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TONE NAME: EVH 90's Lead

  • Created with: HX Effects
  • Author:
  • Song:
    5150 / For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge / Balance
  • Band:
    Van Halen
  • Guitarist:
    Eddie Van Halen
  • Guitar:
    Whatever the Fuck you want
  • Tuning/Strings:
    Whatever the Fuck you want
  • Style:
    Whatever the Fuck you want
  • Date: 3/16/21
  • Downloads: 968
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  • Comments:
    After countless hours listenings the albums and searching on magazines, interviews, video of pro rig builder/soud engineers (Michael Nielsen, L.A. Sound Design...). Here's my attemp to recreate Eddie's Rack Rig. Eddie used a Wet/Dry/Wet setup, so I've adapted the effects to a mono signal path by tweaking some of th mixes as well as adding a Stereo Widener at the end of the chain. This Rig is meant for 4CM

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