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Proco RAT [flat LED model} Joe Gagan 7/18/2003 7:57 PM
80s RAT [ LED light shines from the letter 'A' under face ]
Guitar is '80s Tokai Tele , lead pickup
Amp is 1959 Airline w 2 12"s and 2 6L6s. The amp has been in our family for 29 years.
No pedal during singing.
Guitar player:
Tiger Gagan, one take solo, live with rhythm track on 7 16 03

More Brontoboosting Joe Gagan 4/14/2003 10:22 AM
More Sounds from the NVN lab
The usual suspects [ see below]
Brontoboost,Doubleneck, Vibrolux .
Actual music excerpts from the Joe Gagan Audiobook " Better Than Coffee, 100 Great Ways To Drive Awake"
Copyright 2003

Dinosaur Fuzz and Skyripper Joe Gagan 1/29/2002 8:34 AM
Dinosaur fuzz into a 68 twin using my doubleneck on the S. Duncan Broadcaster lead Pickup. Samples with wah ,stock Crybaby.Reverb added at the board. Mic shure sm58.
All samples were done without changing any settings during the track except the guitar volume knob,, to show the amount of cleaning up availiable from the Dino. Tone control and pregain were altered slightly between samples.

Yanu--sample is part of a song by my friend, Yanu. Song credits:
Producer;Bass: Jon Gagan -Acoustic guitar, vocals,songwriter :Yanu- Elec guitar: Joe Gagan
Solo tone/power chords:Dino fzz into Skyrippr into VoxAC15.
---Bonus -
Track 01 is a long set of samples made with the skyripper and other boosts / fuzzes in the expression loop. notes:
0:00 - 0:40 Skyripper fuzz alone.
0:41 Skyrippper frequency generator 2:02 envelope - ish gulpy tone 2:56 more of the same 3:00 helicopter 3:56 li'l birdies 4:38 swell function l-o-n-g swell 5:14 coolgrooves 6:43 aggresive groove W/ lower octave [note how a clear guitar sound coexists with the noise] 7:49 Fuzz autowah like vocal-ish effect 8:05 lower ripping noise W/ clear guitar on top 13:30 whistling 15:01 guitar comes back W/motorboating 15:30 heavy fuzz, 'dark' riff

Small Stone F Peľa 12/12/2001 11:57 PM
Home made Small Stone. Recorded from Amp's line out. At higher speeds the clicks can be heard, I'm working on that.
The sample contains a couple of different settings, including pickup, speed and color switch changes.

Home made Big Muff F Peľa 12/1/2001 4:35 PM
Samples recorded from line out of Marshall VS100R. There's a little bit of reverb from the amp.

Skyripper Joe Gagan 11/22/2001 8:34 PM
Just a simple backing track and some ZZtopish noodling by Larry Otis. Amp used was a SF Vibrolux miked with an AKG C2000. Guitar was G&L SemiHollow Z-3.

"Brontoboost" by Nine Volt Nirvana Joe Gagan 9/28/2001 6:04 PM
Brontoboost.
Joe Gagan recorded 3 25 03

Guitar - custom doubleneck - Fenderish - Seymour Duncan Broadcaster lead, Vanzant blues model Strat neck pickup.
Amp - stock 81 Vibrolux
Two mikes - SM57 up close and a Neumann [ don't know what type] room mike
slight verb at board.
All changes within each clip were done from the guitar volume. performance /settings notes:
0:00 to 31 -one-stage mode, set to treble boost
0:31 to 42 -one-stage mode, tone control set to 'fat'
0:43 to 01:03 -two -stage mode hot
1:04 to 1:27 -same as above-[ hey- I liked it! ]
1:28 to 1:41 two stage mode set to Larry K setting, nice rhythm tone.First boost stage set low.

Octave Screamer - Scott Swartz Aron Nelson 7/3/2001 7:54 PM
From Scott Swartz:

This sample includes notes all across the neck so that you can hear how it
tracks, and at the end I play some intervals which give a ring modulator
type of sound that is interesting. The recording signal chain is guitar amp
to Sennheiser MD421 to homebrew tube mic preamp to mixer (EQ bypassed) to
Tascam CD Burner. The stereo effects buss of the mixer was used to add a
small amount of digital reverb, Small Chamber preset on a Digitech TSR-24.
The guitar is a McInturff Polaris set to the neck pickup and the tone knob
turned to zero. Amp is a homebrew Twin Reverb type circuit set for a clean
sound, all distortion heard is coming from the effect.

Jake Nagy's Killer Bee Aron Nelson 5/10/2001 7:06 PM
kblg2: Low Gain. Strat neck. Begins with body at thin, then thick (20 seconds ), then roughly center (42 seconds)
kbmlgr1: Medium Low Gain. Strat neck.
kbmlg2: Medium Low Gain. Strat bridge/middle, then neck, then bridge/middle
kbmg1: Medium Gain. Strat neck.
kbhg1: High Gain. Strat bridge/middle.
kbv : High Gain. Strat bridge/middle, first with guitar volume at 6, then full.
kbhgtr1: High Gain. Tele bridge.
kbhgtr2: Ultra High Gain. Tele Bridge. Noisey due to breadboard.
kbl1: Medium High Gain. Tele Bridge. Starts off with body at thick, then light (12 seconds), then center (22 seconds). It is subtle due to the use of the bridge pick up.

Ed Guidry's BSIAB (Brown Sound in a Box) Aron Nelson 3/21/2001 10:46 PM
A very cool smooth sounding pedal. Check it out!

Oskar Bruil Tubedriver Joe Gagan 3/11/2001 3:52 PM
A somewhat modified tube driver. It's basically a 12vac tubedriver with the tone stack replaced by a 0.1uf coupling cap. Much grind and grit in the low notes. Recorded with an epi sg neck humbucker, tone all the way back and the pedal drive at 1/5, so the ic overdrive hasn't kicked in yet. Instant cream! (ok it doesn't sound like a 100watt plexi on 10 or anything, but still a damn nice stompbox!).

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