Classic Blackface Overdrive Tones: Crazy Tube Circuits Stardust V3

Stardust V3 was designed to capture the sound and response of 3 distinct maxed out and ready to sing blackface amplifier models. An all-analog signal path with discrete gain stages featuring MOSFET transistors, provides juicy overdrive tones with great note separation that clean up to that sparkly sound that we all love and heard in recordings of the past. Set gain and tone and control everything from your guitar. Sparkly clean to crunchy mean are all there.

You can select the blackface amplifier voicing via the onboard toggle switch
BSM: Voiced after a blackface amp head that was primarily targeted for bass guitar players but got famous for electric guitar classic rock tones.
VLX: Voiced after a chimey 2x10” combo offering the perfect amount of controllable crunch
DLX: Voiced after one of the most popular low wattage 1×12″ combo amps that have found their way in countless recording studios and clubs around the world.


Audio/Video production & guitar performance: Lorenzo Zow
Gear used:
Guitar: GVT Double Cut
Amp: Fender Princeton with EVM12L
Mics: Shure SM57, Beyerdynamic M160
Backing Track: E - Slow Blues Backing Track 46 BPM by Guitar Backing Tracks, Pier Gonella
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