Tag archive for ‘Effects’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, August 27th, 2015

All About… Fuzz

Fuzz wasn’t the first type of effect, but it’s probably shaped the sound and evolution of guitar music more than any other. Huw Price feels the buzz… Have you ever wondered what makes fuzz different from More...

ThorpyFX Muffroom Cloud
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, August 27th, 2015

ThorpyFX Muffroom Cloud fuzz pedal review

Could Major Thorpe’s second offering be all Muffs to all men? Chris Vinnicombe gets a visit from the fuzz in the G&B review of the ThorpyFX Muffroom Cloud… Regular readers will remember ThorpyFX from More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

10 of the Best Mini-Pedals

Shopping for mini and micro pedals? Here’s a selection of our favourites… 1) TC Electronic Ditto Looper Price £65 Contact www.tcelectronic.com Looping doesn’t get much more intuitive than this. 24-bit More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, August 21st, 2015

Pedaltrain Nano+ review

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 More...

Orange Bax Bangeetar (Black) - 2
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Orange Bax Bangeetar review

The Bax Bangeetar may look like an overdrive pedal with extra knobs, but there’s more to it than that. Huw Price takes it to the Bax… The Bax Bangeetar is basically an Orange preamp in op-amp form, coupled More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, August 10th, 2015

News: DOD Boneshaker Distortion pedal now available

DigiTech has announced that the new DOD Boneshaker Distortion pedal is now available in the UK. Read on below for full for the official spec and description of the DOD Boneshaker: A distortion pedal like no More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, August 7th, 2015

Amzel Cheshire Cat review

The purr-fect friend for distortion tweakers… The original blue Cheshire Cat is one of those `secret weapon’ pedals you find yourself wondering about when you sneak a look at someone’s setup after More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

Audio Kitchen The Small Trees review

The Small Trees is an all-valve clean booster and line driver that’s hand built here in the UK. Huw Price checks what’s cooking… Steve Crow is the designer and builder for Audio Kitchen amps, and his eight-year-old More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Reader Boards: Sam Atkins

An obsession with posting pictures and videos of his guitars, amps and pedals has seen Sam Atkins accumulate over 3,000 Instagram followers. We get the skinny on his favourite toys… What inspired this setup? “My More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

BOSS RC-1 Loop Station review

A low cost, high quality looper for the performing musician   Boss’s new entry level RC-1 is a triumph of simplicity: the top panel features just a single level control and a multi-segment loop indicator. More...