John Frusciante in Vintage Guitar, April 2009

Posted 4/10/2009
Be sure to catch John Frusciante's comments on the English Muff'n in the April 2009 issue of Vintage Guitar Magazine: "The Electro-Harmonix English Muff'n tube fuzz has some really extreme EQ and a big, thick and meaty sound. I used it on the solo for 'Enough Of Me.' I turn the EQ up, but leave my guitar tone knobs down and use either the middle or neck pickup so the original source sound is really dark and plain. If you blast the tone controls on the effect, you get a really thick, beautiful sound that reminds me of an exaggerated Eric Clapton tone in cream, where you have this really smooth fuzz."

In addition to the English Muff'n, John has also toured and recorded with the Micro Synthesizer, Big Muff Pi (both USA and Russian), POG, Metal Muff, HOG, Holy Grail, and Deluxe Electric Mistress. That said, I'm sure you fru-heads are still going to email and tell me what I left out.

EHX Products Mentioned Above
English Muff’n - Tube Distortion/Preamp
English Muff’n
Tube Distortion/Preamp
Micro Synthesizer - Analog Guitar Microsynth
Micro Synthesizer
Analog Guitar Microsynth
Big Muff Pi - Distortion/Sustainer
Big Muff Pi
Distortion/Sustainer
POG - Discontinued
POG
Discontinued
Metal Muff - Distortion with Top Boost
Metal Muff
Distortion with Top Boost
HOG - Harmonic Octave Generator/Synthesizer - DISCONTINUED
HOG
Harmonic Octave Generator/Synthesizer - DISCONTINUED
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