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Category Archives: Crowdfunding Projects

This category was created to accommodate the ever growing list of guitar related crowd funding projects around the world that we think are worthy of promotion.

The Grover Jackson Story – IndieGoGo Campaign

Written on December 18, 2014 at 8:00 am, by Jon


This looks like an interesting IndieGoGo campaign, Jon Gold former VP of Fender Guitars and co-owner of GJ2 Guitars with Grover Jackson, is making a film about the legendary guitar builder. From Grover’s humble beginnings in the Charvel repair shop …

The Magnet: The Smartphone Camera Mount for Guitar

Written on December 3, 2014 at 7:50 am, by Jon


Earlier this year I posted about a guitar documentary series called ‘Cracking The Code‘ by Brendan Schlagel, Troy Grady and Adam Payne which documents the mechanics of virtuoso shred guitar technique using high-speed, slow-motion camera views of licks …

VFE RUP Multiband Distortion Pedal Kickstarter

Written on November 25, 2014 at 8:23 am, by Jon

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VFE Pedals has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help raise the $5000 needed to finance the purchase of circuit boards, enclosures, and other components to build the first production run of the Radical Ultrasonic Processor (check out the image below …

Next Generation Acoustic Guitar Case: Timbre Cases DNone

Written on November 18, 2014 at 8:38 pm, by Jon


When I was studying music at University I knew a few Cellists and I often looked at their cases and thought they looked completely futuristic in comparison to acoustic guitar cases. I don’t know why it has taken so long …

A Little Thunder – Revolutionary Humbucker Pickup adds Bass to Electric Guitars

Written on October 16, 2014 at 9:47 pm, by Jon


Imagine being able to flick a switch on your guitar and your bottom 2 strings become a Bass, well Andy Alt’s new invention A Little Thunder is a very clever new Humbucker design that does just that! I’ve chatted to …

MOD Duo multi-effects pedal

Written on October 8, 2014 at 7:15 am, by Jon


I have to admit when I first saw the MOD Duo I thought it was a cool idea but that it would be better in a larger pedal board format for easier selection of effects, but it appears that not …

‘That Guitar Show’ Kickstarter Campaign

Written on September 24, 2014 at 11:50 pm, by Jon

That Guitar Show. A show for guitar players by guitar players. The guitars. The people. The stories. You can help make it happen!

Although the trailer has no content so to speak I like the idea of a guitar show …

SuperSwitcher 2: The First Modular Pedal Switcher

Written on August 26, 2014 at 8:22 am, by Jon


Ok this is a pretty amazing looking product from EC Pedals, at first I didn’t really get it and couldn’t work out what exactly was unique about the SuperSwitcher 2 (I don’t use switching systems personally so I’m no …

Aalberg Audio announces remote controlled effect pedal ‘EKKO’

Written on August 22, 2014 at 10:16 am, by Jon

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Now here is an interesting product from Norwegian company Alberg Audio that it is available for pre-order via an Indiegogo campaign. 4 years in the making, Alberg Audio have designed, refined and produced a delay pedal called the EKKO …

Joseph Lukes Guitars launches the ‘Green’ Concert guitar

Written on June 27, 2014 at 9:00 am, by Jon


Joseph Lukes Guitars produce acoustic guitars of original design in London, England without the use of CNC machines, every guitar is built using skill and dedication to the trade. Only 12 guitars are produced each year ensuring each instrument is …