While touring the delta in 1903, a wooden panel indicates, w. This is suppose to be used to activate the fat switch boost. I brought in my 1button footswitch from my mustang, which i had read also works with the blues junior. Used on channel control and drive boost switches on the front panel of the fender hot rod deluxe iii, hot rod deville iii, and on the fat switch of the blues junior iii and blues junior iv. Reverb, fat switch the blues junior is a tube guitar amplifier introduced in 1990 by the fender musical instrument corporation.
Handaged in the fender custom shop, the leather handle, brass knobs and control plate balance the deep brown cabinet bearing a fender logo seared into the woodpresenting. A buffered switch to swap a 22uf cathode bypass cap in and out causing a boost to how effectively the first preamp stage amplifies the signal. On guitars with three pickups there is usually a five way switch. Putting a clean boost pedal in front of the blues junior is often not a good solution because the bjrs highgain preamp stage goes into overdrive or. I play mainly modern blues, the dead weather kind of really fuzzed out grunge blues. In each case, the i, iv and v chords are roughly in the same place. The first features vocalist ottilie patterson, who joined the outfit in 1955 and was one of the finest blues singers ever to come out of britain. Buy footswitch box for fender blues junior one button fat. Boogiewoogie was first introduced to the mainstream audience 3. International music dealers can order by phone 818 8915999 or by fax 818 8935560. Norman enlow, jr is an author, seminar speaker, and has spent more than twenty five years in preaching and teaching ministry, serving as assistant pastor at the church of grace centreville, il. As youll see in the video, dont worry if you cant play these chords such that all the notes ring out. For the 60th celebration, i am excited and grateful to be able to help build on this historical achievement by celebrat.
There are many fine books on the blues, so i thought i would share with you my recommendations. I knew he was wrong but could not find anyplace on the amp. Its power is generated by an alltube signal path using a pair of el84 groove tube output tubes and 3 12ax7 preamp tubes. I have played both extensively, but im wondering if you guys know things that i may be overlooking. This also began a greedy motives they want member comments they find a king size chunk. The audience in the weary blues is deeply affected, or loaded, by the song. Like a 23year aged whiskey, the venerable fender blues junior has only improved with age. Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer no kindle device required. Fender blues junior lacquered tweed 15w 1x12 combo. Feast day of fools by james lee burke burke makes beautiful observations about the folly and stupidity of warfare, and the fallible nature of human beings in this excellent story. Postcards from everywhere ropeadope, his second album and. Scales over chords, blues standards, new transcriptions. Scales over chords book, blues standards book, new transcriptions, essential secrets, free stuff and more in its november newsletter, introduces two new books, scales over chords and blues standards, and new song transcriptions from led zeppelin and journey. Fat man blues was an awesome read fat man blues is the 9th book in the tubby dubonnet series.
For the 60th celebration, i am excited and grateful to be able to help build on. Fender blues junior iii 1x12 15watt tube combo amp lacquered. However, it can also be engaged via a foot switch, but the foot switches fender makes are a poor crop at best. The fat switch gives you a boost in loudness and a bass boost, but it isnt quite enough to cut through the rest of the band. Although hokum blues was extremely popular in northern cities in african. A quality switch and proper gauge wire make it a safe addition to the unit. The 1 reason for a blown fuse is a bad power tube, but these amps have also been known to have there output transformer go south due to a failed output tube and or the circuit board traces around the outputs burn up due to bad solder connections on the output tube to board mounting points. With the fat off, you get about 6db less gain and a much more clean signal. It is an energetic music derived from african american rhythm and blues that unfolds over the 12bar blues form and features uptempo boogiewoogie bass lines, honking saxophone, and a heavy emphasis on backbeats. Click here to purchase it now on cd, dvd or bluray. It was published by backbeat books and has a total of 754 pages in the book. The book is available in paperback 390pp, 118 illustrations by music mentor books based in york, england.
This amp has no rectifier tube so dont go looking for it. The spring reverb and fat boost switch are near to hand to add girth to the alltube 80 proofs golden tonality for those moments when you need a little more kick. This volume contains 12 easy level exercises and 10 etudes. The real rock book volume ii by various sheet music. Please help fast in what way does the line sags like a heavy load in harlem relate to the overall feeling of the weary blues.
I see a quarter inch jack up next to where the speaker is plugged into and was wondering if i. With zero volts applied to the gate of q1, the jfet will essentially ground c3, activating the fat feature. When the switch is in the middle position both pickups are used. The doubled up fat switch gives you a great rhythm to lead boost still footswichable like the original the improved hardware gets rid of the undependable plastic jacks on input and speaker.
July august 2017 jazz issue 373 now in our 43rd year blues. This is a great exercise that i created after hearing some brass bands in new orleans. The real rock book volume ii by various sheet music for c. It is a great technical workout, sounds great, and really forces the improviser to work on. Pa g e th r e e july august 2017 issue 373 and a lesson in the history of jazz, said jackson. My pedals have me covered for distortion but the bassbreaker overdrive sounds really nice. Music appreciation unit 3 1 seemed heavy at the time based. The list starts with general books of the blues essential reading, followed by blues artists in alphabetical order, interjected with blues books on particular themes. Handy heard a musician sing as he pressed a knife along the strings of.
Add renowned fender reverb, flexible controls, fat switch for mid boost, and youre in business. Influenced by bessie smith, she holds her own throughout barbers blues book, from her own bad spell blues to bessie smiths back water blues. But the guy working there said the blues junior did not take a footswitch. Which lines from the weary blues suggest that the speaker. Enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. It turns the fat boost on and off so you dont have to reach back and do it manually. Is it possible to get a line out on a blues junior amp. An acoustic evening at the vienna opera house is the latest venture of joe bonamassa into the realms of the unplugged blues rock. Bookcd in this private lesson, musicians institute instructor jean marc belkadi reveals the secrets to creating interesting, overthetop, redhot licks and lead phrases. Handy heard a musician sing as he pressed a knife along the strings of his guitar. Fat boost switch and genuine spring reverb provide a wide range of character.
It is aimed at achieving the warm, tubedriven tone common in many styles of american blues and blues rock dating back to the 1950s, while remaining both portable and affordable. Its clear that for many people it is not a problem at all, only a kind of obsolescence. In search of the blues by marybeth hamilton basic, 309 pp. It is the first ever comprehensive study of the enormous impact of the railroads on 19th and early 20th century black american society and the many and varied references to this new. This twofer of albums from the chris barber band is from 1960 and 1964. Frank son seals didnt just sing the blues, he lived it. This kind of argument thinks of the library as a function rather than a plurality of individual spaces. Some of you may have seen my thread comparing a deluxe reverb and a vibrolux, and since then my budget may have shrunk a bit. Fender blues junior iv 15 watt electric guitar amplifier. Most of the time we wont use more than 2 or 3 of the notes anyway. I thought it was pretty lame the fat circuit is engaged by a small flimsy plastic button. One of the main complaints from blues junior owners is the lack of visual status for the fat circuit.
The blues junior is a tube guitar amplifier introduced in 1990 by the fender musical instrument. New includes a play alongcd with a professional musician playing the etudes. Mar 23, 2008 alongside a railroad track in the mississippi delta, two signs commemorate the birth of the blues in the town of tutwiler. Railroadin some by max haymes this groundbreaking book, written by one of the foremost b lues h istorians in the uk, is based on over 30 years research, study and absolute passion for early blues music. Most preamps have it hardwired in, so maybe is more accurate to say the blues junior lets you reduce the preamp gain. Did you know this about the blues juniors fat boost. Nos takes fenders 15w gem and gives it the true vintage treatment with tweed covering and a vintagestyle 12 jensen speaker. See more ideas about reggio classroom, reggio and reggio emilia. The fat feature is activated by grounding the node between bypass capacitor c3 and r9.
Norman enlow, jr is an author, seminar speaker, and has spent more than twenty five years in preaching and teaching ministry, serving as assistant pastor at the church of. I viio iii vi ii iiiv viv f fm e7 a7 iv iv iii vi d7 g7 c7 a7 d7 g7 ii v i vi ii v the backbone structures while the standard, jazz and bebop blues forms differ in the number of chords they use, there is still an important amount of consistency at work beyond the obvious 12bars. He made that poor piano moan with melody because the piano is old and probably doesnt even play that well anymore, but the musician nevertheless made it sound angelic. Fender blues junior iv 1x12 15watt tube combo amp black.
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At the extreme pole of this view is the technocrats total faith. The color, shape, and seasoning of a jazz record with nate. Music appreciation unit 3 1 seemed heavy at the time. The fat switch can be activated by pressing the push button on the amp or by purchasing a. Every electric guitar, except those with a single pickup, has a pickup selector. Blues jr nos no power fender stratocaster guitar forum. The correct answer is a the song lyrics in the weary blues reflect a heavy load from the singer the line sags like a heavy load in harlem relates to the overall feeling because the song lyrics in the weary blues reflect a heavy load from the singer. Wyatt by garry discher like richard starks great american antihero, parker, wyatt is a cold and calculating thief, looking for ways to ply his trade in an increasingly digital world. Fender fender 15 w guitar combo amplifier blues junior iii. Fat switch adds low end and gain with the push of a button. Iv iv iii vi d7 g7 c7 a7 d7 g7 ii v i vi ii v the backbone structures while the standard, jazz and bebop blues forms differ in the number of chords they use, there is still an important amount of consistency at work beyond the obvious 12bars. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
The cabinet in the egnater is new and maybe not broken in yet. So i have had my eye on both of these and just cant decide. Blues workout in this exercise, improvisers will play a bass line accompaniment and solo at the same time. Problem with fender blues jr amp by wheelisb tue may 21, 20 1.
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