1. 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. The Sound Hound Lounge

      General discussion about anything related to music.
      Discussions:
      86,113
      Messages:
      2,632,221
      Latest: Artist Spotlight : Keith Urban Bob Pollock, Jul 4, 2020 at 8:24 AM
    2. Recording/Live Sound

      This area is about recording and Live Sound.
      Discussions:
      24,169
      Messages:
      283,993
      Latest: Studio monitor placement and treatment sws1, Jul 4, 2020 at 6:48 AM
    3. Introductions

      Introduce yourself to the rest of us!
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      Latest: Another Old Geetar Guy seantk, Jul 3, 2020 at 6:50 PM
    4. Member Video and Sound Clips

      A place to post links to your clips.
      Discussions:
      26,058
      Messages:
      180,691
    5. Gig Alert

      Post future gigs so that we know where to go.
      Discussions:
      2,192
      Messages:
      4,535
    6. 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.
      Discussions:
      1,358
      Messages:
      5,568
    7. Home Audio (Stereo Systems)

      A topic area to discuss home audio/stereo gear, recordings, headphones and anything else you use to listen to other peoples' music.
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      7,887
      Latest: Where do you purchase records? Fitzer, Jul 4, 2020 at 7:53 AM
  2. Instruments

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

      For general conversations about guitars.
      Discussions:
      150,559
      Messages:
      3,314,993
    2. "Vintage" Instruments

      This area is dedicated to discussion by fans of "vintage" instruments. If you don't like older and or collectible instruments, please refrain from posting your disdain! Not just electric instruments, we allow discussion of older acoustic guitars, mandolins and other stringed instruments.
      Discussions:
      1,716
      Messages:
      38,963
      Latest: 1970s Telecasters Hari Seldon, Jul 4, 2020 at 7:37 AM
    3. The Small Company Luthiers

      For discussion of the smaller builders.
      Discussions:
      12,387
      Messages:
      375,260
      Latest: Saito anyone? The Eristic, Jul 4, 2020 at 1:47 AM
    4. Bass Area; The Bottom Line

      A topic area dedicated to basses and the gear bassists use.
      Discussions:
      4,347
      Messages:
      53,749
      Latest: NAD: Ampeg Content StringNavigator, Jul 4, 2020 at 2:41 AM
    5. Acoustic Instruments

      Acoustic guitars and other acoustic instruments
      Discussions:
      9,382
      Messages:
      120,917
      Latest: Martin, Guild, Blueridge and COVID Bluedano1, Jul 4, 2020 at 8:00 AM
    6. Luthier's Guitar & Bass Technical Discussion

      Discussions:
      20,357
      Messages:
      197,635
    7. Playing and Technique

      How to get the most out of your fingers
      Discussions:
      15,902
      Messages:
      300,552
      Latest: Pickup Use (Bridge vs Neck) LagunaMan, Jul 4, 2020 at 7:58 AM
    8. Keyboards and Synthesizers

      For discussion of all pianos, synths, organs, etc.
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      Messages:
      9,755
  3. The Gear

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

      Discussions:
      153,163
      Messages:
      3,018,183
      Latest: Buy Marshall head or combo? JB6464, Jul 4, 2020 at 8:22 AM
    2. Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things

      Discussions:
      197,009
      Messages:
      4,172,750
      Latest: Looking for MIAB recommendations J-PPP, Jul 4, 2020 at 8:25 AM
    3. The Rack Space

      Topic area for discussion of rack effects and the different rack setups of musicians
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      1,497
      Messages:
      31,004
      Latest: Synergy modular thread randombastage, Jul 4, 2020 at 7:09 AM
    4. Digital & Modeling Gear

      Discussions:
      34,386
      Messages:
      919,270
      Latest: Line 6 POD Go Jynx, Jul 4, 2020 at 8:24 AM
    5. Amps/Cabs Tech Corner: Amplifier, Cab & Speakers

      Discussions:
      27,239
      Messages:
      301,363
      Latest: Roland JC120 - Should it have Celestions? Tron Pesto, Jul 4, 2020 at 7:52 AM
    6. 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.
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
      231,050
    7. Stolen or Lost Gear Registry

      If your gear was stolen or lost, post identifying info here.
      Discussions:
      512
      Messages:
      2,675
  4. Member and Staff Gear Reviews

    Reviews by members are welcome.
    1. The Gear Reviews

      There are several sub-forums to write or read staff and member reviews of music gear. Click on the link below that says "Sub-Forums" to choose the reviews. We want our members to consider reviewing any gear that they know well.
      Latest: Prs 408 Or Prs 509? Guitarist Jed, Jul 1, 2020 at 1:17 PM
  5. Gear Video & Soundclips Demo Areas

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

      This houses several subforums with demos. Look below where it says "Subforums" and click on the arrow to select which demos you would like to check out or add to.
  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!
      Discussions:
      354
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      812
      Latest: Soldano Hot Rod 50 plus mlkIII, Jul 4, 2020 at 8:22 AM
    2. Guitar Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. Electric & Acoustic guitar ads ONLY!
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
      1,827
    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.
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
      1,035
      Latest: SOLD - Strymon Deco ljholland, Jul 4, 2020 at 7:52 AM
    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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      49
      Messages:
      82
      Latest: TC Electronics G Major 2 Qwertisthethird, Jul 4, 2020 at 12:06 AM
    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: Vintage 83-84 Japanese P-Bass Squier treeofpain, Jul 3, 2020 at 8:27 AM
    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.
      Discussions:
      353
      Messages:
      636
      Latest: Miscellaneous current production tubes jpervin, Jul 4, 2020 at 8:20 AM
    7. Recording, Pro Audio & Rack Gear Emporium

      The Gear Page takes no responsibility for transactions. Use appropriate judgment when buying or selling. Recording, pro audio & Rack Gear items ONLY!
      Discussions:
      55
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      85
      Latest: TC Electronics G Major 2 Qwertisthethird, Jul 4, 2020 at 12:05 AM
    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: Teenage Engineering op-1 suckamc, Jul 2, 2020 at 11:02 PM
    9. The Garage Sale Emporium

      This emporium can be used for non-music gear, including such items as computers, bicycles, concert tickets, used CDs or almost anything else that is legal to send across state or international borders. NO ads for weapons, drugs, or alcohol. We reserve the right to pull any ad that contains items that the owners of this site might feel are inappropriate.
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      Latest: Vinyl GibsonGeek, Jul 3, 2020 at 3:21 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. Our Emporium Archives

      Sold items are moved to the appropriate emporium archive as a record of the sale or trade. To view our emporium archives, just hover or click on the link that says "Subforums".