We are here at NAMM with our Stompbox Booth
and we are going to share with you pictures of new pedals we see... We'll keep updating this gallery every few hours!
Perhaps the most legendary (and expensive…) guitar pedal of all times, the Klon Centaur
was one of the first boutique stompboxes, and proved that an overdrive could be much more than just distortion. Created by Bostonian Bill Finnegan in 1994, the pedal and its innovative circuit (which uses a...
Our friends at Pedals and Effects
just premiered a new pedal by a Los Angeles based manufacturer called Meris
that's been making waves mostly for its pro audio 500 series products. This is the second pedal the company develops after a series 500 device
Quick footed six (or four) stringers,
has given us some of their super cool, uber tiny guitar products to give away!
The bunch includes (click link for video):
We all know, by now, that Japanese people have a special talent for making great guitar pedals. What we didn't know, and are discovering today, is that they can also come up with some pretty darn interesting names for them!
"Lo-Fi" is a term loved by many guitarists who grew up in the '90s to the sound of early Ween, Sebadoh, Guided by Voices, and - of course - Pavement and even early Beck. It's a word that's only superficially pejorative: the "low fidelity" of the recordings and slight...
Inspired by the sites (like this one
) aggregating the results from all the various polls for last year's presidential elections, we are tracking all the "Best pedals of 2016" articles published by other sites, with the goal of creating - within a few weeks - a...
Thinking outside the (stomp)box is a strategy that's risky but may prove rewarding. It gave birth to classic pedals like the Wah and the Whammy, and it's particularly exciting because it tends to to stimulate creativity in new ways.
(Almost) everyone familiar with the electric guitar loves the sound of a cranked Marshall Plexi
. From Eric Clapton and Angus Young to Eddie Van Halen and Randy Rhoads, Plexis have been used by many guitar players over the years and have defined the sound of iconic...
Pedal lovers who will be lucky enough to be in Anaheim, CA during the NAMM
week, should not miss our little shared booth in Hall E, at #1083. sponsored by PRS Guitars
, whose guitars (and one bass) we'll have at the booth for you to use...
With a population just under 6 million, Denmark is one of the smallest countries in Europe, but if we measured each country's size by how many pedals it sells, it would certainly be in the top five, thanks to stompbox powerhouse TC Electronic (the company was recently purchased by German...
In April 1995, Dan Coggins gave up his night shifts as a BBC engineer and the Lovetone
company was founded. That summer, Dan and partner Vlad Naslas took their Meatball envelope filter production prototype to effects guru Pete Cornish, who provided them with some solid advice moving...