i want to get a nice distortion.overdrive to start out my pedal board.
i've heard that both of these are good.
hopefully i'll be soon getting a blackstar ht40 combo.
i play post hardcore music like we are the ocean.
please give me your opinions
Gear :
Blackstar HT Soloist 60
Blackstar HT212 Extension Cabinet
G&L ASAT Special Tribute
Cort KX5
Tanlgewood TD8 Acoustic
Kustom Practice Amp 10W Dart.
Boss DD7 Pedal
Korg Pitch Black
Mapex QR Series Drum Kit
Overdrive's probbaly more versatile if you're getting a decent amp. The MXR GT-OD is pretty similar to the distortion 3, try it. Not played the OCD, not sure if it works that well as a boost. I guess you need a fair amount of gain, so you should probably be looking at boosting an amp with an OD. So look at the GT-OD and maxon/ibanez tubescreamers among others.
The OCD is considered a mid-gain OD. Probably not what you want.
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