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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.

Electro-Harmonix Good Vibes Pedal

Written on February 28, 2015 at 10:11 am, by Jon

EHX good vibes
I love Vibe pedals, there is a tendency to launch into Bridge of Sighs by Robin Trower or maybe Machine Gun by Jimi Hendrix or a whole heap of Jimmy Page goodness as soon as you switch a Vibe pedal …

DigiTech Trio Band Creator Pedal

Written on February 22, 2015 at 8:50 pm, by Jon

TRIO-Band-Creator
The DigiTech TRIO pedal certainly made waves at NAMM 2015 winning the best in show award and you can see why it certainly is very clever, even if it has kind of taken some of the wind out of the …

MXR CSP210 Custom Shop Sub Machine Fuzz

Written on February 19, 2015 at 10:48 pm, by Jon

submachinefuzz
Press Release
The MXR Sub Machine Fuzz features the La Machine Fuzz’s circuitry and all of its functions, from its Volume, Tone, and Fuzz controls to its electrifying octave up mode. The MXR Custom Shop team upped the ante by …

NAMM 2015: Source Audio Nemesis Delay

Written on January 28, 2015 at 8:36 pm, by Jon


Here’s an extremely tasty new pedal from Source Audio announced at NAMM 2015, the Nemesis Delay. The Nemesis packs 12 delays into a single pedal including digital delay, warm and vibrant analog delay, realistic tape delay and special delays such …

NAMM 2015: Seymour Duncan Vise Grip Compressor

Written on January 27, 2015 at 8:25 pm, by Jon

Seymour Duncan vise grip
Compressor pedals are not an easy effect to sell to guitarists until you really understand what they do and how you can use them, I have to say this Seymour Duncan demo does a great job of showing exactly how …

NAMM 2015: Toneconcepts The Luke, Steve Lukather Signature Boost/EQ Pedal

Written on January 26, 2015 at 11:05 am, by Jon

Toneconcpets The Luke
It’s hard to believe considering what an amazing and long successful career Steve Lukather has had but the Toneconcepts ‘The Luke’ is his first ever custom signature effect pedal. Luke had been impressed by Toneconcepts ‘The Distillery’ pedal to the …

NAMM 2015: Line 6 Firehawk & Variax Standard

Written on January 23, 2015 at 10:47 pm, by Jon

line 6 firehawk
“Firehawk FX is packed with over 200 amps and effects, giving you powerful flexibility to create your own sound or reproduce the tones of any recording. From warm vintage classics to high-gain powerhouses, the world’s best amps are now at …

NAMM 2015: Electro-Harmonix Super Pulsar Stereo Tap Tremolo Pedal

Written on January 22, 2015 at 7:45 am, by Jon


The Super Pulsar is an outrageously feature-packed tremolo pedal with very intuitive controls. Features include Wave and Rhythm controls, tap tempo footswitch and input with tap divide, dynamic depth and rate envelope control and expression control. Check out the great …

NAMM 2015: TC Electronic announce Helix Phaser & Viscous Vibe

Written on January 22, 2015 at 7:31 am, by Jon


Helix Phaser
I’m surprised it has taken so long for TC Electronic to release a toneprint version of a Phaser pedal, especially considering how popular the effect is but I’m sure this is going to be an incredibly versatile and …

NAMM 2015: Mad Professor Simble Predrive Pedal

Written on January 20, 2015 at 9:48 pm, by Jon

simble predrive
Press Release
Simble Predrive is not just a preamp, it is a preamp/booster/compressor/upper harmonic enhancer. Simble Predrive boosts the signal and compress it without slow attack time and also adds musical harmonic overtones too. This musical tonal combination is totally …