DREAM THEATER’s John Petrucci Talks Guitar Tones on Tour

Do you guys listen to Dream Theater? I have no real gauge for how popular they are these days – I was never really a big fan, and without Mike Portnoy I’m even less interested in the band than I was before.

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But if you are a fan, particularly of John “put the guitar on eBay and kill yourself” Petrucci, then you’re about to wet your pants at this video-interview series MESA/Boogie just released. Petrucci goes in depth on how he attains each of his tones (clean, crunch, and solo) with his signature JP-2C amp.

Check out the clips below, then put your amp on eBay, because you’ll never be as good as him:

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Max is managing editor of Gear Gods.