Yeah More guit@r threads

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Coutts_is_god, Apr 13, 2004.

  1. Coutts_is_god

    Coutts_is_god Guest

    Dec 29, 2003
    Windsor, Ont, Canada
    Easy question.
    I was watching RATM live at the Grand Olympic Auditorium(Great DVD!) I was just wondering what Tom(guitar player) was fliping during all his solos?
    The switch is by the neck on all his guitar, and it makes funky sounds like a wah wah pedal. What is it?

  2. natrab


    Dec 9, 2003
    Bay Area, CA
    It's just his pickup switch. He keeps one pickup turned off and one on, so when he flips it back and forth, it's a sort of manual tremelo thing. He does it incredibly fast while using his whammy which makes it sound all trippy.
  3. RicPlaya


    Apr 22, 2003
    Whitmoretucky MI
    Doing that while also running effects, delay. flange, tremolo etc. Not sure what he uses they are very secretive.