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Effects Pedals 101: Reverb, Delay and Echo

Effects Pedals 101: Reverb, Delay & Echo

Since the birth of the electric guitar in the 1930s, guitarists have been looking for ways to warp and enhance their signature sounds. The world of guitar effects is a mammoth one, and it can feel a bit overwhelming to know where to begin your
Tubes: What Difference Do They Make to Your Sound?

Tubes: What Difference Do They Make to Your Sound?

The tube guitar amplifier is still a go-to option in modern day player’s rigs. The dynamic, versatility and sheer power of this setup gives the player more head room and arguably a ‘richer tone’ than a solid state amplifier. Sure there are pros and cons
Wireless Guitar or Wired Guitar ?

Wireless Guitar or Wired Guitar?

When you’re talking about guitars and instruments live onstage, which is better: wired or wireless cabling? The advantages and disadvantages are pretty much the same if you are in a gigging band, playing in a house of worship or just having fun with some friends.
EBow: The Electronic Bow for Guitar

EBow: The Electronic Bow for Guitar

If you don’t know what an ‘EBow’ is, chances are you’ve probably heard it but not realized what it was.  ‘The EBow is a battery-powered electronic device for playing the electric guitar. The EBow uses a pickup – inductive string driver – feedback circuit, including a sensor coil,
Electro-Harmonix: Grand Canyon Delay & Looper

Electro-Harmonix: Grand Canyon Delay & Looper

Electro-Harmonix have made something that was in the eyes of many as great and have made it even better with new Grand Canyon Delay and Looper pedal. The EHX Grand Canyon appears to be the most advanced multifunction delay and looper pedal they have ever
Noisegate Tour of ESP Guitars Factories Japan

Noisegate Tour: ESP Guitars Factories Japan

Noisegate were lucky enough to be alongside ESP Guitars Australia and be part of an exclusive tour of the ESP Guitars factories located in Tokyo, Japan. We were also very fortunate to get up close in the workshops and get a glimpse into the world
GigBoard: New Multi-Effects

GigBoard: New Multi-Effects Pedalboard by HeadRush

Headrush unveils the Gigboard, a cheaper, physically scaled down version of its massively powerful Pedalboard multi-effect unit and it makes use of a powerful Eleven Rack Sound Engine. Even though HeadRush have given the GigBoard the mini-me treatment, on spec it appears to remain as