I want my guitar to sound like this though my rocktron banshee. Sadly it doesnt sound nearly as clean.

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Without hearing your setup, this will be speculation, but one of the things you notice from Peter Frampton's setup is a very clean, undistorted guitar sound, with only a little gain/overdrive.

Are you using too much distortion? That's one of the mistakes people tend to make when using voice boxes.

The other thing that is useful is to cut a bunch of your bass out, and turn off any reverb.

  • ok. the gain needs to be dead zero. that makes it way quieter but cleaner. Now I just need to figure out his other effects. Whats in there other than reverb?
    – Chet
    Commented Mar 12, 2015 at 3:07
  • Chet - see my first sentence. On my setup I can get a very similar sound with just that. You need to give us more info about your setup.
    – Doktor Mayhem
    Commented Mar 12, 2015 at 7:35
  • All I have right now is a rocktron banshee 2 talk box with a guitar -- no effects. I took the gain all the way down and it sounds much closer. But he's got a very unique sound that I'm trying to match and I seems like he has some effects that I can't figure out off the top of my head.
    – Chet
    Commented Mar 12, 2015 at 21:41
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    If you want the list: uberproaudio.com/who-plays-what/…
    – Doktor Mayhem
    Commented Mar 12, 2015 at 22:47
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    I'd you ever just want to know about guitarists kit, there are websites on every single one. Describing hardware, effects, software, process etc
    – Doktor Mayhem
    Commented Mar 13, 2015 at 6:36

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