Originally Posted by hbucker
Yes, pickups do make a big difference. But so does the amp. Sounds like you're using kind of a practice amp. Nothing wrong with that. But spending $$ on new pickups may not sound that much different on the amp you're using.
I would recommend a better amp before you invest much in pickups.
Words to remember: A good amp can make a bad guitar sound good. But a good guitar cannot make a bad amp sound good.
+1 best piece of advice you will hear IMO For goodness sake get a real amp will ya!