USING THE BOSS SUPER OVERDRIVE PEDAL
The Boss super overdrive pedal is a huge seller. When people consider buying a pedal, this is one of the first ones that they will consider. It’s rugged, easy to use and understand. Or is it? GMI – Guitar & Music Instructor Gary Clinton puts the pedal through it’s paces.
So, why is this pedal so popular? It’s relatively cheap, it’s easy to use and it is capable of creating some great overdrive sounds. Many guitarists swear by it. The Boss Super Overdrive pedal has some heavy competition and we will be looking at a lot of them in our other Guitar Pedals Course.
WHAT’S DOES GARY COVER IN THE LESSON?
Gary will be looking at two areas. How to use the various controls individually. He will also explain how to use the controls together for best effect. The aim of this entire pedal course is to give you not just an overview, but an idea of how to best use one and many pedals in combination. That is why this course will also be considering guitar pedal order. Understanding guitar pedal order and how best to direct the signal is crucial to creating an amazing sound.
For now though, you are going to learn about the tone, level and drive knobs work together and Gary will demonstrate the various ways of combining the sounds together.
CONSIDERING BUYING THE BOSS SD-1?
Thinking about purchasing the Boss SD-1? It’s without doubt one of the biggest selling pedals in the world.
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WHAT OTHER PEDALS ARE COVERED BY GMI?
GMI – Guitar & Music Institute’s pedal power course also covers the Marshall Bluesbreaker, Boss CH 1, Pro Co Turbo rat and many more household name guitar pedals. The course also looks at pedal boards and what you need to know about them.
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