Boss DS-1, Vox V847
Musical Wishlist: Parker NiteFly, Schecter C-1, Something Taylor, Weber Mandolin, AM Standard Strat or Tele. Epiphone ES-335.
Influences: Really just about anything. Blue, Classic Rock, Acoustic Rock, Folk. Right now I'm in a Metal phase and playing lots of BLS and early Ozzy. For Acoustic, I have really been kicking on the Dave and Tim Live at Luther College CD and have been jamming on that.
Style(s) of playing: I love to jam. I will jam to anything. Give me a key to play in and I will throw down, no matter what's in my hands, be it Sax, Mando, Acoustic or electric guitar
Regular Gigs: I play at Open Mic Nights a lot
Greatest moment on stage: A friend of mine and I did "Put Your Lights on" at an open mic night and I jammed the solo for about 5 minutes, that was fun.
Solo Artist, or Band Member? I'm a part time solo artist, however I am part of like 2 or 3 bands.
-- If applicable, name of band: Streak is one, Celestial Pandora is another, the last one doesn't have a name yet.
String preference: Dean Markley for Acoustic, Fender Nickle Steel for Electric
Any other information? I have jammed with the next Tre Anastasio.

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Posted 10 February 2004 - 05:56 PM


Edited by Bisonlespaul59, 08 December 2006 - 08:37 AM.

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