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TONE NAME: '69 Vox AC50

  • Created with: POD HD500
  • Author:
  • Band:
    Poison, Metalica, etc.
  • Guitarist:
    80's Hair band guys
  • Amp:
    Class A-30 TB Pre / Class A-30 TB Pre
  • Style:
    80's Hair Band Rock
  • Date: 6/25/11
  • Downloads: 2837
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  • Comments:
    My brother used two AC50 heads in stereo parked on Marshall 1960 cabs playing in a touring midwest band from 82-87... he says he heard the late 60's AC50's referred to as "the best smallbox Marshall that ever was" and his rig was the perfect complement to the JCM800s his friends used... I remember hearing the cool, tight harmonics my bro would get... we built this preset together, bro says it gets very close to the sound he had...

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