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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Since the beginning of the Rig Doctor series, we've been getting countless requests to do an episode about buffers. We've been compiling your questions via email, Instagram, and Facebook over the last few months, and now are answering the most asked buffer related topics! If we missed your question or you have additional questions and comments...

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

Episode 3 - Can you tell the difference guitar sensation, Mark Knopfler, known for his legendary licks with Dire Straits, & Mason Stoops, using a smattering of Vertex pedals, a Tone King amp, plus a LP JR, Strat, & Tele? Skip ahead to 4:35 & vote to win a FREE pedal plus free swag for select participants (t-shirts, picks, stickers...

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Watch and comment on the YouTube video belowand enter to win a FREE ULTRAPHONIX PEDAL!Full Video:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nF7VSznW_2AUltraphonix: https://www.vertexeffects.com/ultraphonix

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This episode of Tone Tasting, we're capturing the iconic Jimmy Page's tones from the Led Zeppelin classic, "Immigrant Song" using the T Drive through a Quilter 101 Reverb 50W clean amp:GEAR:Fender Nocaster TelecasterVertex Effects T DriveQuilter 101 Reverb Direct to recording counsel (DI'd with no mic or speaker used)PERSONNEL:Guitar - Tim...

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Vertex Ultraphonix OD pedal vs. Dumble Overdrive Special amp. Can you tell the difference??? Comment in the YouTube video link below with your guess for which riff you think is the the pedal - A or B ??? LEAR MORE:http://www.vertexeffects.com/ultraphonix RELEASE DATE: Spring 2018 GEAR: Fender Telecaster (with modded neck pickup) (A/B/Y Splitter)...

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

THE "TRAINWRECK" SOUND - A huge part of the Trainwreck sound is the response and feel from clean to mean all with the guitar knobs. Though they have quite a bit more gain on tap than most any typical single channel amp, they clean up very well by backing the guitar down. Also the amp has quite a bit of compression but it’s not the loose kind...

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Guitarist Michael Pope invited us up to Thunderbird Studios in Redding, California where he took us on a sonic journey exploring guitar tones, pedals, and his approach to making music and creating the ambient soundscapes recognized around the world. Check out the full video and photos below: //

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