Focusrite Scarlet Solo, ableton, amplitube 3 or i record it with my boss mt 2 metalzone and dont use amplitube.
With how much software is out there, and how easy it is, I'm surprised to see so many people mic up their rig for home recordings
Interface then I throw all kinds of softwares at it until it sounds good.
I use modelling software lately
yes done some covers