I researched this briefly recently and the Les Trem 2 can replace any Tune-o-matic bridge and gets good reviews. I have no personal experience with it but many reviews say it’s better than a Bigsby.
The ridiculous Alan Parsons video I cited was far from great, and more windbreaking than groundbreaking. Some of you are acting as if TV, movies and other modes of visual storytelling never existed till the ‘80s. It wasn’t as brand new as you’d like to think.
Excellent points. I dig schlocky garbage, tho. I grew up on Brady Bunch reruns, for crying out loud. That show was made without any attention to detail. It was poorly written and acted. And I loved it. Same with these crappy videos.
We have the football game one TV and an ’80s videos channel on another. I’m seeing a lot of cringeworthy computer animations that may have been programmed on a pocket calculator. I just saw an Alan Parsons Project video starring a guy watching a football game and some woman is mad about this and...
At least relicing can change the way a guitar feels in your hands, affecting the actual playing experience. Not sure how it could make a similar difference in an old tweed, unless you and your amp are on more intimate terms.
Too bad you left $100K in sweet gear behind when you were forced to flee from Canada to a drug-ravaged, bullet-ridden tropical hellhole. If only you’d sold some of that stuff before bolting, you could buy that SG. Maybe even some pickups.
I think this is one of those times you should let your emotions guide you. You’ve fallen in love with the AAAAA top. It’ll be difficult to find again. Take the leap. The others are replaceable if you later change your mind.