[linux-audio-user] Dirty, Nasty Raunchy Guitars

Steve Harris S.W.Harris at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Wed Mar 12 15:35:01 EST 2003

On Wed, Mar 12, 2003 at 07:08:11 +0000, Matthew Yee-King wrote:
> > I am a metal guitar player.  I like a heavily saturated guitar tone. Could 
> > someone point me in the right direction for processing a clean guitar signal 
> > in real-time such that it can (even partially - i like weird sounding stuff) 
> > emulate tube circuitry.  I am thinking a chain of LADSPA plug-ins would do 
> > the job.  The sound im looking for doesn't have to emulate anything to a T, 
> > it just has to be raunchy (think Nine Inch Nails - Broken, or any Nine Inch 
> > Nails album for that matter).
> i reckon you should run your axe through jack rack using the steve's swh 
> ladspa plugs

Try the sinus waveshaper, valve_* and even "Barrys satan maximiser" [thanks
Matthew] if you want toally over the top distortion.

Theres a ton of odd modulations and distrtions in there, helpfully lumped
together by jack-rack.

- Steve

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