#1
Hey guys-I've been playing guitar for a month or two now and most people are impressed (although any person who doesn't paly guitar is easily impressed arent they?) Anyways I've been working a bit lately and gathered a sum of around 300$-400$ to spend.

Naturally im going to spend it on what i enjoy-guitar. I'm improving from a starcaster guitar and a transtube 258 efx amp.

My question is-what should i improve and with what little i have. I'm wanting to aim for a Hawthorne heights sound (Like the chorus of saying sorry, you know?)

But whatever works.

thanks!
#2
my suggestion, play longer to know if you will stick it out, you only have been playing a few months. So spending money on gear right now might not be the best thing. But might look at a new guitar?
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#3
I'm not worried about persistance-i've played other instruments as well. (this will be 5 years in music)
#4
id play longer if i were you, but just so you can know more about what guitar and effects and amp you want, because getting gear for such a limited tone range is a bit foolish for such a beginner
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#5
for just guitar i'd say look into epiphone. they are pretty cheap and sound good. try the g 400 i think it's around 300. as far as amps go you should stick with a good solid state amp. maybe look at good used ones. just don't get a mg.
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#7
well why dont you just get what the hawthorne hights guitarists use? (i wanna say sg's?)
but go epiphone
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#8
well I googled what casey used to use but all of it came up from things about is death. And i was thinking epiphone as well and maybe a line 6 amp
#9
there's nothing in your price range that could really be an upgrade from your current amp, if you also want a new guitar
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