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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.

Molten Voltage G-Quencer, a Whammy Pedal Sequencer

Written on April 19, 2015 at 5:31 pm, by Jon


The Molten Voltage G-Quencer is a clever device that transforms a stock DigiTech Whammy Pedal (works with all four MIDI modern Whammys 4, 5, DT, and the new Bass Whammy) into a totally new effect using a step sequencer that …

Megadeth New Album Videos: Kiko Loureiro & Chris Adler in the studio

Written on April 14, 2015 at 9:04 pm, by Jon

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Megadeth are back in the studio for album number 15 and this time they are offering exclusive access to the recording sessions, plus other goodies providing you have the cash including a guitar lesson with Dave Mustaine or Kiko Loureiro …

Soundbrenner Pulse – Wearable Vibrating Metronome & Coaching App

Written on April 6, 2015 at 9:52 pm, by Jon


Now initially when I saw the Soundbrenner Pulse I thought that maybe it would be replaced pretty quickly if someone was to copy the idea as a Smartwatch app but after watching the video demonstration and reading the info I’m …

Snap Pick® Detachable Guitar Picks For Your Keyring

Written on February 25, 2015 at 8:50 pm, by Jon


Another week, another guitar related Kickstarter project, but as with every crowdfunding project I share on Guitar Noize I think this is a cool idea. As guitarists we all know what it’s like, you go to your mates house, a …

Help Kickstart Stones: a true-life Film of singer-songwriter Alexander McKay

Written on February 5, 2015 at 10:23 pm, by Jon


Alexander McKay is an old College buddy of mine, he was a great shredder back in the early 90’s and went on to tour the world with a Metal band but the rock ‘n roll lifestyle unfortunately began to take …

Jack – The World’s First Wi-Fi Guitar Cable

Written on January 8, 2015 at 8:02 pm, by Jon

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For decades now guitarists all over the world have been using wireless guitar systems to free them from cables on stage. Let’s face it cables can have their issues including the embarrassing pull your lead out of your amp, pull …

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 …