02 May ·
This week Guitar Gear Gems is all stompboxes! With the Dunlop Daredevil Fuzz Wah, Patty Parlor Slamurai in Root Beer and Steel Panther 1987.
14 Feb ·
The new Audiosingularity Neurontube plugin gives you a free Soldano and Laney amp. Plus we check Thomas McRocklin's new plugin and some Hendrix pedals
11 Feb ·
There are thousands of effects pedals out there – but some of them are in a different league. Check out these 7 effects pedals you need to know!
10 Sep 2022 ·
Could "The Death of Boutique Pedals" be on the horizon? Have global situations made it near impossible for small builders to make a profit?
20 Aug 2022 ·
Ever wondered what makes up the Red Hot Chili Peppers sound? We check out some of the band's key members and their favourite gear picks.
15 Jun 2022 ·
Learn Metallica songs with the band using AI technology. See the songs played exactly how James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett play them
03 May 2022 ·
Dunlop's new Kirk Hammett KH95X Cry Baby Wah comes in a purple sparkle finish to match his signature ESP Ouija model, and is designed to wail.
03 Feb 2022 ·
This sparkly new purple Dunlop Leo Nocentelli Cry Baby Wah honours the funky tones created by The Meters on their classic, Just Kissed My Baby.
15 Oct 2021 ·
Every guitarist has accessories that are necessary for what they do. Here are a few essential items you should always have with you.
01 Oct 2021 ·
With its new Deep Phase pedal, MXR has added an extra knob to its classic phaser pedal formula, and an extra switch to go deeper!
22 May 2021 ·
What gear did legendary Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash use to get his famous guitar tone? We go on a journey into the sound of rock 'n' roll!
18 Sep 2020 ·
Fifty years ago today, the world lost Jimi Hendrix. Looking to replicate some of those legendary tones? Here's some tips and a list of gear that will get you started.
14 Jul 2020 ·
The new Dunlop Cry Baby Q Mini 535Q Auto-Return Wah comes packed with options and features a Red Fasel Inductor to get you those sweet, classic wah tones.
05 Jul 2020 ·
Our contributor Jef Stone is a pedal addict. A certified AAA stompbox junkie, in fact. Here's the story of how his pedal collection grew from a single BOSS SD-1 to hundreds of effects.
20 Apr 2020 ·
Based on the original 1966 Thomas Organ design, the Dunlop Cry Baby LTD Smoked Chrome is a limited edition wah pedal that you can now get for less than half the price in this one-off deal.
16 Jan 2020 ·
Dunlop and MXR have two new effects pedals the Crybaby Q Zone Fixed Wah for players who don't get on with wah pedals and the Thump Bass Preamp, a preamp based on the classic Echoplex circuit.
23 Jan 2019 ·
· Dunlop owns MXR and Way Huge, so apart from the news of the new Green Day Billie Joe Armstrong signature MXR Dookie drive pedal the other day, we now have a plethora of new pedals to check out
08 Jan 2019 ·
The flair-flapping, retro-styled, Hendrix-esque vibrato and chorus pedal of choice is available once more in Europe and is being relaunched at NAMM 2019 - and not a moment too soon.
04 Aug 2018 ·
When you talk about good tone, it is often said by guitarists, that tone is in the fingers and in this new series I share my own personal tone journey, starting with the humble plectrum
17 Jun 2018 ·
Here we are in 2018, and pedal buyers can choose between Hairy Balls, the Screaming Whore or even the infamous Super Hard On pedal. Is it all getting a little bit out of hand now?
19 Jan 2018 ·
Combining the British preamp tone of the Pork Loin Overdrive and the mid-'90s fuzz tones of the Russian Pickle it sounds as though this new bass effect could be a match made in heaven.
07 Dec 2017 ·
A limited edition overdrive pedal with a custom circuit that cooks up some fairly awesome-sounding overdrive and distortion tones. Has Jeorge Tripps found his best drive tone to date?
28 Aug 2017 ·
With the official demise of Black Sabbath and their final gig played, we are now left with a new signature bass wah for the man that provided the low end for the world's original Heavy Metal band.
19 May 2017 ·
George Tripps' Way Huge boutique pedal company has come a long way since it's birth back in 1992. This maverick pedal builder is now mainstream and this year celebrates one of his most popular pedal's ...