Melissa Ethridge's Guitar

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  1. DeltaGold84

    DeltaGold84 Well-Known Member

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    Im currently at a Melissa Ethridge concert with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra. Could anyone tell me what kind of guitar this is? image.jpeg
     
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    6-string?
     
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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    Srs though. Ovation.
     
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    I think she usually plays a 12 string Ovation.
     
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    Neat lookin' guitar

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    This Elite TX 12-string features Ovation’s Contour Bowl composite body, which maximizes acoustic output and is ergonomically designed for comfort in any playing position. A deluxe AA solid-spruce top and Ovation’s legendary lightweight, yet high-strength bracing give this guitar tremendous sonic power. An ultra-thin textured enamel black finish allows the soundboard to resonate freely, and soundports on the bass-string side of Ovation’s sculpted cutaway composite body enhance lower-frequency projection. Shaped to offer the fast feel of an electric guitar, the slim, hard-rock maple neck delivers superior sustain, while the OP-Pro preamp and OCP-1K pickup produce uncompromising plugged-in performance.
     
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    Nunz Lar's lurking. VIP

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    She has her own model. Melissa Etheridge Ovation.
     
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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    That bowl shaped back is a dead giveaway.
     
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    Avery Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Wtf?! The first 5 responses should have been calling him a fag for going to a Melissa Ethridge concert!
     
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    I've plunked around with one or two at the local Guitar Center. Ovation makes some nice guitars.
     
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    Here's a better picture.
     

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    Definitely has the bowl shape!
     
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    I think yhats the one! Thank you!
     
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    Piezo pickups sound retarded. Why do they all use them sounds like ducks quacking
     
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    BrulesRules Just grab 'em in the biscuits VIP

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    Didn't know Lillith Fair was still a thing.
     
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    Avery Well-Known Member Banned User

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    My first thought was Lillith fair too. Was gonna incorporate that in my comeback if op got mouthy over my fag post.
     
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    Indeed they do.

    When I was doing bluegrass, we used one large diaphragm mic and moved in and out depending on who was doing what. Those things sound great, but with no volume adjust, they can pickup your stomach growling.
     
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    Murcielago Smoke me a kipper, I'll be back for breakfast

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    They make some nice stuff, my newest acoustic/electric is the six-string version of the Elite TX. Sounds is great, despite the unusual sound hole design.

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    Round body takes a bit of getting used to.
     
  18. DeltaGold84

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    Here is the white version she did her encore with. image.jpeg
     
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    What do you call 11,000 lesbians with assault rifles?
     
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    RH Goatcabin Notable Member VIP

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    Ovation. Horrible guitars