Guitar Amp Recording — 5 Pro Tips

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When it comes to recording guitar, there is no right or wrong way to go about it.

When I first started recording, I was overwhelmed by the number of techniques available to me. But, after a month of working at a professional recording studio, I realized it was best to begin with tried-and-true techniques before getting too deep into experimentation. Here are a few of the guitar amp microphone techniques that have worked well for me in most situations…

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Class A vs Class B Amplifiers – What’s the Difference?

Class A vs Class B amplifiersClearing up questions that you may have about different types of tube amps.

Class A vs Class B Amplifiers

This time we’re going to discuss Class A vs Class B amplifiers and how they differ. We’ll help you understand the difference between them so you can choose the best type for each situation you come across.

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Preamp Tube FAQ: 12AX7, 12AT7, and 12AU7

preamp tube faqHave you been scratching your head about 12AX7, 12AT7, and 12AU7 Preamp Tubes? Well, our most frequently asked questions about them are answered here.

Preamp Tube FAQ: What do Preamp Tubes do?

Preamp Tubes amplify the very low signal coming from your guitar. The amplified signal is better prepared to go through the circuitry of your amplifier. This amplified signal then goes to your EQ controls, your Reverb, Auxiliary Outputs, and also into your Output Tubes. All tubes are essentially mini amplifiers within your amplifier.

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