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Offline Last Active Sep 19 2008 12:13 AM

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Top 5 poll results

12 September 2008 - 11:14 AM

Ok folks my survey says......

( and this is from all the forums i've joined and emails i've received for this poll......

1. Jimi Hendrix

2.Jimmy Page

3. Dave Gilmour

4.Eric Clapton

5.Stevie Ray Vaughan/Richie Blackmore

and if it was a top 10 the other 4 would be...

7. Rory Gallagher

8. Jeff Beck

9.Brian May

10. Eddie Van Halen

( Pete Townsend & Yngwie just outside the top 10!!)

Thanks everyone for your help


Top 5 players

08 September 2008 - 02:07 AM

Hi folks,
I wonder could you let me know your top 5 guitar players i.e mine are...

1. Jimi Hendrix
2. Jeff Beck
3. Eddie Van Halen
4.Gary Moore
5. Allan Holdsworth

If you could do it like that in order it would be great just a little experiment I'm doing

Fender FM 212 Combo sounds too harsh!!

06 September 2008 - 12:49 AM

Hi all,
I'm a semi-pro guitar player and I recently purchased a Fender 212 FM combo(100 watt) for the cabaret/top 40 band I play in. I was using an ENGL 50 Watt valve combo but decided to change to something more reliable that didn't mind being shaken around on a van a few times a week;I still have the ENGL and use it for my blues-rock band which doesn't play as often!!
Although the Fender has plenty of balls I find it a little harsh and brittle.I was wondering is there any way I can make it sound a little warmer ,stuffing it with something perhaps? or turning it around??I'm sure there is someone out there who can help me.
By the way I play a '79 strat

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