Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby nausearockpig » Sat Jun 10, 2017 7:44 pm

someguy wrote:
nausearockpig wrote:Relapses aside, is DN now living completely clean? No beer, nothing?


Sounds like it- he even quit smoking cigs.


God that would be awful, what a horrible way to live. Not being able to have a beer or two due to the danger of relapsing onto drugs.
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby Sight Laber » Sat Jun 10, 2017 9:57 pm

nausearockpig wrote:
someguy wrote:
nausearockpig wrote:Relapses aside, is DN now living completely clean? No beer, nothing?


Sounds like it- he even quit smoking cigs.


God that would be awful, what a horrible way to live. Not being able to have a beer or two due to the danger of relapsing onto drugs.

It does suck. A beer buzz is the gateway to warm phone calls and reminiscing with old pals. This leads to wanting to feel something more and that usually is your drug of choice. A beer buzz is not enough. You're constantly searching for that next level. Then a night turns into a week of calling in sick, etc. I live it.
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby creep » Sat Jun 10, 2017 10:02 pm

I don't think Dave ever drank even when he wasn't clean??

For me these days a beer buzz leads to cheeseburgers, pizza and ice cream. :oldtimer:
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby nausearockpig » Sun Jun 11, 2017 1:19 am

Sight Laber wrote:
nausearockpig wrote:
someguy wrote:
nausearockpig wrote:Relapses aside, is DN now living completely clean? No beer, nothing?


Sounds like it- he even quit smoking cigs.


God that would be awful, what a horrible way to live. Not being able to have a beer or two due to the danger of relapsing onto drugs.

It does suck. A beer buzz is the gateway to warm phone calls and reminiscing with old pals. This leads to wanting to feel something more and that usually is your drug of choice. A beer buzz is not enough. You're constantly searching for that next level. Then a night turns into a week of calling in sick, etc. I live it.


Jesus.
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby danhans » Sun Jun 11, 2017 11:22 am

Used to be that way but thats all in the passed. These days I vape some weed and a couple of glasses of whiskey and I'm good. :thumb:
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby ja littlehelper » Mon Jun 12, 2017 10:41 pm

I'm that way too!! I can't even have a beer cause I'll go straight to the dope. I've been clean and sober for 2 and half years. And m fucking miserable lol!!
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby kv » Tue Jun 13, 2017 4:27 am

A lot of time helps a lot. For some people anyway...others, like you said, 1-2 drinks is a hell of a gamble
(And when I say a lot of time I mean 10+ years)
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby Juana » Tue Jun 13, 2017 12:24 pm

Sometimes not even time helps I was at a friends wedding and the father of the groom had been sober for like 17 years and had one glass of champagne, after about a 6 month bender he is now back on the wagon. Shit affects people in all kinds of different ways. Personally I like drying out for a month or two namely for health reasons but also because when I do have a drink I drink a lot less and get my buzz and my brisket.
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby sonny » Sat Jun 17, 2017 3:44 pm

guysmiley wrote:Back in his possession 26 years later. Probably his most identifiable guitar from the Ritual era. You can see it in the Milan video. Probably a prototype for the first Starfield Cabriolet later made for Ibanez. It seems to have been refinished in yellow at some point after he smashed the guitar at Lolla.

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tried to buy that guitar from someone more than once. the guy i was talking to kept it under his bed still in pieces. would love to have it still. also, i'm not completely sure it's a starfield. i'm pretty sure it was a custom job for dave specifically. a one off guitar. that's all a memory though.

good to see it's still around.
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby Six7Six7 » Sat Jun 17, 2017 5:02 pm

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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby kv » Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:31 am

Oh stop 67 :slap:

How's life Sonny? :drink:
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby guysmiley » Sun Jun 18, 2017 8:45 am

Wow a sonny post. I'm honored. How are you? :wave:
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Re: Dave got his gold "Tele" Starfield Cabriolet Back

Postby Six7Six7 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:03 pm

kv wrote:Oh stop 67 :slap:



I didn't say anything.
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