i am wanting to get a sound close to dethkloks and also amon amarth.my gear is

Dean mlx (stock pickups)
peavey vypyr 30 watt
digitech gnx 3000
line 6 pod farm

so with what i have what do i need to do to get close to there sound?
to get that sound, you need to go to the right forum

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Epi Les Paul Std w/Duncans
Cry Baby From Hell
Marshall JH-1
EHX Metal Muff
MXR EVH Phase 90
Carl Martin Classic Chorus
EHX #1 Echo
Ibanez LU-20
Dunlop DCB-10
Crate V50112
Tascam US144