Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: North London, innit bruv, safe, UK
Re: Jemsite vs others
I kind of don't hang out here much anymore, not that it's bad, but the over heavy handedness when it comes to the place that shall not be named is a bit, well, ott for my tastes, plus a few of the other things. Basically, it's changed a lot since 2000-2003 when i was here a lot, and in ways that really just kind of put me off in a few ways.
As I said, not that it's bad, and maybe my tastes have changed, but I hang out way more at sevenstring.org and metalguitarist.org these days as it's more varied. I'm still an ibanez nut, still love old jems, still love old UV's, but have found that collectors get my goat, swirls aren't the greatest thing in the world and don't understand the general obsession with the elvis jem.
However, the tech sections here are the best around.
Moderation is needed, but I think it is a bit too heavy handed on here sometimes.
Still, it's a brilliant resource, always has been