Well that blogothon on all the pedals has tuckered me out. Couldn’t even get up to modern times, but if you look through my blog posts it pretty much picks up where the recaps left off. Yeah, I’m lazy. So let’s move on to a simpler subject – my electric guitars! Below are links … More All the Electric Guitars.
One barrier I’ve found that gets in the way of creative inspiration or initiating some old fashioned woodshedding practice is this: It takes longer than five minutes to set up a rig. When I’m away from home, that’s an obvious barrier. It’s a luxury to have a space away from home that can get all … More How to put together a Five Minute Setup practice rig.
Here’s a blow by blow of all of my gear plus links to any New Gear Day threads that originated over at The Gear Page forum for details. All pics are in the NGD links, save for the only gear I had prior to joining TGP in 2007 – which apparently are my J-45 (Head-Fi, … More New Gear Day – Actually, All of my New Gear Days
Man I am REALLY tired so just a quick update, but it arrived today, and here we go – the step by step. Step one: you open the Box. Step two: you get that junk out of the box. Step three: you open the case to see the awesome packing job Action Music did! It … More New Guitar Day: 1993 Guild F30R “Paul Simon Model”
So, some folks do own guitars because something about the gear reminds them of their fave guitar players – inspiration, mojorelation, or so on. Well I kinda ended up on that route subconciously, but I SWEAR I didn’t do it on purpose! Some are still here, some are gone, but looking back, here’s where I … More Guitar Heroes and the Guitars that Love Them.
This one is for my fellow hurricane survivors – a site which puts the live emergency response frequencies to music: http://youarelistening.to/newyork I set it to New York since that’s where I am, but you can pick another city from there as well. Between emergencies, enjoy these fine tunes: And after the long night…
Before showing the goods and giving the complete rundown from guitar to amp, here’s a bit on my “keepers.” The Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble really threw me for a loop when I first played through it. Now THAT is Chorus. and wow, THAT is Vibrato! Just perfect representations of both effects in my mind, totally … More Guitar Gear: My Pedalboard.