Author Archives: Karl
So DGM Live finally got a major overhaul! However, while that is a good thing it also means that there may be issues with the existing links from this site to RF’s online diary which is frequently used as a … Continue reading
It is not a very common occurrence but RF was recently treated to an NGD! See the KC8 part of the Guitars section for further information.
In this “What’s on the bench” video from Crimson Guitars we get a brief sneak preview of RF’s next guitar. I will leave it to Crimson Guitars to give more exact specs but what we can see/hear is that it … Continue reading
I have been working on a new layout for the various sections for a while and the changes have now gone live. It made more sense to order the information by type rather than period to keep things clear. Hopefully … Continue reading
By pure coincidence I stumbled across an old familiar fuzzbox at a much later date than expected (see ’90s section); the Vox guitar is under reconstruction (see 2000s).
In an online article for MusicRadar, Trev Wilkins details Robert Fripp’s entire rig for the 2014 King Crimson Elements Tour of the US, even including a helpful flowchart that traces the signal path(s) from beginning to end. I will add … Continue reading
KC8 page updated with a video of RF giving us a quick overview of the Sirius Probe.
Things were getting very wordy and hard to keep track of over at the ’00s page, so I added a new one about the latest developments from the first preparatory rehearsals, and it is my intention to keep track of … Continue reading
Today’s update concerns the two ’70s pages: Added information on RF’s first amplifiers Added information on recording with Eno in general and the Heroes album with Bowie in particular. Many small fine tunings on the ’70s, ’90s and 2000s pages.