Tone Details

Created with POD HD500
Author chrisjw5
Amp Blackface 'Lux Nrm
I've been using this for live work in a cover band. Try it. Cuts through really well for me with both singles and buckers. Set up a little dirty, it's my 'clean-ish' sound. Put a Screamer in front and it's my Crunch. Throw an OD and I can solo with it. I use it for everything from 867-5309 to Don't Stop Believing. Tom Petty, Bryan Adams, Sublime. It just worked. It cut through, it was articulate. It was great. If you're looking for a tone-for-tone cop of any of those songs, this isn't it. If you're looking for an articulate rock patch to cut through on stage, try it. I go with my HD500 right into a Tech 21 PE60 and adjust for the room with the PE60's EQ.
Date 12/14/11
Downloads 5532


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