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Police tones from a modern pedalboard Getting classic Police guitar tones in the modern day should be a relatively straightforward task for most players who already have a well-outfitted pedalboard and an appropriate guitar- and-amp combination. Most of the pedals Summers relied on, such as those from MXR and EHX, are quite common today, and the boutique pedal world is full of circuits based on these venerable designs. It’s likely that you already have many suitable pedals in your collection. Without a doubt, the two core elements are the Electric Mistress and the Echoplexes. For the chorusy flange tones, the newer Electro-Harmonix Stereo Electric Mistress is an obvious 16 TONE TALK // Every Little Thing He Does Is Magic: The Guitar Sound of Andy Summers