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speaking of companies primarily known for amps that also made guitars.........
By:  P. Briscoe (Non running-dog anti-imperial anti-Bush unapologist name-changer; 22369)
Posted on: 02-09-2019 17:20.
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Last summer at a shop I had the pleasure of dicking around on a vintage MusicMan Stingray II. They were made by Leo Fender himself and they are now somewhat rare.

MusicMan guitars with this same build quality were only a thing from 76-78. After that, Leo went on to found G&L and Ernie Ball bought MusicMan and they started cranking out boring and mediocre metal shred style guitars.

The Stingray Bass was and is very popular, and they still make a Stingray guitar that looks just like this, but I've played one of those, too and it's not the same.

The pre-Ernie Balls are just "better" and if I didn't have too many solidybody boltnecks already I would have bought it.





Edited by P. Briscoe at 2/9/2019 5:24:10 PM

Edited by P. Briscoe at 2/9/2019 5:24:35 PM