mkaufman wrote:Very cool! Any chance of using all 3 pups simultaneously with those electronics?
tigerose01 wrote:I'm in a GD coverband and trying to find pickups in the single-coil variety that can emulate Jerry's early Wolf tone (ala 1973-74). The Winterland recordings capture that sweetness and glassy clear tone that is one of my favorite eras for him. I've followed some of the threads on this where Fender CS 57/62s and CS69s and the Voodoos have all been mentioned, however the Youtube recordings have so many variables with amps, effects, player technique and recording quality make it difficult to compare. I also noticed the Voodoo Blues sets that D. Allen has with the Austin Blues pickup in the 'bridge' postition that sounds pretty close as well in the 4 and 5 positions giving some additional options for the 'bridge' tone. Looking forward to any clips and info about the Voodoo Blues set if anyone has them.
I finally got my D. Allen CS Voodoo 69 pickups installed!!!
unnbrokenchain wrote:I just threw in the Fender Custom Shop 69's in my American Deluxe Strat along with an Alembic Blaster set on full boost. They get the tone!
claytushaywood wrote:i'd definitely recommend d allen's voodoo blues over the fender 69's. and i think anyone on this forum would agree having tried both sets side by side. the d allens are better made, much much lower noise, and have a perfect jerry sound. i havent even gotten into modding my amp or installing jbl's or using brass. and my strat with d allens and a blaster through a pro reverb with jensen c12's can cop awesome 72-74 tones.
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