Bingo! When something has been around for your entire life, you often don't realize that there was a time when that might not have existed. Go back and watch Woodstock and see how they had to mic all the acoustic guitars. That's 1969, which for many of us were high school days.It's hard to remember now but there was a time when it was almost impossible to get a good and loud acoustic sound on stage.
In the earliest days we were all blown away by the Ovations because of that one thing