Dawner Prince Electronics Boonar

The Binson Echorec is one of the most revered vintage echo units and the Boonar promises to capture its magic in a stompbox format. Huw Price finds out if DSP beats the drum… Many vintage echo effects were great sounding units, so long as you had the expertise, budget and patience to keep them running. They were also bulky, required mains power More...

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By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Orange Getaway Driver & Fur Coat

Orange’s art department has been having fun again, this time decorating an amp-style overdrive and a wild octave fuzz. Richard Purvis takes a trip back to the 1970s… Up until now, the Orange stompbox venture More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Keeley Compressor Plus Review

The pedal that kicked off the boutique boom has gained an invisible ‘Plus’. Richard Purvis finds out what it adds up to… Compressors make your loud bits quieter and your quiet bits louder. Not much fun More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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EarthQuaker Devices Palisades

This take on the most famous overdrive of all adds knobs galore. Richard Purvis dares not to be green… Uless you’ve just made the switch from The Bassoon Magazine, you’ll know that the Tube Screamer was More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Seymour Duncan Forza Overdrive

In the ever expanding drive pedal market, this latest addition from Seymour Duncan might be one of the most versatile yet. Syd Edwards takes it for a spin… Seymour Duncan’s move from pickup maker to pedal More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Dwarfcraft Devices Happiness, Twin Stags & Eau Claire Thunder

Scrambled filters, LFO outputs and a ‘toneblast’ switch: Richard Purvis goes on a sonic adventure with some American originals. Dwarfcraft might sound like the world’s geekiest online role-playing game, More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Neunaber Immerse Reverberator

A compact reverb pedal with the audio quality and versatility to take on the £400-plus pedalboard-hoggers? Richard Purvis immerses himself… Guitar music goes through wet and dry phases, and right now things More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Keeley Engineering Super Phat Mod & Hooke Reverb

Modder-turned-maker Robert Keeley expands his pedal empire with a transparent overdrive and a multi-mode reverb. Richard Purvis checks out a dynamic duo… You might well argue that, in order to create the perfect More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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Dunlop CBM105Q Cry Baby Bass Mini Wah

Want to add funky wah to your bass sound without sacrificing pedalbord space? Gareth morgan reports Wah has been a popular effect with both funk and rock bassists since Bootsy Collins and Geezer Butler turned More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, October 2nd, 2017
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Orange Kongpressor

The amp giant adds an optical compressor to its growing range of effects pedals – Richard Purvis finds out if this Orange is juicy enough. Orange is making a real effort with this whole stompbox thing, you More...