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Old 12-10-2013, 05:42 AM
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I agree its nice to have the choice, but the question posed here is more about why don't people make that choice. I suspect more than any prejudice or association with Ovation or desire to have wood, it probably is a combination of sound and looks.
Probably the simple truth, there is a beauty to wood that is undeniable. Alistairs favorite guitars are his wood veneers. That probably alone says a lot. Ironically I find them not really to my liking cause I truly think in the bright light his reflective weave is as good as it gets on stage. And I do love peoples reaction to how a guitar sound comes out of something so different from what they are used to seeing.
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