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A good classic rock guitar

Advantages: Playability, Tone
Disadvantages: Weight

Epiphones and indeed Gibsons have always had mixed reviews. Part of the problem is that they are both known for producing inconsistent products. It is possible to pick up two Epihpones made at the same place and they can play completely differently. ...

J.Gamgee 11.12.2003 · Read full review
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Ohhhhh a spangly purple beasty

Advantages: price, availability
Disadvantages: cheap hardware

Originally purchased one of these in spangly purple finish about 2 years ago. It positively leapt out of the guitar stand alongside everything else ,even with a broken pickup selector (which i negoiated a discount for ;) ). When you look at the price o ...

widgetwhite 29.03.2002 · Read full review
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Good starting guitar.

Advantages: Excellent price & playability.
Disadvantages: Very temperamental & somewhat short lived.

The first and most important thing to consider about this guitar is the price. I am have seen them on sale with price tags of 475 pounds upwards. This is an insane price to pay for what is essentially a basic guitar. Have a look online, or in the back ...

Hmatt 26.08.2002 · Read full review
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Epiphone les paul standard

Advantages: reasonably priced, easy to play, great sound
Disadvantages: not quite a gibson

When it comes to buying guitars, there's a lot of discrepancy about who makes the best guitars, who has the best sound, which guitar looks cooler...... the list goes on. The main argument seems to be whether Gibson or Fender are the better manufacturer. ...

x_nic_x 05.05.2007 · Read full review
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epiphone? hard to tell the difference at times

Advantages: much cheaper than its gibson counterpart
Disadvantages: not quite the same as the gibson; cheap materials and build

Epiphone are an arm of Gibson, the world famous guitar making company, reknowned for its quality and string of players who play their guitars, such as slash. epiphone guitars are made to look like their gibson counterparts, but are made with cheaper quali ...

jimmijamie 02.08.2007 · Read full review
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