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by mccoy2015
January 13th, 2017, 11:24 am
Forum: Bass Players Discussion
Topic: Bass Compressor?
Replies: 14
Views: 10647

Re: Bass Compressor?

What do you recommend as a compressor for bass guitar? I need it mainly to smooth out the levels and increase sustain, so transparency is key. An EQ, Preamp, and Compressor - can shapen and smoothen things up. https://i1.wp.com/www.constantinecruz.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Bass-Guitar-Effects-...
by mccoy2015
December 30th, 2016, 11:28 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Guitar Brand
Replies: 18
Views: 5631

Re: Guitar Brand

https://i0.wp.com/www.constantinecruz.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/elctricguitar101.jpg?w=500 Any list is Subjective, really depends... What may look good and best for you, might not be to others. Heres my list http://www.constantinecruz.com/best-electric-guitar-brands/ Ah, you're not answering t...
by mccoy2015
December 30th, 2016, 11:23 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Guitar Brand
Replies: 18
Views: 5631

Re: Guitar Brand

I'm A Strat Guy... Really depends on your preference, genre of music, eye for beauty. There Are Many Fish In The Ocean.
by mccoy2015
December 30th, 2016, 6:52 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Guitar Brand
Replies: 18
Views: 5631

Re: Guitar Brand

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Any list is Subjective, really depends... What may look good and best for you, might not be to others. Heres my list http://www.constantinecruz.com/best-ele ... ar-brands/
by mccoy2015
December 30th, 2016, 6:39 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Guitar for jazz
Replies: 2
Views: 4136

Re: Guitar for jazz

A Gibson/Epiphone Les Paul or Gretsch Electromatic Pro Jet Bigsby. Consider your budget. it is best to get what you really want and not be in a hurry to buy.

Checkout the specs for these guitar. hope this helps. Goodluck!
by mccoy2015
November 11th, 2016, 8:03 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: I'm a fairly new guitar player, would this guitar be good for me?
Replies: 5
Views: 3895

Re: I'm a fairly new guitar player, would this guitar be good for me?

For a beginner guitar players ... It is very important and a must that on their first guitar... it's already a good experience on buying and making that first right decision... The things you should consider to jump start your guitar playing What genre of music you like and what type of guitar playe...
by mccoy2015
November 10th, 2016, 9:04 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Scales
Replies: 8
Views: 3106

Re: Scales

Guitar scales, and modes are the pillars of guitar playing... without it; you will just be memorize songs and not really learn the songs... you will not be able to figure out how the song is made and its chords progression without the scales... while the modes, gives the song its flavor... if its a ...
by mccoy2015
November 10th, 2016, 8:52 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Beginner Guitar
Replies: 7
Views: 3988

Re: Beginner Guitar

"Music type: I love classic country (hence the username) but I also love classic rock and 90s alternative. So I need something versatile." Your very clear on what genre of music you like to play and what type of a guitar player you want to be... For that budget you can buy an Epiphone Les Paul Stand...
by mccoy2015
November 10th, 2016, 8:41 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: want to buy a new guitar need help
Replies: 8
Views: 2597

Re: want to buy a new guitar need help

This two guitars you have mention are both great... it will be hard to choose if you don't have a category to follow on choosing the right guitar. First... What type of a guitar player are you or want to be.. and the genre of music your going to play... coz this guitars uses different pick ups and i...
by mccoy2015
November 10th, 2016, 4:35 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Hi, could do with some help please.
Replies: 1
Views: 1582

Re: Hi, could do with some help please.

Your perfectly fine on what your doing... you just have to make adjustments on how you practice coz on what I have read on your post you really want to learn. To progress efficiently First make a regimen or schedule on how you practice like for example monday will be your G major and its relative mi...
by mccoy2015
November 10th, 2016, 12:55 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Sitting or standing?
Replies: 10
Views: 3336

Re: Sitting or standing?

Try adjusting the strap may be its too low when your standing up. if your a tall guy with long arms no prob coz you can position your hands properly... proper positioning of the guitar when standing up is the key...
by mccoy2015
November 7th, 2016, 11:05 pm
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Pickup/Noise - Multimeter Troubleshooting
Replies: 1
Views: 947

Re: Pickup/Noise - Multimeter Troubleshooting

before doing anything... try using first a guitar static remover spray...
by mccoy2015
November 5th, 2016, 8:12 pm
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Having trouble progressing
Replies: 2
Views: 1846

Re: Having trouble progressing

The best advise is that you learn guitar theories, Scales, Modes, and use a METRONOME... which is the most snob tool by beginner guitar players.... this will help you understand what guitar playing is really all about, and will unlock your full potential. You will also develop what is called muscle ...