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Joe liked the forum post Re: Pickups...

2014-12-01 22:07:02 UTC
my favorites for bridge are the following - these all sound great clean, distorted,  and heavily distorted they are all slighlty different, but any should cover what you are trying to go for    duncan sh5,......MORE »
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Joe replied to the forum post Pickups...

2014-11-26 08:19:56 UTC
Honestly, I like the clean tones of emg's but they lack the headroom that passives have......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Pickups...

2014-11-26 08:19:02 UTC
Try emg81.., ppl love it on bridge.., I myself am more of a S&D fella, so I'd go with S&D..,......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Pickups...

2014-11-26 08:18:58 UTC
Duncan JB. ......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Pickups...

2014-11-26 08:18:55 UTC
I'd stay away from active EMG's if you're after a good clean tone. I would look at passives if I would be looking for something with good clean tones.......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Improving Guitar Speed

2014-11-12 08:02:32 UTC
Practice more!!! The secret is you need to start slowwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww......MORE »
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Joe liked the forum post Re: Do you NEED an acoustic amp for an acoustic guitar?

2014-11-12 08:02:14 UTC
simple answer: no. long answer: well you can nobody said it can't be done  but i would go for the solid state one for an accoustic.......MORE »
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Joe posted the forum post Do you NEED an acoustic amp for an acoustic guitar?

2014-11-09 20:16:39 UTC
Hi everyone, I am aware that there are amps specific for electric and acoustic guitars but I was wondering if i could use my amp, (specifically a Blackstar HT-5R) to amplify an acoustic guitar. I also have a solid state amp......MORE »
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Joe posted a comment on the comment Our September Points Winner Gets His Prize

2014-11-01 14:02:05 UTC
Oh, didn't realise that! I might just order myself a $5000 USA Custom Shop guitar then ......MORE »
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Joe liked the comment on Our September Points Winner Gets His Prize

2014-11-01 14:01:20 UTC
Remember if you order a guitar off the site it's a point a dollar.  I'm pretty sure that could add up quick!......MORE »
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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 »