10 Sep · Could "The Death of Boutique Pedals" be on the horizon? Have global situations made it near impossible for small builders to make a profit?
Dunlop - News and Rumours
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20 Aug · 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 · Learn Metallica songs with the band using AI technology. See the songs played exactly how James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett play them
03 May · 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 · 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 ...
24 Jan 2017 · Isn't it about Dunlop released another range of Jimi Hendrix effect pedals? Ooh, aren't we lucky, they're about to do it all over again!
19 May 2016 · This limited edition wah pedal was designed with The Cult's guitar tones in mind. Will the world 'love' this new addition to the popular Cry Baby Wah range?
02 Mar 2016 · The return of an old favourite. Jeorge Tripps shares an image of the new Camel Toe Mark II triple overdrive.