Saturday, September 21, 2019

Effects

Latest News

KMA Audio Machines releases the Cirrus

The dual-pedal comes loaded with reverb and delay features.

Stone Deaf unveils the limited-edition PDF-1X

Updated distortion pedal marks the manufacturer’s 10th anniversary.

Mattoverse Electronics unveils the Tremstortion

Bold Tremolo-distortion combo in a modest enclosure.

Reviews

Review: Kemper Profiler Stage

Kemper has changed the game for gigging guitarists once already. Can packing its Profiling technology into a roadworthy floor unit repeat the trick?

Review: Walrus Audio Deep Six Compressor V3

Looking for studio-quality dynamics in stompbox format? Walrus Audio has you covered with the latest version of the Deep Six compressor.

Review: EarthQuaker Devices Plumes

When EarthQuaker launches a new overdrive based on the legendary Ibanez TS808 Tube Screamer, you know it’s going to be more than just a straight tribute.

Buyer's Guides

16 best reverb pedals for guitarists

Looking for a reverb stompbox to add to your rig? Here are 10 of our recommended pedals that are good enough to grace any board.

Essential Guides

All About… Potentiometers

Your tone and volume pots can have a significant impact on your sound, but how much do we actually know about what makes those controls work?

All About… Modulation

All About… Boosts

All About… Wah

DIY Workshop

How to build your own pedalboard

If none of the pedalboards on the market float your boat, it’s fairly straightforward to make your own – and save a few pennies into the bargain. We put on our woodworking apron and safety goggles…