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  1. The Golden Boy

    The Golden Boy New Member

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    Hi.

    I'm Dave. I'm the Golden Boy. I'm a Cancer that like sunsets, puppy dog kisses, long walks and short piers.

    Some of you may recognize my username from a few dozen forums over the past 20 some years...

    I've been playing for about (oh good God) 40 years now- not that you'd ever know it from hearing me play. I play a lot less now and mostly play bass these days- but pull the Marshall out when they need me.

    I settled on my '78 2204 almost 30 years ago- that was it. I've heard some people say "that amp is a one trick pony- but what a trick!" I also have an 81 Park- I'd guess it's one of the last "real" Parks made-

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    tallcoolone Well-Known Member

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    Let’s hear that Park!
     
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    The Golden Boy New Member

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    You know- the Marshall sounds so much better than the Park.

    The Park had been "worked on" before I got it- changed over to EL-34s, 2 holes drilled in the chassis- I assume an effects loop- and not the cleanest work done on the board. It sounded "OK," but not as sweet and open and effortless as the Marshall. Last year or so, I had Ben at Cream City Music do some work to it- it sounds SO much better now- It's outrageously cool, but still second string to the Marshall.
     
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    Micky Well-Known Member VIP Member

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    Greetings!
     
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    :welcome:to the forum...

    :cheers:
     
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    I like the cut of your jib, Dave!!!!
    Superb kit you have there.
    Welcome, welcome!!
    I am also a Cancerian!
    Reading our Astrolgical notes for this weekend:
    "Cancer: Bad News...You've got Crabs.........but don't worry, they've got Cancer!"

    Phew!! That's a relief!!
    :welcome:
     
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    ampmadscientist Well-Known Member

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    Ahhh
    a Renaissance man.
    Thank you for joining us, welcome to the forum Dave :cheers:.
     
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    Wooferhead1 Well-Known Member

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    Rock it out of Park Dave! :shred2:
     
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    tubes Well-Known Member

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    Welcome Golden Boy.
    You can park here.

    (Sheesh. Did I really say that? So lame.)
     
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    Mitchell Pearrow Well-Known Member

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    :cheers:
    :welcome: This is after all the Marshall forum, kick back, rock out, throw some clips together,
    Have a couple of cold ones.
    Enjoy this forum as intended.
    Cheers Mitch
     

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