Viewer Comments & Questions 31 Dec 2018

December 31, 2018

Viewer Comments & Questions: 31 December 2018 – YouTube video here: https://youtu.be/45b_Rd0TVXQ

 

This segment is where we answer your questions and comments – hopefully every Monday.

The main focus of the Q&A will be the main show that went out on the preceding Friday, but we'll answer other stuff too.

 

Here's the link to the main show being discussed – it was 10 Great Ways To Use Your Delay Pedals. https://youtu.be/Ol1Z6OF6N-U

 

Sorry I haven’t had chance to do the question timings - Mick here. It’s New Year’s Eve and I’m furiously printing out chords lyrics for tonight’s ‘gig’. Happy new year!

 

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10 Great Ways To Use Your Delay Pedals

December 28, 2018

This is the audio from our YouTube video here: https://youtu.be/Ol1Z6OF6N-U

We get asked lots of questions about delay pedals and how to use them creatively, so in this video we show you 10 cool things you can do with… yep… delay pedals.

It’s important to note that not all delay pedals will do all of these things. For example, Thing 5 – Changing The Sound Of Repeats –requires a pedal that has the ability to do that. Many modern multifunction / programmable delays from the likes of Strymon, Boss and so on have these features, as of course do the examples we use in the video. If nothing else, it might serve as a guide to what you might actually need or not need when choosing a new delay pedal because heaven knows that are so many on the market!
We do not cover stereo delays in this video - it’s a much less common application for most people and requires a deeper dive at some point.
Anyhoo, enough yakkin’ from me Mick here – let’s get on with the show. Enjoy…

Pedals in this episode…

• TheGigRig Three2One
https://www.thegigrig.com/three2one

• Sonic Research ST-300 Turbo Tuner Mini
USA: http://bit.ly/2AYjob5
Australia: http://bit.ly/2mR1s8c

• Keeley D&M Drive
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2oTblU1
USA:http://bit.ly/2rfACMd
Australia: http://bit.ly/2pUDUAE

• Kingsley Page Tube Boost V2
http://kingsleyamplifiers.com/products/pedals/7/

• Maxon AD9 Pro Analog Delay
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2SihEz6
Australia: http://bit.ly/2rSPr6m

• Catalinbread Belle Epoch Deluxe CB-3
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2RVldeS
Australia: http://bit.ly/2Ovelqa

• Free The Tone FT-2Y Flight Time Digital Delay
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2uCOem6

• Walrus Audio ARP-87 Delay
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2khFrA2
USA: http://bit.ly/2yLOder
Australia: http://bit.ly/2xXMsvF

• Lovepedal Hall Mod Reverb
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2esaVB5

• TheGigRig G2
https://www.thegigrig.com/g2

* Why do we have preferred retailer links? Find out here: http://www.thatpedalshow.com/partners

Interesting bits and go-to sections…
- Intro playing: 0:00
- What are we doing today? 1:35
- Today’s amps: 2:15
- JC40 Chorus and Kingsley Page Tbe Boost V2: 3:20
- 1 – Understand Time & Why It Matters: 4:20
Quarter notes and eigth notes: 5:46
- 2: Try Doted Eighths: 8:20 (10:05)
- 3: Short Delays Are Cool: 12:20
Slapback: 13:15
How many milliseconds? 15:20
Super short delays for solos: 16:15 (17:25)
- 4: Try More Than One Delay: 20:40
Creating patterns: 23:30
- 4.5: Oooh, and swells: 25:50
- 5: Change The Sound Of The Repeats: 27:00
Filtering the delay EQ: 29:15
And dirty up the repeats: 32:45
- 6: Modulate Baby! 34:37
With short delays as well: 37:18
- 7: Faux Harmony With Long Delays: 39:17
- 8: Try Wet/Dry: Long: 42:00
& Short: 45:10
- 9: False Octave Trick: 46:00
- 10: Oscillate Baby! 49:30
No, we don’t get into stereo - maybe that’s for another day.

Guitars in this episode:
• Fender American Vintage ’62 Stratocaster – Mick’s video at http://bit.ly/2cQv3yT
• Fender Custom Shop ’63 Telecaster – Dan’s video at http://bit.ly/2dlZJ6K

Amps in this episode
• Sovtek MIG-50 and Marshall 1960A cabinet with Celestion G12M Greenback speakers
• Roland JC40
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2rM56UQ
USA: http://bit.ly/2QLX2Tf

We hope you enjoy this episode. Please subscribe to our channel.

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Worst Pedal Platform Amps?

December 21, 2018

This is the audio from our YouTube video here: https://youtu.be/lS10FEevBbI

Okay, for everyone I send here from the comments section, this explanation is for you…
Dan and I DID NOT select these amps as ‘the worst pedal platforms’. You did. And here's how that went down…
A few weeks back we were asked a question about ‘bad pedal platform amps.’ We said – as we always do – that there really are no bad ones, it’s more a question of what you want to achieve and whether your amp choice is appropriate for you, or indeed not.
We carried on to say that we thought we could make pretty much any amp sound good with pedals and asked the audience to suggest the worst pedal platform amps, in their opinion.
Among the many, many suggestions the absolute stand-out, clear ‘winner’ was – by a country light year – the Peavey 6505. We were surprised! Somewhere in the far distance was the Roland JC120. However, given that isn’t a real game and we can change the rules however we liked, we chose the JC40 instead. It’s more common, more affordable and I really wanted Dan to hear one.
So, we plug in, try some pedals and hopefully offer some useful suggestions along the way. As we find out… they both cope admirably with pedals!

Also: What’s that new white PRS?
Mick says: The Silver Sky has gone to pastures new and PRS Guitars Europe kindly offered to loan us something else to use on the show. I said what we needed was a relatively simple, mahogany body guitar with humbuckers, as we don’t currently have such a beast. Welcome the S2 Singlecut Standard – link below.”

Please enjoy the episode…

Pedals in this episode…

TheGigRig Three2One
https://www.thegigrig.com/three2one

Sonic Research ST-300 Turbo Tuner Mini
USA: http://bit.ly/2AYjob5
Australia: http://bit.ly/2mR1s8c

• Keeley D&M Drive
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2oTblU1
USA:http://bit.ly/2rfACMd
Australia: http://bit.ly/2pUDUAE

• Kingsley Page Tube Boost V2
http://kingsleyamplifiers.com/products/pedals/7/

• Keeley Filaments High Gain Distortion
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2PTsOrQ
USA: http://bit.ly/2ihcnud
Australia: http://bit.ly/2A2HmjZ

• Boss CE-2w Chorus
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2fkq9tv
USA: http://bit.ly/2pDHIXo
Australia: http://bit.ly/2iqp2rs

• Catalinbread Belle Epoch Deluxe CB-3
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2RVldeS
Australia: http://bit.ly/2Ovelqa

• Walrus Audio Monument Tremolo
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2SdmoFY
USA: http://bit.ly/2A8qIzf
Australia: http://bit.ly/2PQxT4j

• Neunaber Immerse Reverb
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2QFbjkg
USA: http://bit.ly/2Ey6YIp
Australia: http://bit.ly/2Gzpdjn

TheGigRig G2
https://www.thegigrig.com/g2

* Why do we have preferred retailer links? Find out here: http://www.thatpedalshow.com/partners

Interesting bits and go-to sections…
- Intro playing: 0:00
- Well, you asked for this: 1:10
- Today’s amps: 2:05
- Alan’s 6505: 2:40
- ASOs? 3:27
- Roland JC40: 4:10
- JC40 settings for today: 4:50
- Oooh, a new dB meter: 5:15
- JC40 bright switch: 5:55
- JC’s chorus sound. Woooo: 6:48
- JC built in overdrive: 7:45
- D&M Drive into JC40: 8:40
- Kingsley Page Tube Boost: 11:20
- …plus D&M Drive: 13:18
- Keeley Filaments into JC40: 15:57
- …and some ambience: 19:15
- Peavey 6505: 23:50
- 6505’s three channels: 24:05
- D&M Drive & 6505: 26:25
- Kingsley Page Tube Boost: 27:10
- Keeley Filaments: 28:28
- Belle Epoch Deluxe: 28:51
- What would Mick do? 30:20
- Gain pedal into a gainy amp: 32:00
- Using the clean channel for solos: 34:20
- Is that a new tuner? 35:45
- 6505 and Dan’s Les Paul: 36:25
- Volume jumps ad dynamics: 39:10
- 6506 Strat, Kingsley Page Boost: 41:10
- Are these ‘bad’ pedal platform amps then? 45:20

Guitars in this episode:
• Fender American Vintage ’62 Stratocaster – Mick’s video at http://bit.ly/2cQv3yT
• Fender Custom Shop ’63 Telecaster – Dan’s video at http://bit.ly/2dlZJ6K
• Gibson Custom 1958 Les Paul Standard – watch Dan’s video at http://bit.ly/2dbwbvS
• PRS S2 Singlecut Standard – https://www.prsguitars.com/index.php/electrics/s2/s2_singlecut_standard_2019
• PRS DGT Model – watch Mick’s video at http://bit.ly/2d8Xo2I

Amps in this episode
• Roland JC40
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2rM56UQ
USA: http://bit.ly/2QLX2Tf

• Peavey 6505 into Marshall 1960AX 4x12 with Celestion G12M Greenback speakers
(no longer made)

We hope you enjoy this episode. Please subscribe to our channel.

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Viewer Comments & Questions: 17 December 2018 – That Pedal Show

December 17, 2018

This segment is where we answer your questions and comments – hopefully every Monday.
The main focus of the Q&A will be the main show that went out on the preceding Friday, but we'll answer other stuff too.

Here's the link to the main show being discussed – it was about some holy grail vintage amps. https://youtu.be/TKjSyFqKpAs

We also talked about the recent refret video: https://youtu.be/nONCCSdA9Ds

We hope you enjoy this video. Please subscribe to our channel.

You may even want to buy a T-shirt to support our efforts https://www.thatpedalshowstore.com

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Please visit our preferred retailers!
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USA: Riff City Guitar & Music Company http://bit.ly/2cyOYjD
Australia: Pedal Empire http://bit.ly/2mWmJQf

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Viewer Comments & Questions: 10 December 2018 – That Pedal Show

December 10, 2018

This segment is where we answer your questions and comments – hopefully every Monday.

The main focus of the Q&A will be the main show that went out on the preceding Friday, but we'll answer other stuff too.

 

Here's the link to the main show being discussed – it was about Marshall Blues Breaker style pedals. https://youtu.be/XBOjIVs4b7o

 

We also talked about the recent refret video: https://youtu.be/nONCCSdA9Ds

 

We hope you enjoy this video. Please subscribe to our channel.

 

You may even want to buy a T-shirt to support our efforts https://www.thatpedalshowstore.com

 

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Please visit our preferred retailers!

UK & Europe: Andertons Music http://bit.ly/2cRvIvt

USA: Riff City Guitar & Music Company http://bit.ly/2cyOYjD

Australia: Pedal Empire http://bit.ly/2mWmJQf

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Marshall Bluesbreaker Style Pedals

December 7, 2018

This is the audio from our YouTube video here: https://youtu.be/a6bDuYkuiIs

In this episode we revisit the venerable Marshall Blues Breaker overdrive pedal of the early 1990s. This one was very kindly loaned to us by our good friend Chris Buck (honk). Thank you Chris!
The pedal was designed to sound somewhat like the even more venerable Marshall 1962 model 2x12 combo, used most famously by Eric Clapton on the 1966 album ’Blues Breakers With Eric Clapton’… by John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers. Needless to say, that’s where the amp picked up its new name. Phew. That’s a lot of Blues Breakers and Bluesbreakers, but I think it’s right. Mick here.
We start by listening to the original, then stomp through a bunch of modern pedals that take the Blues Breaker pedal, combo, or the head version JTM45 – as their principle inspiration.

Couple of things to note. First, there’s hefty low end in this mix. Maybe it was the bigger cabs. If it’s too much for you, just notch down your graphic EQ a few dB from about 120Hz down. My mixing headphones (Beyer DT880 Pro) are very balanced... a lot of modern 'listening' headphones accentuate bass and I should remember to check that. Apols.

Second, we were remiss in not getting a modern Marshall BB-2 Blues Breaker pedal. Maybe we can revisit that at some point soon.

Yes, that is a real 1965 JTM45 at the end. It’s on next week’s show…

Meantime, please enjoy the episode…

Pedals in this episode…

• TheGigRig Three2One
https://www.thegigrig.com/three2one

• D’Addario Pedal Tuner
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2tIN4lD
USA: http://bit.ly/2x4Bm6m
Australia: http://bit.ly/2tfHqHN

• Original Marshall Blues Breaker
No longer made

• JHS Morning Glory V4
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2REVhDE
USA: http://bit.ly/2rn6E7B
Australia: http://bit.ly/2REPZb0

• Keeley 1962x
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2Qdu12l
USA: http://bit.ly/2BUgIeh
Australia: http://bit.ly/2SyT2ls

• Z Vex Box Of Rock
Australia: http://bit.ly/2JbC5JS

• Snouse Electric Company Black Box 2
https://www.snouse.com/index.html

• Analog Man King Of Tone
http://www.analogman.com/kingtone.htm

• Wampler Pantheon
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2POI0eU
USA: http://bit.ly/2R9c8OK
Australia: http://bit.ly/2zwyfFn

• Dunlop EP-103 Echoplex
UK & Europe: http://bit.ly/2cQsuNc
USA: http://bit.ly/2cLB8JH

• TheGigRig G2
https://www.thegigrig.com/g2

Interesting bits and go-to sections…
- Intro playing: 0:00
- Grumpy? 1:00
- What are we doing today? 1:25
- Bluesbreaker. Eh? 1:50
- What does it mean? 2:45
- And the pedal? 5:00
- …that has spawned many others: 7:15
- Simon’s Clapton knowledge: 8:19
- The ‘listening objectively impossibility’ tangent: 10:20
- Today’s amps: Victory prototype: 12:20
- Blue is back! 13:50
- Sovtek Mig50: 15:03
- Red is back! 16:10
- Why are we doing this… and the Pantheon 16:42
- Questions: and today’s pedals: 17:15
- The original Blues Breaker and Dan’s Tele: 18:15
- …and with humbuckers in Mick’s ES-335: 19:30
- Gain range in the Blues Breaker: 20:45
- …and with the Strat: 22:43
- JHS Morning Glory V4: 25:21
- Keeley 1962x: 28:32
- KT66 and KT88? 32:10
- ZVex Box Of Rock: 33:38
- ZZ Topless and the tribute band tangent: 35:25
- Box Of Rock with the Tele: 37:44
- Snouse Electric Company Black Box Overdrive 2: 40:18
- OD pedals making amps sound small? 43:20
- Analog Man King Of Tone: 44:30
- Is the KOT a BB clone? 46:25
- KOT with humbuckers: 47:40
- Wampler Pantheon: 51:09
- Our faves? Dan 58:05, Mick 1:00:50
- And ooh, it’s only a real 1965 JTM45… 1:06:45

Guitars in this episode:
• Gibson Memphis 1958 ES-335 (2017 model) No video yet
• Fender American Vintage ’62 Stratocaster – Mick’s video at http://bit.ly/2cQv3yT
• Fender Custom Shop ’63 Telecaster – Dan’s video at http://bit.ly/2dlZJ6K
• Gibson Custom 1958 Les Paul Standard – Dan’s video at http://bit.ly/2dbwbvS

Amps in this episode
• Victory V140 Deluxe prototype and V212VC cabinet (Celestion G12M Creamback 65)
• Sovtek MIG50 and Marshall 1960AX cabinet (Celestion G12M Greenback speakers?

We hope you enjoy this episode. Please subscribe to our channel.

You may even want to buy a T-shirt to support our efforts https://www.thatpedalshowstore.com

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Please visit our preferred retailers!
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USA: Riff City Guitar & Music Company http://bit.ly/2cyOYjD
Australia: Pedal Empire http://bit.ly/2mWmJQf

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