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

Matthew Yee-King yeeking at no-future.com
Wed Mar 12 15:55:01 EST 2003

On Wed, Mar 12, 2003 at 08:25:35PM +0000, Steve Harris wrote:
> 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] 

hehe ... greets Steve. and if anyone's wondering, i did use that plugin 
on a track. I'm trying to get it cut onto vinyl at the moment. I ended up 
using it to make a spiralmodularsynth bassline sound really sweet. So 
its quite a flexible plugin!



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