About Jesse Fildes

Jesse is a musician based in NSW, Australia

Top 5 Stratocaster Songs

In this video, I go through 5 of my favourite songs that are played on the famous Fender Stratocaster. These are some of the songs that come to mind for me when I think of Stratocaster tones.For the recording, I used my Fender Standard Stratocaster in Midnight Wine finish directly into my Kemper Profiling [...]

By | June 28th, 2017|Famous Guitar Tones|0 Comments

Famous Guitar Tones: Slash (Guns N Roses)

  In this episode, I have a look at Slash's guitar tone, with particular emphasis on early Guns N Roses stuff and Slash's first solo album. Guns N Roses' debut album "Appetite for Destruction" is definitely one of the most iconic rock guitar tones. It is one of the classic 'Les Paul through [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Famous Guitar Tones|0 Comments

Famous Guitar Tones: EVH “Brown Sound”

"The Brown Sound", Eddie Van Halen's iconic guitar tone from Van Halen's self-titled debut album, has been considered one of the holy grail of guitar tones since the album's release in 1978. This tone is very raw, and is rumoured to have been achieved by cranking up an old Marshall 'Plexi' Superlead amp and [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|Famous Guitar Tones|0 Comments

Famous Guitar Tones: Angus Young (AC/DC)

  For anybody that hasn't heard of AC/DC (and I suspect that won't be many people!), they are widely considered to be one of the biggest and best rock bands of all time. Angus and Malcolm Young are the two guitarslingers of the band and are the songwriters and riff-masters of the operation. [...]

By | October 25th, 2016|Famous Guitar Tones|0 Comments