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Re: Modeling Amps

<< when playing with Brother Synch>>

Hey, don't those guys have three Roland VG-8's in one band?

Regards, Paul

----- Original Message -----
From: "Goddess" <thefates@earthlink.net>
To: <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com>
Sent: Sunday, September 08, 2002 10:26 PM
Subject: Re: Modeling Amps

>   Though not an amp, the Boss GT-6 works really well with my Steinberger
> GL-2-T.   I'd set up a Brian May patch from Killer Queen, since I like 
> tone quite alot, and last weekend, when playing with Brother Synch, or at
> least two brothers from said arrangement, lol!  Bret said, "Hey!, -it's
> Brian May!" -without my saying anything about the patch.
>   Anyway, I've tried the POD, Line-6 Veta, the Vox, the VGA-7, the GT-3,
> Digitech RP-2000, VG-8, and VG-88, and actually prefer the 6 since it
> the most like a tube so far, in one pedal  board processor.  I've not
> either the Fender Cybertwin or the Marshall Modeling amp, and would like
> to, but really would like a nice light little floor processor so I can
> carry it and go direct so am really happy with the 6.  In addition to the
> Vox AC-30 Brian May idea, I was able to get very close to a Fender
> whose clean tone I really like.
>   Anyway, it also has some very musical synth tones which I also like, 
> very nice effects, so depending on your tastes, it might be something
> trying.  -just my thoughts.  -Best of luck...
> Smiles,
> CQ
>  At 09:01 PM 9/9/02 -0400, you wrote:
> >Just curious....
> >
> >What kinds of modeling amps are folks from this site using (where
> >applicable)?
> >
> >I've bought (and sold) several different incarnations since I've
> >at using the Fender Cyber-twin and a Roland VG-88 (ok-not really an 
> >did own, at one time, a Roland VGA-7 that I really liked for it's 
> >string and capo capabilities. I also tried a VOX Valvetronix which I
> >wanted to like but it, again, seemed to be oriented towards lots of
> >distortion/headbanging sounds. Oh, I returned a Rocktron Replitone twin
> >speaker amp. A very nice amp, I might say. Very loud! Good effects, too.
> >lous for my home studio, though.
> >
> >The Cyber Twin is an awesome amp, IMHO. It produces very nice-sounding
> >models, particularly of Fender models (duh!).
> >
> >Anyhow, I was just curious of other folk's experiences from this 
> >
> >Regards, Paul
> >
> >
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