Are GHS Flea Boomers better than GHS Boomers?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by UtBDan, Nov 12, 2004.


  1. UtBDan

    UtBDan

    Oct 29, 2004
    Connecticut
    I was just curious. THe price is like 3 bucks difference, so it really matter when I ordered the Flea's, but I wanted to know...
     
  2. slugworth

    slugworth Banned

    Jun 12, 2003
    So. Calif.
    Guess where the $3 goes...
     
  3. UtBDan

    UtBDan

    Oct 29, 2004
    Connecticut
    to... Flea... ?

    EDIT: And what's the name of that song in your sig? Is it by ELP?
     
  4. slugworth

    slugworth Banned

    Jun 12, 2003
    So. Calif.
    CORRECT-AMUNDO!!! x2!
     
  5. DemoEtc

    DemoEtc

    Aug 18, 2004
    Probably only a dollar (or less) goes to Flea. The rest goes to the manufacturer - for 'advertising and distribution costs incurred.' :)
     
  6. Thonk

    Thonk

    Sep 14, 2003
    UK
    Yep its ELP's Its Karn Evil 9 1st Impression from there 1973 Brain Salad Surgery LP
     
  7. Toasted

    Toasted

    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK

    I doubt very much that any money per set goes to Flea.

    They probably just paid Q-Prime a lump sum to use the name.
     
  8. slugworth

    slugworth Banned

    Jun 12, 2003
    So. Calif.
    A ripoff, pure & simple.