How to sound like Angus Young?
There are iconic guitar sounds of bands, artists, guitarists and songs. A certain guitar tone immediately comes to mind when a guitarist hears the name Angus Young. Obtaining the guitar tone of Angus Young is not that easy to do with analog amps and pedals. It may require special amps, very specific processors, a decent budget and a deep know how. However, this guide may enlighten you about the possible ways to get the angus young guitar sounds. Below, there are 5 presets from the mobile app Deplike, where you connect your guitar to your smartphone or tablet, and get the sound of Angus Young immediately.
These guitar presets may inform you about the gear and their settings you need to sound like angus young.
Angus Young Preset #1
Using a Sustainer, an Equalizer, a Marshall JTM45 and a Reverb pedal is the best choice of the Deplike users and the most liked angus young preset in Deplike. Setting up the Sustainer, the Equalizer, the Marshall JTM45 and the Reverb pedal as it is shown below can give perfect results to find the angus young electric guitar sound. Search for the #angusyoung #70s #gibson presets inside Deplike app.
Angus Young Preset #2
The second most popular Angus Young preset inside Deplike, uses a Sustainer, an Ibanez Tube Screamer 808, a Marshall JTM45, a Tape Delay and a Reverb pedal. The knob settings for the Sustainer, the Ibanez Tube Screamer 808, the Marshall JTM45, the Tape Delay and the Reverb pedal are shown in the image below. The preset has these hashtags: #acdc #angusyoung #marshall
Angus Young Preset #3
A Sustainer, a Marshall JTM45, a Reverb and an Equalizer pedal is a popular bass guitar preset of Angus Young. Setting up the knobs of the Sustainer, the Marshall JTM45, the Reverb and the Equalizer pedal as the way they are shown below, is another excellent way to get the bass guitar tone of Angus Young. This preset has the hashtags #angusyoung #70srock #70s #rock.
Angus Young Preset #4
Another electric guitar preset which is perfect to play Angus Young songs has 4 processors in it: a Sustainer, a Marshall JTM45, a Reverb and an Equalizer pedal. The image below shows the knob positions of the Sustainer, the Marshall JTM45, the Reverb and the Equalizer pedal. This preset also offers the iconic Angus Young electric guitar sound with a similar feeling. Search for #angusyoung #70s #rock.
Are you looking for other songs’ settings? Consider checking out our presets video!