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Category Archives: Guitar Effects

Guitar effects covers the latest news about stomp boxes, or guitar effects pedals, as well as guitar rack effects Including the AXE FX and floor effects units and controllers.

Magnetic Effects Solar Bender Fuzz Pedal

Written on May 27, 2015 at 9:38 pm, by Jon

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The Solar Bender is an enhanced clone of the famous Tonebender MK II fuzz complete with NOS PNP germanium transistors, Bias control and Reverse Polarity Circuit.

Take it away Gearmandude!

Press release
Magnetic Effects are pleased to release the MK …

Catalinbread Fuzzrite

Written on May 24, 2015 at 11:53 pm, by Jon

catalinbread fuzzrite
The Catalinbread Fuzzrite is a faithful reproduction of the classic Fuzzrite sound that can be heard on The Ventures’ “2,000 Pound Bee”, Iron Butterfly’s “In-A-Gada-Da-Vida”, to the Black Keys. “The Fuzzrite has a rich history of taking guitar tones to …

Strymon DIG – Dual Digital Delay

Written on May 20, 2015 at 9:05 pm, by Jon

strymon dig
Strymon are back with their latest effect, the Strymon DIG. The DIG is a standard Strymon enclosure, this time in questionable pink, that is a dual digital delay. Now the idea of dual delays in pedals is not a new …

Rocktron Announce The HUSH 2X Noise Reduction Pedal

Written on May 18, 2015 at 11:15 pm, by Jon

Rocktron HUSH 2X
The Rocktron HUSH was first introduced in 1984 and fast became the go-to Noise Reduction product for guitarists. Now Rocktron have announced a new version of the HUSH pedal, the HUSH 2X which includes two completely separate channels of HUSH …

Seymour Duncan Shapeshifter Stereo Tremolo Pedal

Written on May 16, 2015 at 8:55 pm, by Jon

Seymour Duncan ShapeShifter
The Seymour Duncan ShapeShifter Tremolo pedal looks and sounds really cool, check out the info and demo video below.

Press Release
The Shapeshifter was designed to be the ultimate Tremolo pedal, with all the features players have been asking for. …

Electro-Harmonix Release The Nano POG

Written on April 29, 2015 at 9:23 pm, by Jon

Electro-Harmonix nano pog
I first heard about the Electro-Harmonix POG or Polyphonic Octave Generator Pedal when Joe Satriani used a Micro POG on Super Colossal back in 2006. The Micro POG was actually a pretty big pedal but not compared to it’s big …

Earthquaker Devices Levitation Reverb

Written on April 25, 2015 at 9:53 am, by Jon


One of my favourite effects companies, Earthquaker Devices, have teamed up with the Levitation Music Festival, founded as Austin Psych Fest in 2008 as a gathering of Pyschedelic Rock bands and artists, to create a new Reverb pedal …

MusikMesse 2015: TC Electronic Introduces Ditto Stereo Looper

Written on April 22, 2015 at 10:00 pm, by Jon

tc electronic ditto stereo looper
Not content with their already popular tiny looper pedal, TC Electronic have released the Ditto Stereo Looper with yes stereo inputs and stereo outputs!

“Ditto Stereo Looper builds on the same “all thrills, no frills” philosophy as the original Ditto …

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 …

Positive Grid Announces BIAS FX Explorer Program – Guitar Pedalboards From The Cloud

Written on April 17, 2015 at 7:30 am, by Jon

Positive Grid BIAS FX
Positive Grid announces the BIAS FX Explorer Program to invite experienced and talented individuals to shape the upcoming BIAS FX project and give early feedback prior to the product’s release. BIAS FX provides musicians with thousands of ultra-high definition …