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Forum: Electric Guitar 10-22-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 316
Posted By monwobobbo
nice

nice
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-16-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 330
Posted By monwobobbo
this. when you say gary moore are you talking...

this. when you say gary moore are you talking about his blues era tone or one of his others? if it's the blues era then a LP with humbuckers was used and you just aren't getting that out of a strat....
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-10-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 309
Posted By monwobobbo
jaguars were originally made with single coils so...

jaguars were originally made with single coils so I'm thinking fender didn't find humbuckers necessary.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 10-08-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,564
Posted By monwobobbo
why use a pedal if your amp can do it without...

why use a pedal if your amp can do it without help. oh no pedal dies then what you're screwed. I have a high gain amp and use an overdrive. hey what do you know more tonal options. geez what next why...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-07-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 499
Posted By monwobobbo
you may want to consider an American standard....

you may want to consider an American standard. with the money you save going this route you can get the pickups of your choice and even an lsr nut if you wish. this will taylor the guitar to your...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-06-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 705
Posted By monwobobbo
crap amp will negate any positives of a good...

crap amp will negate any positives of a good guitar. HSS strat sounds like what you need to me. I'd think real hard about getting a better amp and perhaps a decent midrange guitar with the money you...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 10-01-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 801
Posted By monwobobbo
I tend to use my Valveking for practice as it's...

I tend to use my Valveking for practice as it's setup in my living room. there have been times where I only had one amp and used it for both.
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-01-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 155
Posted By monwobobbo
you need to find the sourse of the buzzing and...

you need to find the sourse of the buzzing and get that fixed. if it has a bad fret then getting that filed would seem like the thing to do.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-24-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 675
Posted By monwobobbo
agree. BCR has gotten a rep based on their 90s...

agree. BCR has gotten a rep based on their 90s guitars which often weren't very good. the new stuff is usually fairly decent (in it's price range). any of the neck thru guitars are good.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-24-2014, 04:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By monwobobbo
blues based hard rock doesn't really require a...

blues based hard rock doesn't really require a bunch of fx. I play a ton of 70s hard rock stuff and my live setup is only overdrive, wha, delay and phaser. my main amp is a Peavey Ultra which is a 3...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-23-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By monwobobbo
budget and location would help. also more...

budget and location would help. also more specifics on what you want.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-22-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By monwobobbo
way better amp would be the thing to do before...

way better amp would be the thing to do before worrying about fx.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-21-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 259
Posted By monwobobbo
played through one a few times and for many tones...

played through one a few times and for many tones it was really good. honestly though I prefer the Valveking overall. the clean channel on the VK seemed a little better and the overdrive channel has...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-21-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 259
Posted By monwobobbo
sorry buddy but that amp really isn't gonna get...

sorry buddy but that amp really isn't gonna get you that tone regardless of what pedals you use. it's a beginner level practice amp. learn the song have fun but don't expect to sound very close to...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-20-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 259
Posted By monwobobbo
what amp? the short answer is you could probably...

what amp? the short answer is you could probably get away with doing that but don't expect the tone to be real close.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-19-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 813
Posted By monwobobbo
knowing how to get the most out of your gear is...

knowing how to get the most out of your gear is often more important than the gear itself. I play blues using a BC Rich Eagle and a Peavey Ultra amp. most would say that is a metal rig (which it does...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-18-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By monwobobbo
have owned a Bich and a Mockingbird over the...

have owned a Bich and a Mockingbird over the years and currently have an Eagle. as for whether it's worth getting it depends on which series you are talking about. the lower end stuff is just ok. the...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-16-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 377
Posted By monwobobbo
good set up is the key. I prefer mine to be set...

good set up is the key. I prefer mine to be set to float as the slight pull up helps to un kink strings. often a well filed nut does a world of good. keep in mind that Hendrix managed to stay...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-13-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 370
Posted By monwobobbo
Cratty buddy I think you are to caught up in...

Cratty buddy I think you are to caught up in trying to match a pedal to an amp to get a sound that most likely wasn't produced originally by either. tone chasing can be a tough game and starting with...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-13-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 366
Posted By monwobobbo
this may sound crazy at first but have you...

this may sound crazy at first but have you considered playing rightie. I'm a leftie myself but after a year or so of using crappy rightie guitars flipped (this was the late 70s when lefty guitars...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-12-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 694
Posted By monwobobbo
"vintage tone" is all about advertising...

"vintage tone" is all about advertising buzz. tone is all about how you use it. what ever the current flavor is that is "modern". just remember that in 1956 a Fender was "modern" rock tone for...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-12-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 501
Posted By monwobobbo
if there was a nuclear winter then I'm thinking...

if there was a nuclear winter then I'm thinking the guitar would be used for fire. not sure if singles of humbuckers would provide more heat.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-04-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,684
Posted By monwobobbo
I tend to buck the stereotypes with my choices. I...

I tend to buck the stereotypes with my choices. I play a lot of hard rock and metal with an SSS strat for starters. sure it's not ideal for modern metal but there is plenty of good metally tones to...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-04-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 390
Posted By monwobobbo
first let me say that a Hondo strat won't ever be...

first let me say that a Hondo strat won't ever be worth much. they were budget guitars and honestly not that good. fine for beginners but not much more.

now if you have the chance to get a truly...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-26-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By monwobobbo
ESP has a more shred orientated neck. the...

ESP has a more shred orientated neck. the compound radius on the fender won't feel quite the same as a standard fender neck. to me it would depend on what I wanted out of the guitar. keep in mind...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-26-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 618
Posted By monwobobbo
what Strat/Tele tones are you really after. I'm a...

what Strat/Tele tones are you really after. I'm a strat guy but to me that means Hendrix, Blackmore or Yngwie more than the clean tone stuff. singles mean a different mind set if you are used to...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-26-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By monwobobbo
ummm.... then why a shred guitar. would think...

ummm.... then why a shred guitar. would think that a guitar that is good for rhythm needs would be better (chord clarity, heavy sound etc.)
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-26-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By monwobobbo
although the Hamer is a decent guitar the godin...

although the Hamer is a decent guitar the godin is the better bet.
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-26-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By monwobobbo
well they might work better than the 57s. tony's...

well they might work better than the 57s. tony's sound for Heaven and Hell is different than the old sound. he tuned to D for that to accommodate dio's vocal range. tony's sound can be tough to...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-25-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By monwobobbo
what era are you talking about. tony's sound has...

what era are you talking about. tony's sound has changed over the years. for the older stuff they will work but I wouldn't call them ideal. also really depends on the rest of your setup.
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