Saturday, November 3

Saturday Song

Lie down, stretch out, and get lost in it, ma hunnies.

8 comments:

  1. Nice solo from Johnny Diesel, there. Thought Farnham was going to burst a vessel for a moment.

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  2. love it, thanks.

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  3. i think it is: John Farnham &Jimmy Barnes (Johnny Diesel's (Mark Lizotte) brother-in-law...... and it does look like Diesel on the Les Paul..... modified with maybe seymour duncan antiquity P-90 Soapbar Pickups?

    at any rate..... these guys are bad bad bad.....

    "When Something is Wrong With My Baby" (Written by Isaac Hayes / David Porter)

    watch Diesel manhandle a Gretsch in this session.....

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  4. Hard to say, GD...I'm uncertain if Seymour Duncan made Antiquity P90's in 1991, which is when they cut this cover.

    Perhaps they are Gibson P90 reissues...?

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  5. could be.... there are a few other after-market P-90 Soapbars out there.... i'm trying to remember if any of the les pauls came OEM with soapbars.... i think their P-90s were all metal chrome style, but i have seen les pauls with the Soapbars before.... these sound very nice.... most of the modern humbuckers are more staccato by nature....

    yeah.... it could be that he's playing a vintage les paul: 1952-53 les paul goldtop models had a 3 piece carved top , goldtop finish , trapeze tailpiece bridge , 2 soapbar p-90 pickups with cream covers , kluson tuners , nickel plated parts , 5/8" knobs , bound top and fingerboard ( very early models had unbound fingerboards ) ,"Les Paul Model" silkscreened on peghead in gold , mahogany back and neck .

    that's the gold-top..... but it shows they used p-90 soapbars OEM.... Link

    Diesel obviously goes for the vintage sound as evidenced on that other video working the Gretsch as well.

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  6. Anonymous1:57 AM

    check out harmonic design's p-90 series.

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  7. Sshanks10:36 AM

    Why not feature someone who has been out of the garage since before 1972 on LNMC. See http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5llfHPzt4H4

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  8. Anonymous3:00 PM

    Heh indeedy! Luvs those P90s - gimme one good 'dog-ear' and I'll howl all nite long.

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