Big Daddy B

Big Daddy B liked the forum post Re: New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Yeah, I saw those in the background of the interview thing they did with Pandora a few days before the show.  For a guitar style he doesn't use live, they've sure made him a lot of DCs.Red quiltBlack quiltGreen quiltand......MORE »
Big Daddy B

Big Daddy B replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Saw this on Instagram. 1. Nice DC's! 2. Those aren't 81/60's in there  hopefully the picture is good to see here.    Nice pic. The silverburst on the left is newer due to the 1st fret inlay. The right......MORE »
Big Daddy B

Big Daddy B replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Wow .... this is strange, he used to take care of the Mummy, Pap is right, it's an imminent retiring ...   I don't know that he ever used to take care of it. He has always seemed to be pretty hard on his guitars.......MORE »
Guiguitarz

Guiguitarz replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Wow .... this is strange, he used to take care of the Mummy, Pap is right, it's an imminent retiring .........MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Yeah, I saw those in the background of the interview thing they did with Pandora a few days before the show.  For a guitar style he doesn't use live, they've sure made him a lot of DCs.Red quiltBlack quiltGreen quiltand......MORE »
Breadfan32

Breadfan32 replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Saw this on Instagram. 1. Nice DC's! 2. Those aren't 81/60's in there  hopefully the picture is good to see here. ......MORE »
Big Daddy B

Big Daddy B replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pTqLtL3cwek......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post EMG "failing" sound issue

It's happened to me at a show in almost the exact same way.  Except there were only 10 people there, and no one cheered, and the singer rolled his eyes at me.  ......MORE »
Guiguitarz

Guiguitarz liked the forum post Re: The LTD that never comes...

Great job on both guitars!  I kind of did the same thing.  Except with a Gibson instead of an Edwards.......MORE »
Guiguitarz

Guiguitarz replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Link B ?......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post EMG "failing" sound issue

Resolder the connections to the switch.  I've had this problem on several guitars over the years.  Resoldering the switch fixes it.  In fact, there's an infamous video of Hetfield playing and having this exact......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post EC-256 Flame Maple Top

Yes, it's a veneer.......MORE »
Jeff K.

Jeff K. uploaded the video Adjusting Intonation on a Floyd Rose-Equipped Guitar

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ESP 348

ESP 348 replied to the forum post Need Help with a kh-202 strings not straight

Wow, crazy! I hope none of my ESPs are like this?I haven't looked at some of my guitars for 4-5 years now. I am hoping to get them out soon and take new pics and oil them etc, so I will have a play and make sure they are 100%......MORE »
ESP 348

ESP 348 replied to the forum post Opinions on buying chipped/dinged guitars

Cheers mate. ......MORE »
ESP 348

ESP 348 replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

I reckon Kirk is ready to retire the Mummy so he is probably getting a few last 'thrashings' out of it before he puts it away. ......MORE »
Big Daddy B

Big Daddy B replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

There is a new full show vid up but it is still kinda far. Little surprised to see so much mummy abuse on the solo following Battery.......MORE »
Metaddict

Metaddict replied to the forum post EMG "failing" sound issue

Have you also tried a newer battery? Maybe one of the cables is broken......MORE »
Jeff K.

Jeff K. updated the article Metallica: "Hardwired" Live (August 20, 2016)

On Saturday August 20, Metallica became the first rock band to perform at the brand new U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, and it's no surprise that they completely tore up the venue with the killer new song "Hardwired" off......MORE »
Jeff K.

Jeff K. posted the article Metallica: "Hardwired" Live (August 20, 2016)

On Saturday August 20, Metallica became the first rock band to perform at the brand new U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, and it's no surprise that they completely tore up the venue with the killer new song "Hardwired" off......MORE »
Big Daddy B

Big Daddy B replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Yeah I went back to the posted long clip on youtube and also noticed the thin sound on Unforgiven but agree the setup looks the same as it has been since Night Before. Wonder if he is using a strat modeling patch in the......MORE »
ESP Admin

ESP Admin replied to the forum post LTD Vintage 214 pickup

I absolutely love my LTD Vintage 214. It's my go to bass for the studio because the tone is so wonderful, but it's just too heavy for gigging. Some sets run over 2 hours and the weight is an issue. Is it possible to buy the......MORE »
Jeff K.

Jeff K. uploaded the video Metallica Live: "Hardwired" August 20 2016

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Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post ESP EXP?

No, not anymore.  People occasionally post things here, but there isn't a ton of traffic.  You're better off looking on SSO or Rig Talk or one of the Facebook gear trader pages.......MORE »
Big Daddy B

Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Wavecaster on Reverb

That would explain it. Oil does float on water.......MORE »
Guiguitarz

Guiguitarz replied to the forum post Wavecaster on Reverb

The chamber is entirely filled B, the blue liquid stay up because it is lighter than the water which is aslo in the cavity. Put a spoon of oil onto water and see what happens  . The guy should have shake it a bit......MORE »
Big Daddy B

Big Daddy B replied to the forum post Wavecaster on Reverb

Looks like they may have changed their design a little bit and removed the plug, so will be difficult to fill with your own urine. Looks like the chamber for the liquid was shrunk because even though the guitar is upright, it......MORE »
Guiguitarz

Guiguitarz replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

Sorry I meant The Unforgiven, but I was listening to the NEM part, THIS ONE , where you can hear indeed a very bright single-coil-type sound too.......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post New Hammett's Pickups ? Confirmed ?

It was actually The Unforgiven that made me curious as to what he was using.  It sounded a lot different.  I only had the audio stream on Pandora.  I couldn't stay up to hear NEM, I had a 5k Sunday morning, and......MORE »
Pushead

Pushead replied to the forum post Wavecaster on Reverb

The body design is slightly different, if I recall correctly.  Kirk's has a plug in the back to allow the guitar to be filled.  I'm not sure where this guitar is filled, but the fact that the front strap screw goes......MORE »