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Cornerstones Of Fuzz – That Pedal Show

June 5, 2020

Confused about where to start with guitar fuzz pedals? We talk through the four cornerstones of fuzz tones to help focus the search

Interesting bits and go-to sections…

- Intro playing Mick schwang: 00:00

- We’re back! 02:23

- Dan schwang: 03:00

- How is volume then? 05:40

- What are we doing today and why? 07:12

- Three… hang on, four schools of fuzz: 07:45

- The four JHS fuzzes: 08:40

- The problem of consistency: 09:07

- Our favourite versions of the four: 09:50

- What we hope you’ll glean from this video: 12:45

- Consistency, value and Taylor Swift: 13:55

- JHS Smiley: 15:47

- Dunlop Hendrix Fuzz Face: 16:33

- Thoughts on the Smiley and Fuzz Face: 17:50

- Smiley JHS mode: 19:32

- Humbuckers and the Fuzz Faces: 20:39

- Shaftesbury Duo Fuzz: 23:19

- JHS Supreme sounds: 27:55

- Tone Benders: 31:00

- JHS Bender sounds: 32:17

- Does it clean up? 34:35

- Mick’s headstock ding tangent: 36:05

- Pigdog JuJu Fuzz: 37:50

- No Germanium? 39:07

- Thoughts on feel: 40:07

- Muffs & the Crimson: 41:48

- JHS Crimson sounds: 43:24

- Way Huge Russian Pickle: 46:28

- JHS mode in the Supreme: 50:08

- Closing thoughts: 51:50

- Which ones would you choose? 54:38

 

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