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Posted: 14 May 08, 05:35 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

The event will be in Buckinghamshire Near Aylesbury. (south east)

Date: 12th July
Times:-
12:00 - Stalls (Setup time)
12:30 - Public

End time:- 6pm

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Venue address:

Butlers Cross Village hall
Butlers Cross
Aylesbury
Bucks
HP17 0TX

What the event will include is..
- Homemade guitars from Fans
- Commercial Brian may guitars
- A few stands selling / advertising
- People able to play on stage with their guitar.
- Able to meet new people, and exchange tips
- Try equipment, effects, amps ect…
- Meet new red special fans
- Exchange building tips
- See how to build a guitar
- Jam sessions throughout the day

- The event has also been opened up to people who have made any sort of guitar, Fender, Gibson, PRS or even there own


Format of the event.

Stalls- Displays of Guitars
- Amplifiers
- Effects peddles / Treble boosters
- Show off your Setup
- Allparts Uk - Taking orders for parts (TBC)
- A-strings (TBC)
- Selling
- Building of a Red Special

(At some stalls it maybe possible to try other peoples guitars, Setups, but please respect owners wishes if they don't want to)


Stage- Ac30's set up in a Brian May Fashon
- Drums
- Bass (*if anyone would like to play bass let me know)

I hope this year people will all get a chance to go up on stage and show off there guitar, and gear.
- Introduction
- Tell us about yourself
- About you Gear? Why certain boosters?
- What made you a fan of the guitar?
- Tell us about your guitar?
- Demo of the Guitar + Gear

(Stage will be recorded, and video recorded. You can opt out)

Entrance Fees:-
-£2 - Genaral public viewing
-£4 - Displays / Stall

Further details on - www.Rs-onevision.site.vu

For a stall contact with full name, and what you bringing to - Redspecial_tk@hotmail.com


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Posted: 19 May 08, 05:49 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Move it to here and you have a deal.


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Posted: 19 May 08, 06:20 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

well maybe one day.

Already have someone coming from Australia so i think its good where it is atm.

I've added details to my website on how to get there and will be adding details from airports and hotels.

www.rs-onevision.site.vu


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Posted: 19 May 08, 07:48 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Hah! This other person from Australia has a job, I suspect.

I probably wouldn't travel abroad to a guitar meet-up, unless it involved hot women being there. It's just the principle of the thing.

Best of luck!


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Posted: 21 May 08, 18:20 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Just thought i would give some details of gear....

Guitars:-

Bmg's
Bmg Super (possibly 2)
Rs Classic's
Kz pro (Possibly 3)
Kz Jnr - not 100% confirmed.
Dillion
Burns
Guild's
Homemades (possibly 7)


Amps:-

Ac30's (Possibly 5)
Vox Valvetronics
Vox Brian May amps
Vox Ac1


Boosters and effects:-

Pete Cornish - TB83, TB83 Extra, TB83 Duplex
Greg Fryer - 2005 Touring, 2006 Touring
Foxx Phaser
Boss CE-1 Chorus
Splitter's
Guild TB
Line 6 Pro Pedal Board
BM Digitech pedal


Other Guitars:-

Telecaster - 60's copy
David Gilmore Strat copy


Stage:-

Drums
2 ac30's


Presentations during the day:-

- Rs Restoration Talk, by a well known member of the board, will also be bringing his Homemade guitar, which Brian May himself has tried. Talking about the involvement he had with the RS restoration and also visiting Brian's House.

- Building Talk + Presemtation - I will have a full size body of an RS which you can see the Chambers, The Oak cores. I will have a Laptop running with pictures on slide show with presentations on it all day. I will answer any questions anyone has about building, so please come and bring your projects!


Stalls are avaliable still, If you wish to come please message me and I will reserve a table
redspecial_tk@hotmail.com

thanks matt



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