Tag archive for ‘Effects’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, August 9th, 2018

ThorpyFX Fat General

Adrian Thorpe’s new compressor marks the start of an ongoing collaboration with a stompbox legend. Richard Purvis stands to attention… Like many mythical creatures, Dan Coggins is only sighted at rare and More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, July 30th, 2018

Monty’s Guitars MORE! Double Boost w/ loop

A double-barrelled helping of +15db plus an effects loop to hammer both ends of your pedalboard simultaneously. Michael Watts does his best Dickensian orphan impression and asks for More! Monty’s Guitars is More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Keeley Electronics Omni Reverb

Keeley’s latest reverb may be low on knobs to play with, but that doesn’t mean it’s predictable… Richard Purvis dwells on the heavenly simplicity of the Omni ’verb. Have we become greedy with our reverbs? More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

EarthQuaker Devices Pyramids

A digital flanger with some distinctly non-flangey tricks and a dual-function footswitch? Richard Purvis unlocks the mystery of the Pyramids… We don’t seem to review a lot of flangers. Is it because of their More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Summer NAMM 2018: Fender introduces three new pedals

Fender today announced the expansion of its well-received effects pedals line with the Engager Boost, The Pelt Fuzz, and Full Moon Distortion effects pedals-debuting at Summer NAMM 2018 in Nashville, Tenn. These More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

MXR Sugar Drive Mini And Classic 108 Fuzz Mini

The venerable institution of MXR is keeping it contemporary with its new range of Mini pedals. Richard Purvis weighs up a duo of diminutive dirt machines… Like the oceans, the mountains and the annoyingness More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

Jackson Audio Prism

Jackson Audio may be a new name in the pedal world, but the folks behind it have an established pedigree of boutique excellence. Michael Watts walks towards the light… Founded in 2010, in Fort Worth Texas, More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

Mythos Chupacabra Overdrive/Fuzz

Everyone’s crazy for a hand-made drive… Michael Watts, The Guitar Magazine’s resident sharp-dressed man, fires up this ZZ Top-inspired hotrod… Established in Nashville in 2010, Mythos Pedals offers a More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, June 4th, 2018

Way Huge Blue Hippo Mk III, Russian Pickle Mk III & Aqua-Puss Mk III

When is a Way Huge pedal not way huge at all? When it’s been squeezed into a compact enclosure. Richard Purvis tries on some slinky new Smalls… Let’s get this out of the way, no matter how much we might More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Win a Keeley Caverns V2 delay/reverb pedal!

Robert Keeley is one of the leading lights of the boutique effects scene – his sublime creations have been gracing the pedalboards of rock stars and tonehounds for more than 15 years now. And thanks to Keeley More...