MUST HAVE AMP SETTINGS 2

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REGGAE  AMP  SETTINGS

Reggae guitar tone

     Volume 6
    Treble 5
    Middle 5
    Bass 5
    Reverb 3
    Presence 5

reggae lead tone
    Pre 7
     Post 7
    Treble 5
    Middle 5
    Bass 5
    Reverb 3
    Presence 5

STEVE  VAI     AMP SETTINGS

Clean Channel Settings #1
Reverb 0
Treble 9
Mid 5
Bass 3

Clean Channel Settings #2
Reverb 0
Treble 8
Mid 4 ½
Bass 4

Lead Channel Settings #1
Presence 6
Treble 6
Mid 8
Bass 7 ½
Drive 9

Lead Channel Settings #2
Presence 6 ½
Treble 6 ½
Mid 6
Bass 7 ½
Drive 8

Lead Channel Settings #3
Presence 6
Treble 6
Mid 6
Bass 7
Drive 8

Lead Channel Settings #4
Presence 6
Treble 6
Mid 7
Bass 7 ½
Drive 8

JOE  SATRIANI    AMP SETTINGS

1.) Gain 7
Treble 6
Mid 10
Bass 6
Reverb 1

2.) gain: 7
Treble: 6
Middle: 3
Bass: 6
Reverb: 0 (Distortion)

3.) Gain: 6
Treble: 7
Bass: 9
Mids:0


Joseph Satriani (born July 15, 1956) is an Americaninstrumental rock   guitarist and multi-instrumentalist.  He was inspired to play guitar at age 14, after hearing of the death of Jimi Hendrix.

HERMAN LI OF DRAGONFORCE  AMP SETTINGS



 gain- 10
bass- 8
mid- 5
treble 7


 Herman Hong-Man Li was born 3 October 1976) and is  a British Chinese musician. He is one of two lead guitarists for the power metal band DragonForce.

LAMBS OF GOD  AMP SETTINGS


 Gain 10
Bass 9
Mid 5
Treble 8

DEATH METAL  AMP SETTINGS

LINE 6 SPIDER 3 30W

 insane

drive:full

bass:9

mid:8

treble:3

channel volume:8

fx:none


 Death metal is an extreme  subgenre of heavy metal music.  It typically employs heavily distorted and low-tuned guitars, played with techniques such as palm muting, and tremolo picking, deep growling vocals, aggressive, powerful drumming featuring double kick  or blast beat  techniques

SRV   AMP SETTINGS

 Texas  flood


 drive 6,

treble 6,

mid 5,

bass 8,

reverb 3,

overdrive on


On a Fender Blues Jr amp


 reverb 3

master vol 3

treble 10

mid 10

low 4

fat switch on

vol 8



Stephen Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990) was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. In spite of a short-lived mainstream career spanning seven years, he was one of the most influential guitarists  in the revival of blues in the 1980s.


BUCKETHEAD   AMP SETTINGS

 bass 5 - 6,

mid 5 - 7,

treble 7 - 8,

presence 6

use overdrive pedal

tone 5 - 6,

vol 5 - 8,

no distortion



Brian Patrick Carroll (born May 13, 1969), known professionally as Buckethead, is an American MUSICIAN  who has worked within many genres of music. He has released 300 studio albums, four special releases, and one EP.

NICE BLUES SOUND

On a Peavey Vypyr amp

preset A1, clean mode,
Amp model deluxe, brit or pexi
effect bypass, pregain 3 o'clock, bass 5 o'clock, mid 12 o'clock,
high 5 o'clock, post gain full


On a Fender Princeton Chorus

treble 10, mid 4 - 5, bass 10, gain 7, mid boost off, limiter 4, presence 0, vol - louder the better


Marshall Hot Rod Deluxe amp

neck pickup, plug into socket 2,
bass 9-10, mid and treble, half way, drive 3, master vol 7, reverb 1-2




BLUES SETTING

treble 5/7,
bass 5/6,
mid 0,
use with tube screamer



BLUES TONE - vox amp

treble 7,
mid 6,
bass 3,
gain 10

CLASSIC ROCK TONE

Gain- 2 o'clock
Volume- max
Treble- 3 o'clock
Middle- 1 o'clock
Bass- 10/11 o'clock
Reverb obviously works well too.



For Solid State Amp

bass 10,
mid 5,
treble 7,
presence 7,
resonance 5,
reverb 3,
distortion

NEIL YOUNG - ROCKING IN THE FREE WORLD


bass 5,
mid 10,
treble 10,
presence 10,
gain 5

Neil Percival Young was born November 12, 1945.  Young's often distorted electric guitar work, deeply personal lyrics and signature tenor singing voice transcend his long career.  His gritty guitar work, especially with Crazy Horse, earned him the nickname "Godfather of Grunge."

RANDY RHODES - OVER THE MOUNTAIN

gain 7,
bass 7,
mid 7,
treble 10



GENERAL SOUND
presence 10,
bass 1,
mid 4/5,
treble 2,
vol 9,
played with MXR distortion pedal

Randall William Rhoads - December 6, 1956 – March 19, 1982.  He was an American heavy metal guitarist who played with Ozzy Osborne and Quiet Riot.  He died in a plane accident while on tour with Osbourne in Florida in 1982.

TESTAMENT     AMP SETTINGS

Bass- 6-7
Mids- 2-3
Treble- 4
Presence- 7-8
Gain- 5-7

Testament is an American trash metal band from Berkeley, California, which was founded in 1983 under the name Legacy.  They are often credited as one of the most popular and influential bands of the thrash metal scene.

JOHN 5 AMP SETTINGS

Gain- 3-5
Bass-10
Mids-4
Treble- 8

John William Lowery (born July 31, 1971), best known by the stage name John 5, is an American Guitarist.  He left David Lee Roth and joined the group Marilyn Manson as their guitarist, and later became guitarist for Rob Zombie.

JEFF BECK   AMP SETTINGS

Gain - 10
Bass - 6
Mid - 5
Treble - 7
Reverb - 4

Geoffrey Arnold "Jeff" Beck (born 24 June 1944) is an English rock guitarist.  He is one of the three noted guitarists to have played with Yardbirds.  Much of Beck's recorded output has been instrumental, with a focus on innovative sound.

DARKEST HOUR    AMP SETTINGS

Gain-6
Bass-7-8
Middle-7
Treble-5
Presence-7

Darkest Hour is an American heavy metal band from Washington D.C., formed in 1995.  They played numerous special shows in various parts of the world in 2015 where they played Undoing Ruin in its entirety along with other fan favourite tracks, to celebrate the tenth anniversary of its release in 2005.

PETER TOWNSEND  OF THE WHO   AMP SETTINGS

Gain: 5
Treble: 10
Middle: 10
Bass: 10
Reverb: 3

Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend (born 19 May 1945) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and main songwriter for the rock band  The Who.  Townshend is the main songwriter for the Who, having written well over 100 songs for the band's 11 studio albums.  The Who commenced their first US tour on 22 March 1967

AVENGED SEVENFOLD    AMP SETTINGS

Low - 7
Mid - 6
High - 8
Drive - 10 (on a Boss DS-1)
Reverb - 2 or 3

Avenged Sevenfold (sometimes abbreviated as A7X) is an American heavy metal band from Huntington Beach, California, formed in 1999.  Avenged Sevenfold is known for its diverse rock sound and dramatic imagery in album covers and merchandise.  To date, Avenged Sevenfold has released seven studio albums, one live album/DVD, two compilation albums and eighteen singles.

JIMMY PAGE    AMP SETTINGS

Gain - 4
Treble - 8
Mid - 3
Bass - 7
Reverb - 2

James Patrick Page, OBE (born 9 January 1944) is an English musician, songwriter, and record producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and founder of the rock band Led Zeppelin.  Page began his career as a studio session musician in London and, by the mid-1960s, alongside Big Jim Sullivan, was one of the most sought-after session guitarists in Britain.

JACK WHITE - WHITE STRIPES    AMP SETTINGS

Gain - 8
Treble - 7
Mid - 5
Bass - 8
Presence - 8

John Anthony "Jack" White ( July 9, 1975) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. He is known as the lead singer and guitarist of duo The White Stripes.  White founded The White Stripes with fellow Detroit native Meg White in 1997.  He has won twelve Grammy Awards, and both of his solo albums have reached number one on the Billboard charts.

WOLFMOTHER     AMP SETTINGS

Gain: 7
Bass: 6
Mid: 6
Treble: 4
Reverb: 2

Wolfmother are an Australian hard rock band from Sydney, New South Wales. founded in 2000.  Wolfmother have been categorised by various commentators within the genres of hard rock, heavy metal, stoner rock and psychedelic rock. They are often compared to influential classic rock and metal bands from the 1960s and 1970s.

MEGADETH     AMP SETTINGS

Gain 10
Bass 4
Contour 10
Treble 10

Megadeth is an American heavy metal band from Los Angeles, California, and was formed in 1983.  A pioneer of the American thrash metal scene, the band is credited as one of the genre's "big four" with Anthrax, Metallica and Slayer, responsible for thrash metal's development and popularization.

THE STROKES     AMP SETTINGS

Gain 4
Treble 8
Mid 4-6
Bass 6
Use the bridge pickup when using dist and neck pickup when clean

The Strokes are an American rock band from New York City. Formed in 1998.  Met with widespread critical acclaim, the Strokes' 2001 debut, Is This It, helped usher in the garage rock revival movement of the early-21st century

KILLSWITCH  ENGAGE    AMP SETTINGS

Reverb:4
Bass:6
Mid:6
Treble:4 or 7 depending on song.
Gain:8

Killswitch Engage are an American metalcore band from Westfield, Massachusetts, formed in 1999.  Killswitch Engage rose to fame with its 2004 release The End of Heartache, which peaked at number 21 on the Billboard 200.

CRADLE OF FAITH    AMP SETTINGS

Gain: 10
Bass: 10
Mids: 1
Treble: 10
Volume: 10

Cradle of Filth are an English extreme metal band, formed in Suffolk in 1991.  Their lyrical themes and imagery are heavily influenced by Gothic literature, poetry, mythology and horror films.

SYSTEM OF A DOWN    AMP SETTINGS

ON a line 6 spider amp
ch insane, drive 7 - 8,
bass 10,
mid 2,
treble 6 - 7,
ch vol 9 - 10,
reverb 0 - 1

METALLICA  AMP  SETTINGS  BY ALBUMS

Kill Em All
G: 8
B: 8.5
M: 1.5
T: 10
Ride The Lightning
G: 7
B: 5
M: 1
T: 10
Reverb: 2
Master of Puppets
G: 7
B: 6
M: 3
T: 7
Reverb: 1
And Justice for All
G: 8
B: 9
M: 0
T: 10
Reverb: 2
Metallica (BLACK ALBUM)
G: 9
B: 8
M: 1
T: 6
Reverb: 4
Metallica (BLACK ALBUM CLEAN)
Clean Channel
B: 3
M: 3
T: 8
Reverb: 2

Kirk Hammet of Metallica
Gain - 7
Treble - 7
Mid - 2
Bass - 7
Reverb - 2

CRAZY TRAIN    AMP SETTINGS

On a line 6 spider amp
ch insane,
drive 6.5,
bass 10,
mid 10,
treble 6,
reverb 2 - 3

JACK WHITE OF THE WHITE STRIPES

Gain - 8
Treble - 7
Mid - 5
Bass - 8
Prescence - 8

SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT AMP SETTINGS

on a line 6 spider amp
ch crunch,
drive 3,
bass 5,
mid 3,
treble 7,
reverb 0

LAKE BODOM -  CHILDREN OF BODOM  AMP SETTINGS

Treble: 9
Mid: 4
Bass: 7
Gain: 8
Reverb: 4
(on guitar)
Tone: 10
Pickup: Bridge

DAVID  GILMORE  -  DARK SIDE OF THE MOON  AMP  SETTINGS

Gain-2-3
Volume-10
Treble- 7-8
Mids- 9-10
Bass- 5-6
Reverb- 60-70%
Fuzz- 100%
Phaser- 40%
Delay- about 310ms

ADAM  JONES - LATERLARUS    AMP SETTINGS

Gain- 5
Volume- 10
Treble- 8
Mids- 5-6
Bass- 7
Reverb -variable, usually below 40%

OFFSPRING    -    AMP SETTINGS

COME OUT AND PLAY
Treble: 8
Mids: 3
Bass: 5
Reverb: 3
Dist: 10

MARK  HEAFY OF TRIVIUM   AMP SETTINGS

Treble- 8.5
Mid-6.5
Bass-6
Gain-7.5
Reverb-none