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.

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…

Electro-Harmonix Mel9 Review

Electro-Harmonix’s latest stompbox creation, the Mel9 Tape Replay Machine, is a nostalgic time machine. Tom Turner sets the controls for 1967 and takes it for a spin…