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by ankh
Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:13 pm
Forum: Other bands
Topic: Allan Holdsowrth Passed away
Replies: 3
Views: 115

Allan Holdsowrth Passed away

Wonderful musician, an inspiration for so many guitar greats, and such an humble person.
by ankh
Fri Apr 14, 2017 2:39 am
Forum: Other bands
Topic: J GEILS passed away
Replies: 1
Views: 62

J GEILS passed away

The band bearing his name was a great live band,had great songs and recorded great live albums....
by ankh
Wed Dec 28, 2016 7:59 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday,Lemmy!!
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Re: Happy Birthday,Lemmy!!

http://assets.rollingstone.com/assets/2015/list/lemmy-kilmisters-wildest-escapades-15-insane-tales-from-a-legendary-life-20151229/items/a-teaspoon-of-sugar-20151229/222349/medium_rect/1451403863/720x405-GettyImages-517804825.jpg https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/564x/59/6a/1a/596a1ac77650650d164...
by ankh
Mon Dec 26, 2016 8:29 pm
Forum: AZG Guitars
Topic: White/Gold
Replies: 216
Views: 7117

Re: White/Gold

most excellent!!!!! Kudos to ya!
by ankh
Mon Dec 26, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Great Quality Kiss Bootleg
Replies: 9
Views: 567

Re: Great Quality Kiss Bootleg

like somebody has apleardy pointed out in the comments, probably it is Live in Nashville.The show was recorded for king Bisciut flower hour and , according to some, even "touched up" in the studio. It is already circulating in fan sites as live in nashville 84. Also, if you want to do it more quickl...
by ankh
Fri Dec 16, 2016 7:54 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: A Sex Machine's birthday
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: A Sex Machine's birthday

John Shaft: [on telephone] Vic, your case just busted wide open.

Vic Androzzi: So close it for me.

John Shaft: Cut the crap man, this is Shaft. Looks like you gonna have to close it yo'self, *shitty*!

[cackles maniacally]

Happy B' day!
by ankh
Fri Dec 16, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Wolfi baby!
Replies: 12
Views: 398

Re: Wolfi baby!

Buon Compleanno/ ich alles Gute zum Geburtstag wünschen! Herzlichen Glückwunsch zum Geburtstag!!!Alles das Beste zum Geburtstag!
by ankh
Fri Nov 25, 2016 9:11 am
Forum: Kiss
Topic: hi, Eric!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 472

hi, Eric!!!

thanks for your enthusiasm, wit,and emotional playng.One of a kind.Especially in such fickle world as music and showbiz. Watching you at Donington 88 is one of my fave memories, both as person and musician. Miss you. http://innocentwords.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Eric-Carr-_-eric-carr-23628143-...
by ankh
Wed Oct 26, 2016 9:16 am
Forum: General Vinnie Discussion
Topic: freewheeler
Replies: 2
Views: 262

Re: freewheeler

on the kissfaq there's another thread about Vinnie's past, some people don't even realize they are chitchatting about some horrible things that really happened,they seem to not realize that.I wonder how would they react if someobdy would put their past tragedies in a topic in a public forum.The spec...
by ankh
Sun Oct 23, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Favorite Guitar Pick
Replies: 16
Views: 592

Re: Favorite Guitar Pick

sorry, my bad, forgot the exact name :oops: ,Herdim picks. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vQHXjG0lUM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7HnWpSaZXu0 basically a normal picks, they have a dimpled surface on the round end, to maximum grip.The edge use the round part so the scratchy part scrapes the string...
by ankh
Sun Oct 23, 2016 3:26 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Favorite Guitar Pick
Replies: 16
Views: 592

Re: Favorite Guitar Pick

like Rick(but less handsome, of course),i use different picks for different sounds and situations. I've used everything from felt to metal,according to what i was playng. For the textural guitar ,since often the effect changes according to the pick dynamics, i find using this one more often: https:/...
by ankh
Tue Oct 11, 2016 3:49 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: Birthday Gift
Replies: 14
Views: 453

Re: Birthday Gift

Happy Birthday, AW!! Lucky man,and he understood your passion for VV.Great!
by ankh
Thu Oct 06, 2016 8:59 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: VV Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 721

Re: VV Pics

While it may not seem like a big deal to others, when I take picture of VV pics I OWN, I have a problem with people with copying them and claiming them as their own....which I have encountered a few times in the past. I have a fairly good collection of some rare/hard to find Vinnie pictures and pos...
by ankh
Thu Sep 22, 2016 2:27 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: GB
Replies: 11
Views: 509

Re: GB

yowsa!!


Happy B'day,Boss!!
by ankh
Sat Sep 17, 2016 12:08 am
Forum: General Vinnie Discussion
Topic: REH Video...Did anybody here Learn those licks?..
Replies: 68
Views: 5413

Re: REH Video...Did anybody here Learn those licks?..

there are many programs,especially with mozilla, that make possible to select an area of any page/vid you are watching and save a snapshot :wink:
by ankh
Sat Sep 10, 2016 6:32 am
Forum: Vinnie's gear
Topic: Maple board VVV
Replies: 6
Views: 361

Re: Maple board VVV

i think that's simply the reflection of a yellow stage light, you can see it also on Vinnie's arm.If you look closely, near his index finger the fretboard has its natural color
by ankh
Tue Aug 30, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Gene Wilder passed away
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Gene Wilder passed away

Brilliant actor,screenwriter, director and overall a nice person.

It was his idea to do "Young frankestein" :wink:

Now he's finally with his wife.

Peace
by ankh
Sat Aug 27, 2016 11:52 pm
Forum: Kiss
Topic: ACE ROCK N ROLL HELL
Replies: 12
Views: 744

Re: ACE ROCK N ROLL HELL

one of his collaborators suggested to Ace to cover this song; apparently he wanted people to hear what would have it been if he was still ion the band.Not a good idea and poor vocal performance. Ace also butchered "emerald", both the song and the vocal rendition.If he had chosen Robbo instead of Sla...
by ankh
Thu Aug 11, 2016 2:43 pm
Forum: Vinnie's gear
Topic: Vin's Lesser Known Gear
Replies: 46
Views: 2052

Re: Vin's Lesser Known Gear

Welcome and thanks so much for providing such interesting and insightful infos !!Thanks also for sharing your knowledge with us.

Namaste'
by ankh
Sun Aug 07, 2016 2:06 am
Forum: General Vinnie Discussion
Topic: Vinnie 's Birthday
Replies: 10
Views: 863

Re: Vinnie 's Birthday

happy birthday,wish happiness and peace to you and the people close to your heart
by ankh
Wed Jun 22, 2016 3:37 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: pearls of wisdom from the best band in the world
Replies: 0
Views: 352

pearls of wisdom from the best band in the world

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=waFM6KvSz70

they talk about everyhting, from music, to religion, jazz,etc...
by ankh
Wed Jun 01, 2016 7:38 am
Forum: Our gear
Topic: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together
Replies: 55
Views: 1576

Re: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together

that one was a sort of a puzzle. Started as cheap EKO ( modern chinese factory made) that played good unplugged.Strings were simply attached to back of the bridge I had the luthier drill the holes in the body to have the strings going through the body,like a real tele.Added the ferrules.Changed the ...
by ankh
Wed Jun 01, 2016 7:15 am
Forum: Our gear
Topic: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together
Replies: 55
Views: 1576

Re: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together

another one..... A 80's Matsumoku / Vantage. Neck thru with just one volume/one tone and two humbuckers.The neck pu was dead.An old framus single coil was added by the original owner. I Put a GFS dream 180 in the neck, changed the bridge saddles to add more sustain, put two volumes-one is a push pul...
by ankh
Wed Jun 01, 2016 7:03 am
Forum: Our gear
Topic: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together
Replies: 55
Views: 1576

Re: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together

worked on some new creatures... [URL=http://s1311.photobucket.com/user/goldenankh/media/P1010070_zpsfqbvjxoj.jpg.html][img]http://i1311.photobucket.com/albums/s678/goldenankh/P1010070_zpsfqbvjxoj.jpg[/img] [/url] picked up an old (Brown, Dino,Brown!!! :lol: ) Melody guitar.Originally it had two sing...
by ankh
Sat May 07, 2016 1:07 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Sincere Thanks
Replies: 19
Views: 1039

Re: Sincere Thanks

no worries, PB,our kind spirit make us being easy on you :P


about troublemakers, we can call our friendly ranger (btw, listen to it all the way to the end ,we should use this as introduction to the new forumites):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-0VFbJamSY
by ankh
Tue Apr 26, 2016 12:09 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Prince
Replies: 11
Views: 592

Re: Prince

ol Gino speaks about Prince
http://www.snappytv.com/tc/1787437
by ankh
Fri Apr 01, 2016 3:40 am
Forum: Other bands
Topic: Stanley tapping
Replies: 20
Views: 863

Re: Stanley tapping

his name 's not stanley, but he's quite good just the same..............and he plays in standard tuning! :)
C'mon, you know him already!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=00ORlX00sbA

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CFEJBhDPBk
by ankh
Sun Feb 28, 2016 8:01 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Shrammy!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 456

Re: Happy Birthday Shrammy!!!

wish you the best, late as usual!!
by ankh
Sun Jan 17, 2016 12:47 am
Forum: The Musician's Corner
Topic: ANKH,MUSIC & VISIONS
Replies: 31
Views: 2233

Re: ANKH,MUSIC & VISIONS

LOL, next time he tries to misbehave you know how to punish him :). :P :mrgreen:

Go figure, the song was originally called "creepy thumps" :lol:
by ankh
Sat Jan 16, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: The Musician's Corner
Topic: ANKH,MUSIC & VISIONS
Replies: 31
Views: 2233

Re: ANKH,MUSIC & VISIONS

just uploaded two new ones. In the first one, i used just an eletric guitar and an Ensoniq dp/2 patch i just created https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HiPqeuRXQbE in this one, the electric guitar goes into a danelectro wasabi, a DOD milkbox compressor, into another ensoniq dp/2 patch: https://www.yout...
by ankh
Mon Jan 11, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: David Bowie passed away
Replies: 8
Views: 541

David Bowie passed away

after a 18 months battle with cancer, Bowie has passed away.
by ankh
Tue Dec 29, 2015 4:36 pm
Forum: Other bands
Topic: Lemmy Kilmister Dead At 70
Replies: 2
Views: 289

Re: Lemmy Kilmister Dead At 70

"There is no easy way to say this…our mighty, noble friend Lemmy passed away today after a short battle with an extremely aggressive cancer. He had learnt of the disease on December 26th, and was at home, sitting in front of his favorite video game from The Rainbow which had recently made it’s way d...
by ankh
Fri Dec 25, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays/HNY
Replies: 20
Views: 631

Re: Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays/HNY

best wishes to all of you and the people close to your hearts!!
by ankh
Fri Dec 25, 2015 9:52 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday,Lemmy!!
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Happy Birthday,Lemmy!!

70 years old today(dec the 24th) http://img.over-blog-kiwi.com/0/93/85/50/20140510/ob_f30e4e_lemmy-kilmister-motorhead-amp.jpg from the Rockin Vicars to Hawkwind to Motorhead.................great musician and no nonsense,well mannered bloke...... http://media.gettyimages.com/photos/english-bassist-...
by ankh
Wed Dec 23, 2015 8:14 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Wolfi!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 412

Re: Happy Birthday Wolfi!!!

soooooooooooooooooooooooo late,tut mir leid!

Happy birthday and rocken fur immer!!!!!!
by ankh
Wed Nov 25, 2015 9:16 am
Forum: Our gear
Topic: Guitar question !
Replies: 23
Views: 819

Re: Guitar question !

Ooooh more lovely advice, thank you so much ankh! :) that's really helpful as well! I have a lot to consider now. hmmm wish I could take you all guitar shopping with me haha! too kind, but i already have ttoo many guitars and i don't want to fuel my guiotar fetish too often. Rick gave you a great a...
by ankh
Wed Nov 25, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: remembering Eric
Replies: 3
Views: 346

remembering Eric

Hi Eric, still remembering fondly your musicality and enthusiasm when i saw you the first time in concert. Great musician and great person as well. Miss you. https://www.facebook.com/EricCarrOfficial http://innocentwords.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Eric-Carr-_-eric-carr-23628143-500-477.jpg http:...
by ankh
Mon Nov 23, 2015 7:32 pm
Forum: AZG Guitars
Topic: Wolfi RR Build
Replies: 235
Views: 8047

Re: Wolfi RR Build

congratulations on such great work,mr. Palecki
by ankh
Mon Nov 23, 2015 7:28 pm
Forum: Our gear
Topic: Guitar question !
Replies: 23
Views: 819

Re: Guitar question !

michellenicole, as advice i would suggest to look for a few things. First, check the guitar neck and see if it fits nicely on your left hand(or right one if you are left handed).Guitar necks have different shapes and profiles and a neck that feels confy can be a huge plus.Then check the guitar actio...
by ankh
Fri Nov 13, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Phil taylor, "Philthy animal taylor" dies
Replies: 2
Views: 343

Phil taylor, "Philthy animal taylor" dies

Philip Taylor, former of Motorhead, died earlier today out of illness.

Great drummer and a very bright and funny person.

He' ll be missed.

http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/former ... ies-at-61/
by ankh
Thu Nov 12, 2015 4:53 pm
Forum: News
Topic: VV Guitars in upcoming Auction
Replies: 57
Views: 3474

Re: VV Guitars in upcoming Auction

on the pink one there are three holes near the top right of the scratchplate.....two adiacent ones and,lower, another one on the top right of the pickguard,plus you can see the pickup routing hole on the top between the tip of the pu ring and the fretboard.......like the neck pu wasn't properly plac...
by ankh
Thu Nov 12, 2015 4:46 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Delores Rhoads passed away
Replies: 3
Views: 256

Delores Rhoads passed away

http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/delore ... ies-at-95/

she was an amazing musician on her own,as you can read on the small bio.
by ankh
Sat Nov 07, 2015 1:38 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Chris!
Replies: 4
Views: 250

Re: Happy Birthday Chris!

happy b'day,mate!
by ankh
Thu Oct 29, 2015 4:59 pm
Forum: Our gear
Topic: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together
Replies: 55
Views: 1576

Re: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together

Kev,bro, thnaks for your words!

Love what you've done on the xmas strat, bet itlooks great under the lights,quite unique.Does the floyd have a routed cavity in the back for pulling upwards àla Brad Gillis?
by ankh
Thu Oct 29, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: Our gear
Topic: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together
Replies: 55
Views: 1576

Re: Post Pictures of your Parts Guitar Creations Here that you put together

with that color, i don't think the binding-of any color- would look good, especially around the body.It looks like a Guild/Gibby hybryd.
by ankh
Thu Oct 29, 2015 9:30 am
Forum: Pictures
Topic: The Wiz
Replies: 7
Views: 793

Re: The Wiz

can i add this one?

Image

courtesy of Michael Ochs Archives, Getty Images
by ankh
Thu Oct 29, 2015 9:21 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday to Strangeways
Replies: 4
Views: 196

Re: Happy Birthday to Strangeways

late as awlays:(...... happy birthday!!!
by ankh
Thu Oct 29, 2015 9:20 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Surgery today
Replies: 20
Views: 562

Re: Surgery today

get well soon!!!
Sorry to hear about that, and i wish you a full recovery.
by ankh
Sun Oct 25, 2015 4:30 am
Forum: General Vinnie Discussion
Topic: Heart Of Chrome
Replies: 28
Views: 1079

Re: Heart Of Chrome

if i remember correctly, Vinnie stated in his newsletter that things were more or less fine until g&P were back to their old tricks, so he chose to leave.

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