1. Guitarfreak3D

    FS AXE FX2 + MFC101 (Bristol, UK)

    Hi, Before I list on Reverb, thought I'd post here to see any fellow forum people would be interested. AxeFx2 (MKII) + MFC-101 Both purchased directly from G66 and in pristine condition. Only gigged a few times, and has otherwise been used in a home recording setup (inside a rack case, which...
  2. erockomania

    New tune 4 years in the making. Mix of Axefx2 and Axefx3 tones. Progressive metal/rock.

    Hey all! I wrote this one 4 years ago and couldn't find a singer to save my life. Finally found a great one and released this tune today! Rerecording some of the parts lost some of the feel so I went back to the original tones which I felt were fine even after 4 years :D Verse clean tones are...
  3. Andrea Maccianti

    AFIII Presets Friedman 2020 Preset

    Hey friends! Here my Friedman 2020 preset for Fractal Audio AxeFx2 and AxeFx3. Has 8 Scenes. NO Post Processing, NO Post Production, NO Comps, NO EQs, NO Fx. Only the Preset. Hope you like it! And Happy Holidays to everyone! 😊🎸
  4. Andrea Maccianti

    Van Halen Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do) Guitar Solo Cover

    Hey friends! 😊 Van Halen Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do) Guitar Solo Cover. This is one of my favorite songs from the Balance album (1995) The solo of this song is really great not to mention the sound! Eddie was truly unique. I will never stop thanking you for everything you have given in the...
  5. H

    Axe Fx Mark II issue

    Hello my friends. I've been happily using my Axe Fx II from 4 years ago but everything went weird today. I just powered on my Axe and the screen showed me the last preset number I used but without the name. I can`t even control the Axe physically but with Axe Edit I can change presets (and the...
  6. Andrea Maccianti

    Mr. Big - Paul Gilbert Just Take My Heart Guitar Solo

    Hey friends! 😊 Just Take My Heart Guitar Solo Section by the great Paul Gilbert of Mr. Big. The song is contained in the album Lean Into It (1991) I did the Backing Track and the guitars were all recorded with the Fractal Audio AxeFx2. For the clean sounds I used my ADA MP-1 preset for the...
  7. Andrea Maccianti

    Doug Aldrich - Killing The Dragon Guitar Solo Cover

    Here I used my Marshall JCM 800 Mod. Hope you enjoy friends! 🤘🎸
  8. Andrea Maccianti

    Pearl Jam Rearviewmirror Guitar Cover

    Hey friends! 😊 Here my humble tribute to Pearl Jam, Mike McCready and Stone Gossard. Here I used my Marshall Plexi 100W High preset for AxeFx2, AxeFx3 and AX8. Hope you enjoy! 😊
  9. Andrea Maccianti

    Queen Bohemian Rhapsody Solo Cover

    Hey guys! 😊 Here my first tribute to the great Brian May and Queen. Here I used my preset BOHEMIAN SOLO for Fractal Audio AxeFx2, AxeFx3 and AX8. Hope you enjoy! 😊
  10. Dynamic1022

    Bella Ciao -Acoustic on the fractal

    Last week i recorded Bella Ciao with my new Maton EBG 808 Nashville. For several years i didnt had a acoustic so it was time to get one again. I hope you like it. I made my own version of this famous italian song. Greetings, David
  11. Andrea Maccianti

    Pink Floyd - Time Guitar Solo (My Version)

    Hey friends! 😊 Pink Floyd Time Guitar Solo This is the first Pink Floyd Solo Cover I made. I know it's not the right guitar, it's not identical to the original by my choice. David Gilmour made the original in the record The Dark Side Of The Moon, I am Andrea Maccianti. Anyway, I hope you like...
  12. Andrea Maccianti

    Fractal Italian Jam

  13. Arkks

    Tone Test (Progressive Metal) Heavy/Cleans

    Just been messing around with some new tones. Let me know your thoughts.. Arkks
  14. Andrea Maccianti

    Mr. Crowley Guitar Solo (2017)

    One of my favorite solos of the great Randy Rhoads. This video I found on a Hard Disk dates back to 2017. Here I used my Zakk Wylde preset. Hope you enjoy!

    🇫🇷 Les Tutos de Nico #4 - AXE-FX III - Dynamiser ses effets et plus ! 🎸🎸🎸

    🇫🇷 Les Tutos de Nico #4 - AXE-FX III - Dynamiser ses effets et plus ! 🎸🎸🎸
  16. Igor Paspalj

    Breakdown - Jam

    Hi everybody, Here's one little jam over one of the awesome Elevated Jam backing tracks. Used my Fender Stratocaster YJM and Fractal Audio Axe Fx 2 straight to Logic X Pro.
  17. C

    Axe-Fx time out on MFC-101

    Hi im new on the forum and i have an issue with my mfc 101 mark 11 and my axe fx 11 original it marks axe fx time out and it doesnt work at all ive tried everything like resset the mfc 101 to its original settings using midi cable and then ethernet and is the same result i have changed the...
  18. Andrea Maccianti

    ARES 2.00 JCM 800 MOD

    Hey guys, quick test here for the latest release of the new ARES Firmware version 2.00 released just yesterday for Fractal Audio AxeFx2 MK1, MK2, XL and XL+ The test was done on my Marshall JCM 800 MOD preset. I suggest everyone to update, because it's really worth it!
  19. L

    Axe-Fx 3 Cleans much better than Axe-Fx 2? Comparison/opinion about.

    I'm an AxeFx2 owner and i just saw some videos on youtube demonstrating new AxeFx3 clean sounds (almost all fender amps). I felt impressed, they seems to sound really much better than those in AxeFx2. Is it only a sensation of mine or there has been that great improvement i felt about? I'm...
  20. 4

    New user, need help setting up Axe Fx 2 and Cubase, please!!

    Hello all, I've got an Axe-Fx II, new to Axe-Fx, and Cubase 8, new to Cubase as well. I've been looking around online all day and have decided that I need some expert help. Basically what I want to achieve is to just be able to record some guitar parts on my computer over an audio track or...
  21. Andrea Maccianti

    5150 III Preset

  22. Andrea Maccianti

    Iron Maiden Guitar Cover

  23. X

    Matrix GT800FX to Axe II and Orange PPC 212

    Hey so I have a question about my current set up. I only recently started using my axe fx for live gigging and I want to make sure I'm using my gear to its fullest potential. At the moment, I'm running a single channel(Left unbalanced) into matrixgt800fx channel A The matrix is set to stereo...
  24. Igor Paspalj

    Paganini - 24th Caprice

    Hi guys, Here's my version of Paganini's 24th Caprice. I mixed my own variations with some of the original violin ones. Axe Fx 2 and YJM Fender Stratocaster into Logic - Lot of fun!
  25. Andrea Maccianti

    My music, my place "Rebirth"

    I hope you enjoy! :)
  26. Andrea Maccianti

    Steve Lukather 90's Tone Test

  27. Andrea Maccianti

    Friedman JJ-100 Jerry Cantrell (Alice In Chains)

  28. Microdomus

    Bustin`out some tones on the Gibson Explorer...

    ... before I start modding it! Though it would be cool to make some kind of "review" of the guitar, while its still all stock. Going to get the ol` Het treatment, EMGs, Sperzels, Tonepros, etc, etc.... all blacked out. Probably going to make a video of the transformation too, as well as a new...
  29. Andrea Maccianti

    Fractal Audio Test - Live Audio Camera

  30. Andrea Maccianti

    Engl Savage 120 patch

  31. Dynamic1022

    Hank Marvin Theme from the Deerhunter (cover)

    For those who love the good old Hank Marvin sound and music. I'ts not nearly as good as hank but there's got to be some difference:). Gear: Fractal Audio Axe Fx2 XL+ Firmware 9.04 Fender USA Stratocaster HSS with custom fat 50's Dunlop Stubby 3.0 I hope soon to purchase a volume pedal to...
  32. Andrea Maccianti

    Judas Priest "Breaking The Law" Cover

  33. Andrea Maccianti

    SOLDANO SLO 100 Patch (FW Q 9.03)

    New video, new patch :) Soldano SLO 100 Patch for Fractal Audio AxeFx2 and Fractal AX8. Has 6 Scenes. (FW Q 9.03) Scene 1 - Clean Scene 2 - Crunch Scene 3 - Lead 1 Scene 4 - Dirty Crunch Scene 5 - Lead 2 Scene 6 - Lead 2 + Wha I hope you enjoy! :)
  34. Andrea Maccianti

    (FW Q 9.01) Spawn Quick Rod

    Hey guys, here my first patch with the new Firmware. Splawn Quick Rod. The new Firmware Quantum 9.01 it's simply amazing.
  35. Mornna84

    [not a bug] HELP! Axe FX2 Mark2 freezes when changing preset

    My Axe Fx 2 Mark2 was working perfectly fine for 4 years. But suddenly a major bug appears. When switching on, everything is normal, the axe fx displaying the quantum logo for a second, then going to the first preset #00. But then, as soon as I want to switch to preset #01, the axe fx totally...
  36. Andrea Maccianti

    PLEXI 100W JUMP Rock/Improv

    Rock/Improv with PLEXI 100W Jump.
  37. Andrea Maccianti

    Kee Marcello How To Play "Superstitious" (Guitar Solo)

    Hope that helps! :) For those who want to learn Kee Marcello Guitar Solo by Europe :) Here I used my Superstitious Patch.
  38. Andrea Maccianti


    These days I have received some email where they wondered how your JVM PATCH plays in the mix? This is the video. NO Post-Processing. Just the Patch over the Backing Track. That's it :) I hope you enjoy! :)
  39. Andrea Maccianti

    SLASH "DON'T CRY" Guitar Solo

    My attempt :) Anyway, I hope you enjoy! :)
  40. Andrea Maccianti

    "A.M. MESA/BOOGIE MARK V" Patch (FW 8.02)

    Has 6 Scenes + one of my own Custom Cabs. THE PATCH IT'S AVAILABLE. Is also available for Ax8 already converted and ready to use.
  41. Andrea Maccianti

    "Michael Thompson H3000" Patch Inspiration

    It's just Michael Thompson inspiration :)
  42. Andrea Maccianti


    PLEASE READ: On my 200th video, I decided to put the 3x2 pay 2 patches and the third (at your choice) is free. This offer will be valid until the next video. That is, next week. Thank you for your continued support. Has 5 Scenes + one of my own Custom Cabs. THE PATCH IT'S AVAILABLE. Is also...
  43. Andrea Maccianti

    Marshall Bluesbreaker

    Here I used my "A.M. Bluesbreaker" Patch. (FW 8.02) Later I will show the patch in detail. Has 8 Scenes + two of my own Custom Cabs. THE PATCH IT'S AVAILABLE. Is also available for Ax8 already converted and ready to use. Please contact me at: or on my Facebook page...
  44. Andrea Maccianti

    Matchless HC-30 Patch

    Has 8 Scenes. THE PATCH IT'S AVAILABLE. Is also available for Ax8 already converted and ready to use. ***PLEASE SUBSCRIBE!!!***
  45. Andrea Maccianti

    Friedman BE-100

    Available also for AX8. Check it out and Keep Rocking' !!!! :D
  46. Andrea Maccianti

    AXEFX2/AX8 "CAMERON" Patch

    "A.M. Cameron" Patch 6 Scenes. Available also for AX8.
  47. Andrea Maccianti

    AxeFx2 JVM + Gibson Les Paul "Rock Fun Improv"

  48. Andrea Maccianti

    Vasco Rossi "Stupendo" (Stef Burns) Instrumental Version

  49. Andrea Maccianti

    A.M. ADA MP 1 80's Patch

    This preamp was used in the 80's by so many of my favorite guitarists. Paul Gilbert, Vito Bratta, Kirk Hammett, Nuno Bettencourt and many more. I personally had this preamp in the early 90's. Great sound. This Patch is inspired by him. Has 4 Scenes + one of my own Custom Cab included. THE...
  50. Andrea Maccianti


    For lovers of legendary Def Leppard, the patch for Ax-Fx2 and AX8 already converted and ready to use. Has 4 Scenes + Two of my own Custom Cabs.
  51. Andrea Maccianti


    For all John Sykes fans, has 5 Scenes and two of my own custom Cabs included. Available also for AX8 and ready to use. Quantum 8.02 #axefx2#ax8#patch#firmware8.02
  52. Andrea Maccianti

    AXEFX2/AX8 SOLDANO X88+PEAVEY 5150 80's

    The "A.M. 80's Landau/Huff" has 4 Scenes. One of my own CUSTOM IR included.
  53. Andrea Maccianti

    Bicio's Inspiration

    The "A.M. BICIO" has 4 Scenes. One of my own CUSTOM IR included. THE PATCH IT'S AVAILABLE. Is also available for Ax8 already converted and ready to use.
  54. Andrea Maccianti


    Available also for AX8 already converted and ready to use :) I hope you enjoy! :)
  55. Andrea Maccianti


    Here, my humble tribute to John Norum :) I hope you enjoy! :)
  56. Andrea Maccianti


    Has 5 Scenes. Factory Cabs here. Quantum 8.01 Hope you enjoy! :)
  57. Andrea Maccianti


    Has 4 Scenes. CUSTOM IR included. I hope you enjoy! :)
  58. Andrea Maccianti

    "A.M. MARSHALL JUBILEE" (Quantum 8.00)

    This patch is available through Paypal donation at and I will send you the patch within 24h. Thank you in advance for supporting my work!!! This Patch has 6 Scenes + one of my own Custom IR. Cab included. For any questions, please contact me at...
  59. F

    Cables to link Axe FX II to Scarlett 2i4

    Hi! I've read some threads but no one seems to agree or give a very precise answer to this simple question: Which cables should I use to link my Axe FX II to my Scarlett 2i4 device? Also: do I really need to have 2? If so, why? Thanks! Francis
  60. Andrea Maccianti

    Fractal AXE-FX2 "A.M. SUHR BADGER 18W" (Quantum 7.02)

    Patch based on Suhr Badger head 18 watts. Has 3 Scenes and User Cab included. I hope you enjoy! :)
  61. Andrea Maccianti

    AXE-FX2 "A.M. BOGNER SHIVA" (Quantum 7.02)

    Patch based on Bogner Shiva 20th Anniversary. Has 6 Scenes and User Cab included. I hope you enjoy! :)
  62. Andrea Maccianti


    I love the songs 80 years including this one. This song by Richard Marx and guitars by Mike Landau. Here I used my A.M. Patch 80's Landau / Huff Patch based on Soldano X88R and Peavey 5150. Has 6 Scenes. User Cab here. User Cab included. I hope you enjoy! :)
  63. Andrea Maccianti

    Testing the FREE Brit 800 #34 By ML SOUND LAB

    Great Free Patch by @ML SOUND LAB. I left everything in default, I just added a slight delay. Stock Cab here. That's it :)
  64. Andrea Maccianti


    My humble Tribute to one of my favorites! Mr. Dann Huff, because someone had asked me :D For the occasion, I used my new Patch based on the Peavey 5150. Has 6 Scenes. User Cab here. User Cab included. I hope you enjoy! :)
  65. Andrea Maccianti

    "ANDRE PATCH" Friedman SS100 (Quantum 7.02)

    I decided to call it that because it is one of my personal and favorite patches, one of those I use most often because it is very complete and versatile. From Clean to Blues, from Hard Rock to Shred until you get to Heavy Metal. Has 6 Scenes (Last Scene with Wha) Factory Cabs here. P.S. Sorry...
  66. Andrea Maccianti

    AXE-FX2 Factory Patch "Plexi Screaming 2"

    By scrolling through hundreds of factory Patch, I stumbled on this. Based on Plexi 50w Normal. Look at that! I modified the cab with my User Cab and I changed the type of Delay. That's it :) Thank you! :)
  67. N

    AXE BSOD W10 [not a bug]

    Im posting this here because Im unsure what is causing it and I don't see a specific forum for the drivers and since I own the Axe2 I've decided to use this. I've had the Axe2 for a few years now with no problem and using it through a USB to access AxeEdit (Since it's much easier to edit my...
  68. Andrea Maccianti

    Marshall JCM 800/MOD (FW Q 7.02) Rock/Improv

    Great fun improvising over this Randy Rhoads Style Backing Track! Patch used A.M. Marshall JCM 800/MOD. Has 8 Scenes. I hope you enjoy! :)
  69. Andrea Maccianti

    "MESA/BOOGIE IIC+ & MARK IV" (FW Q 7.02)

    Has 6 Scenes and User Cab included. THE PATCH IT'S AFFORDABLE. Please contact me at: or on my Facebook page
  70. Andrea Maccianti

    AC/DC Improv Style Backing Track - Andrea Maccianti

    Patch used A.M. Marshall PLEXI 100 watts Jump. Ha 8 Scenes. Cab Pack 3 needed. Cab not included. I hope you enjoy! :)
  71. Andrea Maccianti

    BOGNER "ECSTASY 20th (FW Q 7.02) - VIOLA

    Patch based on Bogner Ecstasy 20th Anniversary. Has 6 Scenes. Factory Cabs here. Delays added in Post. This song is for Viola :-) Music Written, Arranged and Recorded by Andrea Maccianti.
  72. Andrea Maccianti


    I also created this patch based on Splawn Nitro head 100 watts. Has 6 Scenes. The Patch is exactly as you hear it. No Comp, No EQs in post-production. All in direct. Cab Pack 3 needed. Cab not included. THE PATCH IT'S AFFORDABLE. Please contact me at: or on my Facebook...
  73. Andrea Maccianti


    For me one of the most beautiful Solo of the great Dimebag. This Patch has 3 Scenes. Cab Pack 3 needed. Cab not included. ENJOY IT!! :)
  74. Andrea Maccianti

    Dimebag Darrell "FLOODS" (OUTRO GUITAR LESSON)

    I received a few emails after my Floods video where I was asked to do a lesson on the Outro Section. This is my first Guitar Tutorial. For any questions I am here. Hope that help! ***PLEASE SUBSCRIBE!!!***
  75. Andrea Maccianti


    A classical improvisation over this ZZ Top Style Backing Track. Great fun! Here I used my A.M. Marshall JTM 45. This patch has 4 Scenes.Cab Pack 3 needed. Cab not included. ENJOY IT! :)
  76. Andrea Maccianti


  77. Andrea Maccianti


    I want to dedicate this video to the great Dimebag Darrell. I love him. I do not know if the sound is similar, but it is not my interest, I wanted to build a sound that would appeal to me and the Fractal Axe-Fx2 gave it to me.Has 4 Scenes and Cab Pack 3 needed. Cab not included. Delay and Reverb...
  78. Andrea Maccianti

    MARSHALL PLEXI 100W 1970

    Another improvisation of fun this time on this beautiful Blues Backing Track. Bluesy Tone, I love it! Here I used my A.M. Marshall PLEXI 100W 1970. Has 8 Scenes and Cab Pack 3 needed. Cab not included. THE PATCH IT'S AFFORDABLE. Please contact me at: or on my Facebook...
  79. Andrea Maccianti


    I love this Band and I love this song! John Sykes on this record really did an excellent job. This Backing Track were no guitars, they are being recorded all by myself.
  80. Andrea Maccianti


    Much fun improvising over this beautiful Backing Track B for The Moor Solo Contest! Here my Solo Entry. In this video I used my A.M. Bogner Ecstasy Patch. I hope you enjoy! :)
  81. Andrea Maccianti


    A lot of fun improvising over this beauty Backing Track. Here using my A.M. Steve Lukather 1990 Patch. The Patch is exactly as you hear it. No Comp, No EQs in post-production. All in direct.
  82. Andrea Maccianti


    Here my humble tribute to one of my favorites! Mr. John Sykes!!! And one of the best solos that I've heard. The Backing Track it was made by me The Backing Track It was made by me except the keys that have been played by my pal Marco "Lord" Cossu.
  83. Andrea Maccianti

    Marshall PLEXI 50w "Jump"

    Patch based on Marshall PLEXI 50w "JUMP". Ha 8 Scenes and Cab Pack 3 needed. Cab not included. THE PATCH IT'S AFFORDABLE. Please contact me at: or on my Facebook page ***PLEASE SUBSCRIBE!!!***
  84. Andrea Maccianti

    Axe-Fx2 Bogner "Ecstasy" Patch

    Patch based on Bogner Ecstasy 20th Anniversary. Has 6 Scenes but in the video I show you only 4, in to the mix with Backing Track and not :) I left the signal as direct as possible. Factory Cabs here. I hope you like it too! Thank you! THE PATCH IT'S AFFORDABLE. Please contact me at...
  85. Andrea Maccianti


    Hey ragazzi! Qui, il mio Bogner Atma Patch. Ha 6 Scene, ma nel video vi mostro la Scena 3. La patch di posta esattamente venire si sente. No Comp, Senza EQ in post-Produzione. Tutto in diretta. Iscriviti al mio canale YouTube per seguire gli aggiornamenti sui prossimi video! Spero ti piaccia...
  86. Moke

    Moke's Acoustic Simulator clip - Noel -2016

    Here is a short piece I did for the Holidays, using the 'AX8' version of my 'Acoustic Simulator' preset. I added some 'Proximity' effect (3.5) in the Cab block and a 'Multi Delay' (Plex Detune). Played with my fingers. This was done on the Bridge Humbucker of my Music Man 'Axis' Enjoy and...
  87. Peter Lacis

    Crack Friday by SYLVA - new AxeFX II & AX8 live performance video

    Hey Everyone, As a way to introduce ourselves to the world, my band SYLVA decided to capture some live performances of our material. This is the first song we're releasing called "Brix of Funk." All guitar and bass tones were captured live via an Axe-FX II (bass) and an AX8 (guitar). Hope...
  88. BTPA_USA

    Best-Tronics Pro Audio // Modular Axe-Fx Rig

    Here is another rig we had built for a local customer. This rig allows the end user to transport his Axe-Fx to and from his rehearsal spot for ease of practicing at home. He is running the Axe-Fx with Mesa two Mesa Mark V's, a few pedal based effects, and the glorious Axe-Fx. The amazing RJM...
  89. boardwlk17

    Using amp head 4 cable,axe amps

    Is there anyway to plug in the front end of the Axefx2 go out of the Axefx2 using the axe pedals and front end stuff into a Amp head/cab for a dry amp set up AND Run into the Axefx2 AMPS and cabs to FOH and use output 2 to use power amp and Cabs also. ------------- --------- --------...
  90. Vitali Bilinski

    Deftones - My Own Summer (guitar cover by Vitali Bilinski)

    My cover of the song called "My Own Summer (shove it)" by Deftones. Recording, editing, mixing and mastering by Vitali Bilinski. All the rights of the original song go to their respective owners. Make sure to leave your comments below and if you liked it, thumbs up and subscribe because there...
  91. R

    4 cable method with attenuator

    So simple question maybe. I want to run the 4 cable method with a boogie mark v. but also use the rivera rock crusher attenuator with amp and 2x12 cab. able to play low volumes but open up the amp.. with 4 cable. any problems with this because of the attenuator involved and increased vol. on...
  92. J

    String Orchestral Tone

    I've been pretty interested in Eric Johnson's famous violin tone for a while. After playing around with some weird FX, I got inspired to try and up the ante by creating a full string orchestra in the Axe. I kinda stumbled onto the magic formula by accident. This was the end result. Everything...
  93. X

    Testing my new chain (MLSoundlabs, Slate Digital,

    I was just testing an IR I shot using my standard DAW signal chain and exporting it back out to the AxeFX. It also contains an ML Sound Labs Cab from Pack 20 and a room mic from the Orange pack. I added the room mic at -5dB in a stereo UltraRes cab block. Both cabs are panned dead...
  94. ToneRanger

    You Can Still Rock in AxeMerica!

    Re-recorded with different sims and with an Ibanez RG570 with Rio Grande BBQ Bucker.
  95. J

    USB Noise During Recording

    As usual, don't have a lot of time right to experiment with fixes for this right now. Sorry for what's going to be a short, low-information post. :( I'm trying to track some guitar parts, but I'm noticing this little USB whine happening in the background. When playing with a rock guitar tone...
  96. shredward

    Crunchy Strat tones with 1959 SLP Jump

  97. C

    Assorted tone clips (FW 1.04)

    I built a guitar as a gift for my best friend. Image below Full photo album here Someone on reddit (/r/luthier) wanted to hear some clips. Tonight is the last night I have with this guitar before I give it to my friend, so I recorded some quick and dirty clips demonstrating the pickups and...
  98. Arkks

    All guitars recorded using Quantum (Bloom)

    Hi all, My band "Bloom" have just released our first single. Axe-Fx2 xl with quantum did us proud :) Let us know what you think. Cheers.
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