try mixing your guitar playing into some country tunes
add some backing tracks to hear how your stuff fits in
you'll be surprised by what works
a lot of the sound differences twixt equipment is subtle eq tweaks
Be sure to use the correct mic technique.
"I understand that you can probably find someone else to do the sound gig for free. You can also take a shovel and dig a hole in the ground to shit in, but an outhouse is much nicer"
-Me, in negotiations.
The real question is this, who will marc get to play the guitar for his speaker tests
"Ain't it funny how, i'm losing you now. Now that i'm, tryin to find myself."
if I had a Mac and needed a on the cheaps interface I'd get a Mackie Onyx Blackjack