#1
im buying a marshall valvestate 8040 and a zoom g9.2tt.

ive got an ernieball musicman petrucci.

so, basic question, shall i use the amp distortion or the zoom's distortion??

any commets on the subject appreciated!

any tips on setups or else also appreciated

thks!
Ivan!

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#2
the one you think sounds best but overall, amp distortion is always better
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#6
why buy a valvestate? They're really not that good, and besides, you could probably get a tube amp instead.
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#7
ok, but i heard that the 8040's gain channel is not "THE" best tube distortion.
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#8
^yes, cause it's not tube.
Current Gear:
LTD MH-400 with Gotoh GE1996T (EMG 85/60)
PRS SE Custom 24 (Suhr SSH+/SSV)
Ibanez RG3120 Prestige (Dimarzio Titans)
Squier Vintage Modified 70s Jazz V
Audient iD22 interface
Peavey Revalver 4, UAD Friedman BE100/DS40
Adam S3A monitors
Quote by Anonden
You CAN play anything with anything....but some guitars sound right for some things, and not for others. Single coils sound retarded for metal, though those who are apeshit about harpsichord probably beg to differ.
#9
ok, im buying it at 325 U$S in argentina ( that means they are far more expensive), but, are they good for their price? i mean, can i get something better for that money?
Ivan!

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#10
yes, you probably could. You just need to look.
Current Gear:
LTD MH-400 with Gotoh GE1996T (EMG 85/60)
PRS SE Custom 24 (Suhr SSH+/SSV)
Ibanez RG3120 Prestige (Dimarzio Titans)
Squier Vintage Modified 70s Jazz V
Audient iD22 interface
Peavey Revalver 4, UAD Friedman BE100/DS40
Adam S3A monitors
Quote by Anonden
You CAN play anything with anything....but some guitars sound right for some things, and not for others. Single coils sound retarded for metal, though those who are apeshit about harpsichord probably beg to differ.