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    Hi everyone!
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    Hello fellow guitarists and jem fans, I am a big fan of the steve vai sound that he has on stage. I am planning to purchase a reasonably prices guitar...specifically...Esp EX 50 (the cheapest explorer by ESP, around 300$). I like the feel of the neck and I am a big fan of the explorer shape...
  3. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    i have a digitech rpx400 and i want to try and get a good steve vai sound from it, anyone know any settings that would make it sound more vai'ish?
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    I repost my subject because i was wrong, the neck is rosewood but the body will be alder... Bridge : tonezone ? Airzone ? breed or norton ? Middle : fs1 ? blue velvet ? red velvet ? Neck : air norton ? Paf pro ? paf joe ? Thanks
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    Im looking to get a new amp! I want somthing that can get a really nice glassy smooth sexy tone. Here are some tones I like Marcel Coenen John Petrucci Vai George Bellas Malmsteen Michael Angelo Wylde Michael Romeo Dime I know thats ALL over the place with diffrent amps but maybe...
  6. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    First of all, hello. I`m kinda new to these boards so I´m sorry if I do something wrong. I really-really want a JEM7vwh(who doesn`t) so I`ve been working my ass of all summer to buy one. My dad said he`d help me out when I`d have half of the money. So now that Steve`s touring I`d like to buy one...
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    Hi everybody, I'm new here I was wondering what would be the better "shred" guitar. i'm pretty good at guitar but i dont know alot about the specs. i want to be able to shred like jason becker, and ygwie malmsteen and i was wondering if you could tell me which guitar would be more suitable for...
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    Hey everybody !! It´s my 1st time here, it seems to be better than HC forums :D:D About Breed and Evo, which one is "louder" ? And how are the Breed bass/treble/mid freqs compared to the Evo ? Thanks !!!
  9. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Hi just wondering what setup you guys have on the floor? Post picy's of your pedal setups, and or racks. Would post mine except i'm on vacation. I'min the process of getting new setup and am curious what everyone has! Later Track7
  10. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Do ears tire of solid state distortion after awhile or is it just preference. The reason I ask is because today I plugged in my old DOD Grunge pedal and it did sound cool, for metal, but for say a Steve Vai sound or Satch sound it was way too harsh and mid-less. A year or two ago I would not...
  11. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    Ok there the deal, I have been playing for nine years, so I know my way around an amp and effects unite. but I need help. I have a wolfgang that sounds great through the 5150 halfstack (head and 5150 straight cab) but I have a couple JS series guitars and a Jem7VWH that sounds like crap. what...
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