Sometimes in life you just miss the boat, and boy did I on Scofield. In fact, I am still waiting to get on.. I can admire playing I don't care for for technical reasons, but someday I hope I can feel even the slightest glimmer of what people see in this tone or genre.
If the digital stuff sounds just a little less good than tubes and pedals, I ain't interested (and this has always been my experience to date). Plus the bottom is going to fall out of the pricing on this digital stuff soon enough. In a year or two your iPhone will do what an ax does now.
i am thinking about adding a new reverb processor to my rack, but I am tempted to simply add a blue sky in a pull out draw. It's a pity strymon doesn't make a good rack unit. Any experience how they handle line levels? Will the Blue Sky hold up to the reverbs in a lexicon or TC rack unit?
I have had one for about 6 months, and I am undecided. I bought it to replace an old block dynacomp, but I find that the xotic adds a ton of noise for the same level of squish. I understand completely that any compressor by nature can increase noise, but mine still doesn't seem right. If it...
Not really looking to spend over 1k. Is the Edge using the axe for base tone and effects? I have nothing against modelers but his ac30 is pretty unique.
That korg looks interesting. What about the TC D-two or lexicon stuff?
I run a wet/dry/wet rig. The wet side is processed with an old Intellifex that I still really enjoy, but if I use delay and pitch shifting I am lacking reverb. So basically I want a second unit to handle delay and reverb (preferably simultaneously). I'd prefer to keep it rack, but not opposed...