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Old 2002-10-23, 14:20
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death metal distorsion

i would like to know what king of effects i need to have a real death metal sound out of my guitar.I have an Ibanez JS 100 and an Ibanez Thrash Metal Sound Tank distorsion pedal.What more should I add?
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Old 2002-12-03, 23:46
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if you want to get death metal sound, get a DOD death metal distortion.....it kicks ass
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Old 2002-12-04, 06:22
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amp EQ settings, reverb and compression do nicely

go on the gear forum, theres a full thread about it, i put in some EQ settings
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Old 2002-12-07, 01:31
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Yeah man the DOD is bad ass. You can also get thig set off of www.musiciansfriend.com from darelectro, but I have never tried it, its likr 90 bucks and it has I think 5 or 6 pedals and its all for metal.
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Old 2002-12-07, 05:47
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Yeah I saw that Danelectro metal pedal kit thing before I bought mine. They look pretty cheap and the fact that their pedals cost 20-40 dollars a piece kind of turned me off of them. Who knows they might work for a good 8 seconds before they burst into flames and catch you on fire. But i'll never know.
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Old 2002-12-07, 12:30
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The dod death metal distortion was one of the worst pedals I've used. It might
sound good through solid state. I'm a big dod fan though. I have a dod-metal-x
& it kicks butt. The digitech metal morph is a good pedal, you can make it sound
like almost anything.
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Old 2002-12-07, 13:24
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Well I odnt know about that darelectro metal set, but I know those little things like the big cheese things suck ass they sound horrible and they r really chEAP, thsts why they only cost about 20-40 bucks
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What kind of delay pedal is the best? I am barrowing a BOSS Delay Pedal from this gurls dad that i know and I dont care much for it, so what would you guys perfer?
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Old 2002-12-07, 16:52
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when I went and looked at delay pedals I played a DOD which in all honestly wasn't that bad at all.. and i'm not a big DOD fan.. and I also played the DD-3 and DD-5 Boss pedals..I ended up buying the DD-3 and taking it back and getting the DD-5.. it has more options.. but I honestly thought the delay was better on the DD-5 than the 3.. I just couldn't get the 3 to sound like what I wanted it to.. and the 5 I got right away.. plus it has reverse which I thought might come in handy at some point in time.. But I hate ibanez pedals with a passion.. they don't sound that bad.. but I destroyed one in no time.. I love my Boss pedals.. they might not be the best pedals.. but they are fucking durable as hell.. I can't stress that enough.. But I would really love to give some Electro Harmonix pedals a go.. from what i've heard they have excellent sound..
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The DD3 is the one that I'm borrowing, and I dont like it. I dont like the way it delays it pauses instead of like fading and dong the note or whatever again, it has a quick pause. Ill try that DD5 out the next time I go to "Guitar Center." Thanks Alot for the tips man.
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Old 2002-12-19, 14:38
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If you want badass metal tone and already have a distortion pedal i would suggest a 7 band EQ. If you cut the midrange of any distortion pedal it will sound much better, and way more brutal. MXR makes a really good equalizer, as does DOD. As for delays, Korg has really good delay effects and reverbs. I have a Korg multi effects unit and it has alot of delay and ambience effects to choose from.
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Old 2002-12-29, 14:26
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The best distortion pedal I have used is the Danelectro Fab Tone. It's not one of those cheap piece of shit mini pedals they have. It's full size. I think they run about $80-$100. I think it blows the DOD Death Metal pedal out of the fucking water.
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Old 2002-12-30, 23:44
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Yeah man, I have that Darelectro Fab Tone pedal it's pretty sweet Yeah those little ones are crappy man they break easy and they sound like crap.Hail!!1
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metal tone

I know that the traditional metal tone is turning up your highs and lows up all the way, but remember guys...that's all great for playing in the room and jammin' by yourself and shit, but playing live you need a good bit of mids in there to cut through the drummer.
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i know at my guitar center they have a whole section, just full of pedals so you can compare better. Better then at my sam ash (another music store) where everythings scattered around so you end up going through a huge hassle just to try out peddles. But go to guitar center, and try out the MT-2 boss. See if you can get that to sound like what you want. Then try out the DOD death metal, i hear it is actually pretty good. But try em out, see what is best for you.
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Old 2003-01-07, 00:20
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what does solid state mean?
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Old 2003-01-07, 04:04
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Since I got my DOD everything is WAY better
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Quote:
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if you want to get death metal sound, get a DOD death metal distortion.....it kicks ass


Dude I have that pedal, its ok but if you want death dist. add a little more bass
and use tiny amount of chorus, sounds great when I'm playing Slayer covers at gigs
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Old 2003-01-08, 15:30
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the DOD death metal pedal that i tried sucked ass. There was no difference between
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...my favorite distortion pedal is the Boss Metalzone...its really worth the $$
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what does solid state mean?


solid state is circuit chips instead of tubes.
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