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Re: ZZ-Top - Gibbons ?

9/30/2005 2:03 PM
Chris/CMW amps
Re: ZZ-Top - Gibbons ?
Hi Haakon  
Altough I'm using a modded/defarted 5E3 it's certainly possible to get the raunchy BG tones with a 5E3.  
With P90s and Hbs I do get in that zone using the bright input, normal volume on 0, bright volume above 9 or 10 and the tone control (almost) dimed.  
Lots of pinched harmonics!  
Not to sound like a *^&^%*$ but a lot of that sound requires a certain attack to the strings :)  
Double check your wiring/voltages/etc.  

Haakon Oh yes, the touch certainly got som... -- 9/30/2005 7:39 PM