The Many Differences of Guitar Amplifiers
The Guitar Gear Guide • 10m
All things rock, metal and beyond, with underrated cleans–you may go with a high-gain amp. Blues, funk, and jazz? You'll go towards a tube amp. But what are the pros and cons of tube amps versus solid-state amps, and which amps work best in different genres? The answer is less complicated than you think.
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Tools for Equalization
The methods of equalization you'll see will work for clean or gain channels, and as you’ve now realized, there is a lot of adjustments to be made just between your guitar and amp, and they’re worth exploring to the end and back. When you’re ready, we'll talk about the nerdy stuff. I’m talking EQ ...
5 Mistakes I've Made With Guitar Pedals
To err is to be human, and luckily for you, I've already made all the mistakes. In this lesson you'll learn "correct" and "incorrect" pedal order, how that really doesn't matter, as well as how different gear can drastically impact your guitar tone. You may already have the gear you need and you ...
Building a Pedalboard
In the final video of our gear nerd section, I’ll show you best practices for building a pedalboard, as well as pedals that work particularly well paired together, and the best order for your pedals and the types of amps that you should consider when using pedals.