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My Stagg M20 Mandolin looks rather like a morphed violin

Advantages: Inexpensive. Not too difficult to learn
Disadvantages: Essential accessories, ie picks, case and strap need purchasing separately

I have very fond memories of when I was a toddler visiting my gran, she had an old mandolin, strung with piano strings... sacrilege really, but to me it was a toy and like all kids I liked to make a noise, and what a noise it made. Never did I imagine tha ...

Gooseydyoo 14.07.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Stagg M20 Bluegrass Mandolin in Violinburst

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Perfect Guitar For Beginner or Intermediate - At A Fair Price Too

Advantages: Great sound and feel considering how inexpensive it is.
Disadvantages: Not the highest quality guitar, but one musn't complain for it is pretty cheap.

...I, myself, play a very diverse range of genres on guitar. One could find me playing metal, rock, funk, blues, classical (that's right, mozart, bach, etc.)- You get the idea. ESP is usually able to make all of those sound just find, regardless of which gui ...

OpusPocus94 12.08.2009 · Read full review
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Review of ESP M-50 Electric Guitar

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ESP M-50 Electric Guitar

Advantages: Good Quality
Disadvantages: Playability isn't fantastic

This is a fantastic looking guitar, it's perfect for beginners won't make too big a dent in your pcoket compared with many other good quality guitars. The M50 offers 2 humbucking pickups, Poplar body, tremolo bridge, a reversed headstock and an incredibl ...

sharene 24.02.2004 · Read full review
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Review of ESP M-50 Electric Guitar

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Squier by Fender Standard Stratocaster - Excellent first guitar

Advantages: Great sound. Low price. Good-looking. Reliable. Durable.
Disadvantages: None

This was my first guitar. When I decided to learn to play the guitar, I asked my guitar teacher to tell me what equipment I should get, and he wrote down on a sheet of paper what I needed and told me to go to a specific music store in Denmark Street, ...

babycougar 29.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Fender Squier Standard Strat

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Good first guitar

Advantages: last forever (probably), fender looks
Disadvantages: cheaply built

I own a 2005 affinity strat, and apart from some worn frets and rusty screws and dents and scrapes, it's like new, the neck hasn't bent at all, infact, the guitar has hardly needed any adjustment from new. This guitar is well worth the money if you want a ...

Ashlais 06.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Fender Squier Standard Strat

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