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  1. Spinedriver liked DrakkarTyrannis's post in the thread State of the art of amp sims in 2021?.

    The IRs are the key. You get a shitload of them and you can make damn near any sim work

    Jan 17, 2021 at 8:52 AM
  2. Spinedriver liked nickgray's post in the thread Interface sound coloring ?.

    Just did it for fun, and predictably, there is no difference. As I've said, the sound card's preamp's job in this case it to cleanly...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 8:59 PM
  3. Spinedriver liked nickgray's post in the thread Blind test #2! (Marshall JCM 800 vs Line 6 Helix vs Kemper vs Axe Fx III).

    Newer ones are reactive loads. They simulate the impedance curve of the speaker, you can find examples online of regular vs reactive...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 6:14 PM
  4. Spinedriver replied to the thread Blind test #2! (Marshall JCM 800 vs Line 6 Helix vs Kemper vs Axe Fx III).

    I was thinking more along the lines of circuit design. In the newer ones they may have something in the path that colors it a little...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 5:54 PM
  5. Spinedriver replied to the thread Blind test #2! (Marshall JCM 800 vs Line 6 Helix vs Kemper vs Axe Fx III).

    You're exactly right. I've seen a few videos where people will plug into a head and then a Kemper or Axe and then say 'I can totally...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 3:08 PM
  6. Spinedriver liked nickgray's post in the thread Blind test #2! (Marshall JCM 800 vs Line 6 Helix vs Kemper vs Axe Fx III).

    I think it's way better than A/B comparison because A/B is just 50/50 if you're taking a guess, and if you've guessed right (aka I...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 3:04 PM
  7. Spinedriver replied to the thread Blind test #2! (Marshall JCM 800 vs Line 6 Helix vs Kemper vs Axe Fx III).

    You also have to take into consideration that he's using the same impulse for all of them, so it may put the real JCM800 at a slight...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 3:03 PM
  8. Spinedriver liked TedEH's post in the thread Blind test #2! (Marshall JCM 800 vs Line 6 Helix vs Kemper vs Axe Fx III).

    About to watch the answer part but before i do that I'm guessing A) Axe B) Real C) Helix D) Kemper On the basis of the high-end hair on...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 2:50 PM
  9. Spinedriver replied to the thread Interface sound coloring ?.

    The latency on the UR22 is pretty bang on for what I'm using it for. Back when I was using my GSP1101 or Pod as an interface, the...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 1:23 PM
  10. Spinedriver replied to the thread Interface sound coloring ?.

    Generally I start off with whatever stock cab they have loaded up just to see how it fares before I start in with my personal favorites....

    Jan 16, 2021 at 1:17 PM
  11. Spinedriver liked nickgray's post in the thread Interface sound coloring ?.

    Your CPU does the calculations, not the sound card. In this case the sound card simply receives the audio and converts it from digital...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 1:09 PM
  12. Spinedriver liked DrakkarTyrannis's post in the thread Interface sound coloring ?.

    Lots of sims are gonna sound the same if you're running them through the same IRs.

    Jan 16, 2021 at 1:09 PM
  13. Spinedriver posted a new thread.

    Interface sound coloring ?

    Just curious for those who have used multiple interfaces, I was just wondering if different makes & models 'color' the sound to any...

    Forum: Gear & Equipment

    Jan 16, 2021 at 12:26 PM
  14. Spinedriver replied to the thread Blind test #2! (Marshall JCM 800 vs Line 6 Helix vs Kemper vs Axe Fx III).

    I did get 2 of the 4 (kind of). I had a pretty good idea that the first one was the Helix. It just had that 'Line 6 vibe' to me, which...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 11:40 AM
  15. Spinedriver liked Guitarjon's post in the thread Blind test #2! (Marshall JCM 800 vs Line 6 Helix vs Kemper vs Axe Fx III).

    UPDATE: Hey everyone, thanks for participating and joining the discussion! Here are the results: [MEDIA] They all sounded good, they...

    Jan 16, 2021 at 11:34 AM