Title pretty much says it all. What got me was I pulled the main fuse out of the back and it's grayed out, so I would think the amp wouldn't even be able to come back on. Checked the tubes, they're all glowing a small amount orange. No volume loss or drop, no change in tone before it turned off...
For fun, I tried mimicing some online tutorials on "metal bass" and "metal guitars" and etc etc. I used Perfect Drums which seems very aimed towards this downtuned crowd.
This mix was finished in like... 5 minutes??? :lol:
(maybe a grade B- riff but this...
I just got mine and tossed them into my Honduran Mahogany Blackmachine B7 and also my ViK Duality 7 with Maple top over Limba. I wanted to be the first to write an honest review and then see if others agree or disagree with me after they review theirs. Id really like to know if my ears are...
Apparently my tweet about Kirk Hammett's pedal company made it into MetalSucks. It's toward the bottom.
Sensing my mortality.
Here's How Kirk Hammett Pissed Off the Entire Musical Instruments Industry | MetalSucks
I've got a BBE sonic maximizer that i like to run in the effects loop on my setup. It does this weird thing after a few minutes where the sound starts getting fizzy, cutting out and getting volume drops.
First ever Double Studio Album with 92 minutes of music... and the biggest one ever for Maiden at 18 minutes...
I LOVED Maiden when I was younger and still like them and go see them Live mainly for the Old Stuff... but 18 minute songs... man... I hope I wont fall asleep :)
I dig the Cover :)...
Outside workouts in mosquito season.
I swear to fucking god. I sustained ~5000 bites in 2 minutes of jogging past their stupid breeding pond.
Nothing like 40 insects sucking your blood for every inch of exposed flesh to put a little spring in your step.
If this is my arm after 5 minutes...
How to adjust the average locking trem:
- Take off lock nuts
- Take off pads
- Slack strings
- Locate small screwdriver
- Remove truss rod cover
- Figure out which pipe wrench I need
- Choose the wrong one
- Try another one
- Sweet, that's it!
- Realize that I didn't slack the strings enough...
I came across this great post by my friend Bob Martin:
And our favourite gear guy, Scott Grove, has done videos on it:
Bob replaced his pole pieces with #5-40 nylon screws so he doesn't have empty holes in his pickups. Very cool, totally reversible, and silent.
To listen you'll have to copy the link since somewhy I cannot post hotlinks or embed the track.
I'm way to lazy to record the whole thing, but for mixing practice this is enough i guess.
I definitely need help with this mix. All opinions...