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10/06/2020

Cream T ‘Bolero’ & ‘BFG Banger’ HSS Demo

Watch Steve Kay demo a set of Cream T HSS pickups made up of: Neck – Bolero Middle – Bolero Bridge – BFG Banger Humbucker You can hear more from Steve here: https://www.youtube.com/user/Sacramen… Steve recorded the pickups using his Patrick James Eggle ’96’ through a Victory V30 MKII amplifier into a Boss TAE and then into a Two Notes C.A.B M. More about the pickups… BFG Bangers After years of work between Thomas (Cream T Pickups) and Billy F Gibbons the BFG Bangers were born. If you want a pickup... Read More

29/05/2020

How accurate are guitar pickup output readings?

Can you blindly rely on the value of resistance when you measure the Ohm on a handheld multimeter? The Answer is no. Why? In this blog I will touch the basics on why we can’t solely rely on this! First let’s look at multimeters that people can buy in various shops and online stores. When you try to buy a multimeter and search online, you will see there are thousands of different brands and models. The small cheapest multimeters can give you a rough pinpoint, but will ultimately give you... Read More

21/05/2020

Derek Trucks Guitar Player Article

Derek Trucks talks through his touring rig in the September 2019 issue of Guitar Player magazine. In this article Derek mentions the pickups wound by Thomas Nilsen of Cream T Pickups. These pickups are used in Dereks Gibson Custom Dickey Betts SG Artist Proof #4 guitar. You can read the full article below.

20/05/2020

Guitarist Magazine review Patrick James Eggle Cream T Oz Guitar

MusicRadar & Guitarist Magazine have reviewed the stunning Patrick James Eggle Cream T Oz guitar featuring Cream T Pickups. You can read the full review here. These guitars are exclusive to Sound Affects and are available to buy here. Listen to the guitar in action below…

14/04/2020

Listen to the story of Cream T Pickups

The guys at Guitar Nerds invited Thomas on their new ‘Friday Special’ podcast. In this episode you will hear the story of how Thomas ended up working with Billy Gibbons, Keith Richards and the latest project at Cream T Pickups. Listen here https://play.acast.com/s/podcastguitarnerds/f970bb2a-d4cc-4189-a741-436cdc6111f8?fbclid=IwAR3XPQ5TXq0mk8-_HSHX8lq2i1mNeF7V9VKigbjc5EPIMR3m5LRYmRQ6XkY

14/04/2020

Cream T Pickups ‘BFG Banger’ Demo

Listen to Stuart Shields demo the ‘BFG Banger’ Billy Gibbons signature pickups by Cream T Pickups. ‘After years of work between Thomas (Cream T Pickups) and Billy F Gibbons the BFG Banger Buckers were born. If you want a pickup that has been tweaked to perfection by a legendary guitarist and boutique pickup winder look no further. Thomas is renowned for working closely with artists to achieve the tone they desire and Billy F Gibbons has now used the BFG Banger Buckers on stage for the last 10 years! The... Read More

13/04/2020

Introducing the Cream T Pickups podcast

In this episode, we inform about the new Cream T Pickups Podcast series. What listeners can expect in our podcast series. Listen & subscribe here https://www.buzzsprout.com/850411/2636062-cream-t-pickups-episode-1?fbclid=IwAR2lsImBp63H7mscsb50BAqG7UNectkF79G6R05z1ctFd38mWmJ9haXlO7I