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  1. General Music Discussion
    So, like anyone in their right mind, I fucking love 80s metal. I think the songwriting was usually a lot tighter and more inspired than most modern metal. It's difficult to pinpoint, but I think one of the huge things is that I haven't really heard a single modern metal song that has prechoruses...
  2. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    Perceived change in tone between 50w and 100w is higher in EL34's than 6L6's. Reference: Stiletto with 50/100w switching capability, and DC-10 with 60/100w switching capability. Discuss?
  3. General Music Discussion
    I've been listening to a 182 song playlist on Spotify that someone put together. It's a mix of anything from Nirvana to Matthew Sweet to Pearl Jam to Marilyn Manson. No matter who it is, the recordings just sound More breathing, more air, more dynamic. It's hard to really out my...
  4. Guitar: Instrument Discussion
    I took today and tomorrow off (even though I'm actually working right now on stuff :( ), and I took about 30 minutes to play my actual amp, the amp that's sat dormant for months on end. I played my RG through it with the Evo in the bridge, which I quite like. Sounds good, typical RG through...
  5. Guitar: Theory & Playing
    This is something that's just occurred to me recently... For all Yngwie and Frank Gambale are held up as the masters of sweeping by most rock and metal players, not many of them actually use similar fingering approaches to them. Gamable and Malmsteen both have some pretty idiosyncratic ways of...
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