What is he using?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by abarson, Dec 29, 2013.

  1. abarson


    Nov 6, 2003
    Santa Cruz
    Reed Mathis of Tea Leaf Green.
    Some kind of octave with a volume pedal?

    It's definitely the bass, as it tracks the bass perfectly.
  2. smeet

    smeet Gold Supporting Member

    Nov 27, 2006
    Woodland Hills, CA
    Sounds like a POG with some distortion on it. I'm not sure what the volume swell effect is from.
  3. gregmon79

    gregmon79 I did it for the muff... Supporting Member

    Dec 20, 2012
    Chicago IL
    Have you tried googling his rig setup?? This guys playing most def looks damn interesting. I may have to look into this guy more. And yeah, that def sounds like a POG to me too. Maybe hes using some kind of reverse delay for that volume swell. Thats almost what it sounds like to me.
  4. abarson


    Nov 6, 2003
    Santa Cruz
    I always Google first, and didn't find any description of his setup, so TB is the next obvious stop!

    I think you guys are right, based on some demo clips on youtube.

    Even the swells seem to be possible using the "Attack" slider on the POG2. I get the impression that the MiniPOG wouldn't be able to do this.
  5. Swift713


    Dec 4, 2006
    Florence, Ma
    It looked to me like his leg was moving in a volume pedal esque manner when those swells were happening. The tone sounds like a POG with maybe some of the filter on the POG 2 and maybe a little drive.
  6. acleex38


    Jul 28, 2006
    Snarling dogs wah (not moving) overdriving a digitech whammy (2 octaves up) and a volume pedal for the swells and legato sound. He's been using the setup for a while now.
  7. acleex38


    Jul 28, 2006
    His rig is an Aguilar ag500 into a pair of 2x12s and the highs split into a fender twin (or it was)