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TONE NAME: BoulevardBDreams

  • Created with: POD Go
  • Author:
  • Song:
    Boulevard of Broken Dreams
  • Band:
    Green Day
  • Guitarist:
    Billie Joe Armstrong
  • Date: 7/2/20
  • Downloads: 1676
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  • Comments:
    Snapshot 1 = Intro/Tremolo Distortion Snapshot 2 = Clean Verse (use your neck pickup) Snapshot 3 = Chorus Distortion Snapshot 4 = Solo (+ lead line in the verse). I designed this patch to be used with the FX return of your amp hence why the cab block is switched off, however you could turn it on again if you liked. I know Billie used a Marshall to record the Album, but I’ve used the Revv Gen Purple amp – any excuse, I love that amp! But I also felt it sounded better than the Marshalls in the Pod. I’ve used a tremolo, reverb and delay pedals to get the various sounds. Alas the Pod doesn’t have an acoustic sim (yet) so I’ve used the ‘double take’ modulation pedal which I think sounds decent instead of an acoustic sim. Such a great song – I remember playing this many-a-time while at uni – sorry housemates!

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