#1
I got this Lexicon Lambda audio interface and I'm using Cubase LE4 but I'm having trouble getting a real good clean/professional distortion sound, and having trouble getting a nice warm clean sound(I'm kinda looking for a sound like the jazz guitar in Guitar Pro).

I know there's a sticky with help on this but I need a bit more direct help. I see a lot of people talking about using amps and mics, so I'm wondering is it possible to get a good sound from plugging my guitar straight into an interface and then using a bunch of plug-ins? Or do people only get their high quality sound by using a mic and amp?
#2
It all depends on personal preference. There are people who swear by Amp Sims and others who swear by Mic'd Amps. My best advice is to give both a shot and see what you think

Read the sticky if you want to get a good Amp Sim sound.
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