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Your Favorite Guitar Tuning?

Just curious and this goes out to any musicians out there, personally I usually stick with Drop C or Drop B when playing, gives it a dark, haunting tone without sacrificing clarity. list is tunings with bands that use them
1E Standard

Megadeth, Foo Fighters, Incubus, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Iron Maiden
2Drop D

Tool, Helmet, Rage Against The Machine, Lamb of God
3Eb Standard

Alice In Chains, Smashing Pumpkins (1995 onward), Slayer
4Drop Db

Nirvana (In Utero), Alice in Chains (on some songs)
5D Standard

Mastodon, Sepultura (pre-Roots era), Pantera (Far Beyond Driven), Corrosion of Conformity
6Drop C

System of a Down, Deftones (White Pony)
7Db standard

A Perfect Circle, Between The Buried And Me, Black Sabbath (Master of Reality), White Zombie (Astro Creep 2000)
8Drop B

Chevelle (on many songs), Machine Head, Slipknot, Mudvayne (L.D. 50),
9C standard

In Flames, Kyuss, Queens of the Stone Age, Cold
10Drop Bb

Bring Me The Horizon, In Flames (2000 onwards)
11B Standard

At The Gates, Carcass, Electric Wizard, Type O Negative
12Drop A


Animals as Leaders (8 string Drop E), Meshuggah (7 and 8 strings Half step down), Steve Vai (7 string standard on many songs), Deftones (7 and 8 strings in assorted tunings, 2003 onwards)
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