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by jay
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Glen Campbell's Mosrite Balladere I, Model 401
Replies: 23
Views: 6976

The Curse of Semie Moseley's Acoustics

Semie Moseley never really knew what he was doing when it came to making acoustic guitars, he was more interested in making electric guitars. The woods were not properly dried out and the construction wasn't beefy enough, and the lacquer finish was put on with too many layers, too quickly. A sum of ...
by jay
Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Glen's Music Videos Through The Years
Replies: 28
Views: 3075

Re: Glen's Music Videos Through The Years

They got a lot of mileage out the day at the railyard. Or maybe they went there for several shoots. And the merry go around carousel! I am betting that is the one at Griffith Park...the same place Glen had the picture taken in front of the old steam engine (sideburns in that picture were same length...
by jay
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Best of Glen Campbell on YouTube
Replies: 320
Views: 38740

Re: Best of Glen Campbell on YouTube

KM...I would have lost a TON of $$$ on that. I would have never guessed it was that early. Thanks for schooling!
by jay
Mon Dec 31, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Best of Glen Campbell on YouTube
Replies: 320
Views: 38740

Re: Best of Glen Campbell on YouTube

Any idea when Glen incorporated that into his routine? I wonder what female influence suggested it.
by jay
Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Early 60's W.G. Barker Archtop
Replies: 4
Views: 1200

Re: Early 60's W.G. Barker Archtop

Drew! Thanks for taking the time to post that information. So often, as you are aware, these guitars get lost after the picture is taken. To be able to follow a significant guitar to the present is as interesting as the story that first brought it to print. So many of Glen's guitars whereabouts are ...
by jay
Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: Glen Campbell's Mosrite Balladere I, Model 401
Replies: 23
Views: 6976

Joe Chambers Description of Glen Campbell's Mosrite Balladere

GLen Campbell's Mosrite Balladere is currently on display at the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville, Tennessee. Joe Chambers, Museum Founder and CEO, shared this information about his exhibit: " A friend of mine called me about this guitar. As with most of Glen’s guitars, Glen either gav...
by jay
Thu Dec 13, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: 11 Best Glen Campbell Christmas Songs
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Re: 11 Best Glen Campbell Christmas Songs

Thank you herseydenvar for sharing these songs of Glens. They are timeless.
by jay
Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Individual Guitars Glen Campbell has Played
Topic: 1969 Ovation Glen Campbell Artist Balladeer 1127/1627
Replies: 9
Views: 2845

1969 Ovation Glen Campbell Artist Balladeer 1127

H ere is Glen with a very early Glen Campbell Artist Balladeer 1127: 69 Ovation Glen Campbell Artist Balladeer 1127.jpg T he unique aspect, which helps date its production, is the winged bridge. Ovation transitioned, briefly, from a 5 point bridge on their 1st generation acoustics, to a unique wing...
by jay
Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: Lost Glen Campbell Album 'Sings For The King' Released
Replies: 21
Views: 1605

Re: Lost Glen Campbell Album 'Sings For The King' Released

arlw, Welcome to the new age. Convenience and buying online has a lot to offer. And you are experiencing the epitome of all the negatives associated with it. No customer service...just a canned remark. No culpability. Nobody on the line. Truly appears like they ran the business as the customers fund...
by jay
Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: All Things Glen
Topic: True Grit 50 Year Celebration in Ridgway, Colorado!
Replies: 0
Views: 234

True Grit 50 Year Celebration in Ridgway, Colorado!

It appears that in October 2019, Ridgway is going to host a festival honoring this occasion. In preliminary talks, it appears that the Ridgway Chamber of Commerce is going to go all out for his occasion, hoping to bring in celebrities related to the movie. I have attached the press release that was ...