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AustinBuddy possible Bass Presets for the Axe III - what do you want to see?

Discussion in 'Axe-Fx III Preset Exchange' started by austinbuddy, Jun 10, 2018.

  1. #21 mixministermike, Jun 20, 2018
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    GK tones for sure. I really wish Fractal would add an RB.

    Peter Hook, Flea, Eric Avery please.

    Super Bassman as well, both channels!
     
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    I would like to know this too.
     
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    More Ampeg models, GK, Eden, Markbass, Acoustic 360, Trace Elliot amps and bass cabs.
    I prefer using the OH Ampeg IR collection.
     
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  4. austinbuddy

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    Posted the Brauer Bass Rig to Axe-Change....feel free to share bass presets there!
     
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    Some of it but not all. Some popular applications such as adding a power chord to root notes like I described above totally work fine. Some more complex applications maybe not.
     
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    Thanks for sharing this. I just picked up my first bass guitar just to mess around and have fir home recording. Can’t wait to try this out.
     
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    Also we really need some Aguilar love - DB751, AG, and Tonehammer!
     
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    Austinbuddy,

    I'm a bass player and my Axe Fx III shipped today. I'll take a look at the preset and give feedback as soon as I can. This will be my first Fractal foray...

    I have to say I'm taking the plunge despite the fact that there doesn't appear to be as many amp models as I would have liked. There are a bunch of obvious gaps compared to the amazing coverage that the guitarists enjoy. That said, an enormous amount of my playing needs will probably be met with something like an SVT model or a clean solid state model with decent cab simulation. I have used some of the multiband compression and EQ techniques mentioned in this thread to great effect in the past, so I know the impact that kind of routing can impart.

    I am also going to explore the Royal Blood-style pitch shifting and guitar amp treatment, as I have with a traditional pedalboard setup. I'm excited about the possibility of doing some very creative routing and effects in the digital domain.
     
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    Austinbuddy,

    Got the Axe Fx III yesterday and had a great first evening with it. Even with a lot of the research I've done ahead of time, there's quite a bit of work required to organize and find all the bass-related amps/cabs/etc.

    I loaded your preset and had a play last night-- the DI+Amp setting was nice. I may fire up the video recording and mic later today and give you a tour of your own preset and my bass tone through it... with my thoughts and commentary.

    Thanks for the contribution, looking forward to more!
     
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    Apologies in advance for the mediocre video quality and me trying to juggle a handheld mic in the basement.

     
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    Ampeg B15 James Jamerson
    Ampeg B25
    Ampeg SVT full cab 8x10 old cab using solid wood cabinetry. Pre 1970 I think.
     
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    MXR has a pretty good selection of effects specific to lower bass freq.
     
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    Best b15 years were ‘64 and ‘66. Many variants on his amp, get the real deal if you can!
     
  14. unix-guy

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    You may not understand the thread or the capabilities of the Axe Fx...

    Buddy is talking about creating presets. He can't add amps or effects that don't exist in the unit.
     
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    Oh, ok. I thought he was building a cab pack and taking IR’s. Sorry. Still a good resource to model.
     
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    You mentioned MXR effects and specific bass amps, too... Which IRs don't address.

    You might consider creating a wish list item for specific bass amps and effects. You never know, it might get added...
     
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