Most guitar players don’t get the most sounds out of what most humbuckers have to offer. Jimmy Page got around to it in the 80’s. Story is he had some engineer design a switching system for his Les Paul using four push pull pots that incorporated coil splitting, phase reversal, and one pickup running inContinue reading “Les Paul push pull that’s not from the Page playbook”
Out of the Gutter and into the world, Nick visits the Guitar builders of Montreal.
How low can we go?
I have many problems. I wake up in strange clothes, I yell at children on the light rail, and my 401k won’t provide me a retirement in even the cheapest RV park. But this is the most common one I deal with…the Ibanez RG8. An affordable 8 string that was just born bad. Being a coolContinue reading “The problem with the RG8”
The Guitar Gutter is Denver Colorado’s finest garden level guitar repair shop. I’m Nick, your proprietor and private dancer. I’ve been a tech about town since 2008. I’ve seen some things. Some things I don’t want to talk about. Broken necks, cracked backs, crushed nuts, you name it. It’s always tough to see an olderContinue reading