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  • Preamp Vacuum Tubes for Jazz and Blues Guitarists

    Preamp Vacuum Tubes for Jazz and Blues Guitarists

    If you’re a jazz or blues guitar player, there is a good chance you’re not interested in much distortion in your tone. You probably seek mostly clean tone. One of the most crucial yet frequently neglected components of any guitar signal chain is the preamp vacuum tube(s) inside the amplifier. In this short post, I will share some tips for experimenting with preamp vacuum tubes that may help you achieve a very desirable and warm jazz and blues guitar tone.