Monthly Archives: October 2009

Motivation

I have quite little motivation right now. I think I may have gone to deep into too many technique exercises and theory. It has really brought my playing to a whole new level, but I’m a bit blank when I sit down with the guitar – what do I do now? I was laboring with the […]

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New Licks Are Eating My Fingers

I got loads of Adrian licks at the lesson on Saturday. They will give me an awesome pentatonic vocabulary, but it’s obvious my fingers are used to playing other things. Now they look like this: I got loads of Adrian licks at the lesson on Saturday. They will give me an awesome pentatonic vocabulary, but […]

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DIY IKEA Pedal board

Some guy at Harmony Central has built a really nice pedalboard out of IKEA parts for about €60. I would build one myself if I had any pedals :-) (the POD X3 is a pedalboard in itself). Read he whole build thread at Harmony Central (via LifeHacker via IkeaHacker). Some guy at Harmony Central has built a […]

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(re)Start

I’m 35 years old and quite reasonable decided I’m going to start playing guitar. I’ve been at it for two years now. I feel incredibly good at it every other day, and complete crap the other days. All posts prior to this one I’ve moved from an old blog that was just links with no […]

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Made-up Amp Names in Line 6 Gearbox

In Line6 Gearbox all the amps have made-up names like “Brit 900 lead”, likely due to copyright reasons. Luckily there’s a patch that makes it display the real names, such as “Marshall JCM 800” and “Mesa Triple Rectifier”. Get the patch from Vettaville. In Line6 Gearbox all the amps have made-up names like “Brit 900 […]

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