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Ok boys, I know your gear addiction and quest for the perfect tone trickles down to your floor gear. Let's see what you got. I'll...

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Sascha Franck 15 hours ago
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Here are some links to threads which are very good and a useful & informative read! Check 'em out to broaden your...

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G650 3 weeks ago
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Going to have to take a zero-tolerance one-strike approach on this stuff because some of you guys just can't seem to stay out of...

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Whitecat 24th February 2020
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According to this article, most beginners abandon within a year: As...

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marba 1 hour ago
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Guitar cabinet impulse responses are a great way to get an amazing guitar tone. But do they really sound like the original? I've...

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Yuri Kogan 2 hours ago
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Amp/cab sim does not sound like the real thing to my ears. That does not mean it sounds bad, actually i think the sounds are...

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Ahol09 4 hours ago
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Late '70s early '80s Fernandes/Burny Bass (Japan). This one I'm setting up for smoother styles and low string noise playing. I...

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Gruner 8 hours ago
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Hi everyone, I need tips from people who have experience with pickup systems in the studio. I'm the "classic"...

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John Eppstein 12 hours ago
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There is just something about that axe that draws me in. Anybody play or own one? What do you think or are they just hipster...

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nitrateaudio 13 hours ago
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The owner of our company passed away from Covid. His family is asking me to sell this 6-string bass. I know it is a high-end bass...

Eric Shults
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Eric Shults 14 hours ago
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One thing that attracts guitarists to valve amps is that when you crank the amp loud enough, you get that amazing 'power amp...

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Trashman 22 hours ago
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So, I am looking for a low wattage combo amp for suitable for home recording and jamming out in a practice room. between 2 and 10...

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enorbet2 1 day ago
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Hi people, so, I am getting into amps. I’ve had an Orange AD30TC combo for many years and I’ve always just plugged in and...

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enorbet2 1 day ago
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Hi! 2 questions... I wanna put a 'bucker in the bridge position of my mustang (they have dedicated slider switches for each...

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enorbet2 1 day ago
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Hi folks I've got a nicer bass that I keep in the studio. Not much of a player myself, but it's been very helpful for writing...

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themiracle 1 day ago
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Just bought an se silver sky, I love the playability. My question is, the pickup don't have that vintage Strat bell like tone. So...

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STLBrad 1 day ago
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What is happening: I recently moved to a new house that was built in the 50s and is also close to some high voltage power...

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_starbelly 1 day ago
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Just saw this video. Kinda crazy how a 4x10 out of plastic actually stands up to a marshall with Vintage 30s. Neat...

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John Eppstein 1 day ago
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Got an Ibanez RG121, and bought a set of Dr Strings DDT-11-54s. Managed to get the top E to tune but it was extremely taut. Tried...

Harlowe Thrombey
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noah330 2 days ago
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I'll get to the pickup bit but first some context. So normally I'm a traditionalist when it comes to guitars (Fender...

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J_Gervasi 3 days ago
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Brazos Electric Guitar I have owned since the early 90's. I am guessing it was built in the mid to late 80s. I have been told it...

Ken C
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Ken C 3 days ago
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Hello all, I have spent years lugging around my Fender DR to be mic'd during gigs. Some venues nowadays are requiring that...

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Sascha Franck 3 days ago
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I'm wondering who you think is the best guitarist in the world, and why? It's difficult but it's got to be between players like...

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CupcakeKitten 3 days ago
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Hi, does it make sense to buy and modify the inductor of this cry baby from late 80? maybe throw it in a Sabbadius?

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MAXX VADA 3 days ago
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There is a lot of debate about modellers vs real guitar amps, but before modellers it was the valve amps vs transistor amps...

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lame pseudonym 4 days ago
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hey guys... this might be a borderline obscure/open ended question but here goes... i play a japanese squier venus,...

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studentofplato 5 days ago
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Hey everyone! I'm a drummer :-) But I am also playing guitar and composing music mainly in a postrock/soundtrack/alt rock...

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lame pseudonym 6 days ago
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I have an 80's Japanese Strat with the Fender logo Floyd Rose tremolo. The intonation isn't horribly off, but it is flat on...

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gixertrix 6 days ago
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Having never picked up a guitar in my life I know nothing about them, except I really dig the 70s funk bass sound. I have a...

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Herzton 6 days ago
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Looking for a good chair to do recording on my DAW AND also one the you can flip up the arms and comfortably play guitar. Good...

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JBVN 1 week ago
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Hello! I’ve been playing the classical flute for six years now, and would like to try the Irish flute. Are there in major...

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Horbetiz 1 week ago
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Hey all- I have a cheap jasmin acoustic in the studio and I want to set it up for really aggressive picking- mostly power...

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brotastic 1 week ago
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Wondering what brand these mics are - see...

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Peller 1 week ago
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Looking to go the Marshall route for getting some chunky doom tones - think early Sabbath, The Obsessed, Electric Wizard, Sunn...

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G650 1 week ago
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Hi I'm looking for a 500 Series Opto Compressor capable of producing the best bass tones in the recording studio. I narrowed my...

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Gruner 1 week ago
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Thinking about bying one of these just for a fun fx on stage, but interested if anyone here have tried these guitars? I probably...

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John Eppstein 1 week ago
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I was watching an old Star Licks video from Steve Lukather of Toto, which came out about 1985 I believe. At the start of the...

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John Eppstein 1 week ago
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I've been researching a topic I never thought of before.....nitro vs poly. Random observations re: refinishing a 1967 electric...

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Brent Hahn 1 week ago
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Hello everyone, Just joined here for some advice and ideas. I play guitar and also have an interest in synths and DIY...

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itsjustausername 1 week ago
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Hi guys, I need advice as to what type of fuzz could be used in these songs. If it's even a fuzz pedal or could it be overdrive/...

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John Eppstein 1 week ago
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Hi, After years of servicing, it seems like my beloved Micro POG has decided to die quietly. No more sound passing thru, no...

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baranger1 1 week ago
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Hi guys! im struggling trying to recreate this kind of distortion in my bass, any thoughs ?Thanks...

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Gruner 1 week ago
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I've got a Mooer GE300 amp modeller/effects unit, and for every amp model it also allows you to choose the type of tube (or...

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AfterViewer 1 week ago
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Alright so I have a Mooer GE300 amp modelling/effects unit which I recently bought. I've used real guitar amps/effects in the...

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grannis 1 week ago
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Ok I'm venturing into valve amp head territory after mainly recording direct with software modellers. I've decided to stick with...

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gixertrix 2 weeks ago
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Hello, and thanks for reading my post. I have a strange electric noise coming from my amp, ONLY at my studio building...

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John Eppstein 2 weeks ago
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So currently, I'm using a Marshall CODE. I love most of the sounds, but didn't until I created my own presets. I almost returned...

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jonljacobi 2 weeks ago
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I've recently got a Mooer GE300 amp modelling/effects unit and have been experimenting with the different amps and cabs on it. I...

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John Eppstein 2 weeks ago
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I've been looking into guitar amp stands and I've noticed that most of the ones of the market seem to be really low down, between...

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John Eppstein 2 weeks ago
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Hello all! I'd like to get some assistance before I modify this vintage piece of equipment. I've seen a lot of people talk...

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John Eppstein 2 weeks ago
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Just wondering ... after seeing the horrendously high prices of Gibson guitars (as compared to Fender guitars). A good mid range...

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kennybro 2 weeks ago
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I recently acquired 2 guitars (see pics). I did a little research and question a few musician friends about them. The results...

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kennybro 2 weeks ago
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Right now my gigging amp is a Fender Rumble 100, the earlier kind with the fuzzy exterior and a 15. It's great, but beat-up...

Brent Hahn
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kennybro 2 weeks ago