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Solid state preamp with tonecontrol

Started by Domin9797, July 16, 2023, 04:42:36 AM

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mandu

Have you heard the Yamaha G100 amps? The preamp and speakers are part of the sound.

A comparison of the 3 models...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cY8VNDOZpts

Regards

phatt

I think one needs to realise that the sound/tone/feel you hear are **Recordings** of a rig that has been tweaked in the studio.
There would have been a lot of post FX on the mix down. Modulations, Reverb reflections added to it.
Many people forget this fact and hence you can go in circles trying to replicate a sound/tone.
Trying to replicate a recording with any basic preamp is just not going to make the cut.

The raw sound of the Amp used may well sound very, shall I say Bland and somewhat lifeless.
Phil.