Electric Guitars/Samick HFB - 590

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Gary Shea wrote at 2015-03-24 19:57:04
Hi Basil and Johnny,

I had a Samick endorsement in the mid 90`s and I have this exact bass, the HFB-590. I had a choice at their offices in L.A. of White, Black, or Sunburst. I chose the Sunburst for it`s retro looks.

I have since replaced the piezo pick up with a Fishman Audio pick up. This is a great bass as far as I`m concerned and I`ve tried many other brands over the years. I use mine regularly and plan on keeping it as it`s now over 20 years old and aging nicely.



Gary Shea



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Johnny Genocide

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I can answer questions regarding playing, guitar models, guitar construction, amplifiers, effects, starting a band, recording and touring. As the Guitarist and singer for No Alternative I have recorded a number of albums, singles and CDs as well as extensive touring. I can also answer questions about starting a band and recording.

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I have been a guitar player for 26 years. I play and tour with No Alternative. With a number of CDs out there are also 14 bands that have recorded my songs.

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ASCAP

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Can You Hear Me, Live at the Deaf Club (With KGB) SF Underground, Subterranean Records (No Alternative) Backtracks, Subterranean Records (No Alternative) Lifeline/No Alternative, Bull Dog Records (No Alternative) Johnny Got His Gun, Wingnut Records (No Alternative) SF Nights, Bachuus Archives (No Alternative)

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B.S., Organic Chemistry

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