Alright, my current set up is a Peavey 6505+ head with a Avatar cab and ESP EC-1000 guitar. I think my tone right now is pretty good, but of course you always want to make it better. I'm trying to get a more "brutal" tone kinda like The Acacia Strain and Emmure. So can anybody give me any suggestions? One thing I'm thinking about is getting a tube screamer. I've heard of bands using them but I wasn't sure how well they really work. Thanks in advance.
They're great for boosting your signal for solos and such, but James Hetfield said they're not good rhythm playing. I would buy a MXR 10-band EQ, which is great for switching between two different types of sound.
Gear List:
'97 Gibson Explorer w/ Duncan SH-4 and SH-2
Fender Jazz Bass 'Crafted in Japan'
Yamaha Acoustic Guitar
Vox AD30VT w/ VFS2
Roland Cube 30 Bass
Modded "St. Louis" Wah
Dunlop .88 Tortex picks
basically itll add more distortion if you turn it up.
Pedal GAS?
Empress Heavy
ISP Dec of some sort
Keeley Katana
TC Corona/Vortex/Dreamscape
MXR 10 Band EQ
Kerry King uses it in Slayer
Ibanez RG2EX2
Epiphone Les Paul
Fender Strat
Homemade EVH
Marshall JCM 800 Combo

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tube screamer is just more gain and maybe a slight tone change depending on your settings