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Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2012 10:50 pm
by IslandPink
I don't know a damn thing about guitars ( exepct that I love listening to the instrument ) , but I thought this little piece in the BBC4 Les Paul documentary was priceless :

Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2012 9:04 am
by ed
today's smiley moment...thanks Mark

Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2012 9:16 am
by Dave the bass
Oh wow! @0.34 when he took that 'go's Macca out of the gig bag my mouth fell open. History!


Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2012 1:57 pm
by ed
I know a luthier in Alford who fettles my bass when it needs surgery. He makes clones of that thar gittarrr, has done for many years:

Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2012 3:00 pm
by IslandPink
Very nice indeed . I checked out the prices and they seem reasonable considering the effort required and the quality of the workmanship .

Posted: Thu Oct 18, 2012 10:19 pm
by Nick
I watched a documentary last night about 6 guitars Mark Knopfler had used through important parts of his life. It ended with a guitar by (and a interview with) John Montelone. Which led me to this site.

Re: Reinhardt/Paul

Posted: Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:50 pm
by IslandPink
I was just looking for this video again, for someone at work, noticed it had been removed.
Here's the full doc on another link just in case anyone lands here again :