Pete Thorn—sideman to Don Henley and the late Chris Cornell, among others—dispenses hard-won wisdom on tubes, tour prep, monitoring, using buffers and attenuators, and more.
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How tube amps work, tonal characters of the most common power tubes, and how to replace speakers properly.
Five hot-shot pedal designers discuss effect loop basics, MIDI, placement, “noise,” and more.
Inside the complex world of analog delays, creating live loops, and chaotic effects like pitch shifters, synth pedals, and ring modulators.