I tend to use different filters before clipping or compression.
Think parked wah or similar, only different.
Most of the time I just go without....
Overdrive 250 into Hotcake
i'll go first!
my Crowther Hotcake (Presence down, Level and Drive just touching 1 o'clock) into my DOD Overdrive 250 (Gain at 1 o'clock and...
black Russian Electro-Harmonix Small Stone
AnalogMan modified Boss DS-1 Distortion
Ibanez DE7 Echo Delay
my FIRST "holy crap!" pedal was the phase shifter in my Ross Phaser Distortion.
scored on the cheap in 1989, it's still my ideal phase shifter...
my pedalboard as of December 2013.
Line 6 FM4 filter modeller
1988 Ernie Ball volume pedal with Allen-Bradley potentiometer
before Dunlop bought Scotty, i got one of these in yellow in 1984.
i still use it.
most of the time it's on top of my compressor and EQ...
yup, it's been working for me as well.
my only concern is accidentally crushing it under my foot. :worried
the NYC one does.
a friend has had a pair of them for nearly a decade of heavy gigging and they're still both going strong.
i've had the DD-2, DD-3 long and short chip versions.
in a mix the subtle differences are lost.
i love the DD-3 sound for many things.
in the late 70s and early 80s Gilmour was a huge fan/user of the EHX Electric Mistress flanger.
it figured prominently in his sound, sometimes...
Ernie Ball volume pedal i bought in 1988.
back then they used Allen Bradley pots.
used heavily since then and it's not even slightly scratchy.
Yorke still has a RAT on his board.
currently it's a black Russian Small Stone.
in the past it was a Ross Phaser Distortion made in Kansas, which i still love but it's getting a...
the kind where you get stuck on "The Poetry Stage" at a so-called arts festival.:thud
'68 Yamaha FG-110
4/4 size violin i can't remember the brand of
i was into acoustic music back then.
yah, what's worse is i bought it when it was a new pedal in the mid-80s and paid full price. OUCH.
all the Boss pedals i like i am unashamed of.
- Analogman modded DS-1 and TR-2
Boss DF-2 Super Feedbacker & Distortion
the demos sound amazing and i'm a huge fan of Gilmour's early 70s sound (not to mention the sounds Page got out of one, IIRC).
BUT i sure hope...
i've been using my Blonde for a few years now and have had no problems at all with any distortion or fuzz or overdrive i put in front of it.
FIRST: Electro-Harmonix Muff Fuzz (opamp version) in '84
LATEST: Digitech DF7 Distortion Factory ($25 at a pawn shop)
is that a tape echo on the left?
if so, what make model? what can you tell us about it?