Jump to content
Gibson Brands Forums

Interesting- a slightly thinner J-45 with rosewood, and a real nice demo


62burst
 Share

Recommended Posts

. . . the more comfy body depth might push the rosewood tone out, and it might also push the EQ more strongly to the mids. "Just curious". It passed the test where it made me go to a better playback method (headphones/studio monitors).

From the it's the singer, not the song dept, Sam Hunter making this J-45 Rosie do an archtop jazz box impression:

 

It sure is red, though.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Highly qualified playing in this test - which stays in the soft section.

I can't identify the type of wood, but these cans clearly get a well sounding, surprising loose new guitar. The burst lies close to some of the earliest Hummingbirds - that means h o t

Listening again the rose may step forward, , , still primarily hear steel.

A creation worth trying - will look out for it, , , and sooner or later (after alcohol-bathing both hands) take it from some wall. Asked a shop keeper the other day. It should be no threat to nitro.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

He also did a J-55 shoot that same day. The J-55 might have actually been runner up in my recent search.

I post this only because listening to the two back to back was quite interesting in a tamed, but decisive sonic adventure sort of way. Similarities and differences both exist.

 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...