Tell me what nation on this earth, was not born of tragedy-Primordial
Ye it does look silly, as if they're trying to get a radio signal through their amp or sumin
Some people just perfer the look. Its also good for if you play in standard tuning as well as something like d or c open because you dont have to worry about not having enough string, however in the example you gave that probably isnt the condition since there way to long