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  1. T

    Alternative/rock/metal/post-rock song I produced/mixed/mastered

    This is "Envy", the first singe from Sidus' upcoming e.p. "Seasons Reversed" I produced, mixed and mastered a while back. Let me know what you think of it!!
  2. Andrea Maccianti

    Fractal Italian Jam

  3. ZenRigs Man

    Vendor ZenRigs Ultimate Preset Pack (including morphing presets) available NOW!

    Hey there my friends! I hope you’re keeping well. I’ve been busy beavering away over the past few months undertaking a massive reworking of the original Morphing and non-Morphing presets I created for the Axe-FX 3. This has been a massive undertaking! I’ve taken things a big step further from...
  4. 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!
  5. Stel Andre

    Rock Blues Jam - Stel Andre

    Hey all, here's a cool rock blues jam I did few minutes ago, using my new Kiesel Delos strat, plugged straight into my Axe-Fx 2. I am using one of my custom made patches for this one. I hope you guys like it!
  6. Andrea Maccianti

    Reb Beach

    Some Reb Beach stuff. All guitars was recorded with AxeFx2 Backing Track created by me. Hope you enjoy!
  7. Rob Suelfllohn

    Help dialing in Classic PAF / Les Paul tone

    Hi everyone, I have a great Les Paul with great PAF clones. I need help dialing in that classic PAF nasally/honky tone. I have tried the Jumped Plexi and Friedman's in Fractal. But tone is needing something more as Fractal has so many other options that Marshalls did not have. Below is an...
  8. ProgressiveRocco

    TOP 5 ROCK/METAL AMPS (free patches)

    Hey guys! In this video I'm going over some of my favorite amps in the Axefx III for rock and metal! What are your favorite amps for the high gain stuff? Looking forward to try out some new models! :) PATCH DOWNLOAD
  9. Mark Pritchard

    Compilation of video's I made using my AX8

    Happy New Year everyone, here is a compilation of videos I made this year using my AX8, all the presets were made by myself apart from the Bon Jovi and Bryan Adams ones which I purchased from @Moke.
  10. Andrea Maccianti

    John Sykes Crying In The Rain Guitar Solo Lesson

    Hey guys, here's my guitar tutorial about Crying In The Rain solo by the mighty John Sykes, in this video I used the AxeFx2 with my John Sykes preset, obviously bypassing all the fx, to get a clear and dry sound in the tutorial. Hope than helps!
  11. Recon24

    Valley of Fire - Solo - Friedman 2018 + ML Legends

    Had some fun writing a quick solo over the Valley of Fire backing track Jason Becker recently released. Using the Friedman 2018, just running drive at 7 and all other settings default. Definitely a different flavor from the older V1/V2 versions I usually use, inherently more open and...
  12. camilovelandiamusic

    Pop/Rock Gig Preset

    Hey guys! I'm mainly on the Axe FX III side of this forum, but here's my AX8 preset :)
  13. Recon24

    ML Legends Djent Mix - Mixtest - Reamped/Remixed Old Tune

    Hey everyone! Having a ton of fun with the new ML Legends IRs; I think they may have managed to dethrone the ML Zilla pack for me as my absolute favorite cab pack. So I went back and reamped/remixed an old track to hear things in a mix context. Definitely a significantly different vibe than...
  14. Volvagia

    Need help getting a good bass tone

    I need help getting a good bass tone for modern metal like periphery. Can anyone suggest some good presets, IRs, settings to help me out? Much appreciated :)
  15. Andrea Maccianti

    PARK 75 Preset

    E dopo quasi 5 settimane di fermo (causa tendinite) si riprende piano piano, anche se il dito indice della mano sinistra non è al 100% Ma lo scopo di questi video è quello di presentare il preset. Quindi niente acrobazie :) PARK 75 4 Scenes.
  16. progmachine

    Alt Hard Rock? (New Demo)

    Just made a quick mix of this more straight ahead song (not instrumental for once!) Used a FAS Modern patch with pretty low input drive. I'd share it if I didn't erase it by accident. :)
  17. ProgressiveRocco

    Classic Marshall tone (+ patch)

    What's up guys! Here's my take on a classic Marshall tone using the 1959SLP Treble, I'm going for the raw, percussive bright tone of a 100w dimed plexi:cool: Works great for jamming classic rock riffs as well as some more modern stuff like the Foo Fighters! I'm using a blend of 3 factory cabs...
  18. Recon24

    Vellum Windows - Instrumental Prog-ish Rock

    Hey everyone! Lurked around for a long time but haven’t ever really posted any proper music of mine, so why not I guess. SLO 100 for leads, Friedman HBE V1 for rhythm, Hiwatt Jumped for cleans. ML Zilla Flattest D for all three. Tweaked version of the ML USA Bass Rock preset for bass. GGD...
  19. Andrea Maccianti

    "Friedman Brown Eye" Live Audio Camera

    The audio was taken from my smartphone. That's it :)
  20. C

    [Indie Rock] [Q10.01] "That's Not Love" / "Tiger Teeth" (cover)

    Hello! My band just released our new single "That's Not Love" with the b-side "Tiger Teeth" (Walk The Moon cover) All guitars / bass were tracked (except "Chances (Acoustic)") with the AxeFX II XL, firmware Q10.01. Some post processing done, particularly for the bass. Guitars are mostly the...
  21. eduardosimoesneto

    Best Metal/Hard Rock sounds.

    I´ve been using the original Fractal AX8 presets to record some songs. I use: - preset 3-7 (5153 Red) for my heavier sounds. I search for a sound close to Anthrax, Testament, Sepultura, Kreator; - preset 3-8 (Savageness) for hard rock. I search for a sound close to Van Halen, Satriani, early...
  22. shaunb

    Soundcheck - Recto1 Red + ML Sound Lab "THE BEST IR IN THE WORLD"

    Here's a quick sound test using the free IR just released by Mikko of ML Sound Lab which is called "THE BEST IR IN THE WORLD" and it's a pretty damn good capture. You can download it here bit.ly/MLSoundLab and try it out for free.
  23. A

    Loving the JCM800 model

    Set up right, it sounds almost just like my Dirty Shirley Mini! I also used the ML Zilla Cab pack for some killer Greenback tones. Hope y'all dig it! (apologies for my meh mixing skills, working on it all the time!)
  24. DropTheSun

    DTS Recto Patch

    Sounds like this Double Tracked Single tracked with enhance block Download here http://axechange.fractalaudio.com/detail.php?preset=5909 I've been playing with 5150 sims lately and now moved to rock with some Recto sounds. So this preset came together after some noodling and tweaking...
  25. Milco

    Chicken Pickin Tone

    Hey guys, working with some new sounds, trying to blend synth and guitar. Made this super attacky clean tone to compliment the bells. What do you think??
  26. Jbmetal

    Steffen Schackinger Cover

    I used the Komet 60 model and a tiny bit of drive from the Bender Fuzz. After 4 years, the Axe is still the best purchase I've ever made.
  27. 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.
  28. Andrea Maccianti

    ORANGE AD30HTC + DARK TERROR

    Orange AD30HTC + Orange Dark Terror.
  29. Andrea Maccianti

    MARSHALL JVM IN THE MIX

    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! :)
  30. Andrea Maccianti

    SLASH "DON'T CRY" Guitar Solo

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

    Marshall JVM Patch

    I hope you enjoy! :)
  32. SlugAlex

    Noob to High Gain Tones, Need Help!

    Hey whats up! I haven't posted in a while here, but I have been needing some help, and this forum has always been great to me! So I have owned an AXE FX II for a while (Loved it so much), but was forced to sell it. I currently own a Line 6 Helix, but have been itching to get me an AX8. Non...
  33. Andrea Maccianti

    Marshall JTM 45 Patch

    Has 8 Scenes + one of my own Custom Cabs. THE PATCH IT'S AVAILABLE. Is also available for Ax8 already converted and ready to use. I hope you enjoy! :)
  34. Andrea Maccianti

    "A.M. TRAINWRECK" PATCH

    Has 8 Scenes + one of my own Custom Cabs. THE PATCH IT'S AVAILABLE. Is also available for Ax8 already converted and ready to use. (FW 8.02)
  35. shaunb

    New guitar - Gretsch Electromatic Pro Jet with Fryette, Friedman, Vox, ML USA Djent & Zilla cabs

    Hi everyone. It's been a while, I hope you're all well. I decided to treat myself to a Gretsch as I've always loved their guitars. I went for their more affordable Electromatic range and I'm really impressed with it. I actually got it as a little nod to Chris Cornell, he was rocking mostly...
  36. CodePoet

    Double Take live video clips - AX8 direct #tonegeek

    This is a live clip from the room of a few seconds of some tunes from a recent show of my band Double Take - facebook.com/DoubleTakeAtl (follow for more). This is using the AX8 direct to the board - a raw room recording, warts and all. Some AX8/tone geekery: 0:06: I started the show with the...
  37. C

    Original Indie Rock (similar to Arctic Monkeys) - AxeFX II and FAS reverb

    My indie band ROOM FOR ZERO just put out the single from our upcoming EP (due Sept. 1st) along with a b-side that's not on the EP. If you're in the Cincinnati area, I'd love to see you at the 20th Century Theater at 7pm on Sept. 1st for the release party. All the guitars and bass on this...
  38. Andrea Maccianti

    "A.M. Marshall Bluesbreaker"

    Has 8 Scenes. Hope you enjoy! :)
  39. Andrea Maccianti

    Friedman BE-100

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

    Dr Z Patch (8 Scenes)

  41. Andrea Maccianti

    PHIL X Patch Inspiration

    Has 6 Scenes. Factory Cabs here. I hope you enjoy! :)
  42. Andrea Maccianti

    MARSHALL JCM 800

    Has 8 Scenes + one of my own Custom Cab included. THE PATCH IT'S AVAILABLE. Is also available for Ax8 already converted and ready to use. :)
  43. Andrea Maccianti

    Doug Aldrich Patch Inspiration

    Has 5 Scenes + one of my own Custom Cab included. Also available for AX8.
  44. Andrea Maccianti

    DEF LEPPARD PATCH INSPIRATION

    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.
  45. Andrea Maccianti

    JOHN SYKES INSPIRATION PATCH

    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
  46. Andrea Maccianti

    RICHIE SAMBORA PATCH (BON JOVI)

    Available also for AX8 already converted and ready to use :) I hope you enjoy! :)
  47. A

    FW 7.01 AX8 - "Almost Certain Peril"

    All bass and guitars with the AX8 -
  48. Andrea Maccianti

    EUROPE "CARRIE"

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

    EUROPE "SUPERSTITIOUS"

    Just my attempt! :) Forgive me but I've never played this until now, I tried it this morning and I did the video. Anyway, I hope you enjoy! :)
  50. Andrea Maccianti

    DANN HUFF "STAY"

    Here my attempt :) Patch available also for AX8. Custom IR'S included.
  51. DropTheSun

    Oh man... Brit 800 #34 (had to stop playing and swap my pants)

    Yep! Took a little while until i took this Amp model a spin. I usually play with 5150, Mesa Engl... etc. Modern high gain amps. But today i wanted to rock on with some Marshall sounds and remembered this Amp sim. So i just opened an empty preset and added amp (Brit 800 #34) and cab (ML TV) ...
  52. Milco

    Taylor Acoustic Tone Match

    Hey guys, made this tone after messing around with some Taylor guitar recordings I did at Guitar Center. I blended it with the USA Clean Amp and some parallel reverb and delay. Let me know what you think!
  53. Andrea Maccianti

    ANDY TIMMONS INSPIRATION

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

    REB BEACH

    Il mio modesto omaggio a uno dei miei preferiti. Mr. Reb Beach Tutte le chitarre è stato registrato con Fractal Axe-Fx2. Spero ti diverta!
  55. Andrea Maccianti

    Friedman Dirty Shirley "Quantum 8.00 Beta"

    Testing a new firmware release Quantum 8.00 Beta Let me know :)
  56. 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! :)
  57. DropTheSun

    Ambient Rock Song: FW7.02b goodness inside

    New song from my band. Hope you guys like it. Gear: AX8 RAN Crusher FT7 Ibanez K5 Steven Slate Plugins
  58. Milco

    Acoustic Tone Match

    Hey guys, wrote this piece after making a new tone with the tone match block. I ran an acoustic sample from Opeth and this is what happened. Let me know what you think!
  59. 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...
  60. 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! :)
  61. Andrea Maccianti

    AC/DC "BACK IN BLACK"

  62. Guitarjon

    That baritone roar and juicy leads!

    Hi guys, I recently finished this video featuring the Axe FX XL+ and the OwnHammer 412 Recto IR's. I really dig how this baritone guitar sounds with the Axe FX. That big mid range roar is present in the rhythm parts and the lead solo part with the neck pick up has that warm juicy round solo...
  63. 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! :)
  64. Andrea Maccianti

    MARSHALL PLEXI 50W JUMP

  65. Andrea Maccianti

    AXE-FX2 "SPLAWN NITRO"

    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: andreamaccianti@hotmail.it or on my Facebook...
  66. Andrea Maccianti

    AXE-FX2 ROCK/IMPROV

  67. Andrea Maccianti

    MARSHALL JTM 45 - ZZ TOP IMPROV

    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! :)
  68. Andrea Maccianti

    WHITESNAKE "STILL OF THE NIGHT"

    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.
  69. shaunb

    Into The Unseen - electro heavy rock with a bit of industrial maybe?

    This song was inspired by an AxeFX preset shared online by someone that I thought was pretty cool. It wasn't until after I had finished it and showed a few people that I was told the effect is a replication of an effect used on a Muse song. It's a bit of a shame, I've never heard the song before...
  70. shaunb

    P90 loaded Yamaha Troy Van Leeuwen sig with the 65 Bassguy and ML USA Combo IRs - PRESET ADDED

    I dusted off my Yamaha SA503TVL Troy Van Leeuwen signature guitar loaded with P90s for the first time in ages. I forgot how much I love this guitar. This is something I came up with while playing around with some Fender amp models in the AxeFXII XL+ and the new USA Combo cab pack from ML Sound...
  71. shaunb

    Heavy Rock blind tone comparison - pre-production tone test UPDATE: results and presets added

    Hi guys and girls. This is a tone test I did to determine which amp presets to use on the recording project I've got underway. I'll have an album or a couple of EPs out this year. I didn't intend to post this as it was just a decision making tool for my process, but I thought it might be...
  72. Igor Paspalj

    Scuttle Buttin - SRV cover

    Hi guys! Here's my take on this SRV classic. Recorded with my Axe Fx II as usual. Hope You gonna like it :) Cheers!
  73. heanjurrera

    Moody ambient-driven bit featuring a Tele + AC30TB combo

    Hey all! Some small clip from the vault here, it's an old idea I still enjoy quite a bit and feel like coming back to develop at some point. Some slide guitar in there as well. And tremolo everywhere. Can't say what firmware I was using at this point unfortunately.
  74. J

    New single

    Hey ya'll! In a week my new single is being released. I recorded the electric guitars fully with my Axe II, and it acted as soundcard during acoustic guitar recordings and voice choirs. I'm very happy with the sounds I got out of it and here's a sneak peak: Full song will be on iTunes...
  75. Gytaxor

    Axe FX II in a video

    Hey guys, we just released a video we made in our practice space. Very simple, but good :) all the guitar tones are from AXE FX II. enjoy, like, share! Thanks for the support.
  76. C

    Bari-Neil Zaza Guitar Cover

    Hi this is my first post in years since the AxeFx-Ultra days o_O So I figured since I'm now happily upgraded to the XL+ I might just record a sample and post it for you guys. The recording was simple and I used 2 scenes for this one with delay and one without + the one with delay has a slight...
  77. ByTheHandOf

    Dynamic Blues / rock Tips and tricks.

    I don't know if I am the only one, but to me it seems like most of the axefx videoes (reviews and comparison) and presets out there are for more High Gain/metal sounds. Don't get me wrong, I love axefx for heavy sounds, but it really does so well for low gain crunchy/bluesy sounds for strat or...
  78. JeremyRhoades

    Quantum 4.0 Periphery Inspired Djent/Metal/Rock

    All sounds by Axe FX II, Superior Drummer 2, Slate plugins, and Reaper. Used mainly Dual Rectifier and Friedman models, with some FAS Crunch and a couple other amps for cleans. Any constructive criticism is appreciated! :)
  79. heanjurrera

    [Tele + Euro Blue Modern] Berserk 2016 opening cover

    Hello! This is an instrumental cover of 9mm Parabellum Bullet's Inferno, which as you may or not know, served as the opening song to the 2016 Berserk anime adaptation. This song was by far my favourite thing related to this show, and I figured I'd share my jab at it since it's been awhile since...
  80. Symbolic

    Guitar Licks Every Day!

    Hello, guys! Every day you can find a new catchy lick on my channel! Not very complex, not very trivial. No useless talk, just small pieces of useful stuff. If you like it - subscribe, share and press "like" button
  81. koawood

    Best Jubilee Lead Tone? (Bonamassa patch)

    Testing out lead sounds with this sick patch. Using Bonamassa custom 59 pickups with an EJ sig. strat () Experimenting with this awesome lead patch by CCRoyalSenders. (on axechange)
  82. progmachine

    Rock & Metal Bass Tone Tips

    Hey people! I hope everyone is enjoying their day/night! I'm gonna leave this video here for anyone interested in how I get my bass tones (AxeFX II and the recent firmware)! I hope it's helpful!
  83. J

    Circa Survive Tone

    Hey all, Just got my XL+ a few weeks ago. Really need help figuring out how to get a tone like the one from Circa Survive's Juturna (specifically The Great Golden Baby or Glorious Nosebleed). I know they used a JCM2000 DSL for a while and also Bad Cats. I've tried to tone match and haven't...
  84. progmachine

    Rock & Metal Bass Guitar Tips!

    Hey people! I hope everyone is enjoying their day/night! I'm gonna leave this video here for anyone interested in how I get my bass tones (AxeFX II and the recent firmware)! I hope it's helpful!
  85. Guitarjon

    Bass guitar tone preset tutorial video!

    Hi guys, I just uploaded a video about creating good pop/rock/metal bass guitar tones with your Axe FX and OH bass IR's. I hope you find this video useful! If you have any questions you can ask them. My replies may be a bit slower than usual because I'm currently on a holiday in the south of...
  86. Guillaume Lortie

    live rehearsal with AX8 07-24-2016

    Hi fractal bros! i'll be live with my band tomorrow at 2PM East Time on youtube with my AX8. we're a over band ( for fun ) that do small bars and festivals. you are all welcome and feel free to comment on my tone as i always want to sound better.
  87. guitarhero23

    First Full Song with the Axe FX

    Been messing with it for a bit and enjoying it. Wanted to get a full song recorded from scratch to practice getting used to it recording and to practice mixing. This is a song my cousins band recorded like 10 years ago which I recreated. Drums: Superior Drummer Guitar: Axe FX II Bass: Axe FX...
  88. ML SOUND LAB

    NEW BASS DAY!!

    I got me a new bass and had to record a new clip. There's a lot of "coming soon" being used on this song but more on that later. I noticed that all my favorite bass sounds from Foo Fighters to Green Day to even Blink 182 where the bass is loud in the mix and still not overbearing are a Fender...
  89. oson00

    First track FIX from our upcoming album

    I want to spread our first released track of our upcoming album. My band Tachycardia recorded the song "Fix". We reamped all guitars and basses with Axe-FX II. We used cabIR.eu IRs. You hear the Orange OR-4x12 and the MR-PIN68.
  90. Julien Meirone

    Comparison Bias/Axe FX II with rectifier presets

    Hi guys, Obviously Bias can't sounds as good as the axe fx II and both devices don't have the same price. Here the idea with this test it to show how fast you can achieve a good sounds with basic rectifier presets. You can also use this sound as an argument for those who think that bias...
  91. Julien Meirone

    My submission to Indaba/Puremix contest "Face Your Fear or Die"

    Hi guy, i have recently mixed this song for this contest so if you like how it sounds and that you want to support me you can give me a vote and/or leave a comment ...
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