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  1. Guitar Of Justice

    Modern Rock/Metal Lead/Solo Preset/Settings Recommandations and Advice

    Hi there I'm try to get a nice fat modern high gain lead tone for heavy rock, soft metal :) I'm interessted in your approaches to get this: What I know: high gain amp, reverb, delay 320ms, distortion stomp But there are so many options and settings possible, so my question to guys is: What...
  2. orion32773

    Smooth Lead Tele Tone Video

    I wanted to try something different other than high gain and see if I could dial in a smooth lower gain lead tone with my Tele. Check it out and subscribe for more content
  3. patdavidmusic

    Ten Tips: Rhythm and Lead Tones

    Hey everyone, There's a long version and a short version of my tale, depending on your time / care factor :) -I'm actually hoping that this thread helps out a lot more people than just one lad in oz- SHORT I'm just about to finish recording my first album, before asking for help I spent many a...
  4. wabiii

    Progressive Metal Preset

    Hey guys, just got an ax8 and wanted to share a preset I recently made. Scene 1: Tight Gated Distortion Scene 2: Lead Tone Adjust Gate & Compressor to taste....Enjoy!!
  5. J

    Question for Friedman HBE users!Tosin-Abasi esque tone [patch included]

    Hi y'all :) , I have been trying to get rid/reduce the harmonics/pick attack when I am doing the legato run on the following clip: https://soundcloud.com/user-468226403 . I am using Friedman HBE . Patch included Any tips to improve the current preset? I have attached the clip and the preset I...
  6. Mike Spreitzer

    DevilDriver / AudioVaultStudio Presets

    Hey fellow fractal users!! Mike Spreitzer from DevilDriver here. I uploaded 6 presets into the Axe Change yesterday. 3 high-gain and 3 cleans. Feel free to tell me how much you love or hate them. Love the feedback.
  7. Andrea Maccianti

    "Michael Thompson H3000" Patch Inspiration

    It's just Michael Thompson inspiration :)
  8. thatrandomguy1

    Boys are Back In Town harmonies?

    I've been messing with the pitch shift function and i've come somewhat close to hitting the correct harmonies for the main lead part and the solo, but I don't quite have it accurate. Anyone have any suggestions for programming this patch to sound like the studio version?
  9. J

    Suggestions to improve this tone. Any advice appreciated (Sweep/Cafo tone)

    Hi everyone, I have been reading a lot of posts about getting tight bass sound and about recording on this forum. It has been really helpful and just wanted to thanks everyone for their input. Now onto the issue at hand, I am trying to record with my Axe XL+/ Logic x and output going to my...
  10. V

    Need help recreating this tone

    Hi, I'm looking to achieve a lead tone similar to the one Owane uses. Here is a clip, the tone I'm talking about starts at about 0:29 into the video. It's got that single coil sort of twang but also that singing bridge pickup sort of thing going on. Right now I'm using the Suhr Badger 18...
  11. H

    Unbeatable Blues Tone

    FW 7.02 beta.. I often can't believe this is not a 'real' amp. All guitars and bass are Axe FX XL.
  12. M

    Axe FX II & Delays

    Hi! Just got my AXE FX 2 XL+ this week and have been experimenting with different delays to get suitable sound for my lead tones. I am trying to achieve this big stereo ping pongy sound where I would have one 350ms delay with two repeats in front fattening my main sound and second 750ms delay...
  13. I

    Michael Jackson - Beat It Solo

    Hi guys, Here's my take on the "Beat It" solo. Originally played by Van Halen, so it was pretty hard to copy note for note and I ended up just doing my thing! Really had a blast playing it! Suhr Classic Antique -> AX8 -> Deluxe Reverb Went straight into the DRRi without cab sim, used the...
  14. thatrandomguy1

    Rate my first lead preset?

    Just got my Axe FX II in the mail yesterday and loving it. I think i'm on the right track to creating decent presets, but I was wondering if I could get some feedback from more experienced users? My band plays hard rock and I was going for a "soaring" lead tone. Any and all feedback is welcome...
  15. Igor Paspalj

    Legato Etude from Hell :)

    Hi Guys, Here's one thing that I came up with today while improving over some backing tracks. I call this Etude from Hell, because it was really hard to pull off this thing, lol. It's played completely with the left hand, with a little help of Gruv Gear string wrap for muting excessive string...
  16. SirJager

    Rhythm to Lead Live - What's your setup?

    This post is mainly for live situations but feel free to add anything. What is your "go-to" way for getting from rhythm to a lead sound in a live setting? Coming from a Marshall with only a few pedals (Ibanez Tube , Delay) that I used before, I use that basic mindset for constructing my live...
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