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  1. The Jam Room
    Hi all, new to this site so apologies if i've missed any forum etiquette I'm searching for a modern fusion tone, but struggling and after some advice/feedback. I've played over a couple of fusion backing tracks to give a sample of what it is im'm after. I'm playing a Suhr guitar through a...
  2. Amps and Amp Modeling
    Have a Marshall 8100 valvestate that's been sitting a little while..When I was connecting it up today with a Lexicon MPX G2, I noticed that there are different frequencies coming through (almost like turning the dial on an AM radio). It doesn't seem to do this with the guitar plugged straight...
  3. The Guitar Rack
    Hi all, I'm in the market for a new guitar. I've been playing for around 20+ years. I've played in a few bands and recorded several albums, and am very hands-on with tone, etc. I have a very good amp/effects setup that took a long time to piece together, with some custom components, that gets...
  4. The Guitar Rack
    Which guitar has a closer tone to an ESP LTD H/M series guitar? An Epiphone SG w/double humbuckers or an Arias Pro II w/single coils?
  5. Amps and Amp Modeling
    Hi mates Been searching something helpful to get those cranked tones of Woody on the early 70s mainly at bedroom volume level. My actual setting is Fender Classic 50s Tele (i´m looking in to get a humbucking guitar too) and a 5/2.5 watts Ampeg GVT 5-110 amp. The last thing i tried was a Red...
  6. Lossless Audio Bootlegs
    i attended that show, and saw the second coming of JIMI there posted here before, i have made new links i ripped the original tape to audacity in wave today here is the original post:by the greatgooglymoogly quote David Sancious And Tone Live At My Fathers Place...
  7. The Guitar Rack
    Hi I have a 92/93 Mexican made Fender Strat and I was going to change the pickups, but decided that they have a nice sound to them. I have been reading up on ways to mod your guitar and found some interesting information. These may sound like dumb questions with obvious answers, but this is...
  8. The Guitar Rack
    Hi, I've always like heavy burning tones. I customised a Gordon Smith Graf (english softwood wierd body) with a DiMazio 70's double humbucker pickup on the bridge with 2 phase control switches (not available any more). Instead of going for power i went for poo. Choosing the weakest signal on...
  9. The Guitar Rack
    Any thoughts on how I go about this guys tone? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a0xaO5AJRsc Your input would be great!:dance:
  10. The Guitar Rack
    Most people place Push/Pull pots in the Tone position. I always thought that the volume position would be optimal because it is (on most guitars) generally closer to your hand, making it faster and easier to manipulate. What do you guys think about Push/Pull pot placement?
  11. Amps and Amp Modeling
    I just started this website to offer some beginning advice on dialing in a brutal death metal guitar sound. It's still being refined and updated, but check it out and see what you think. http://deathmetaltone.110mb.com
  12. Amps and Amp Modeling
    Hey guys Im just wondering if anyone has any ideas how to get that ''vioin'' guitar tone that players such as eric johnson have i play a les paul & ibanez rg 560 through a line 6 flextone 3, i also have a t rex mudhoney distortion and a HBE compressor if thats any help any advice on how to...
  13. The Guitar Rack
    Who do you think has the worst tone? I nominate Billie Joe Armstrong.
  14. The Guitar Rack
    I'm going to built a Jake E Lee Charvel Strat (http://flickr.com/photos/sullyville/2251051968/in/set-72157594519280433) but need help on what pickups are a good combo to get that heavy metal sound. I really want to get Randy Rhoads tone though. I thought about Dimarzio D Activator-X Bridge...
  15. The Guitar Rack
    You can try a dozen guitars at your local music store and be able to identify exactly what it is that you like about their individual sound. You can see any part of the tonal spectrum, from extreme definition that will make your fingers bleed, to extreme sustain that will keep you from picking...
  16. Amps and Amp Modeling
    I dont care how YOU get tone. JUST GET IT!!!
  17. Amps and Amp Modeling
    Here are 3 very similar tones. These are all Marshall tones, but are even more similar than the just the brand name. what is it that they all share? lots of mid? what? 1st example www. youtube. com/watch?v=QsHTmHSqQEg 2nd example: www. youtube. com/watch?v=FJjzVjrpHEU 3rd example: www...
  18. Amps and Amp Modeling
    Hi guys. Well, after much time away from guitar I finally have the time and motivation to seriously practice. Right now I'm using a vamp2 thru comp. speakers and it's ok for at home practicing, but I'm going to need a real amp to begin gigging in the future. My ? to you guys is what...
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