1. Themistocles

    Crown Ce1000 and a modeler pre?

    Im looking for a more powerful amp setup for my modeler and am considering a Crown Ce1000: it would run into a cab loaded with 4 celestion G12T's... so lots of power handling and I dont like speaker cone breakup. Ive had this cab around for...
  2. broj15

    NRD: make ya say wO)))))w

    Pics first as usual So after a few months of not having a decent rig I decided it was time to fix that. Ended up spotting a deal on a used Hilbish Beta preamp & a Crown XLS1500. The Hilbish isn't even a year old and the Crown is an older model but was brand new in the box & about $200 less...
  3. broj15

    noob rack mount questions: power amp power vs. cab power handling?

    So I've come across a pretty good deal on a rack mount preamp and it's motivated to redo my rig. I know rack mount stuff isn't as popular as it used to be, but it seems like the lightest and cheapest way to get an excessively loud rig, especially when you factor in long term costs of a tube amp...
  4. Forkface

    Black Crown Initiate - Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape, out now

    Looked around for a thread for this, kinda surprised there wasn't one. Album dropped today and i gotta say, straight up jumped to AOTY contender #1. if you haven't listened do yourself a favor and pls do so. 50 mins of some of the best Metal i've heard in years. and the solo in holy silence...
  5. CW7

    Unsure of fret type/possible crown issues?

    Hey guys- I have what I think is a rather unique issue. I just picked up a mint condition Aristides 080. (for the curious, it's an AMAZING piece of engineering, as well as instrument.). BUT- after a few days of serious play time, something was "off". (my main basis for comparison are 2...
  6. jstarkey

    Rig Nearly Done....

    Thought I'd share the rig that I've been saving up for the last year or so. Axe Fx Standard Crown XLS 1000 Avatar Contemporary Closed Back 4x12 with 2 vintage 30's & 2 g12h30's (all hellatones) in x pattern Still need to get a foot pedal, tuner, power conditioner, and probably a more powerful...
  7. J

    My Guitar Idol 2010 Entry - Solar Crown

    This is my Guitar Idol 2010 Entry. I entered with my song "Solar Crown". I hope you enjoy the track and vote if you like it. Thanks Ugur
  8. JoeGuitar717


  9. J

    Official Axe-Fx Q&A thread!

    There are a lot of questions flying around on this board regarding the Fractal Audio Axe-Fx, so to make everything easy for people speculating about whether or not it's worth dropping the cash for one of these, here's a place for you to ask specific questions and get direct answers from those of...