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Definition for: Distortion

Increasing the gain on the guitar signal to create a distorted, rock guitar tone. Distortion is included on most amplifiers because it is frequently used, but you can also buy specialist pedals to offer a favorable distorted sound. Some players prefer heavy, metal distortion and others like more subtle, classic rock or blues style distortion.

9 Tutorials Found For: Distortion

info title style difficulty instructor
rock Anders Mouridsen Anders Mouridsen
rock Dave Celentano Dave Celentano
metal Douglas Showalter Douglas Showalter
rock Anders Mouridsen Anders Mouridsen
rock Hanspeter Kruesi Hanspeter Kruesi
rock Douglas Showalter Douglas Showalter
blues Andy Gurley Andy Gurley
rock Andy Gurley Andy Gurley
rock Douglas Showalter Douglas Showalter