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Capt Amazo
01-04-2011, 11:45 PM
I'd love to get a sanshin this year. Its awesome, and I sorta have a 'thing' for eastern instruments. Anyone on here ever played one or know where they can be ordered that's within the US? I can get it from ASOVIVA but that's fairly pricey and international shipping only adds to that.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyFgG6ZLv8s


It's either this or try for a RISA Les Paul (in sunburst of course!) but those are maaaaaaaaaaddd expensive.

Danke, everybody! :D

mm stan
01-05-2011, 12:59 AM
Aloha Capt Amazo,
That was totally awesome....How cool!!! thanks for sharing.....Have fun and enjoy and good Luck finding one...MM Stan

Uncle Leroy
01-05-2011, 03:02 AM
I live on Okinawa, I could probably get you one and send it to you via US Mail. PM me if interested.

Capt Amazo
01-05-2011, 10:48 AM
I might have to take you up on that offer, Uncle Leroy! :D
I just need to wait and see how much money is available for my gift. Thanks for the help!

Glad you liked it MM Stan. I was amazed when I found this cover. And Thanks! :D

Uncle Leroy
01-05-2011, 12:20 PM
No worries, just let me know.

tjomball
01-17-2011, 08:08 AM
@ Uncle Leroy Are we talking about the instrument I know as Shamisen? If so I'd love to know how to get hold of one.. Tried finding one in Norway. Ended up with a banjo instead. But I want one so bad after hearing Yoshida Brothers.. :D