Pedaltrain Nano+ review

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The market leader updates its smallest and lightest design. Since the company began as a one-man start-up in 1999, Pedaltrain has become so ubiquitous with the pedalboard market that some stompbox manufacturers now factor the dimensions of Pedaltrain boards into their plans when they’re designing new products. As successful as Pedaltrain is, More...

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Orange Bax Bangeetar review

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A new signature model for the Iron Maiden guitarist, with a high-end spec at an affordable price. Simon Bradley checks it out…   Since their kinetic 1980 debut, Iron Maiden have been at the forefront of More...

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Affordable short-scale semi with retro stylings… Chowny Bass is a new British brand that designs its instruments at its Bristol HQ and builds them in China. With an emphasis on value for money, Chowny’s More...

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Duesenberg’s most individual guitar design is back, with new colours, new pickups and a revised control layout. Huw Price does the Caribou test. I was smitten by the Duesenberg Caribou when I first reviewed More...

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A compact pedal platform for the home, from Russia with love….       While we don’t see that much Russian guitar technology here in the UK, Yerasov is rapidly establishing a reputation More...