What are the point of preamps as in rack effects? I see a lot of guitarists nowadays with racks in their rigs. What is the difference between them and regular stomp box effects?

the pre-amps they use are almost always high quality, boutique,tube pre amps. you know what a pre amp is, right?
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consider anything derek suggests, He IS a gain VVhore you know
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derek, will you go out wt me?

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gpderek09, do us the honors...
Originally Posted by evening_crow
Quoting yourself is cool.

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