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TONE NAME: SynSin - Mark IV

  • Created with: Helix
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  • Style:
    Metal (Grindcore, Black, Power, Progressive) / Shred
  • Date: 3/30/24
  • Downloads: 164
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  • Comments:
    Here is my take on a Mesa Boogie Mark IV. Sure there are tons on CustomTone but none are quite polished like this patch as of this posting.</p> Snap 1 - Clean - Clean to Crunch style patch. Try stomping on the Preamp, SD-1, and or Tube Screamer to play songs from bands like The Winery Dogs, Guns N’ Roses, to Green Day’s American Idiot.</p> Snap 2 - Ryth. - Can cover tunes from God Smack, Five Finger Death Punch, Stone Sour, and Volbeat to name a few.</p> Snap 3 - Tigh Ryth. - Has that gritty bright/harsh Mesa Boogie tone we all love with a tight bottom end. Can play many early 2000’s to Modern day Metal bands ranging from Breaking Benjamin, Skillet, and Nickelback to Dejent style bands such as Skyharbor, Modern Day Babylon to old school metal like Metallica.</p> Snap 4 - Lead - Slightly boosted from Snap 3, lowered presence, treble, boosted gain on all stomps with a hint of phaser to make the solo tone pop a bit.</p> My Guitar setup for this patch: Washburn N24 w/ Bridge Pickup, Bill Lawrence L-500, Neck Pickup Seymour Duncan '59n.</p> NO Aftermarket IR / Firmware 3.71

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