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I'm sorry guys but I need help

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Dale Gribble, Apr 25, 2006.


  1. Dale Gribble

    Dale Gribble

    Apr 25, 2006
    Pennsylvania
    I know most of you have probbaly heard this so I'm sorry for asking but I am having alot of trouble getting a good sound out of my Big Muff (NYC). I want a Chris Wolstenholme type sound but I can't get any good sounds unless my sustain is all the way down. Can I get a sound like his out of the NYC or should I take it back for the Russian? Another question is if I take this one back and get the Russian do the reversed jacks make it tough for your pedal board and is it sturdy. I didn't really care for the plastic jacks but if they hold then I see no problem. Thanks for the help.
     
  2. Tedintheshed

    Tedintheshed Banned

    Oct 8, 2004
    Columbus, Ohio
    Chris has a lot of different "sounds". Can you give a specific example?

     
  3. Dale Gribble

    Dale Gribble

    Apr 25, 2006
    Pennsylvania
    I want a sound similar to Hysteria and Time is running out.
     
  4. bongomania

    bongomania Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Oct 17, 2005
    PDX, OR
    owner, OVNIFX and OVNILabs
    Well, we better hurry then!
     
  5. I got a pretty close to perfect hysteria sound out of my prunes and custard...i never got anything like that sound w/ a big muff
     
  6. Dale Gribble

    Dale Gribble

    Apr 25, 2006
    Pennsylvania
    I got a pretty good sound out of it. Just had to tweak it a little more. Thanks
     

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