Allan Holdsworth taught me that "sloppy" playing is unacceptable in skilled guitar composition. This set me towards perfection.
Guthrie Govan taught me that sometimes, it's not. This set me toward rationality.
I have tried to learn from both.
As a bass player I was often the most advanced player in the bands I was in, which often led to me being disappointed and leaving those bands, As a drummer or guitar player, I know I'd be the weakest link for many bands, which is why I don't play with bands.
Page was "working studio magic" in the 70s, but Poison wasn't in the 80s?
So many classic hit albums have tape tricks and unfamiliar things used that it's quite amusing and interesting, from the advent of recording to today. ProTools made some things easier, but a lot of what it allowed was...
Lots of good comments re the Z Customs online, they do appear to be a bit of a sleeper. I think I'm just too tied to the Zildjian cymbals I have to branch out further, but I can definitely appreciate the Paiste approach.
Tech says upgraded the original tuners and bridge for Gotoh parts, and "the control circuit, using CTS pots and Switchcraft components, and after recutting the nut and giving the frets a little TLC". He says Rutherford quite likes the stock Squier pickups, stating "“Mike loves the sound of the...
+1 on Boss FX users going for "good, repeatable, replaceable" for their needs. Boss pedals are easily found, well built, sound good, and are easily replaceable. On tour these things are important.
Also, +1 for Paiste cymbals. The more I play the moree I find it easy to reproduce a favorite...
True, they differ. And, I see as the right of ownership must be filed for, so must the termination of copyright. Sorry for the misinfo.
Here are some very useful links for this conversation-
True. Plus, if they don't continually exert that control of copyright it can be argued they have abandoned the copyright, thereby allowing others use of that copyright. You have to keep at it, in order to keep it.
He has managed to monetize videos that complain about his inability to monetize other videos, you gotta give him that.
To me his credits aren't that impressive, his videos are too long, and the "playing victim" thing when caught out is really tired at this point, but, that's me.