Wampler Pinnacle distortion
Fights have broken out over how to really nail down the Brown Sound made famous by Eddie Van Halen. Well now you put down the pitchfork and give Wampler a great big hug, because the Pinnacle achieves the lofty aim of getting the brown sound in a box. Zeke Clark is EVH's guitar tech and he certainly reckons it's as close as anything he's heard. If you feel the need to tinker with the formula then you've got four knobs and two switches to dial things exactly to your taste and setup.