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Although a soft wood, it has a rich and warm tone with a smooth sustain.
To get the best possible experience, it is therefore important that you’ve done some research and decided on what kind of model you’re looking for.
In this feature we’ll look at a handful of models with David Gilmour’s tones in mind. You are the musician and the guitar is the tool you use to express your feelings and music.
It may sound like a cliché but you need to be at one with the guitar for the inspiration to flow.
Now, there is the never ending debate on whether or not different types of wood plays a role. Still, having said that, what’s more important is the thickness of the wood, laquer and obviously the pickups.
A good tip when you’re trying out new guitars is to focus on how the guitar plays and sound acoustically.Like the neck, the wood used for the body, and its quality, plays a role in how the guitar sound.Alder is used in most Fender Strats mainly because of its light weight and it’s easy to finish due to minimal grain lines.In the 80s and early 90s, Japanese Fenders were well known for being superior to any other models and the quality is still top notch.