Top Sound

Mon, May 28, 2012 at 5:39 PM By: W00DY

I am racked to see Top once again coming to VA. Seen them every time they have been here all the way back to the early 70ties. I am in a Top Tribute Show and I have seen on utube Rev. Willies rig run down, but to my dismay, not Mr. Hills . Is there any chance or is there a place that might show or talk about his unique monsterous growly kick ass bass sound and tone. I have tried several things and got it close but still not to his standards. Anyway, can't wait to see the guys this month. Gonna throw down. Hope I get my backstage so I can see the real deal. Take care all. THAAAAAAANNG !

  1. W00DY avatar

    Thanx Mud. I am really trying hard to get that style of " bass pounding paws " (hehehehehehe) i like that , down. But I don't think I quite got it. I guess I just it. The man has been doin it for over thirty years. I guess it ain't gonna come to me over nite !!!!! Hehehehehehe thanx again for your reply.

  2. mudsharkable avatar

    I'd like to see that too, I saw the rig BFG was using on youtube as well, not sure if that's what he currently runs. Those guys have warehouses full of stuff to choose from. I did read that on Rythmeen both Billy and Dusty used the same amp rig... a custom Marshall 100?? with 2 12's in a combo cabinet. Billy said that he used the Bionix Expandora a lot but Dusty plugged straight in and his sound was due mainly to "his bass pounding paws" more than any equipment he used.

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