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Posted 22 December 2016 - 12:06 PM

View PostDangerDan, on 20 December 2016 - 02:23 PM, said:

I've never been to an event like this, so excuse me if it's a silly question, but, would basses be likely to come at a discount at something like this, or do people try stuff out and then just order it online cheaper when they get home?
A bit of both. Some stuff is a little discounted. I think most of it about the same price, but there is plenty to try
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Posted 22 December 2016 - 03:53 PM

Got a reminder email just now. It said early bird discounts end at midnight. Went to book tickets and Earlybird sales had ended. Probably won't go now. It is probably really well organised but for me it is 100% cods up to date.

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Posted 26 December 2016 - 07:11 PM

I see Nik Huber guitars will be there. Chances of a Krautster II with a Bigsby at a massive discount?

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Posted 30 December 2016 - 09:53 PM

Got my ticket for Saturday
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Posted 31 December 2016 - 12:53 AM

Well, I've only found out about it by reading this thread today; It might be worth strolling in on the Saturday, though.

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Posted 03 January 2017 - 04:07 PM

Looking forward to my 4th show.
Who would you like to see there?
My LBGS wish would be Heinrik Linder and Nathan East oh and Pino of course.

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Posted 06 January 2017 - 08:18 PM

Este Haim and Darryl Jones :-)

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Posted 12 January 2017 - 07:14 PM

Cody Wright... restricted to one day, I'm going on whatever day they put him on!

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Posted 12 January 2017 - 08:32 PM

No Maruszczyk?? One of my mates is interested in trying/buying one - there's still time for them to join up isn't there?

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Posted 12 January 2017 - 08:38 PM

If Adrian and crew are going I'm giving it a miss. I can't afford a divorce at the moment!

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 09:12 AM

Tickets and hotel booked - Charic and I will be at the Basschat stand so come and say hello!! We'll have some polo shirts and a bunch of lanyards to give away. We'll sort a schedule of 'meet times' when we know the plan. I'll try and bring a kettle :)

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 09:34 AM

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 01:09 PM

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 02:26 PM

I'm sending a bulk email currently but for anyone who doesn't see it, use the code 'BASSCHAT' for a 20% discount

www.londonbassguitarshow.com/buy-tickets

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 05:19 PM

Aww, I bought mine the other day
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Posted 17 January 2017 - 08:24 PM

I have created a Facebook event for Basschat at the LBGS! :)

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 08:01 AM

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 11:49 AM

Thought I might as well have a trip along to see what it is like.
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Posted 18 January 2017 - 03:05 PM

Wish I lived a bit closer to London when things like this come up.

Is it just me who thinks it means something other than bass guitars when they see LBGS? :huh:
I thought I was getting 20% off a roger from Roger!

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 03:27 PM

View Postxgsjx, on 18 January 2017 - 03:05 PM, said:

Wish I lived a bit closer to London when things like this come up.

Is it just me who thinks it means something other than bass guitars when they see LBGS? :huh:
I thought I was getting 20% off a roger from Roger!

Funnily enough when I lived in Oxfordshire it was a real pain to get to, but from York it's much easier via the fast train. Go figure.

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 08:03 PM

I usually stay in Walton on Thames and get the train up from there. Looks like there is going to be engineering works which will make it impossible to get the overground from Clapham Junction to Olympia! Bugger.

I'm now looking at perhaps staying in Richmond. Train from there to Wilseden Green and then overground.

Just thought I would mention it in case anyone else is thinking of getting the overground from Clapham Junction.

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 08:14 PM

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Just thought I would mention it in case anyone else is thinking of getting the overground from Clapham Junction.

Thanks - that would have been my plan!
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Posted 18 January 2017 - 09:59 PM

I'll be there on the Saturday! Whoop :)

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 10:01 PM

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 10:07 PM

Will there be the usual deafening slap-fest demos this year? Will probably give my ears a rest this year.

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Posted 19 January 2017 - 03:16 PM

View PostDowndown, on 18 January 2017 - 10:07 PM, said:

Will there be the usual deafening slap-fest demos this year? Will probably give my ears a rest this year.
I hope not. If ut us it will be the first and last I go to.

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Posted 19 January 2017 - 06:00 PM

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Will there be the usual deafening slap-fest demos this year? Will probably give my ears a rest this year.

I've been the last two years. Not again.

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Posted 19 January 2017 - 07:05 PM

You do get a free pair of ear protectors as you go in....will most probably be there on Saturday.

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Posted 19 January 2017 - 07:11 PM

Sat most likely for me too, unless a gig occurs of course.
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Posted 19 January 2017 - 08:19 PM

View PostLozz196, on 19 January 2017 - 07:11 PM, said:

Sat most likely for me too, unless a gig occurs of course.

Same as last year? You, me and Si? I think aDx will also be joining us...

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