Amp Simulation
Amp Simulation Tutorial

Softube Amps & FX Explained®

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Chapter 1 : Interface Introduction

  • Intro to Amp Rooms 7:47

    Intro to Amp Rooms

    Doug takes you on a tour of Vintage, Metal and Bass Amp rooms. See how to activate the plug-ins and set your preferences.

  • Intro to Effects 3:30

    Intro to Effects

    Get a quick tour of the Acoustic Feedback,Tube Delay and Spring Reverb plug-ins.

Chapter 2 : The Amp Rooms

  • The Vintage Amp Room White Amp 8:10

    The Vintage Amp Room White Amp

    Doug takes a look at all the amp's settings. You will learn how the gain and volume settings work.

  • The Vintage Amp Room Brown Amp 7:39

    The Vintage Amp Room Brown Amp

    Discover all the amp's settings, including the bright switch and the tremolo feature.

  • The Vintage Amp Room Green Amp 8:50

    The Vintage Amp Room Green Amp

    Take a tour of all the amp's settings and features. This amp has three channels as well as tremolo and vibrato.

  • Metal Amp Room 9:33

    Metal Amp Room

    The Distortion, tone, two cabinets, mic blends are all explained here.

  • Bass Amp Room 9:44

    Bass Amp Room

    Learn how the amp and DI settings work and how to blend them. Doug also shows how to Choose from the four cabinets.

Chapter 3 : The Effects

  • Acoustic Feedback 6:18

    Acoustic Feedback

    In this video, Doug shows the settings and audio routing for this plug-in as well as the MIDI setting for using with a MIDI expression pedal.

  • Tube Delay 6:19

    Tube Delay

    Learn the audio routing and parameters of this plug-in, which can also be used as a tube pre-amp.

  • Spring Reverb 4:04

    Spring Reverb

    Doug shows the various audio routing and parameters of this plug-in including 'shake'.

Chapter 4 : Music Demos

  • Southern Rock 7:47

    Southern Rock

    Doug dials in some sounds using Softube's Amps and Effects for a Southern Rock sound.

  • Metal Rock 6:08

    Metal Rock

    Watch Doug get a metal rock sound using Softube's Amps and Effects.

  • Surf Rock 8:09

    Surf Rock

    See Doug cultivate a surf rock sound using Softube's amps & effects.

  • Tips & Tricks 6:15

    Tips & Tricks

    Doug shares a few tips & tricks such as using two amps, switch amps and cabinets, bussing out to the Tube Delay and using the cabinets for keyboards.

Product Overview


DAW and guitar master Doug Zangar presents a series on Softube's Vintage Amp Room and Effects bundles. Have a seat and get ready to learn these guitar amp room modelling and effects plug-ins inside out.

After an introduction to both the Amp Room and effects, Doug begins with an in-depth look at at the Amp Rooms. Starting with The Vintage Amp Room, Doug explores all the features and functions of White, Brown and Green amps.

Next up is the Metal Amp Room, and Doug demonstrates both cabinets, the distortion tone and mic blending. Moving on, Doug tackles the final amp room, the Bass Amp Room. Here Doug explains the how the DI settings work and how to blend them, and gives a detailed tour of the four cabinets.

Doug now goes over the 3 effects, the Acoustic Feedback, Tube Delay and Spring Reverb and each of their parameters and functions. After the detailed examination of the effects, Doug shows you how to get some different classic genre guitar sounds using both the amps and effects. Doug wraps the series up with one last video containing a few extra tips & tricks.

If you're new to Softube's Vintage Amp Room and Effects or just want to further your knowledge on the plug-ins, this is the series for you. Give your guitar the sound it deserves... Watch "Softube Amps & FX Explained" today.


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