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Great Guitar Tone with IK Multimedia AmpliTube®: The Official Guide by Michael Ross

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Chapter 4. Monitors

By this point I’m sure you’re itching to get into the gear, but bear with me for one more short chapter. After you’ve decided how you will get your sound into your computer and determined a method to control AmpliTube’s software, you need to figure out how you intend to listen to the sounds produced—what are you going to use to monitor your audio?

As with interfaces and controllers, the answer will be dictated by circumstances and pocketbook, but there are principles that will help ensure that the way you hear your tone in your head is the same way that you and others ultimately hear it.

Monitoring audio is a big subject, practically worthy of a book of its own. In this chapter, I will try to take a briefer, guitar-centric approach. ...

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