rkubik wrote: With the JGB the volume Jerry played at was also set louder so I think at least to my ears where most of the difference is.
SarnoMusicSolutions wrote:Waldo has speculated, and in some cases I tend to agree, that Jerry may have chosen to use his humbucker setting with the DiMarzio more often than with common single coil setting he used with the Dead. Being the only guitar in the band, maybe it fattened and darkened his tone a bit.
Regarding the early days, I talked to a guy recently who saw a bunch of those Jerry/Merle shows in the '73/'74 era and he distinctly recalled seeing Jerry drive up in his Volvo sports car/hatchback and personally lug his pair of JBL'd Twin Reverbs into the club. No Mac, pure Fender. Waldo found some pic's of this rig of dual Twins. At this same time, Jerry was using his Twin preamp/Mc2300 rig with the Dead.
bdhact1 wrote:Doesn't the stratoblaster contribute to his tone as well ?
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