Guitar Geek moment: Tips on getting the most from amp modelers

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Gonna call myself out on a geeky guitar gear related post here, but I've told this stuff to a lot of people over the years and finally decided to write it down. If you're a guitarist who has to play live without an amplifier... read on. --- There are lots of reasons you might have to use an amp modeler instead of a tube amp for live performing work. Some limitation of the venue perhaps, or practicality, or affordability, or whatever. I have a very strong bias towards using a live amp (or amps) and pedals. But over the years, I’ve had occasion to do a lot of live work in large venues using various amp modelers. And the good news is, they can be made to sound good. The…
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