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Offline Valkaire

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« on: January 14, 2006, 08:46:51 pm »
I have a Fender Jazz Bass (<3 the thin neck because my fingers are teh small :'(), and Fender Bassman 100watt amp.
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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2006, 02:09:36 am »
My primary electric is a old and beaten-up Samick-brand PRS knockoff with Dragon II pickups. Used to sound incredible, but now it's past it's prime due to abuse and weather damage [it's a hand-me-down, by the way.. I would have taken much better care of it from the start]. I currently don't have my own amp [aside from a piece-of-shit low-end 50 watt Laney that barely even serves as a practice amp], but I just use my brother's Peavey XXL halfstack when possible. I also use his guitar as much as I can.. A Schecter C-1 Classic. Sounds amazing..

My acoustic is a $300 Yamaha, dunno the exact model. It sounds really nice, but it's gotten all dusty and grimey over time.. it needs to be professionally cleaned and have new machineheads/tuners/whatever you call them put on. Then it'll be back to its former ass-kicking self.

As for my software setup, I have FL Studio 5 Producer Edition [with a whole slew of various extra VSTs and soundfonts I've gathered from various places] and CoolEdit Pro 2. I could really use a new guitar amp and more access to good mics.. Then I'd be beyond set.

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #2 on: January 18, 2006, 12:06:07 am »
i got a new AMP and keyboard for christmas , the one i had before sucked

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2006, 08:28:22 am »
I've got both electric (a Yamaha Pacifica) and an acoustic (Yamaha DW-15) guitars, though I mostly play my electric lol. I also have a small 10-watt Roland guitar amp, a Sennheiser e815S dynamic mic, a 100-watt Yamaha mic amp (wow, it seems that I have a lot of Yamaha stuff lol; it's pure coincidence too :P). I also have access to the Fruity Loops, Adobe Audition, and Cakewalk Sonar 4 Producer Edition audio programs.

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #4 on: February 15, 2006, 12:31:53 am »
Gtr: Flying Finn Custom,
AMP: Peavey 158,
Effects: Zoom 606 and Dunlop Crybaby gcb-95,
Picks: Dunlop Jazz III

And for recording i use Cubase SX 2, Edirol Orchestral, Edirol Super Quartet, Battery 2 (DFH kit) and Creative soundblaster audigy 2 NX.

guess thats it..

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #5 on: February 15, 2006, 12:33:40 am »
Epiphone SG Black Special Edition.

Ernie Ball Strings.

Gothic Les Paul Stagg.

Peavey Bandit 112.

Peavey Rage 158.

Acoustic, Maple Cambren.

Acoustic, Alhamra.

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #6 on: February 16, 2006, 02:09:00 pm »
my guitar gear (just listed the thing i use)

Ibanez RGT 42FM
Ibanez begginers guitar "home-customized ;D" (think its called grx or grt or something)
peavey rage158
laney 120watt half-stack
zoom hyperlead pedal
a nobrand nylonstringed
dunlop jazz 3 picks
Strings: whatever i find lying around. .10th in the bottom is always a plus

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #7 on: February 18, 2006, 06:57:18 am »
Jackson RX10D Rhoads

Marshall AVT275X
Digitech GNX4 pedal
Acoustic, Intex

Acoustic, Stella (Given to me. It's essentially firewood...)

That's about it. Works fine for rockin' out. ;D

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #8 on: February 25, 2006, 01:16:22 pm »
My bass: ariapro2 Some old model (used to be my uncle's) and Behringer BX1200 as the sound enhancer, for learning i use GP5, It rocks with those real sound effects

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #9 on: February 26, 2006, 10:19:30 pm »
Keyboard: Terratec MIDI Smart TMS3 worth of ~40 euros?
Guitar: Ibanez GAX 70, red.

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #10 on: March 27, 2006, 01:57:32 am »
Casio WK3000, Keystation Pro88, Reason 3.0 (for studio), FL Studio 6 (For Live), 4 gigs of sound effects/recordings (2/3 of which are self-recorded).

I do a lot of industrial stuff (circa KMFDM), and as such need a wealth of odd noises.


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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #11 on: March 27, 2006, 03:37:21 am »
A pair of spoons.


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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #12 on: March 28, 2006, 09:31:15 am »
Just recently picked up a Line 6 PODxt. It's pretty damn cool.. so easy to record with [usb, and the sound is unbelievable]. Some of the tones are kinda bad, but if you screw with it, you can make some really nice-sounding stuff. Now I just need the model pack upgrades and I'll be set.

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Re: Equipment?
« Reply #13 on: March 29, 2006, 01:05:19 am »
Guitar = Aria Mac 50Q
Amp = A crappy Fender Squire practice amp
Software = Reason 3.0 + one or two refills, Modplug Tracker 1.17, Soundforge 7.0, and various self-recorded loops...

Er, thats pretty much all I use for my composing, but i have other software which i'm yet to play with...

FL 6- Producer edition, Orion Platinum, Storm 3.0, Ableton Live, Cubase SX

I really REALLY could do with a decent midi controller/keyboard for Reason, can anyone suggest a decent, yet reasonably cheap one as cash is on the low at the moment (gettin a car  :D)

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