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OT! Re: if you want to pick on Peavey...
okay, here's the other side of the coin. sorry if this is off topic...
At 02:19 PM 3/15/99 -0600, you wrote:
>I think people really don't know much about Peavey. If you take some
>time to learn about the company and their products you will find there
>are of a higher quality than those other guys, I mean come on get real
>if you add up the sales of Fender and Gibson from last year you still
>don't equal what Peavey did. I don't think everyone can be making the
sales don't equal quality. celene dion has shown us that.
>It is these dumb beginners that mess up. They see these guys on TV
>playing fender and gibson but what they don't realize it that these guys
>are mostly playing American made vintage stuff, don't get me wrong some
>of it is good stuff. But these kids go down to their local dealer and
>buy a squire "I mean stab me with a spoon" a fender squire. Any real
>player knows a fender squire don't cut it.
i won't even ask what constitutes a "real player", but i have been a
working musician for almost half my life. i find i use my $100 mexican
squire strat a lot these days. the neck is comfortable, the electronics
work and i'm not afraid of having it stolen or crushed by falling amps...
okay, so it's not a klein (and to be fair, i use my klein a lot more than
i sold all of my peavy gear years ago because i was getting tired of having
my tech have to repair things onstage mid-show.
just my opinion.
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