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Does it FUZZ? - Does Amplitube DOOM/METAL/CHUG Series
Does it FUZZ? - Does Amplitube DOOM/METAL/CHUG
Does Amplitube Doom, Metal, Chug or sound like... These are quick videos attempting sounds quickly. No, additional EQ, reverbs or extra tweaking but rather recording directly as the tweaking happens. In this episode we try to achieve a brutal FUZZ sound with the Fender amp in Amplitube and BigPig Fuzz Pedal.
How to setup your DI and Interface to record guitar DI tracks
This article is a quick info on how to set up your guitar, interface and DI in order to record a great DI track and then apply an amp sim like Amplitube or BIAS or any other amp/cab sim. This article will focus on a few different setup option and the differences between them.
We now stock Sine Effect Electronics pedals
We are very happy to announce that we now stock Sine Effect Electronic pedals. The first pedals we added to our shop are the MegaPara EQ pedal and the Disphoria Distortion.
Disphoria Distortion Pedal by Sine Effect Electronics
The Disphoria is a distortion pedal made by Sine Effect Electronics. It is a very open and transparent distortion pedal with a huge amount of gain.
Full guitar setup tutorial - Fret Levelling tutorial and Intonation tutorial
See the full 3 part video tutorial on how to setup your guitar from scratch. Please have a look at our tutorial which takes you through the complete guitar setup process. It explains in details how to level your frets, set the truss rod, restring your guitar and set the intonation.
Interview with B&G handmade Guitars
Please read the interview with master luthiers Eliran Barashi and Kiki Goldstein. These guys are serious about handmaking everything, even casting their own brass hardware from a unique alloy that conducts the widest frequency range. The pickups are also made in-house and only use rare stocks of aged wood.
Interview with Xylem Guitars and Bass - a luthier in Colorado
Check out our interview with Xylem custom guitars and basses, a luthier based in Colorado. They also repair guitars. All Xylem custom bass guitars and guitars are fully tailored to your musical tastes and preferences. Xylem luthier Anthony Olinger will help you design and develop the perfect instrument for you by combining his expertise and experience with your idea of the perfect bass or guitar. The result will be a one of a kind instrument that fits you better than any other.
Prisma Guitars - guitars built from broken and used skateboards
Prisma Guitars is based on the love for skateboarding and music. The self-taught woodworker and industrial design student based out of San Francisco, California builds guitars using the wood from broken and used skateboards. Prisma Guitars are all 100% handmade and the colors are completely one-of-a-kind for every build.
What is the right pedal order on your pedalboard?
There is no right or wrong order to pedals although many would like to make you believe that. Truth is that it is all about what 'sound' you are after. The suggestions here are to the generally agreed pedal orders on a pedal board for the most typically desired tone and sound results.