On Mon, Feb 4, 2013 at 11:50 PM, erik mattheis <gozz at gozz.com> wrote: > Perhaps someone will get some joy out of the old story of my most > recently purchased guitar. Well, I know I did. In a music shop a few years ago chatting with the guy behind the counter while we did stuff. Mentioned getting a Rick and he said "Just get a neck-through Yamaha; same sound, less money." I didn't think it was worth arguing about.