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Joe updated his profile

2014-10-29 18:40:42 UTC
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Joe posted the forum post Pickups...

2014-10-29 18:40:12 UTC
Evening all, Can anyone recommend a great bridge humbucker pickup for a Les Paul style guitar that is very versatile? I use this guitar for clean sounds, crunchy sounds, rocky driven sounds and right up to full metal riffage......MORE »
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Joe replied to the forum post EMG's out Seymour Duncans in

2014-10-29 18:34:24 UTC
Sorry, I'm not esperienced at pickup wiring at all, so cannot offer any advice :( Could you let us know what you think of the Blackouts compared to the EMG's if you swap them please? Which EMG's do you have installed?......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Forum "Points" and benefits

2014-10-29 18:27:17 UTC
You deserve an all expenses paid trip   on account of your wonderful avatar ......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Improving Guitar Speed

2014-10-29 18:23:58 UTC
hard work, there are no short cuts.   consistant picking technique along with a metronome slow and speed up as you get cleaner. there are thousands of videos on youtube of scales and licks you can practice. control of......MORE »
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Joe replied to the forum post Improving Guitar Speed

2014-10-29 18:14:09 UTC
hahaha, get that picking mucsle development ......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Improving Guitar Speed

2014-10-29 18:13:46 UTC
1 - Practice 2 - Practice with a metronome.  Start at a speed where you can play a passage flawlessly and slowly increase. 3 - When practicing for speed and consistency, don't use distoriton.  If you can't play a......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Improving Guitar Speed

2014-10-29 18:13:07 UTC
practice a lot,  Also delrin picks like dunlop tortex or clayton duraplex give a very crisp defined attack.  This helps keep note separation audible when you are playing fast.  my only other suggestion is to......MORE »
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Joe updated his profile

2014-10-28 12:15:13 UTC
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Joe posted a comment on the group Kirk Hammett Fans

2014-10-28 12:13:32 UTC
There's some pretty guitars on this page...  ......MORE »
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Joe joined the group Kirk Hammett Fans

2014-10-28 12:13:02 UTC
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2014-10-28 12:12:48 UTC
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Joe liked the comment on Kirk Hammett Fans

2014-10-28 12:12:34 UTC
My Hammett's sign. guitar ......MORE »
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Joe liked the article Our September Points Winner Gets His Prize

2014-10-28 12:09:53 UTC
As most of you should know by now, we completely revamped our ESP Member points rewards system in September, with the first prize winner for each month receiving a guitar as thanks for their positive contributions to the......MORE »
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Joe posted a comment on the article Our September Points Winner Gets His Prize

2014-10-28 12:09:49 UTC
Great guitar! Does anyone know how many points he had?  ......MORE »
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Joe posted the forum post Improving Guitar Speed

2014-10-28 11:52:06 UTC
Hey everyone, I was wondering if anyone has any tips they'd be willing to share on the topic of building up shredding speed and techniques \m/ Any advice would be welcome ......MORE »
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Joe replied to the forum post suggest me a small, flat freindly amp.

2014-09-30 19:23:41 UTC
I have a Blackstar HT-5R head and 1x12 cab. Sounds awesome and has great features like headphones socket (perfect for a flat), two channels, built in reverb, mp3 input and it's valve. I'd highly recommend it!......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Noise Gates

2014-09-06 08:49:56 UTC
well persoanly the HUSH systems work for my Live rigs and our Sound systems, on the low end the Decimators are good $200.00 and less.... but when "Set Properly" the HUSH II and HUSH II-C are pretty much Set it and "Forget......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Noise Gates

2014-09-06 08:49:38 UTC
When I used a gate I preferred the Boss NS-2. Silenced the noise without the annoying gate cutoff. I cut my gain back more these days and have much less FX so it's no longer necessary. BTW it was very feedback friendly......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Noise Gates

2014-09-06 08:49:35 UTC
I think there was a thread or at least something about noise gates earlier.., anyway.., my personal favourite, and personal favourite of most ppl is the ISP Decimator G-string.., I own a clone pedal, because original was to......MORE »
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Joe posted the forum post Wah Pedals

2014-06-18 11:39:07 UTC
Hi everyone. Been looking at getting a wah pedal recently and really spoilt for choice! The standard Dunlop Cry Baby looks like a good choice because it's popular and quite cheap. I've also seen the Cry Baby from Hell whihc......MORE »