What should I set my amp settings to?

What should I set my amp settings to?

The treble is best kept on around 6 or lower, or it can become a bit too sharp. You may want to increase the treble a bit more if you’re using high gain, to try and give your tone a bit more clarity. Having the bass on around 5 is a good place to start because it makes your tone thick but without being too muffled.

What amps are good for blues?

  • Fender Blues Junior IV. Quite possibly the world’s favorite blues amp.
  • MESA/Boogie California Tweed 6V6. A stunning contemporary take on classic Tweed amps.
  • Laney CUB-SUPER12.
  • Fender ’65 Princeton Reverb.
  • Blackstar Studio 10 6L6.
  • Marshall Origin20C.
  • Magnatone Varsity Reverb.
  • Supro Delta King 10.

What is the best pedal for blues?

The Top 10 Blues-Approved Overdrive/Distortion Pedals

  1. Analog Man King of Tone.
  2. Blackstone Appliances MOSFET Overdrive.
  3. Boss BD-2 Blues Driver.
  4. Dallas-Arbiter Rangemaster Treble Booster.
  5. Electro-Harmonix Big Muff π
  6. Ibanez TS-808 Tube Screamer.
  7. Fulltone Full-Drive 2.
  8. PaulC Audio Tim.

Is a Strat good for blues?

The Stratocaster is hands down one of the best guitars for Blues. If you don’t want to stretch to the price of a USA made version, the Fender Player Series Stratocaster, like the one pictured, is made in Mexico.

What guitar is best for blues?

Here are our top five best electric guitars for blues.

  • Fender Strat.
  • Gibson Les Paul.
  • Gibson ES-335.
  • PRS McCarty 594.
  • Gibson SG.

Are Gretsch guitars good for blues?

Gretsch make some fine guitars for many different guitar styles and they have an excellent model that’s well suited for blues-based playing called the Gretsch G5420T. This instrument is an acoustic/electric design which is perfect for blues playing.

Are Vox amps good for blues?

Within the blues, Vox amps have been most notably used by Rory Gallagher. If you are looking for a similarly biting and fiery tone then, a Vox amp could be a great choice. The AC30 is a very powerful amp that is too loud for guitarists playing at home.