After The Ultimate Fan Guide to Metallica Amp Settings, we decided to take it a step further and show how the average musician can get that trademark Metallica sound with gear you may already own, or is available at a price you don’t need to be a rock star to afford. Quick Navigation1. EVOLUTION OF […]
Basically, wah pedals got their name after the type of sound they produce – it literally appears as if someone was yelling “wah-wah”, hence the name. Now, it’s safe to assume that the vast majority of guitarists have heard about these pedals, but there are still a lot of people who don’t know how wah […]
Reverb might be one of the most underrated effects in a guitarists rig. Some musicians think that they don’t need it for their sound, others don’t know what exactly “reverb” does, but hardcore veterans and professionals know better than that. Reverb is very tricky to define, so it’s only normal that some people have a tough […]
We’ll take a look at John Frusciante’s gear during the Chili Peppers years to analyze how he achieved his tone, and look at some of the artists that inspired him and how their playing style and gear influenced him.
Distortion pedals are relatively plain contraptions – they’re most commonly used by “heavy” musicians, but their field of application is virtually limitless. There are numerous brands that utilize various technologies and tech parts, so it’s safe to say that every distortion pedal is different – the market is quite large, so the catalogue from which […]