anonymous asked:

Hi, sorry to be a bother, adore your blog. I have a question. So my rig right now consist of a Little Mark III ran through a ported cab with an eminence delta & a 90's reissue Ampeg Jet tube amp with trem/verb going through EH Switchblade +> Rocktron Short timer> Danelectro Cool Cat> Big Muff PI> Devi Ever The legend of Fuzz> Bass. Right now I'm at the point where I want a more distinct/clear sound with my high gain, I was wondering if I should get an OD? I play in a drum'n'bass band. TY IAN

Never a bother. If I didn’t want to help I would stop running this blog. haha. 
Thanks for enjoying though. 
As for a high gain sound that’s more distinct and clear, that’s tough to consider with that setup. It’s definitely interesting. Something with a tighter gain will help though both of your fuzzes are pretty gnarly. I love the OCD on bass, but you should try one out before you buy. People like bass drivers and stuff. I think if I were to need something I’d find a buddy to build me something gnarly with a clean blend. Bass is always tricky and it will also come down to picking and the style you are playing. 

It’s always difficult getting good distortion sounds for me. 
That said, check out the band deathdealer and I’m pretty sure Dave was using a Metal Muff for a long ass time and it sounded amazing on bass. haha

CatSynth video: shadow cat (modular synth)

From Ebotronix on YouTube, via matrixsynth. Quite the modular synth collection in this recording, plus one cool cat.

4ms Peg, QCD /Expander² ,QPLFO, RCD, VCA Matrix
Analogue Systems RS 100², RS110²², RS 360²
Bananalogue Serge VCS
Cyndustries Zeroscillator²
Doepfer R2m, A101-2, A114, A118,A134²², A143-2,A151²²
A152, A175²²,A185-2, A138abc, A192-1( 4Vox midi CC )
Flame 4 Vox ,Chord Machine², FX 16, Talking Synth Module²
flight of harmony choices
Make Noise Brains ,PP²,Maths²,Moddemix²²,QMMG,
Optomix, Wogglebug²
Malekko Anti²², Unkle²²,Jag
Moog FreqBox²², MP201
Roland SVC-350 Vocoder, System 104 Sequencer
SSL Modulation Orgy
Tip Top Audio Z8000 manual voltage source
Toppobrillo Quantimator²(min pentatonic),Sportmodulator,TWF
Logic masterclock to Kenton Pro 2000
Rocktron Rack Interface²
FX : Alesis 3630,Philtre,Boss VF-1,Lexicon PCM 80
Line 6 Echopro ,Red Federation BPM FX Pro
TC M one XL, M3000
mackie the mixer²
drums Ultrabeat
vid # 1284

CatSynth video: shadow cat (modular synth) was originally published on CatSynth

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