Fariz Pahlevi
Fariz Pahlevi is a musician from Indonesia who contributes to a monthly music magazine. He business is buying and selling musical instruments, and in the future he plans to open a musical instrument repair service.
  • Music & Audio
    Replacing Electric Guitar PickupsPreview
    I remember my first electric guitar. I liked its design—it had great playability and was comfortable. It was a Stratocaster copy with three single coil pickups. One thing I didn't like was the sound that came from the bridge pickup. It was too thin, and at that time I needed a pretty thick sound. So it sounded fat when played through Tube Screamer and Marshall amps. A few months later I replaced it with a single coil stack Humbucker and was happy with the results. Read More…
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    Effects Chain OrderThumb
    No guitar setup is complete without some toys... you know, effects!Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Choosing the Right Audio Interface for Recording, Mixing and MasteringThumb
    Basically all audio interfaces can be used for recording, mixing and mastering. But other things must be considered when choosing an audio interface for these tasks.Read More…
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    7 Steps to Setting Up Your GuitarThumb
    In this tutorial I will explain step-by-step how to set up your guitar to get perfect intonation. Having your guitar "in tune" is a perfect goal for any luthier or the guitarist himself. Poor intonation can be heard whenever we play a chord or play solo on high frets. But you can tune your guitar to achieve a more powerful sound than ever.Read More…