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This song can be performed with almost any clean or lightly overdriven tone, but here are some pointers that will help get you closer to the tone you hear on the recording.

The first thing that'll help with this is playing a guitar with humbuckers - I'm using my Gibson 335 - and use the bridge pickup. But although I'll be using the bright bridge pickup, you'll notice that the guitar tone is a little muffled sounding. That probably came from the way they recorded his guitar, but it can be a cool thing to to imitate. So I'll roll off some treble on the amp, but you can also roll off some on the tone control on your guitar. And since we're using the bridge pickup, it still sounds rockin' and not jazzy!

Apart from that you can add some bright reverb with a high mix and a short decay time. I'm using an external spring reverb unit for this and I have the mix set to 10 o'clock, the decay set to 8 o'clock, and the tone set to 2 o'clock. That gives me a lot of reverb, but with a short duration and a bright sound, which works really well for this song.

I'm using a modeled Fender amp, and I have the volume set to 4 out of 10, so it barely breaks up at all. It's better for your tone to be too clean than too dirty for this song!