The Gear Page

  1. Announcements

    Please check here for announcements. This is where we communicate with the entire membership.
    1. Announcements To The Membership

      Please check here for announcements!
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      Latest: Read TGP on your iPhone or other mobile device aleclee, May 19, 2015 at 11:48 PM
    2. Interactive Administrator Threads

      This section contains threads started by the administrators. Members can participate in discussing the issues in these threads.
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  2. The Gear Page Lounge

    A section for the "other stuff", like talking about recording, listening to soundclips, or just shooting the breeze. No political or religious topics!
    1. "How To" Tips for the new Software

      If you post a question, we'll try to answer and will then close the thread so that others can read how to resolve the problem. The ONLY questions allowed are about how to do things in this new XenForo software that TGP is using.
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      Latest: Forum Jump aka Quick Nav Button Scott Peterson, May 25, 2015 at 11:14 PM
    2. The Sound Hound Lounge

      General discussion about anything related to music.
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      Latest: Join the band or cut and run? o0Ampy0o, May 25, 2015 at 11:14 PM
    3. The Pub

      NO posts about politics or religion allowed!
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      Latest: Gravestone Inscription Whiskeyrebel, May 25, 2015 at 11:23 PM
    4. Recording/Live Sound

      This area is about recording and Live Sound.
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      Latest: Using side fill / Side wash monitoring bob-i, May 25, 2015 at 9:50 PM
    5. Introductions

      Introduce yourself to the rest of us!
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      Latest: Howdy from Tennessee Scott Peterson, May 25, 2015 at 11:17 PM
    6. Member Video and Sound Clips

      A place to post links to your clips.
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      Latest: Live trio clips cdaloia, May 25, 2015 at 10:57 PM
    7. Gig Alert

      Post future gigs so that we know where to go.
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      Latest: david TORN / solo concerts USA / May-June 2015 mabnotes, May 25, 2015 at 6:26 PM
    8. Artist Spotlight

      For promoting your music, band and gigs. With changes in the music industry, promoting as an indie artist has become even more important. This topic area is meant to help you promote and market your work.
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  3. Instruments

    Topic areas for the things we plug into all of that gear!
    1. Guitars in General

      For general conversations about guitars.
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      Latest: Help me with fretboard inlay ideas... Joe Boy, May 25, 2015 at 11:18 PM
    2. The Small Company Luthiers

      For discussion of the smaller builders.
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      Latest: My Equator Standard Build tsbot, May 25, 2015 at 10:01 PM
    3. Bass Area; The Bottom Line

      A topic area dedicated to basses and the gear bassists use.
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      Latest: Opinions on Aguilar GS112's - good deal? retroLS1, May 25, 2015 at 9:27 PM
    4. Acoustic Instruments

      Acoustic guitars and other acoustic instruments
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      Latest: How to fatten up acoustic sound? Barnzy, May 25, 2015 at 11:13 PM
    5. Luthier's Corner: Guitar & Bass Technical Discussi

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      Latest: One buzzing string...how do I fix it?! Steve Foley, May 25, 2015 at 9:45 PM
    6. Playing and Technique

      How to get the most out of your fingers
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      Latest: Your Single Most Beneficial Exercise ZeyerGTR, May 25, 2015 at 10:17 PM
  4. The Gear

    Topics related to amps, effects, and the things that instruments are played through.
    1. Amps and Cabs

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      Latest: New Suhr amp and reactive load Dave_C, May 25, 2015 at 11:21 PM
    2. Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things

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      Latest: A good simple chorus for for before overdrive. papersoul, May 25, 2015 at 11:26 PM
    3. Digital & Modeling Gear

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      Latest: HD500X High Gain Fizz Removal Tip Alex Kenivel, May 25, 2015 at 11:22 PM
    4. Amps/Cabs Tech Corner: Amplifier, Cab & Speakers T

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      Latest: 74 superlead scratchy/intermittent tone pots paulg, May 25, 2015 at 9:24 PM
    5. Builder's & Retailer's Forum

      This area is to be used by builders and dealers to discuss their products without it being considered spam. A good place to put new gear news or shows.
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      Latest: Go Wide: 48 Hour Blowout on 4" Wide Straps cindistrap, May 25, 2015 at 10:28 PM
    6. Stolen or Lost Gear Registry

      If your gear was stoeln or lost, post identifying info here.
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      Latest: Attention Houstonians! Stolen Gear GTRMAV, May 23, 2015 at 1:42 PM
  5. Gear Video & Soundclips Demo Areas

    The forums within this group are for placing either videos or soundclips to demonstrate gear.
    1. Guitar Demo Videos and Soundclips

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      Latest: Slow B3 Blues Ravindave_3600, May 25, 2015 at 9:45 PM
    2. Amps & Cabinets Demo Videos and Soundclips

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      Latest: Lance Keltner demos the Metropoulos Metro-Plex sinner, May 25, 2015 at 4:19 PM
    3. Pedals and Effects Demo Videos and Soundclips

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      Latest: Carlsbro Suzz fuzz from the 1980s hairyhands, May 25, 2015 at 6:54 PM
    4. Pickups, Speakers, etc. Demo Videos & Soundclips

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      Latest: Ox4 Pickups -- Demo Of Cleans And Crunch SReynolds, May 25, 2015 at 2:25 PM
    5. Gear Demo Videos & Sound Clips Archive

      Prior to September 4, 2013 all demos went into this one section. All demos with posts since August 2013 have been moved to the appropriate new demo areas. Too many to move so the rest stay in this "Archive". The new demo areas should make it a bit easier to find the demos you are interested in.
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  6. Buy and Sell

    PLEASE NOTE: ONLY SUPPORTING MEMBERS CAN START ADS IN THE EMPORIUMS. Ads are routinely deleted after 45 days to keep the emporiums from filling with sold items. Please read the Emporium Rules, which are a "sticky thread" on each Emporium area. TGP is not responsible for transactions between members. Transactions are at your own risk.
    1. Amps and Cabs Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. Amps and cabs ads ONLY!
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      Latest: 2009 Vintage Sound Princeton clone MWaldorf, May 25, 2015 at 11:20 PM
    2. Guitar Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. Electric & Acoustic guitar ads ONLY!
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    3. Pedal Effects Gear Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. Pedals and effects ads ONLY! Digital Modeling gear is in another Emporium area.
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    4. Digital & Modeling Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. Digital modeling ads ONLY!
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      Latest: TC Electronic G-System Rig Rod, May 25, 2015 at 11:25 PM
    5. Bass Gear Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. Bass-related gear ads ONLY!
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      Latest: 1972 fender Jazz Bass briankp7, May 25, 2015 at 10:53 PM
    6. Music Gear Parts and Accessories Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. This emporium is for ads for parts like speakers, tubes, bridges, necks, etc.
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      Latest: Vintage Vibe P90 size humbuckers HoboMan, May 25, 2015 at 11:17 PM
    7. Recording Gear & Pro Audio Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. Recording gear and pro audio items ONLY!
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      Latest: Bluebird Condenser Mic jonnytexas, May 25, 2015 at 4:13 PM
    8. Other Musical Instruments Emporium

      This area is ONLY for instruments that do not fit in our other emporium areas. Examples of instruments for this area include things like drums, keyboards, mandolins, horns, etc.
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      Latest: ANTIQUE ZITHER johnnyguitar, May 25, 2015 at 9:30 PM
  7. The Emporium Archives

    The Emporium Archives were set up in December 2013 to allow members to research sold items and to allow a place to put ads of sold items so that members can look at what someone received or gave feedback for in the past.
    1. Amps & Cabs Emporium Archive

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    2. Everything Else Archive

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