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FENDER 099-1412-106 TRADITIONAL STRAT/TELE GIG BAG Guitars accessories For electric guitars
FENDER 099-1412-106 TRADITIONAL STRAT/TELE GIG BAG Guitars accessories For electric guitars
Offered by RST Music
Price: £13.49

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars I wouldn't buy another like this and suggest that you shop around for something ..., 18 July 2014
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The padding is far thinner than that of the old gigbags that used to come supplied with mid priced Fender guitars. I wouldn't buy another like this and suggest that you shop around for something that offers greater protection.


Guitar Player: Repair Guide
Guitar Player: Repair Guide
by Dan Erlewine
Edition: Paperback
Price: £17.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Great Reference Book, 18 July 2014
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An excellent reference book. It will guide you through best practice with regard to set ups and repairs and for those repairs that are beyond your personal DIY skill level, you will have a good idea of what is required of a professional repairman and so can better judge whether you feel trusting your repair to somebody. The text is very well set out with plenty of photographs to illustrate points. For instruments that are in generally good condition, the fine tuning, set up process to get them playing at their best to suit your personal taste and maintain them is quite straight forward and provided that you have some basic tools and patience you can achieve very good results.


What's Mayfair Got to do With It: Mayfair Recording Studios' journey through the financial meltdown: 1
What's Mayfair Got to do With It: Mayfair Recording Studios' journey through the financial meltdown: 1
by Kate Hudson
Edition: Paperback
Price: £11.16

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars There must be more to this story than meets the eye., 18 July 2014
I had imagined that this book would focus on Mayfair Studios and was curious as to how it had gone bust, but from the outset much relates to the downfall of a genetic cattle breeding business that was effectively owned by the studio business. Following a fire at the studio which resulted in far greater damage to the business than could initially have been envisaged, the tale is one of a tortuous insurance claim, cashflow struggles nervous bankers and the author repeatedly switching banks to refinance the business to escape what she perceived as poor banking relationships and to keep things afloat. The tone is one of how the author feels that she and her husband were treated terribly by bankers and professionals who were out to skin them at every turn or who were incompetent. Sadly the tale also suggests that the author was proabably rather out of her depth in managing the businesses and the couple's legal and financial woes were most likely exacerbated by her acting as a litigant in person opposing experienced lawyers in David and Golliath type court cases, where she either fell foul of the due processes, or was outflanked by professionals in her naivity. The message seems to be that everyone was being beastly to the author and no professionals are worth their salt. It may be that at times the Hudsons were poorly advised, but one wonders to what extent the author was actually listening to any good advice she may have received. The story is a very sorry mess and it's a real pity that it led to the failure of such an excellent studio business.


Pure Bees Wax Blocks Beeswax - 2 x 1 oz blocks
Pure Bees Wax Blocks Beeswax - 2 x 1 oz blocks
Offered by TheWaxFactory
Price: £1.50

5.0 out of 5 stars Bargain, 9 Jun 2014
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If you want to drill and screw woodwork then buy some of this to make the job easier and reduce your chances of splitting timber.


Billy Connolly - You Asked for It [DVD]
Billy Connolly - You Asked for It [DVD]
Offered by MusicnMedia
Price: £3.03

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Good Introduction, 9 Jun 2014
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This title was very cheap and is a good reminder of some of Connolly's career highlights. Be warned, th ebonus feature - hi sfirst TV special, is pretty constrained and ropey and gives little clue as to how he would develop once he broke free of one liner gags.


Hot Licks - The Legendary Guitar Of James Burton [DVD]
Hot Licks - The Legendary Guitar Of James Burton [DVD]
Dvd ~ James BURTON
Price: £11.06

5.0 out of 5 stars Very Good, 9 Jun 2014
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Another old VHS release repackaged on DVD. The picture quality isn't up to current standards but th econtent is still very interesting.


Danny Gatton 2: Strictly Rhythm Guitar [DVD]
Danny Gatton 2: Strictly Rhythm Guitar [DVD]
Dvd ~ Danny Gatton
Price: £14.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Faulty Copies, 9 Jun 2014
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I received a faulty copy with the clear, protective coat separating from the silver playing surface with what looked like air bubbles between them. A replacement copy was even worse and both had to be returned and the seller made a refund. If you are ordering this title you might want to ask the seller to check to see that it is okay before sending it out to you in case the batch is faulty?


Henning Wehn: No Surrender [DVD]
Henning Wehn: No Surrender [DVD]
Price: £14.79

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wunderbar, 9 Jun 2014
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A refreshingly intelligent new style of comedy with some great observational material. I look forward to his next DVD, which will no doubt be out in time for Christmas along with those of every other comedian working in the UK!


At A Glance Country Guitar Book/Dvd (At a Glance (Hal Leonard))
At A Glance Country Guitar Book/Dvd (At a Glance (Hal Leonard))
by VARIOUS
Edition: Paperback
Price: £7.95

3.0 out of 5 stars Okay...but, 9 Jun 2014
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What's there is okay, but the content is rather thin. The DVD contains some useul stuff but, annoyingly, shows the transcriptions on screen when the licks are played at full speed, but doesn't keep them displayed when the licks are played more slowly and you are invited to have a go. They are in the book but it would be easier to have them on screen too.


Steve Trovato: Country Solos And Sounds [DVD]
Steve Trovato: Country Solos And Sounds [DVD]
Dvd ~ Steve Trovato
Offered by --SuperBookDeals--
Price: £6.34

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 9 Jun 2014
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Although these videos are some years old, they are still informative and well worth putting out on this disc. Not only is Trovato a great player, but he is also a very good teacher - which many video tutors are not. There is no accompanying booklet and odd bits of the onscreen transcriptions contain errors, but just use the 'frame capture' facility on your computer's DVD player software, print the dots out and correct them as necessary. It's in notation, as this is before the days of music by numbers TAB, but there is enough fingering information to see less able readers through. Lots of videos spoon feed the easy stuff, but Trovato teaches you more of what you really want to know and gets you thinking about making up your own licks in a similar style.


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