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Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-26-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 176
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: 547
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: 302
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: 110
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: 319
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: 319
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.
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-24-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 319
Posted By monwobobbo
the 2014 standards have much of the same specs as...

the 2014 standards have much of the same specs as the 61. thin neck and the small pickguard. older model standards tend to have the fatter neck and the larger pickguard. personally I prefer the 61...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-24-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 395
Posted By monwobobbo
maybe you can't but don't speak for the rest of...

maybe you can't but don't speak for the rest of us. while it's true that there are certain volume based tones that are harder to achieve at lower levels it's not impossible. I have a 50 watt tube...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-20-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 301
Posted By monwobobbo
not sure about the cost in the UK but fender...

not sure about the cost in the UK but fender makes a nice strat with flame maple top. you might be able to find a used one at this point.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-19-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 845
Posted By monwobobbo
agree. while the nuances of erics playing have...

agree. while the nuances of erics playing have remained fairly the same his tone has changed with different gear. no one will mistake the woman tone found on cream songs like Sunshine Of Your Love...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-19-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 256
Posted By monwobobbo
the early MIJ Squiers are pretty decent guitars....

the early MIJ Squiers are pretty decent guitars. be aware though that they have the old specs as well. 7 1/4" fretboard radius, 21 frets and the neck has a gloss finish (maple). the pickups and...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-19-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 420
Posted By monwobobbo
my 2 cents OP the Peavey Windsor was designed to...

my 2 cents

OP the Peavey Windsor was designed to be like a Marshall head (jcm 800). it's single channel so if you need both cleans and distortion then it's not your best bet. with a decent overdrive...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-16-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 792
Posted By monwobobbo
dude if you want useful answers then you're gonna...

dude if you want useful answers then you're gonna have to give way more info.
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-16-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 204
Posted By monwobobbo
giving stock answer if the guitar offers...

giving stock answer


if the guitar offers something not available on the standard model or is totally different then great. a variation on a stock model that is easy to duplicate then can't get...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-15-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 484
Posted By monwobobbo
best advice. there are a couple of Chinese clone...

best advice. there are a couple of Chinese clone companies that have better affordable pedals out than behringer. tried a couple and while I thought they sounded ok the break easy. cheap is a tough...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-14-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 212
Posted By monwobobbo
look into a Morley wah. either a classic or power...

look into a Morley wah. either a classic or power wah should do the trick
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-12-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 247
Posted By monwobobbo
neither setup is going to make a huge difference....

neither setup is going to make a huge difference. your amp choices while not bad won't matter much as to which guitar you use with them.
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-12-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By monwobobbo
these days US BC Rich guitars are basically...

these days US BC Rich guitars are basically custom shop deals there aren't any production guitars made anymore. as mentioned their higher end production models are fairly decent.
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-11-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 267
Posted By monwobobbo
what is your idea of a "vintage" strat...

what is your idea of a "vintage" strat sound? traditionally a strat bridge pickup is very trebley . what you may want to consider is having the bridge position hooked up to a tone control to roll off...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-10-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 341
Posted By monwobobbo
more info on that red strat please. you show no...

more info on that red strat please. you show no headstock and it has features of both MIM and US (or neither) the neck is 22 frets with what appears to be abalone position markers (high end US...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-10-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 682
Posted By monwobobbo
agree it depends on the model. as mentioned a...

agree it depends on the model. as mentioned a guitar that just has a couple of minor changes that could be done easily probably isn't worth the extra money. if the specs can't be had on a non sig...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-10-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 178
Posted By monwobobbo
perhaps look into the MXR Univibe pedal that...

perhaps look into the MXR Univibe pedal that might work for you
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-08-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By monwobobbo
Lace Sensor blue or red if you want more balls....

Lace Sensor blue or red if you want more balls. they retain much of the positives of single coils and will give you a more humbucker sound. the nice highs and higher mids will be there for sure. have...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-08-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 776
Posted By monwobobbo
hmm... I manage to get a reasonable early...

hmm... I manage to get a reasonable early Metallica sound out of my VK 112 and don't agree with all that has been said. now a speaker swap is always a good start. an overdrive is essential. I use a...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-08-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 300
Posted By monwobobbo
I use a Zoom digital 8 track. I do use a POD with...

I use a Zoom digital 8 track. I do use a POD with it so far as getting a decent recording of my live setup has proven harder than I thought. keep in mind that it's not just the gear but also the room...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-07-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 767
Posted By monwobobbo
just about pissed myself laughing I needed that. ...

just about pissed myself laughing I needed that. :haha:

OP sounds to me like you need to take some time and learn to play as well as learn more about gear and how it all works before worrying...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-05-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 182
Posted By monwobobbo
i have severe doubts that that is a 76 SG....

i have severe doubts that that is a 76 SG. position markers are wrong for starters. no pic of front of headstock which would help. also don't remember Gibson stamping sg standard on guitars at that...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-04-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By monwobobbo
the model pictured is a good one grab it. sadly...

the model pictured is a good one grab it. sadly they aren't made any more. it's an NJ series from the early 2000s. very nice. as mentioned the newer ones vary and there really isn't one made now...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-01-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 557
Posted By monwobobbo
as you are beginner I can't stress enough to try...

as you are beginner I can't stress enough to try before you buy. specs are fine and all but nothing will tell you more than actually holding and playing a guitar. also keep an open mind. yes steve...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-01-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 488
Posted By monwobobbo
love gary. like many players that have been...

love gary. like many players that have been around for a while gary has had a few different tones. while many concentrate on his newer blues tones I prefer his older stuff. gary's early 80s strat...
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