Josh Scott

Josh Scott: The deleted scenes of guitar history

Following on from last year’s exploration of the unlikely and remarkable birth of fuzz through the Maestro Fuzz-Tone, the JHS main man explores the near misses and dead ends that could have made a very different story indeed.

Fuzz Was The Future: Satisfaction Guaranteed

In this final column in his mini-series on the birth of fuzz, JHS head honcho Josh Scott explains how a pedal that sold zero units in 1964 would change the course of music forever, with a little help from Keef.

Fuzz Was The Future: Now but not yet

In the latest instalment of his exploration of the history of fuzz, Josh Scott takes us through the troubled early years of the first effects pedal, and asks, “How could they have gotten something so right, so very wrong?”