Tag: amplifier

  • What is your favorite piece of audio equipment?

    I’m going based on design (because I don’t have the financial means to own all these except the BT ones). I think all of these are very beautifully designed. Network streamers Naim Uniti Atom Cambridge Audio EVO150 Linn Klimax DSM SimAudio Moon Ace Aurender W20SE Amplifiers Accuphase E-5000 McIntosh MC901 Luxman SQ-N150 Lyngdorf TDAI-3400 Cyrus…

  • Let’s talk about guitar pedals

    I’m a gadget freak, everyone knows that. And my love of gadgets extends to guitar pedals. I go over my setup here, although now my rig has changed slightly. To the non-guitar person, a pedalboard probably looks pretty alien to them: a bunch of contraptions made to set off bombs maybe? All those switches and…

  • Back to boring everyday living again…

    These days trying to save up as much money as I can to help purchase a place in Vancouver hopefully next year.. ideally I want to 1) get my mortgage down to $200k 2) leverage my current SF home to get a home equity loan of at least $310k and 3) save up at least…

  • My guitar gear

    I’ve played guitar for over 10 years. Edit: In fact, I’ve also been recording guitar videos for over 8 years! Here’s a compilation of those videos since 2006 all the way up to the current year 2014. httpv://youtu.be/VJAg6cacWOQ I’ve played Stratocasters, Les Pauls, Flying Vs, even 12 string and double-necked guitars, but here’s what I…

  • Tips on improving guitar tone, equipment

    Alright, a break from politics for a while. Since I’m one of the rare Asians that can play guitar better than piano, some ask me for improving their tone on guitar. Well, there’s several key guidelines to follow. Firstly, tone is subjective. What kind of tone do you want? Hendrix? Metallica? Slash? Those all have…