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Wide neck acoustics under $500?
Started by Jon Lageman
3 replies, latest 21 hours ago

Favorite Mic for recording acoustic guitar
Started by Michael Bernier
One reply 1 month ago

truest sounding pickup for 1955 Gibson SJ?
Started by Craig Schriber

Guitar recommendations, $1500 budget
Started by James McHie Jr
One reply 1 month ago

Fishman Sa220 solo performance system
Started by Anthony costa
One reply 1 month ago

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Jon Lageman

Wide neck acoustics under $500?

Hi- New to the site and group, so hope I am doing this right. If not I apologize. I have been taking lessons for two years now at the ripe age of 35. I have been struggling a lot with the size of my finger-tips since the beginning. I'm a big t...

Posted 6 days ago - 3 replies, latest 21 hours ago


Michael Bernier
Michael Bernier

Favorite Mic for recording acoustic guitar

What is your favorite recording mic for acoustic guitar and why? I'm going to upgrade from the Samson C02s I've been using for years now. Looking at the Shure KSM137, the Neumann KM184, the Beyerdynamic MC930 and the Shure SM81. Any input would...

Posted 1 month ago - 1 reply, 1 month ago


Craig Schriber
Craig Schriber

truest sounding pickup for 1955 Gibson SJ?

I'm using an old Gibson dreadnought style from the mid-50s and can't seem to get a natural sound out of it when amplified. It has two old Barcus-Berry Hot Dots (1972?) mounted in the bridge, and I run it through an LR Baggs Venue. What are thought...

Posted 1 month ago


James McHie Jr
James McHie Jr

Guitar recommendations, $1500 budget

I have an Art & Lutherie Cedar Dreadnought, maybe 10 years old, bought for under $300. I would call myself maybe an advanced beginner, or low intermediate, on and off lessons, worked on slide last summer via Acoustic Guitar U. Mostly easy strummin...

Posted 1 month ago - 1 reply, 1 month ago


Anthony costa

Fishman Sa220 solo performance system

Thinking of purchasing Fishman Sa220 solo peformance system. Anyone have any input? I like the Bose L1 but the Fishsticks seem to have more features out of box. The price of the Bose is more as well.

Posted 2 months ago - 1 reply, 1 month ago



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