The Black Keys and The White Stripes - there are some suspicious similarities. Both are two piece acts. Both have "the color + plural noun" band names. Both went from Midwestern garage rock roots to become bands that you mom downloads from iTunes....
Québécois pedal manufacturer SolidGoldFX
will take the opportunity of its participation in the Brooklyn Stompbox Exhibit to present not one, not two but THREE new pedals: The Surf Rider III
reverb (above picture), The Stutter-lite Tremolo
and the Custom Shop BC108 If 6 Was...
at our upcoming Stompbox Exhibit
will be Greer Amps
, the pedal and amp boutique manufacturer founded in 1998 in Athens, GA.
Greer will be showcasing - among others - their brand new Southland Harmonic Overdrive
, which is built on the platform...
As you may know, Devi Ever earlier this year parted ways with her company Devi Ever FX, and sold the assets to the fine folks at Dwarfcraft Devices,
who had previously licensed and built her branded effects on occasion. The Big...
Playing electric guitar in a band is all about dynamics, and many players actively seek pedals that allow them more options and more control in that department.
Australian manufacturer MC System
creates sturdy, scientific looking pedals that feature an innovative "triple function" footswitch - called...
Many forget that Malekko
(run by Ministry's legendary guitarist Paul Barker
) was one of the first manufacturers to venture in the market of mini-pedals (which are all the rage these days) and that their tiny "Spring
" pedal was one of the first (if...
On Sunday October 26 at 3pm, AnalogMan
's owner "AnalogMike" Piera (pictured) will run a panel about guitar pedals focused on many issues related to the effects business and also on several technical aspects of various stompboxes.
One of the first manufacturers to create the boutique, high end...
Fans of vintage tape emulating effects should immediately take note of the latest creation from Strymon
. The Californian manufacturer just dropped an all-encompassing mad scientist of a tape effect capable of tackling a whole host of vintage mid-century analog tape tones. This pedal...
"Hi. This is Triangle. It fucks up things." So begins the odd description of an odd fuzz pedal. Or maybe the TENTEN Triangle
is not odd, and we just aren't expecting enough from our manufacturers of boutique pedals. But wait a minute... is this...
There is such a thing as too much overdrive. Sometimes you want a chime instead of the church bells. The pedal known as Magpie
- by Texan manufacturer Mojo Hand FX
- is a new Overdrive for those looking for a refined, transparent crunch that...
Fresh from EarthQuaker
's world headquarters in Akron, Ohio comes a new adventure in reverb: The Afterneath
The Afterneath offers fine-grained control over the reverberations it produces. More than a simple emulator of acoustic reverb, this pedal lets the player design the character...
The Reverberation Machine
is a new "reverb" pedal released this summer by the incredible Death By Audio
. DBA released a pedal called the Sunshine Reverberation last year in collaboration with Ty Segall. Like anything limited edition and emblazoned with the Ty Segall's moniker,...