Originally Posted by Big_Bend
I'm curious if any regular slide players ever use a compressor. I have a Barber Tone Press and with the sustain up high it seems to help my slide tone.. Is this pretty standard? I'm new to slide playing, just wondering what are some good pedal choices to help really bring out the slide blues mojo.
Anyone know what pedals Derek Trucks uses?
Dereks effects are an SG neck pickup, a wide open Super Reverb and his touch. I know he has occasionally used a Tube Screamer or simliar (on a few recordings) but that's truly the exception- no effects.