#1
im looking to buy a good metal guitar anywhere from 500-800$ any suggestions
some bands i like are, the devil wears prada, despised icon, parkway drive, underoath,vanna,a day to rememer.
#2
what amp do you have?
and do you want active pups and/or a floyd rose?
some suggestions:
schecter hellraiser hardtail
schecterhellraiser floyd rose
schecter c-1 classic(more versatile)
Jackson dkmg dinky
Jackson dk2m dinky

EDIT: links cuz the other guy had them

http://guitars.musiciansfriend.com/product/Schecter-C1-Hellraiser-Electric-Guitar?sku=518451
http://guitars.musiciansfriend.com/product/Schecter-C1-Hellraiser-FR-Electric-Guitar?sku=518471
http://guitars.musiciansfriend.com/product/Jackson-DK2M-Dinky-Electric-Guitar?sku=517588
http://guitars.musiciansfriend.com/product/Schecter-C1-Classic-Electric-Guitar?sku=513072
THE JACKSON DKMG GOT DISCONTINUED
im making a thread on this ASAP
Last edited by stratdud39 at Dec 11, 2008,
#3
Those bands don't sound very metal.
Main Gear:

ESP Eclipse CTM I
Dean 'Shards' Razorback
Chapman Guitars ML-1
Ibanez AEL40SE Acoustic
Blackstar HT-5 Mini Stack
EHX Metal Muff
EHX Small Clone
#4
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Quote by stratdud39
yeah i dont no any of those bands i just assumed they were metal cuz TS said so..

theyre like screamo/hardcore/metalcore/mathcore
#7
Well, i've got a Dean Razorback at the moment, and I play metalcore and it fits quite perfect, but it's over your budget. My second suggestion would've been an ESP LTD Horizon of some sort.

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#9
yea i have a marshall valvestate, ive already been playing for about 5 years, i have a fender american telecaster, im just looking for something to fit some of the heavier music i like
#10
The the hellraiser or the C-1 classic.
Fender 72 Tele Thinline (my baby)
Gibson SG Special Faded
ESP LTD M-1000
Peavy Vk 112
Boss GT-10