Keeley Loomer & Dark Side Review

Huw Price has flashbacks to his studio-engineer past thanks to a pair of ‘Workstation’ pedals from Robert Keeley that promise to be a one-stop shop for David Gilmour and shoegaze fans…

ThorpyFX Chain Home Tremolo Review

Our favourite military pedal boffin launches his new Reimagined Series with a percussive tremolo.

Empress Reverb, Strymon BigSky & Eventide Space Shootout

In search of the ultimate digital reverb pedal? Gary Walker pits two established heavyweights against a new challenger from Empress.

Strymon Riverside Multistage Drive Review

If overdrive is the final frontier for digital effects, then Strymon is the Starship Enterprise.

EarthQuaker Devices Transmisser Review

This new stompbox for sonic explorers combines reverb with spacey filter sounds.

Echoline Roadrunner Overdrive & Germanium Drive Review

Are you still searching for the daddy of drive pedals? Marcus Leadley checks out the latest hand-built British contenders from Echoline.

Walrus Audio Pedals: Vanguard, Voyager, Descent & Jupiter

These four units from Oklahoma stompbox maverick Walrus Audio cover a lot of sonic ground… but Richard Purvis is up to the tusk.

Caroline Kilobyte & Haymaker Reviews

Intriguing names and graphics, and mysterious extra switches… Richard Purvis gets his head around a pair of American originals from Caroline.

Test Pilots: EarthQuaker Devices Avalanche Run Part 2

After taking the Avalanche Run on the festival circuit, Paul Gregory plugs in an expression pedal as his band prepare for their UK tour…

Test Pilots: EarthQuaker Devices Avalanche Run Part 1

Paul Gregory’s ethereal guitar soundscapes are at the heart of Newcastle band Lanterns On The Lake’s beautiful widescreen music. The EarthQuaker Devices Avalanche Run seemed like his perfect reverb and delay pedal, so we sent it on tour with him…