The Swedish metal masters eschew cabs for a mix of high-powered amps, some digital modeling, and 8-string axes.

Dick Lövgren’s main bass is his 2015 Zon Guitars DLX5 with Aguilar Pickups and DR (.040–.0120) strings. He tunes to Bb–F–Bb–Eb–Ab.

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