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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.

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

Albert Audio Ekko & Aero
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 …

VFE Pedals launch custom pedal design app

Written on February 20, 2014 at 9:36 am, by Jon

VFE Pedals have launched an IndieGoGo campaign to help them fund a new online tool called the Pedal Wizard that lets you create a completely customised version of any of their pedals using an in-browser application. The Pedal Wizard allows …

Acoustic Stream: the Guitarist’s Wireless 4-in-1 Companion

Written on February 19, 2014 at 3:27 pm, by Jon

Even if Acoustic Stream was just a wireless transmitter and app that helps you monitor the humidity of your acoustic guitar via a smartphone that would be pretty cool, but the Acoustic Stream also helps you to wirelessly tune your …

GigBlade: A Revolutionary Side-Carry Hybrid Guitar Gig Bag

Written on February 6, 2014 at 9:45 am, by Jon

I’m sure you have already heard of Gruv Gear if only for their excellent Fret Wraps but their main area of expertise lies in Multi-Use bags and Utility Gear. Now Gruv Gear have turned their attention to reinventing the gig …

Timbercraft Cabinets Announces Launch of Handcrafted One-Of-A-Kind Guitar Cabinets

Written on February 3, 2014 at 4:15 pm, by Jon

This is an interesting crowd funding campaign and only a couple of days left to donate so read this quickly and watch the above video!

We aim to provide guitar and bass players with the highest quality, most attractive handmade

Alex Skolnick’s Planetary Coalition

Written on January 31, 2014 at 4:31 pm, by Jon

You may know Alex Skolnick as Metal shredder from Testament or you may know him as Jazz guitarist from his own Alex Skolnick Trio, you may just know him as that guy who plays with Rodrigo y Gabriela sometimes. To …

Livid Guitar Wing Midi Controller

Written on January 26, 2014 at 9:40 pm, by Jon

Livid Guitar Wing
I just want to slip this news in between the Winter NAMM 2014 posts because I think it looks like a really cool device and it has the backing of Living Color’s Vernon Reid who loves incorporating technology into his …

Monster Grips: Pick & Pedal Grips

Written on December 26, 2013 at 2:24 pm, by Jon

When I first saw Monster Grips I thought, that’s cool I drop regular Tortex style picks all the time and so have switched to Dunlop MaxGrips but they are nylon and not really my preferred pick material. Monster Grips have …