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: New Moderators Added Bluestar, Jan 13, 2019 at 11:47 AM
    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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      Latest: NAMM 2019 Coverage Requests Tom Gross, Jan 18, 2019 at 2:06 PM
  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: Lovepedal Fab50 big mike, Jan 17, 2019 at 2:38 PM
    2. The Sound Hound Lounge

      General discussion about anything related to music.
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      Latest: Pete Thorn plays onstage with Miley Cyrus MickeyJi, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:24 PM
    3. The Pub

      NO posts about politics or religion allowed!
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      Latest: Drummer commits suicide on FB live el capitan, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:26 PM
    4. Recording/Live Sound

      This area is about recording and Live Sound.
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    5. Introductions

      Introduce yourself to the rest of us!
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      Latest: I can't play for ****, but I do enjoy trying... EL 34 X2, Jan 17, 2019 at 10:28 PM
    6. Member Video and Sound Clips

      A place to post links to your clips.
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      Latest: Video of my pedalboard build uab9253, Jan 18, 2019 at 9:23 AM
    7. Gig Alert

      Post future gigs so that we know where to go.
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      Latest: JD Simo with Niles Lewis at NBT Columbia SC mlkIII, Jan 17, 2019 at 10:26 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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      Latest: Cinematic Orchestral Compositions superpotato_30, Jan 18, 2019 at 4:21 AM
    9. 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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      Latest: Can't find great SMALL speakers..... help ruger9, Jan 18, 2019 at 2:07 PM
  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: NGD Suhr Custom freedom's door, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:25 PM
    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.
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    3. The Small Company Luthiers

      For discussion of the smaller builders.
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    4. Bass Area; The Bottom Line

      A topic area dedicated to basses and the gear bassists use.
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    5. Acoustic Instruments

      Acoustic guitars and other acoustic instruments
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      Latest: Which of these Taylors would be best value? GGinMP, Jan 18, 2019 at 4:52 PM
    6. Playing and Technique

      How to get the most out of your fingers
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      Latest: Favourite Session Player Solos cameron, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:06 PM
    7. Keyboards

      For discussion of all pianos, synths, organs, etc.
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      Latest: Teenage Engineering :new modular machines Berlin Chris, Jan 18, 2019 at 3:55 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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    2. Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things

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      Latest: New Fender pedals leaked monty, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:28 PM
    3. The Rack Space

      Topic area for discussion of rack effects and the different rack setups of musicians
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    4. Digital & Modeling Gear

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      Latest: Line 6 HX Stomp John Mark Painter, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:24 PM
    5. Amps/Cabs Tech Corner: Amplifier, Cab & Speakers

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      Latest: Blues Jr. cap replacement questions. No457 Snowy, Jan 18, 2019 at 4:57 PM
    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.
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      Latest: Madagascar bass freboards for builders ....... SJF, Jan 18, 2019 at 4:52 PM
    7. Stolen or Lost Gear Registry

      If your gear was stolen or lost, post identifying info here.
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      Latest: Stolen Suhr guitars jr30586, Jan 13, 2019 at 1:03 PM
  5. 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: George Lynch Dragon Wah 2 Mini 5F6-A, Jan 17, 2019 at 1:13 AM
  6. 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.
      Latest: The new Duesenberg Paloma dmw319, Jan 18, 2019 at 3:37 PM
  7. 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: 2011 Van Weelden TwinkleLand lifeiswonderful, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:27 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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    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: 1958 Gibson EB-1 JMA, Jan 18, 2019 at 3:45 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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    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!
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    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: Mandolin Books DVD and strings Lot Brion, Jan 16, 2019 at 8:43 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: Anthem Avm50 3D W/arc boyce89976, Jan 13, 2019 at 8:06 PM
  8. 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".
      Latest: Sound Enhancer "Mini" Amp Stand ScioBro, Jan 12, 2019 at 12:37 PM