You know him, you love him, you can’t escape him: it’s John Petrucci! In this interview, the God himeself sat down with Sweetwater’s own Mitch Gallagher to talk about all things guitar tone for Dream Theater’s latest record Distance Over Time. The two discuss the mics, the preamps, and the summing mixer that made the new DT album sound as massive and crushing as it does. There’s a lot that goes into Petrucci’s guitar tone, and there are a couple components that you might not have expected.
Be sure to get Distance Over Time here.