Still have my goldtop. Solid and dependable. Played it stock for many years. Tastes changed and swapped in some lower wind pickups, but kept the 5-way. I toy with the idea of putting a 3-way switch, but I like some of the tele/strat tones I can get. It covers a lot of bases.
I happened to catch part of an old Buddy special on PBS last night. Great footage with Lionel Hampton and other jazz greats.
For me, it is often difficult to separate the artist from the work. There are many I can’t tolerate any longer. I’ll leave it at that.
My eyes gravitate towards the singlecut version but I can definitely hear the differences when listening to the PRS videos of the 594 models. The double cut has a different low end. They’re different and one may prefer one over the other.
I have a bottle of Roche Thomas fingerboard oil that is probably 10 years old. A little goes a long way. I recall John Suhr recommended it here on a previous thread.
That being said, I use mineral oil on my wood cutting boards. Thanks Mr. Kirn!
Totally agree re the ads! Ad blockers do help if using a browser but not on the iPhone app.
while I’m at it, I’m not enjoying Instagram as much since it turned into tiktok overnight with the introduction of “reels”. :bonk
The tops I’ve seen on the S2 594s so far aren’t matched up so well. I’m not big on flame tops, I wish they’d actually done more solid colors and a goldtop. They’ve only done a few limited solid colors on the 594 (except for the thinline which is all mahogany body).
A used core 594 appears to be...