Tag: maxon

  • 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…

  • I’m an “audiophile”… and no one needs ultra HD displays

    I play music for a hobby; I am a musician part time. As of now I have about 270 guitar/piano videos on my Youtube (which you can check on the media page on the side). So yeah, I care about audio alot and audio tone. The irony is that I care about audio more than…

  • Best Overdrive Guitar pedals

    A while ago, I made a post about the best small handwired tube amplifiers, and what better to follow that up than with the best overdrive guitar pedals, both mainstream and boutique kinds. I’m going to look at ‘traditional’ overdrives, and not the crazy wacky ones with a million different settings. Let’s take a look.…

  • 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…

  • Achieving the Stevie Ray Vaughan sound

    Stevie Ray Vaughan was a very influential electric blues guitarist who was considered by many to be one of the greatest before he tragically perishes in a 1990 helicopter crash. While it is impossible to duplicate Stevie’s tone (as you would need his hands), the following guide can help. The Sound Stevie Ray Vaughan used…