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Forum: Musician Talk 12-25-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 604
Posted By RickyThomson
Well, here's something "fresh", a few...

Well, here's something "fresh", a few records that i personally can't get enough of lately, the bands haven't been around for a long time, and have alot of punk influence.

Healthy Junkies
Healthy...
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-22-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By RickyThomson
Ok thanks for the tips, i'll look into that. If...

Ok thanks for the tips, i'll look into that. If think i'm going to replace the bridge soon anyway as one of the intonation saddles likes to move around quite a lot by itself.

I will try the wax...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-22-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By RickyThomson
Maybe they are suggesting electronic...

Maybe they are suggesting electronic interference.

Does the string buzz when unplugged? If yes, you might need to adjust your action (string height) or truss rod (neck tension) a tiny amount. But...
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-22-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By RickyThomson
Bridge/pickups turning orangey red colour

I have an epiphone les paul ebony (2012) and already the top half of the bridge pickup, and the top half of the saddle/bridge are turning an orangey red colour.

I imagine this is caused by sweat...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 11-30-2015, 04:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 649
Posted By RickyThomson
If you practice the same thing for 6 hours at a...

If you practice the same thing for 6 hours at a time, it quickly becomes a chore rather than something exciting. If you're not enjoying what you're doing, it can quickly become boring and you don't...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 05-16-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By RickyThomson
Maybe loosen your grip on the pick, or hold it...

Maybe loosen your grip on the pick, or hold it more angled towards the strings?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-12-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By RickyThomson
It's one of these...

It's one of these http://www.larslehmann.com/uploads/pics/FX25.jpg, with a phaser (or flanger) i've read in a few places



Oh, with auto-wah i meant to say the dynamic ones. Depending on how hard...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-12-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 471
Posted By RickyThomson
Envelope Filter?

Trying to recreate the sound in the main riff in "no doubt - just a girl". From what i've heard, the guitar is using a DOD FX25 Envelope Filter.

What are some other pedals, that do the same thing...
Forum: Recording 12-10-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 889
Posted By RickyThomson
I got hold of some headphones labelled as 'ch700...

I got hold of some headphones labelled as 'ch700 studio reference' made by Samson. Not very expensive (about 25), just so i could listen to music without over the top bass output. I prefer them if...
Forum: Recording 10-31-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,060
Posted By RickyThomson
I don't do much recording other than being able...

I don't do much recording other than being able to hear what my playing is like once in a while. I use audacity for that:
http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

Audacity itself doesn't do much in terms...
Forum: The Pit 10-27-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 693
Posted By RickyThomson
My dad had a guitar lying around the house ever...

My dad had a guitar lying around the house ever since i was a kid, he played it occasionally. Curiosity took over one day so i picked it up. Being a listener of bands that broke alot of rules in...
Forum: The Pit 10-15-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,614
Posted By RickyThomson
Opium for the masses :puke: ...really though,...

Opium for the masses
:puke:

...really though, must be done for attention / ad views. I can't see how anyone (other than the young girl being taken advantage of) can see that as a serious...
Forum: The Pit 09-21-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,093
Posted By RickyThomson
Forget about everything you know on guitar for an...

Forget about everything you know on guitar for an entire week and just don't touch it. When you come back to it, you'll enjoy it. I always found that if i play the same things again and again for...
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-07-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 945
Posted By RickyThomson
One thing is reallllllllllly slow bends with a...

One thing is reallllllllllly slow bends with a load of vibrato. Makes for some wicked ambient/psychedelic noise.
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-07-2013, 02:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 945
Posted By RickyThomson
Try cranking the volume as someone already said....

Try cranking the volume as someone already said. If that doesn't work, here's an idea; If you got an overdrive pedal try putting it at the front of your setup, you can use it to add a ton of sustain....
Forum: Musician Talk 05-30-2013, 08:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 637
Posted By RickyThomson
Check out some of their live sets/footage on...

Check out some of their live sets/footage on youtube. Can't say i know much about either band... but you should be able to see if they're using barre/power chords through videos.
Forum: Guitar Techniques 05-30-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By RickyThomson
What i tend to do, is take a few bars of a...

What i tend to do, is take a few bars of a riff/melody and play it slowly until i've memorized a chunk. Next i'll play several bars at a slighter faster tempo, then increasing the speed until i start...
Forum: The Pit 05-27-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 3,481
Posted By RickyThomson
Prison Break Beavis and Butthead Stargate...

Prison Break
Beavis and Butthead
Stargate SG-1
Ergo Proxy
Ren and Stimpy
X-Files
The Lone Gunmen (x-files spin off)
Ghost In The Shell
Farscape
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 05-21-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 438
Posted By RickyThomson
Checked your pickup heights? Try adjusting them a...

Checked your pickup heights? Try adjusting them a bit.
Forum: The Pit 05-19-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 750
Posted By RickyThomson
Thanks for the info, it's always nice to see...

Thanks for the info, it's always nice to see people express themselves openly.
Forum: The Pit 05-18-2013, 09:06 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,394
Posted By RickyThomson
flang as in wang. :D flan-ger sounds like some...

flang as in wang. :D

flan-ger sounds like some sort of custard cake to me.
Forum: Guitar Techniques 05-06-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,267
Posted By RickyThomson
As others said, you don't get the same...

As others said, you don't get the same "attack" without a pick.
But it also depends on what you are playing... try playing some ramones stuff without a pick lol. You'll have shredded nails and...
Forum: The Pit 05-04-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,386
Posted By RickyThomson
The ring. (the original japanese version)

The ring. (the original japanese version)
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-26-2013, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By RickyThomson
Awesome. Thanks both.

Awesome. Thanks both.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-26-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By RickyThomson
I'm no electrician, but reading that, it's just a...

I'm no electrician, but reading that, it's just a case of not exceeding the output voltage?

Found some info on boss products:

PSA-240 Output voltage: 9v DC 200mA regulated
PH-3 = 50 mA
DS-1 = 4...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-26-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By RickyThomson
Powering different pedals?

Ok, so for a while i've been using a BOSS PSA-240 9v adapter with a 5way daisy chain to power my 3 boss pedals (sd-1, ds-1, ph-3). I am considering trying out one of...
Forum: The Pit 04-23-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 2,445
Posted By RickyThomson
Astrologists, Astronauts, and Bus drivers. :D

Astrologists, Astronauts, and Bus drivers. :D
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-23-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,297
Posted By RickyThomson
Don't worry about JUST being able to play it at...

Don't worry about JUST being able to play it at the right tempo/speed... work on your bends. that's another thing that typically takes a while to get right. If you bend to the wrong note you can...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-22-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,333
Posted By RickyThomson
If you get pain in your thumb it could mean you...

If you get pain in your thumb it could mean you are pressing too hard from the back of your hand. When playing barre-chords you only want to have your thumb resting on the back lightly, most of the...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-14-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 838
Posted By RickyThomson
Yeh, that is basically what i've been doing. I...

Yeh, that is basically what i've been doing. I have an Epi les paul though, which is indeed a setneck.

I'm not too worried about snapping the neck, as i'm pretty confident with the limit at which...
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