What effect(s) were used in the intro to Cowboys from hell by Pantera?



Asked by: Djuan Notti

Show activity on this post. As far as I know, he used a flanger.

What effects are used on Cowboys from Hell?





Six-band graphic EQ based on a unit by MXR, this was used to shape and boost the sound before the amp. Three-Band Parametric EQ, based on the Furman PQ-3, which offers great flexibility for sound shaping. Based on the Dunlop Cry Baby GCB95. Modeled with precise attention to Dime’s lead tones.

What tuning is Cowboys from Hell by Pantera in?

If you’re curious about Cowboys from Hell tuning and how Pantera tunes their guitars for this song, this is the post for you! The short answer is: Pantera uses standard tuning in Cowboys from Hell but tunes the A note to 427.65 Hz instead of 440 Hz and all other notes in relation this non-standard A note.

What tempo is Cowboys from Hell in?

Cowboys from Hell is a song by Pantera with a tempo of 115 BPM. It can also be used half-time at 58 BPM or double-time at 230 BPM. The track runs 4 minutes and 4 seconds long with a D key and a major mode. It has high energy and is somewhat danceable with a time signature of 4 beats per bar.

How do you play Cowboys from Hell riff?

Alright so on the low E string 12 to 15 twice. All right then you come over and grab the 12 on the a string. Then go back down to that 15. You know do that to us.

What Hz does Dimebag use?





I think Dimebag actually tuned down 60 cents, or 425 Hz. Not true, One is 1/4 step down.

What tuning did Dimebag use?

This tuning (D,G,C,F,A,D-a quarter step flat) was used extensively on “Walk” and “A New Level.” Further use of this tuning was used on Far Beyond Driven (“Becoming,” “I’m Broken,” “5 Minutes Alone,” etc.), and by Reinventing the Steel it was Dime’s main “standard” tuning.”

What tuning is a new level in?

So another way to think of that is instead of being tuned down a half step you're tuned down a quarter step it's in between just as Darrell's normal tuning was a quarter tone flat.