The Tone Control

The Tone Control is a sometimes side-eyed look at the guitar world and making music! We talk about everything good, bad, smart, stupid, and weird about guitar gear and bring it to you every other Monday. You can join our Discord to talk with us and other gear heads at https://discord.gg/H2xTfm6

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episode 192: Ep. 192 - I Don't Think It's a Bad Pedal, but it Sounds Bad


  • Derek’s Helix band rig with IEMs (stab: 1981 DRV)
    • Using the sends and returns as inputs and outputs, I’m able to get click track, backing tracks, and a monitor mix in IEMs.
    • This allows to send Helix to the PA and lets the sound guy manage levels for monitoring just like with a floor wedge
    • Also can apply any blocks on my monitor feed if I want, like EQ, compression, etc...


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episode 189: Ep. 191 - I've Done Shrek Like Eighteen Times


Eric Giribaldi joins Derek as a guest host this week! We talk about gigs and Shrek mostly. 

Suggestions of the week:

  • Mike Boyd on YouTube
  • Lore Podcast

The Tone Control has a Discord server! If you like the show and enjoy talking about everything from new gear to music theory to video games, come hang out and chat with us...


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 2021-06-28  1h27m
 
 

episode 190: Ep. 190 - So It's An Ear Pearl


  • Justin’s first proper recording session in over a year
  • Derek’s new pedalboard (Catalinbread Adineko)
  • Should we talk about the new John Mayer single? (Janus Fuzz)
  • Apple Music with Dolby Atmos (MS Tree of Life)
    • Some sound incredible, some sound incredibly bad...


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 2021-06-14  1h6m
 
 

episode 189: Ep. 189 - What If We Painted It Black?


  • Patron and friend of the show Doug Gann is releasing music under the name Ghost Stories in August 2021. Will be available on all streaming services and such!
  • Derek bought a 1981 DRV...


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 2021-05-31  1h7m
 
 

episode 187: Ep. 188 - This May Come as a Shock to You, I’ve never played a Dumble


  • Episodes 1 through 29 have been added to the podcast feed! They are backdated so scroll down. Some episodes starting around 129 don’t want to play in certain podcast players but they do work on Spotify, so if you really want them, listen there. No paid account needed. (Adventure Audio Glacial Zenith)
  • First band practice in a LONG time. Used the Helix and FRFR cab...


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 2021-05-17  1h23m
 
 

episode 187: Ep. 187 - Is It An Ibanez Model Number or a Computer Password?


  • Derek on the latest episode of The Tone Jerks from 4/27 (Keeley Aria)
  • Derek wants a Novo Serus J (CS Daedalus)
  • Amps with virtual cabs built in, discuss. (CB Sabbra Cadabra)
    • Ox Box https://www.uaudio.com/hardware/ox.html
    • Victory Kraken V4 https://www.victoryamps...


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 2021-05-03  1h20m
 
 

episode 186: Ep. 186 - Doug Is So Mad


UPDATE: Episodes of The Tone Control will now be featured on YouTube! Check out this week's episode here.

The Tone Control has a Discord server! If you like the show and enjoy talking about everything from new gear to music theory to video games, come hang out and chat with us...


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 2021-04-19  1h10m
 
 

episode 185: Ep. 185 - It Could Also Stand For "A Bass"


  • Greg Koch Gristle 90 model from Reverend - (stab: Apollo Phaser)
    • Features two Fishman P90s
    • Push/pull tone pot for out of phase option. The Fishman Fluence pickups have a midrange boost button as well.
    • Tele style chambered korina body but a 24.75” scale length, Korina neck w/binding, ebony fretboard with 12” radius, raised center block like a Firebird...


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 2021-04-05  49m
 
 

episode 184: Ep. 184 - My Mouse Just Did A Kickflip!


The Tone Control has a Discord server! If you like the show and enjoy talking about everything from new gear to music theory to video games, come hang out and chat with us. Discord is open and free to all fans of The Tone Control!

We’re also now on Patreon! For $1 per month, you get a shout out in every episode and our unconditional love...


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 2021-03-22  1h24m
 
 

episode 183: Ep. 183 - Just Like Porn


The Tone Control has a Discord server! If you like the show and enjoy talking about everything from new gear to music theory to video games, come hang out and chat with us. Discord is open and free to all fans of The Tone Control!

We’re also now on Patreon! For $1 per month, you get a shout out in every episode and our unconditional love...


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 2021-03-08  1h14m