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I’m using a Les Paul electric guitar to play this tune, but any electric guitar will do the trick. Select the bridge pickup for a full and powerful tone.

Any acoustic guitar is suitable for this song.

On the recording, it sounds like the guitar was plugged straight into some kind of overdriven preamp, and then into the mixing console, resulting in a very raw guitar tone.
It’s difficult to replicate the exact sound by running into an amp. That said, it is a subtle difference, so approximating the tone with a gritty overdriven amp sound is acceptable.

Any Fender style tube amp cranked up for a clean on the edge of breakup sound is a good choice. Set the Drive to 50%, Bass to 45%, Mid to 55%, Treble to 60%, and Presence to 65%.

I used a 10-46 string gage, with a heavy pick so I can dig into those licks and fills. Add some reverb for depth.

Here are the settings I used:

Fender Deluxe Model:
Drive: 50% Bass: 45% Mid: 55% Treb: 60% Presence: 65%
Spring Reverb:
WetDryMIX: 40%