Call me crazy, but to my ears, Alex's tone on Hemispheres sounds vaguely like the Boston or Randy Rhoads Blizzard of Ozz tone. Not exactly, but it has that nice, smooth, compressed distortion sound like it's coming across small speakers.
I'm at a point where I'm very simply tired of tweaking and just want to play. In the last few months I've returned a Boss GT-1000 Core and a NUX MG-30. The Core had a problem and the NUX just wasn't what I thought it would be.
I may revisit the modeling thing eventually, and my GT-100 and Zoom...
I just ordered the new AxeFX half stack and it should be here by mid-October. I can't wait.
Just kidding. I photoshopped this, but I did take a serious look at Fractal recently. I think I'm more into the amp-in-the-room thing and frankly, I'm a little bit burned out on tweaking these days. I...
I've asked this before and if I missed your answer, my apologies. Did you order some type of custom tolex or a custom color? The reason I ask is because the SLO 100 is in stock at the major music retailers.
Very rarely have I used craigslist, but I responded to a couple of ads this week that reminded me of why I hate it. It's people who DON'T RESPOND.
On one, I asked a couple of simple questions. No response.
On another one that was asking for trades, I offered a trade. No response.
I fired up the Carvin X100B half stack yesterday for the first time in months. I always loved the clean channel on it. But I realized something: it has nothing on the clean channel of the JCM 2000, and I actually think the JCM is a slight bit better.