As stated, here is a tone inspired by the Spaceman himself. This tone is an uncomplicated homage to my first "guitar hero" and based on a combo of sounds taken from the Alive!, Alive II and Hotter Than Hell albums. Includes 3 snapshots (2x Rhythm / 1x Lead). There's a Low and High gain version of the rhythm tones. I like to go slightly higher gain but Ace's tone really was not super gainy.
Tones were dialed in with a Gibson 2012 Trad Pro with Burstbucker pickups. Monitoring system was Logic Pro/Yamaha HS8's. I use this exact tone live on a weekly basis. I use both the Stomp preset and Floor version live, and sometimes run them direct or will put in the Effects Return of a Marshall JVM or Quilter Pro running through a Marshall 1960A cab. Turn off the cabs and viola!
Point being, this preset is well tested and performs "Aces"!
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- Import presets and impulse responses into HX Edit or Helix Native. Follow the user guide for both applications for how to import these assets.
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- Helix/HX firmware version 2.7 or higher
- HX Edit software version 2.7 or higher
- Helix Native software version 1.7 or higher
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