8 string

  1. J

    What are your favorite 8 string locking tuner sets?

    I'm looking to put some on my RG8FM, and I would like some suggestions. Thanks!
  2. Ram150023

    Seymore Duncan Blackout 8's

    Brief & Accurate Description of desired gear: Looking for a set of SD Blackouts (8 string) neck and bridge Modifications (if any): N/A Accessories (hardshell case etc): N/A Location (City,State or City,Country): Rochester, NY International OK? : NO Contact Info (No Phone #s): PM here... My...
  3. zerofocus

    What do you want to see more of in the ERG Market ??

    Hi everyone been a while since I've posted on the site So I'm currently working with Hart Guitars and Bass, a UK based custom guitar luthier, and I'm doing some market research for them to give them a bigger foot in the door And I want to know what you want to see in the ERG market (even just...
  4. Count_Dissident

    [poll] Best 8 string under $1500

    After considering changing pickups in an Ibanez Universe, I decided to take another route and move into the world of 8 string guitars. Now I just need to decide which one is the best for me. I would like to keep the cost under $1500 but I would consider going a bit higher for the right guitar. I...
  5. bzhan1

    /FT Custom Ziricote Ibanez RG2228

    Brief & Accurate Description of gear/guitar: 2008 Ibanez RG2228, few dings but great condition overall. Frets barely worn and professionally set up. Action is ridiculously low. Modifications (if any): Refinished by sso member, added ziricote top and mahogany stained back. Satin finish. 18v mod...
  6. AugmentedFourth

    Finished my 2nd album, free DL on Bandcamp - FFO: AAL, Bach, King Crimson, Debussy

    Trivalent - Norms and Values Hey y'all, just wanted to, um, shamelessly plug my new album. If you wanna check out my first one, I made a thread on here back then. This one may, or may not, have gotten even nerdier with the album concept. All guitar sounds created running a...
  7. AugmentedFourth

    Finished my 2nd album, free DL on Bandcamp - FFO: AAL, Bach, King Crimson, Debussy

    EDIT: I'm an idiot. I posted this in the wrong tab. :noplease: Whichever mod sees this first will hopefully delete it. Trivalent - Norms and Values Hey y'all, just wanted to, um, shamelessly plug my new album. If you wanna check out my first one, I made a thread on here back then. This...
  8. Bigfan

    NGD: Oakland Axe Factory Falcon 8

    http://www.sevenstring.org/forum/luthiery-modifications-customizations/303696-oakland-axe-factory-falcon-8-build-thread.html Mine's the one to the right: I'm super impressed with this thing so far. I asked for a super matte and satin-feeling finish, and it looks (and feels) amazing. The neck...
  9. Mjodmir

    HELP. Active Iby vs. Passive Iby

    HI! I am trying to decide between two guitars. Ibanez Prestige RG852 and RG752. (The number of strings isn't a big deal to me in this case.) The deal is, I can get the 8 string for $1,100 and professionally set up (neck, nut, bridge check/set up). Cheaper than the 7, and will without a doubt...
  10. ShadowsfeaR

    [NGD] A Very Carvin Christmas (bye 56k)

    I ordered this used from Reverb, it was a fantastic deal. I'll let the pictures talk first. :lol: Body is walnut, neck is 5 piece walnut/maple, top is claro walnut, and fretboard is ebony. The pickups were replaced with a set of BKP Aftermaths, and the regular tone was...
  11. Daken1134

    Beginner 8 string lesson

    so i get allot of people hitting me up saying "hey i play guitar a little bit but i want an 8 but i dont know where to start etc" so i finally made a starter basic 8 string lesson Vid
  12. techmetalshred

    Portland Progressive metal band seeking vocalist

    Hello, we are a progressive metal group in Portland, OR named Divitius that was formed in May 2015. We are two guitarists, a bassist, and a drummer seeking to add a vocalist to our project. Our ages range from 25-27 and we would like to find a vocalist close to the same age range. We are in the...
  13. C

    Double NGD-( Acacia Strain Content)

    I was able to pick up two guitars today from my buddy DL ( ex Acacia Strain, LGND) His first prototype signature Strictly 7 guitar and an older Esp Eclipse. Haters gonna hate but I've been a huge fan for many years and love how pissed off and heavy his tone is. He recorded Death Is The Only...
  14. Vince Caruana

    Anyone played the emg 81-8s?

    I have a hellraiser hybrid 8 with the 57/66 set. They are really good pickups but I'm looking for something g with a little more boom to it. Any video clips would be awesome.
  15. mphsc

    Dunable Moon Flower Semi-Hollow 8 string

    Brief & Accurate Description of gear/guitar: One-off, Dunable Moon Flower Semi-hollow 8 string. Sounds huge and plays extremely well. Here is an opportunity to own a very rare guitar, built by Sasha Dunable of Intronaut. Dunable just redesigned their site and the Moon Flower has been removed...
  16. K

    Just released my first solo album, would love to hear what you guys think

    Hey everybody, Just released my first solo album titled "Peace & Quiet EP". This is my first complete piece of work so far as far as writing, recording, mixing, and mastering. It's not great, but it's not bad. I'm slowly getting better though, and isn't that why we're here? So please, listen to...
  17. U

    Urtidsfader debut album (8 string, 0th octave extreme depressive black metal)

    I've had an interest in trying to make some black metal in 9 string octaves for about 2 years now. After never really being satisfied with the results for 1.5 years, I hit some kind of breakthrough this year, and got this little experiment out there at last. Check it out! Free download here...
  18. lhoffl

    8 string math rock featuring weird sounds, odd times and clean vocals!

    Hey all! Just finished my first EP and I couldn't be more excited! As the title says it has a ton of weird sounds and odd time grooves. My main inspirations have been Tera Melos, TTNG, Tigran Hamaysan and Delta Sleep. You can check it out here: https://sibley.bandcamp.com/ and here's my...
  19. U

    Brutal Grindcore stuff (got new headphones, massive mix improvements followed)

    https://soundcloud.com/unjustly-labeled/grindcore-new-headphone-mix-test For best experience, download the track instead of streaming it. So I recently upgraded my headphones to a pair of Audio Technica ATH-M20X. Not much of a step up in price range from my other stuff, but the increased audio...
  20. huhngott

    Living Impressions - Debut Album Announcement (FFO Animals as Leaders, Intervals, etc

    hope you dig it, if so, please check these links, thank you!! :hbang: https://www.youtube.com/user/wisdomvision https://www.facebook.com/LivingImpressionsMusic https://livingimpressions.bandcamp.com