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deathletter 10-03-2012 10:32 PM

Warmer overdrive/distortion for shoegazey tones?
 
Using a Turbo RAT I inherited. At 9oclock-2-3, it's a pretty nice overdrive, but I'd like something a little less clangy. Not totally undefined and fuzzy like a Big Muff... but a golden, warm, very thick and saturated sound.

Thoughts?

ihartfood 10-03-2012 11:03 PM

the rat is a dirt pedal, right?

What amp you using? When I wanna do shoegaze I borrow my friend's Fulltone OCD. awesome tone for Cloudkicker type stuff with my DeVille.

ikey_ 10-03-2012 11:05 PM

crowther hot cake? zendrive?

ihartfood 10-03-2012 11:14 PM

It really all depends of what flavor of amp you have, as a Spider or other various amps won't really do shoegaze very well.

deathletter 10-03-2012 11:37 PM

Pretty clean Ampeg reissue

ihartfood 10-03-2012 11:45 PM

is it tube? I know nothing about Ampegs.

ihartfood 10-03-2012 11:51 PM

a Blues Driver will do lower gain shoegaze quite well also.


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