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Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Yesterday, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By GaryBillington
I know we PM'd about this, but so everyone else...

I know we PM'd about this, but so everyone else knows:

My advice is to send back the Line 6 Spider that is due to arrive soon & start a "What amp?" thread. As a rule, the majority of your sound...
Forum: Promote YOUR Band Yesterday, 03:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 12
Posted By GaryBillington
Can't we at least get things like Halloween, Xmas...

Can't we at least get things like Halloween, Xmas and Easter out of the way before we start getting spammed with Mothers Day crap?
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-27-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 282
Posted By GaryBillington
^ Yeah, I just went for the one that was most...

^ Yeah, I just went for the one that was most different! #feelingcontroversial :haha:
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-27-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 282
Posted By GaryBillington
They're close enough to fool the uneducated...

They're close enough to fool the uneducated :shrug:

The way I see it, someone who doesn't know guitars would be impressed with either, all they'd see is something unusual and impressive looking...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 159
Posted By GaryBillington
IMO, your tuner can be wherever on your board is...

IMO, your tuner can be wherever on your board is most convenient. So long as it's a decent pedal, having it in any position won't have any effect on your sound whatsoever. It's something you'll...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-26-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 282
Posted By GaryBillington
^ An Agile beats a Chinese copy any day of the...

^ An Agile beats a Chinese copy any day of the week!
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-26-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 282
Posted By GaryBillington
In that case, if you just want it to look at and...

In that case, if you just want it to look at and for the occasional novelty playing session, watch out on sites like ebay for a used no-name Chinese copy.

They exist out there even if they aren't...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 207
Posted By GaryBillington
Go for the G5. You won't regret it, and I don't...

Go for the G5. You won't regret it, and I don't believe there's anything out there that competes in terms of value for money.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 159
Posted By GaryBillington
If that's the order that works best for you, then...

If that's the order that works best for you, then it's the correct order.

If you still need to ask if it's right, you haven't experimented enough.
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-25-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 198
Posted By GaryBillington
If you're going to spend that sort of money,...

If you're going to spend that sort of money, you'd be better off buying one of the better recommended interfaces from the sticky.
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-25-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 198
Posted By GaryBillington
That's the one that's mentioned in the interfaces...

That's the one that's mentioned in the interfaces sticky. If you shop around, you can find unbranded versions of it cheaper than the Berhinger version.
Forum: Musician Talk 07-25-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 635
Posted By GaryBillington
This is why the definition of a 'good' guitar...

This is why the definition of a 'good' guitar cannot be defined (especially when it comes to Gibson). I've hated lots of technically great guitars and I've loved lots of techncally lower spec...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-25-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 282
Posted By GaryBillington
Have you actually played one? Are you sure it's...

Have you actually played one? Are you sure it's really what you need?

I can understand the thing about it being a dream guitar, but I used to own a doubleneck (admittedly not the Epiphone) and...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-25-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 198
Posted By GaryBillington
...

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1541771

The cheapest recommendation can be had for under 10. There is no excuse for not doing this properly.

What you are attempting to do...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 230
Posted By GaryBillington
+1 to this. Also, if this is your first step...

+1 to this.

Also, if this is your first step into the world of effects pedals, you might be better off spending your money on something like a Zoom G3. It's within your budget, includes a few...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-24-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 206
Posted By GaryBillington
Most of my kit comes from ebay. There's always...

Most of my kit comes from ebay. There's always loads on there, and there are some real bargains to be had depending on your patience.

There's also craigslist, but I'm not sure the UK site has a...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-24-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 206
Posted By GaryBillington
How come you don't like going second hand? I...

How come you don't like going second hand?

I know Carrot's post was a bit tongue-in-cheek, but being serious you could get a lot more guitar if you were to go used.
Forum: Recordings 07-23-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 135
Posted By GaryBillington
This. This this this this this. Sure, if you...

This. This this this this this.

Sure, if you actually want to learn about recording, buy the kit, learn how to use it, master your skills, and maybe in a year or two you'll have something...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-23-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 248
Posted By GaryBillington
Equipment is needed, but doesn't have to be...

Equipment is needed, but doesn't have to be expensive.

If you go to the Recordings sub-forum, there's a stickied thread that provides loads of recommendations for the interface you'll need to get...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-23-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 414
Posted By GaryBillington
What about getting a guitar like the Kay Effector...

What about getting a guitar like the Kay Effector that has built in effects?

(There are probably others, but that's the one I can think of off the top of my head)
Forum: Recordings 07-21-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 110
Posted By GaryBillington
Use it for backup. You can never have too many...

Use it for backup. You can never have too many backups!
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 229
Posted By GaryBillington
Zoom G3/G5.

Zoom G3/G5.
Forum: Recordings 07-21-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 195
Posted By GaryBillington
Lots of people use Reaper. It's the recommended...

Lots of people use Reaper. It's the recommended software in the stickied thread which also details the equipment you need.
Forum: Recordings 07-20-2014, 04:17 AM
Replies: 3,964
Views: 65,632
Posted By GaryBillington
The pickups were Wilkinsons in that first run...

The pickups were Wilkinsons in that first run weren't they?

About 10ish years ago I used to hang about with Chappers occasionally, so I've actually played the original Chappers guitar - the original...
Forum: Tab Talk 07-20-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 133
Posted By GaryBillington
With that kit, you'll probably want to use the...

With that kit, you'll probably want to use the humbucker pickup and have the amp clean with the Rat set to medium/heavyish gain. It won't be bang on the MY tone, but it should sound pretty good for...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-19-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 306
Posted By GaryBillington
If you're going to have a look at standalone...

If you're going to have a look at standalone pedals for your auto-wah, the EHX Worm is worthy of investigation. I use it as my only wah effect, but it also does Phase, Trem & Vibrato and has an...
Forum: Tab Talk 07-19-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 133
Posted By GaryBillington
I don't believe Malcolm Young uses any...

I don't believe Malcolm Young uses any pedals.

You'll sometimes see magazines etc publishing interviews with guitarists where they talk through their setup, with a diagram detailing the route...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-19-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 306
Posted By GaryBillington
The G3 definitely does, and I believe the effects...

The G3 definitely does, and I believe the effects options are identical between the two units.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-18-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 306
Posted By GaryBillington
+1

+1
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-18-2014, 06:20 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 1,174
Posted By GaryBillington
Do you expect someone selling a product to point...

Do you expect someone selling a product to point out it's faults, or to use the marketing information provided by the manufacturer?

Thomann are trying to sell these amps, they aren't likely to do...
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