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    Exclamation NYNGD: New Year's New Guitar Days! NYNGD #2015-1

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    Happy Holidays and Happy New Year, everyone! Welcome to Day 1 of my annual New Year's New Guitar Days (NYNGD)!

    For the past couple of years I've done a fun thing that most of you I think enjoyed, and I thought I would do it again this year. Every year, I am a slacker about keeping my Guitar Gallery up to date... So, as a fun holiday thing, let's launch a guitar in the Guitar Gallery each day leading up to New Years Eve!

    Before we begin: In the past I've received PM's about my collection and whether I play all of these guitars. The same question came up during my NYNGD posts a few years ago and my answer was pretty detailed and well thought-out, so please check it out here!

    This year I was my usual GAS-prone self and again bought too many guitars. Some new, some used, all EBMM (OK, except a couple of other goodies that I will launch in my Guitar Gallery before New Years).

    The first one is a guitar that most of you probably saw being sold by mystixboi1 in the For Sale thread -- a really sweet Albert Lee HH in a custom Purple Sparkle finish with all-rosewood neck.

    I bought this from John in a combo deal along with another cool EBMM that we'll see in the next couple weeks. This is the first AL I have ever played and I just love it. So different from my other EBMM's and yet it feels just like home! And man, does this finish rock. I hope EBMM does a PDN run with this finish!













    I'll be back tomorrow with another NYNGD: New Year's New Guitar Day!

    Thanks for looking everyone!


    Past Days:
    #2015-1 | #2015-2 | #2015-3 | #2015-4 | #2015-5 | #2015-6 | #2015-7 | #2015-8 | #2015-9 | #2015-10 | #2015-11 | #2015-12 | #2015-13 | #2015-14 |
    #2015-1 | #2015-2 | #2015-3 | #2015-4 | #2015-5 | #2015-6 | #2015-7 | #2015-8 | #2015-9 | #2015-10 | #2015-11 | #2015-15 | #2015-16 | #2015-17
    #2014-1 | #2014-2 | #2014-3 | #2014-4 | #2014-5 | #2014-6 | #2014-7 | #2014-8 | #2014-9 | #2014-10
    #2013-1 | #2013-2 | #2013-3 | #2013-4 | #2013-5 | #2013-6
    #2012-1 | #2012-2 | #2012-3 | #2012-4 | #2012-5 | #2012-6 | #2012-7

    (The back story in case you're new to my NYNGD: For the past couple of years I've done a fun thing that most of you I think enjoyed, and I thought I would do it again this year. Every year, I am a slacker about keeping my Guitar Gallery up to date... So, as a fun holiday thing, let's launch a guitar in the Guitar Gallery each day leading up to New Years Eve! In the past I've received PM's about my collection and whether I play all of these guitars. The same question came up during my NYNGD posts a few years ago and my answer was pretty detailed and well thought-out, so please check it out here!)

    (Also, in case anybody gets any funny ideas -- these guitars are not at my house. They are all in my very secure and alarmed studio facility. I usually only have two guitars floating around the house...)


    Last edited by dibart77; 12-31-2015 at 04:21 PM.

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    Very nice - and I also vote for a purple sparkle PDN run!

    Kevin

    PS - your placeholders at the bottom make this look like an epic year.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kestrou View Post
    PS - your placeholders at the bottom make this look like an epic year.




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    A sparkle AL HH is about as cool as it can get, nice!!

    A really want a silver sparkle one myself..
    EBMM - AL MM90 White
    EBMM - AL HH Black Sugar Roasted Maple
    EBMM - Armada Black flamed
    EBMM - JP7 White
    EBMM - Cutlass Vintage Turquoise
    EBMM - Stingray Starry Night

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    So glad that one found a good/great home... I looked at it many times but wasn't able to pull the trigger.
    Enjoy your AL!
    Balls are Best!!

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    Great collection. I would have difficulties knowing which one to pick up and play!

    Just out of curiosity, are they all stored in the one place?
    Stevie

    EBMM Axis Gold Flame
    EBMM Axis Tribute Purple Quilt
    Warmoth Strat Purple Quilt
    Warmoth Strat Tobacco Burst Quilt

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    That sparkle!!

    16 more?!!

    This is the best Christmas ever!!
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    Soooooo hot! So glad that you like it. I had no idea that you were the one I sold it to(meaning - the guy that has the amazing collection). I've been tempted to buy another one and have marty bell do the same finish. He did such a great job with it.

    Anyway, enjoy!!!

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    Hey Jeff.
    I was wondering when you were going to join the ALOc. The decoder ring and secret handshake instructions will be winging their way to you.

    Welcome on board!

    Can't wait for this story to unfurl!!
    Black Cherry Burst Albert Lee , SSS,Trem & Piezo 2005
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    wow, what a great guitar! Is the finish done by EBMM or aftermarket?

    wait... 17 new guitars in 2015? Didn´t I read...:
    Quote Originally Posted by dibart77 View Post
    my guitar acquiring belt is going to be tightened for a while.... :-(
    man, you rock!
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    That Albert is so beautiful. What a great addition to the herd. Congrats, Jeff.

    2019 Albert Lee - BFR - Electric Shimmer
    2019 Axis SS semi hollow - DuBaldo Blue - rosewood neck
    2019 StingRay fretless - BFR - Sierra Vintage Burst
    2018 Axis SS - BFR - Buckeye Burl
    2017 StingRay 5 - 30th Ann
    2013 Luke III - PDN - emerald green sparkle
    - rosewood neck
    2012 Morse - BFR - Dark Lord
    2010 Axis SS - red flame - rosewood neck
    2009 Axis - pink quilt
    2006 StingRay fretless - 30th Ann
    2000 Axis SS - Lavender Pearl
    1996 StingRay - 20th Ann
    1995 Albert Lee - Jim Messina’s

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    Wow. That sparkle, though...
    2021 Sterling Cutlass CT50

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    just jaw dropping. your collection is killer!!!
    91 EVH Trans Black Quilt Top
    ?? Axis EX Trans Red Quilt Top
    05 JP6 Mystic Dream
    09 JP6 Dargie Delight II
    10 JP6 Pearl Redburst Limited
    07 JP6 BFR Ruby Red Burst
    05 SM-Y2D Purple Sunset
    06 SM-Y2D Tobacco Burst
    10 SM-Y2D BFR Black Sugar
    12 SM-Y2D PDN Honey Roasted
    14 SM-Y2D Rosewood Neck Solar Flare
    OLP MM-5 Silhouette Bassguitar
    OLP MM-1
    SBMM JP70 Stealth Black
    SBMM JP70D Pearl White ltd.


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    Love that AL!!!!!
    '97 Axis Sport Transparent Purple
    '05 JP6 Medallion Gold
    '09 Axis Amber Quilt
    '11 JP6 Pearl White
    '11 Axis Purple Quilt
    '12 SM-Y2D Purple Sunset
    '18 Majesty Monarchy Majestic Purple

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    Yowza!!!!
    That's a stunner! Congrats
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    Blueberry Burst JP15 w/ roasted maple neck.
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