#1
I am getting a Pearly gates neck pickup in my Les Paul. Wondering what bridge pickup would complement it? I need a good/decent clean tone, I want the two pickups to be good for each other, I play mostly hard rock, but i want a pickup that can do blues and metal well too. I need a very dynamic and musical responsiveness/tone. I was thinking about a Custom 5 (sh-14). Any opinions?
#2
i imagine (having only tried the custom custom and custom) that that'd probably work. obviously wait to hear from anyone who's tried it, lol.
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#3
the custom 5 will compliment the pearly gates really well
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#4
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I am getting a Pearly gates neck pickup in my Les Paul. Wondering what bridge pickup would complement it? I need a good/decent clean tone, I want the two pickups to be good for each other, I play mostly hard rock, but i want a pickup that can do blues and metal well too. I need a very dynamic and musical responsiveness/tone. I was thinking about a Custom 5 (sh-14). Any opinions?

Custom 5 is the perfect fit from Duncan for what you want, I have the same combo in my Epi.
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#5
Thanks guys. Before I order, is the Custom 5 too high output? It's not going to be harsh or muddy is it?
#6
not at all
My Gear
Guitars:
-Gibson Les Paul Studio
-Ibanez "lawsuit" Les Paul
-Ibanez S470
-PRS SE Custom

Amp:
Marshall TSL100
Marshall 1960a cab

Effects:
Dunlop 535q wah
Visual Sound Liquid Chorus

Pickups:
Guitarforce
MHD