PRS new Logo

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  1. RockstarScholar

    RockstarScholar New Member

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    I like the old logo better rather than the new one with signature of Paul Reed Smith
     
  2. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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    You mean on the SE line?
     
  3. Boogie

    Boogie SuperD

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    That’s a first for me. Every comment so far has been in favor of making the SE logo look more like that of the core line. To each their own. ;)
     
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  4. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Opinions vary. First time I've heard this take.
     
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  5. jdag

    jdag New Member

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    Count me in the camp of the signature logo being FAR more attractive. I've had both styles and think it really elevates my 2017 SE Custom.
     
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  6. andy474x

    andy474x Knows the Drill

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    I don't care about looks, but the new logo sounds a lot better.
     
  7. Boogie

    Boogie SuperD

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    I think it’s now impregnated with brass dust.
     
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  8. RockstarScholar

    RockstarScholar New Member

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    Yes, on all new releases of PRS
     
  9. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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    Eh...I dig it.
     
  10. rugerpc

    rugerpc A♥ hoards guitars ♥A
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    Studies show that the new logo improves sustain by almost .05%.
     
  11. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Was the fairyometer used, or the plectrum analyzer?
     
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  12. andy474x

    andy474x Knows the Drill

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    Neither, we went for the least accurate method possible... we had Scott Grove tell us what he thought.

    There's a lot more that got left out.
     
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  13. Ovibos

    Ovibos NOW with 100% MORE baby tigers!

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    Oh man, I need this. Can I send my SE to the PTC to get it upgraded?
     
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  14. shinksma

    shinksma What? I get a title?

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    So you joined the forum for the express reason of informing us of your opinion on a headstock change that occurred 12 months ago? Weird.

    Do you dislike the Core headstock too? Because the SE headstock now closely resembles the Core PRS line.

    Anyway, what PRS do you own/play/covet? You in a band?
     
  15. DuncanCE22

    DuncanCE22 New Member

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    Same reason people don't like the CBS era fender head stock, makes the tone dreadful.
     
  16. Stevie F

    Stevie F New Member

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    What band do you play in? are you a full time musician?
     
  17. Stevie F

    Stevie F New Member

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    It's to add value to the company (completing the brand image) like all that is voiced on this forum
     
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  18. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    I agree. They made the Sergio Edition logo so small, and his signature so big.
     
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  19. shinksma

    shinksma What? I get a title?

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    Not sure why that is relevant to my question to the OP: I was trying to steer the thread to a more useful conversation, rather than the oddly phrased negative first post to a forum about a feature change that occurred 12 months ago. Look at it this way: if a friend comes up to you after knowing them for a few months or years and says "that guitar you play sure has a weird headstock, I tried to like it for a year but I still don't like it, I might even hate it, I liked the old one" you might have time to appreciate the opinion, and discuss the merits of one vs the other. But if a complete stranger walks up to you and says the same thing, why should you give them the time of day?

    Anyway, yes, I'm in a band called Hard To Port - we are what we call Celtic Fusion. We are all part-time musicians - we mostly all have office jobs to pay the bills. We also run a Sound Production company called H2P Sound Productions. We run sound for many of the mid-sized folk and related festivals here in Central Florida.

    So, is the OP in a band, do they just jam in their bedroom or basement or garage (nothing wrong with that!), do they have one or more PRSi, and which ones are they? Do they want more? Let's find out more about this OP!
     
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  20. Elliot

    Elliot Still a New Member

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    Stevie strikes again
     
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