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TONE NAME: TJPrinceton

  • Created with: HX Stomp
  • Author:
  • Guitarist:
    TJ Guardino
  • Style:
  • Date: 10/19/21
  • Downloads: 1384
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  • Comments:
    After years of use, this is the absolute best clean/low gain tones I could get out of the Stomp. Snapshot 1 gives you a clean Princeton amp running through dual cabinets, one mic placed 1 inch away and one mic places 6 inches away. This really helps give it more depth than just one cabinet IMO. Subtle plate reverb at the end. Snapshot 2 is edge of breakup with the Timmy (my favorite drive in the Helix) and is super responsive to picking strength. Snapshot 3 cranks the gain up into a crunch and opens up the reverb a bit more, not quite a lead tone but you can always add another drive if you want that. Selectable stomps are the Timmy and a Mu-Tron (I love this effect) but you can switch the Mu-Tron for something more traditional like another drive or a delay if you choose. Noise Gate keeps my signal silent and the LA2A compressor really livens everything up. Enjoy!

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