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While attempting to recreate Eric C lap ton’ s legendary woman tone, TG’S tuition editor was pleasantly surprised to discover that neighbourbothering amp levels aren’t always required. “Roll off your guitar tone, max out your amp tone, adjust gain and volume to taste and you’ll get surprisingly close,” says Mr B. Turn to our huge feature onp46f or more.
In between chatting to black peaks’ Joe Gosney and reviewing Sterling’s Valentine model, our gear guru has been pondering his favourite guitar tones–billy c organ, tom more l lo and Jeff Buckley all rank highly, but he’s an absolute sucker for Alain J oh annes’ s shimmering clean sand searing octave fuzz on Chris Cornell’s Euphoriamorning.
While the city and colour man told us about his new li veal bum(p 82) he also had a favourite tone to share: “Dimebag Darell’s tone on Farbeyonddriven, specifically on Five minutes alone. Justhow gnarly that is. Pantera were always their own thing but dime bag was such a singular player… there’s not really anyone like him.”