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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 4:02 am    Post subject: The Mystrious Gibson Moderne Reply with quote

Can't wait for the new one!

Premier Guitar Magazine:The Mysterious Gibson Moderne (Link)

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 4:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Check out this thread (link)



Moderne XI is one of Gibson's limited runs coming October 2011

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 5:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

That is a Gibson I am actually excited about.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 8:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

they should make a robot moderne so the ad strapline can say:

MODERNE TECHNOLOGY

(you can have that one for free, gibson)
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 8:54 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I don't understand the big deal about these guitars. They look like the aborted fetus of a flying v.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 1:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah, shop student leaning to use the band saw. Wonkee plonkee.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 4:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

How about this one?

Epiphone Moderne



It was part of an Epiphone limited edition USA collection that was never released. They were designed by Kurt Hendrick.


Epiphone Comet



Epiphone Apollo



Epiphone Futura


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 5:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Billy3000 wrote:
I don't understand the big deal about these guitars. They look like the aborted fetus of a flying v.


^ THIS
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 5:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

AH! that Epiphone Moderne Jcyphe posted is way better. I didn't mind the Gibson moderne til i now see what it could have been.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 6:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I like the Epiphone Moderne.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 7:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The Apollo isn't bad. I kinda like the look of a 50's diner V.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 8:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

stewart wrote:
they should make a robot moderne so the ad strapline can say:

MODERNE TECHNOLOGY

(you can have that one for free, gibson)


...but the customer will be paying list $3,999/street $2,499.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 9:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dannymec wrote:
The Apollo isn't bad. I kinda like the look of a 50's diner V.

I was gonna say the very same thing Razz
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 10:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

jcyphe - the binding and pickguards make a big difference. Liking those and the lower price too.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 11:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dannymec wrote:
The Apollo isn't bad. I kinda like the look of a 50's diner V.


yup. like it.
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 23, 2011 1:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

24HRS2MDNT wrote:
jcyphe - the binding and pickguards make a big difference. Liking those and the lower price too.


What lower price? They were never released. Laughing
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 23, 2011 9:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

THIS


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PostPosted: Wed Feb 23, 2011 9:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Bo was the man.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 24, 2011 6:13 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

jcyphe wrote:
24HRS2MDNT wrote:
jcyphe - the binding and pickguards make a big difference. Liking those and the lower price too.


What lower price? They were never released. Laughing


Doh! Shame then. Epis are usually more affordable than Gibstone.

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 24, 2011 8:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

jcyphe wrote:
How about this one?

Epiphone Moderne



It was part of an Epiphone limited edition USA collection that was never released. They were designed by Kurt Hendrick.


Epiphone Comet



Epiphone Apollo



Epiphone Futura



yes!
i was talking about these in a thread a while back.

i thought for sure i saw one of these at Mars Music (nashville location) when they were still in business. That was like 10 years ago. damn.
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