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Thread: Gibson VS Fender

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    Default Gibson VS Fender

    If you could only play one brand for the rest of your life...

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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Gibson.

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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Fender anyday and twice on every other day.

    Better quality, better feel. Even though, I actually own more Gibsons than Fenders. Weird!
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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Didn't we basically just do this with the Gibson/Fender scales?
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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    This thread ; kill it with fire before it lays eggs.

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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Fender....though if these 2 companies were the only choices I'd give up guitar and find a different hobby.
    Gravity...its just a theory

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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    As much as I love Gibsons, I am going to have to go with Fender. I just cannot do without an Esquire/Tele. It'd be the one guitar I'd choose if I had to have only one.

    Good thing none of us actually have to make this choice.
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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Gibson hands down.

    Also, I rock the acoustic on occasion.

    Fender acoustics suck.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mwalluk View Post
    Gibson hands down.

    Also, I rock the acoustic on occasion.

    Fender acoustics suck.

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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    As much as I like a good Strat or Tele, I have to go with Gibson. They're my comfort zone.

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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    BOTH.

    if it had to be one, Fender. You can stick humbuckers in a strat and get a meaty tone, or stick single coil sized buckers in a 'stang if you want that shorter scale feel. That's how I feel. Some may hate those options. I'll admit that I'd probably never take either of those modded fender options over a les paul, but if there were no les pauls, I'd be a Fender guy forever.

    But since there ARE les pauls, I need one. Always need to have one.
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    Quote Originally Posted by GuitarDoc View Post
    Fender anyday and twice on every other day.

    Better quality, better feel. Even though, I actually own more Gibsons than Fenders. Weird!
    Doc baby, has your medication been adjusted recently? You normally are the voice of reason, and now this?
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    It has been said that I have the greatest clean tone of all time.

    All Fender, baby!
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    I dig the wood!

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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Fender... not even a question for me...
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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Meh, same difference.

















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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Fender

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    Quote Originally Posted by jcthejester13 View Post
    It has been said that I have the greatest clean tone of all time.
    Yeah, if you're playing country.
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    Quote Originally Posted by phil_104 View Post
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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Considering the fact that I own 12 Gibsons and 1 Fender. I'll go with Gibson.

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    Default Re: Gibson VS Fender

    Fender Fender

    Fender

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