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GUITAR: Any guitar with a humbucking pickup in the bridge position will be ideal here. The humbucker gives you plenty of clarity and power when playing single note lines and power chords.

AMP: Any tube amp that can provide a clear, powerful crunch sound is ideal here. Turn up the pre-amp gain and dial it in so the power chords are powerful and crunchy, and the single note melodies ring clear with plenty of sustain.

DELAY EFFECTS: Any digital delay unit will do the job here. The trick is in how you set it up. For the verse sections, you'll want to dial in a straight quarter note repeat with plenty of feedback. The chorus sections switch to a dotted-8th note delay, which gives the part a driving, 16th note feel, even though you are playing 8th notes. The breakdown section uses a pretty long delay, to fill in the gaps of the sparse part.

Notice how all the different delay settings add depth to the guitar lines, and either accentuates or alters the perceived rhythmic quality of the part. It also is a great choice of effect for parts that play a more supportive role in the song, as well as adding a dreamy quality.
Check out the settings I used for this tutorial:

MARSHALL PLEXI MODEL: Drive: 55% Bass: 45% Mid: 80% Treble: 60% Presence: 75%

DIGITAL DELAY:

Verse: Time: 428ms Feedback: 45% Wet/DryMIX: 35%

Chorus: Time: 322ms Feedback: 35% Wet/DryMIX: 35%

Breakdown: Time: 1100ms Feedback: 30% Wet/DryMIX: 35%