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by mordeth
January 29th, 2007, 4:58 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: What Song(s) Are You Playing/Learning Right Now?
Replies: 85
Views: 14866

songs im learning: solo acoustic version of Big Love by Fleetwood Mac Jeff Buckleys Hallelujah (sp?) jazzy acoustic version of amazing grace Eric Johnson - Cliffs of Dover...much to difficult for me, but having alot of fun with it also there is a really interesting classical tremolo picking video al...
by mordeth
January 26th, 2007, 6:09 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Thumb Placement
Replies: 10
Views: 1412

Personally I use a healthy blend of the two, but thats probally because I never had lessons. For open chords thumb goes over the neck, for barre chords it goes behind riffs and bends thumb goes over, for soloing or any scalar type runs (think crazy train intro) it goes behind this works well for me ...
by mordeth
January 25th, 2007, 3:00 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: To people with more than one guitar
Replies: 62
Views: 6831

I added an epiphone les paul 100 to my collection today, up to 3 now - yamaha pacifica and a stagg acoustic as well. tbh i wasnt expecting much from the epiphone, got it from a friend as a trade for an amp, but ive got to say it is fantastic. love at first strum you might say :) still struggling to ...
by mordeth
January 25th, 2007, 2:54 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: February = Record Producing Month
Replies: 3
Views: 510

sounds like a great idea, im going to give it a go. like most people im constantly coming up with progressions and riffs but never actually developing full songs, perfect opportunity to actually finish some
by mordeth
January 17th, 2007, 4:01 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: 5 Guitars - what are they?
Replies: 42
Views: 3285

in no particular order
1. gibson explorer
2. fender jazzmaster
3. gibson es335
4. fender thinline telecaster
5. gibson sg doubleneck

thats right, i dont want a les paul or a strat!
by mordeth
January 4th, 2007, 4:44 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Cheap Korean guitars on ebay ?
Replies: 14
Views: 5510

Here's a quote from KHL Corporation We have been producing several world-famous branded guitars by OEM basis and also selling our brand Wolf Guitars to the abroad markets. All feedback I've been able to find suggests that build quality is high, even higher then the branded guitars they've made, and ...
by mordeth
January 3rd, 2007, 11:43 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Cheap Korean guitars on ebay ?
Replies: 14
Views: 5510

Cheap Korean guitars on ebay ?

Are they to good to be true ? My two favourite guitars have always been the fender jazzmaster and the thinline telecaster. I've promised myself a genuine japanese jazzmaster for graduation in two years time, but in the meantime I found this: http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/THINLINE-TELE-semi-hollow-guitar-fro...
by mordeth
December 31st, 2006, 12:16 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Post your Christmas/Holiday gifts here
Replies: 84
Views: 8458

bought myself a zoom g2.1u with my christmas money yesterday :-) its awesome, i love it already, but if i have any spare cash i might consider adding a looping pedal to my little setup...possibly a boss rc-2. more research required on that. also, half planning on getting a really cheap, weird, "pawn...
by mordeth
December 31st, 2006, 7:00 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Squier '51 roll-call
Replies: 762
Views: 118633

squier - the worlds most anti-lefty guitar brand :-(

personally id love either a cyclone, jagmaster or '51, but squier only offer a standard strat (in sunburst or black!!!) for us poor lefties.
sigh.
by mordeth
December 30th, 2006, 6:55 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: it has arrived
Replies: 26
Views: 3283

wow, thats an awesome first setup man, congrats :-)
have fun with it!
by mordeth
December 29th, 2006, 6:55 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: It's time to be perfectly honest.
Replies: 47
Views: 5955

anywhere from 30 mins to an hour a day of structured practice, and another two to three hours noodling and playing songs.
i'm hoping when i get my zoom g2 (go me!) to spend alot of time recording to benefit my non-structured playing time
by mordeth
December 17th, 2006, 5:00 pm
Forum: Opinions and Polls
Topic: your favorite song RIGHT NOW!
Replies: 95
Views: 17369

damien rice - 9 crimes
by mordeth
December 15th, 2006, 6:43 pm
Forum: From Here to There
Topic: If you only had 3 pedals...
Replies: 18
Views: 5588

i dont actually have any pedals, but the top 3 on my list to get are:
cry baby wah
delay
big muff fuzz
by mordeth
August 9th, 2006, 5:03 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: New Guitar - but does it exist ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1280

New Guitar - but does it exist ?

hi all hopefully people with lots of guitar knowledge will be able to help me with this. I'm hoping to find a 2-in-1 guitar, one that is loud enough unplugged to be played in a living room enviroment, but can double as an electric when plugged in I'd also prefer a more comfortable body than a standa...
by mordeth
April 17th, 2006, 3:27 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Removing enamel paint ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1132

thanks for the replies guys, the paint is kinda coming off with a lot of scrubbing with a cloth, but not 'peeling' off. i know i use white spirits to clean my paint brushes, so im thinking a little could be used to clean the guitar - will this affect the laquer ? im thinking it wont, but best to ask...