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Help me tweak my amp to sound more like a Tube Screamer

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs' started by bbutler123, May 24, 2011.

  1. bbutler123

    bbutler123 Member

    Feb 16, 2009
    My Blackstar has good distortion, but the Tube Screamer is almost unbeatable. What might I try in order to emulate the sound of the TS?
    Increasing/decreasing mids, more bass, less, less drive, more?.......any ideas?

    I know it's an odd question, but any ideas?
  2. big jilm

    big jilm Supporting Member

    Oct 15, 2008
    Houston TX
    Add mids and less bass?
  3. rockon1

    rockon1 Member

    Aug 12, 2005
    Stamford CT
    You might find a speaker that will accentuate the frequencies your after before you find the circuitry mods to do so. Havent read of any mods as such for them. Unfortunately its hard to test drive the amp thru a bunch of various speakers without buying them. Or you might try a para EQ in the loop . Bob

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