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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.

NAMM 2016: MXR Reverb Pedal With 6 Reverb Types

Written on January 24, 2016 at 3:58 pm, by Jon

mxr reverb
I like it when a manufacturer creates a product without resorting to crazy titles to describe their pedals, the MXR Reverb is a great example of a straight up, no nonsense, does what it says on the tin pedal. Except …

Kirk Hammett Signature Overdrive Pedal – KHDK Ghoul Screamer

Written on November 25, 2015 at 9:54 pm, by Jon

KHDK ghoul screamer
The Ghoul Screamer is the new signature Overdrive pedal for Metallica’s Kirk Hammett who, up until now has only ever had a signature Wah pedal from Dunlop (some of you may think that is more fitting!). I’m not sure what …

MXR EVH 5150 Overdrive Pedal

Written on October 27, 2015 at 7:43 pm, by Jon

mxr 5150
Dunlop’s MXR design team has collaborated with Eddie Van Halen on a drive pedal that emulates the beast that is his signature 5150 amp that Eddie himself has used for years in various forms and all over the world by …

Positive Grid Announces BIAS Distortion Beta Program

Written on October 7, 2015 at 8:19 pm, by Jon

BIAS Distortion
Positive Grid recently released BIAS FX which is the perfect compliment to BIAS Amp as it contains a plethora of perfectly modelled stomp and rack effects to use for recording or performing. In true Positive Grid style they have taken …

Analog Alien Announce The ‘Bucket Seat’

Written on September 29, 2015 at 8:55 pm, by Jon

analog alien butcket seat
Press Release
We are proud to announce the release of our first single effect guitar pedal in the Fall of 2015. The Bucket Seat is the junior version of the already released and supremely popular Rumble Seat. The official release …

TC Electronic Hypergravity Compressor

Written on September 23, 2015 at 11:16 pm, by Jon

TC Electronic have announced the latest addition to their line of TonePrint pedals, the HyperGravity Compressor.

Press Release
Based on the MD3 multiband compression algorithm found in System6000, their studio production masterpiece, HyperGravity Compressor is able to produce a plethora …

Analog Alien Launches the Exclusive Joe Walsh Double Classic Pedal

Written on September 13, 2015 at 9:16 pm, by Jon

Press Release
Guitar effects pedal company Analog Alien is proud to announce the launch of a new exclusive pedal in the Fall of 2015. The official release of the Joe Walsh Double Classic will be on October 1, 2015.MSRP will …

Limited Edition Joe Bonamassa MXR FET Driver

Written on August 20, 2015 at 9:01 pm, by Jon

joe bonamassa MXR FET Driver
MXR have announced a limited edition version of the Joe Bonamassa FET Driver available in Pelham Blue and only 300 will be produced and it will be an exclusive to the Joe Bonamassa online store,

Joe Bonamassa uses …

Summer NAMM 2015: Electro-Harmonix introduces The Silencer Noise Gate/Effects Loop

Written on July 19, 2015 at 10:51 am, by Jon

EHX Silencer
Press Release
Responding to the needs of pedalboard users and players whose high gain effects create difficult to control hum and noise, EHX has developed The Silencer, a sophisticated noise gate that can tame a single pedal or an entire …

Summer NAMM 2015: Electro-Harmonix introduces the 22500 Dual Stereo Looper

Written on July 19, 2015 at 10:36 am, by Jon

ehx 22500
Press Release
The brand-new EHX 22500 Dual Stereo Looper is flexible, extensively-featured pedal looper that allows for easy operation of two loops at the same time. Expanding upon EHX’s looping legacy, the 22500 employs two high-quality, uncompressed audio tracks that …