Heavy Rock with Lonestar Classic - Possible?

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Heavy Rock with Lonestar Classic - Possible?

Post by 0rpheus » Mon Dec 07, 2015 11:22 am

here is a new recording to showcase a distortion pedal.

https://youtu.be/3gt8FeefWyw

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Re: Heavy Rock with Lonestar Classic - Possible?

Post by BeltFedRiffs » Mon Apr 11, 2016 11:08 am

All from a LoneStar eh? not bad I really liked your lead tone
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Re: Heavy Rock with Lonestar Classic - Possible?

Post by WytLytnyn » Tue Dec 01, 2020 9:39 am

I've been able to get respectable heavy tones out of a Fender Deluxe Reverb with a V-Twin for years. Its never going to crush like a big Recto but it sounds better than some high gain lunchbox amps.
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Re: Heavy Rock with Lonestar Classic - Possible?

Post by p19978 » Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:57 am

The V Twin is deeply underrated; I use it for a country gig in front of a Deluxe Reverb clone. It can do a reasonable high gain tone, but at lower gain settings, it also works very well.

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Re: Heavy Rock with Lonestar Classic - Possible?

Post by ned » Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:59 am

When I saw Foo Fighters in Hyde Park London they were using Lonestars.

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