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TONE NAME: '52 - Blues

  • Created with: Helix LT
  • Author:
  • Guitar:
    Squier Classic Vibe 50's Telecaster
  • Tuning/Strings:
    Standard
  • Style:
    Blues Rock
  • Date: 3/22/20
  • Downloads: 571
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  • Comments:
    I took two classic 60's electric blues amps and tried to dial them in to create a good blues crunch tone. The main amp is Clapton's JTM45 to get that Bluesbreakers vibe (although I haven't plugged my humbuckers into this patch yet). I boosted the SAG a bit on the JTM45. Then, I put the timeless Fender Bassman circuit in the preamp. There is a touch of '63 Spring and Echo verb to fatten it up. There is also a Minotaur in there, but I'd go without it. If you're looking for a little more distortion, then engage the Klon. Dual cabs: 4x12 Greenback 20 (U87 mic) and 2x12 Mail C12Q (4038 mic). I'm also using Sadites Deluxe Comp settings and a slight variation of his Parametric EQ settings. Have fun with it, and tweak it to your liking.

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