Tag archive for ‘Effects’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Finhol Accutronics Spring Reverb review

Here’s a no-nonsense solution for anyone who needs classic spring reverb sounds. Accutronics spring reverbs (formerly produced by the reverb division of The Hammond Organ Company and now by Accu Bell Sound Inc) More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Electro-Harmonix Pitch Fork review

A no-nonsense pitch shifter and harmoniser with bags of attitude. In a nutshell, the Pitch Fork is a polyphonic pitch shifter and harmony pedal that offers up to three complete octaves, plus a selection of closer More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

JHS Colour Box review

Recording guitars direct divides opinion, but it’s the only way to recreate some iconic tones. Huw Price opens up the Colour Box… The acronym `DI’ stands for `direct inject’, and during the 1980s More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, September 10th, 2015

Fredric Effects Foxrite MKII review

Hand built in North London, the Foxrite is a Mosrite Fuzzrite clone with a twist… The Mosrite Fuzzrite may not be an A-lister in the classic fuzz pantheon, so there are relatively few modern clones. Even More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, September 4th, 2015

J Rockett Audio Designs Boing Reverb review

After trying complex studio-type reverb effects, you may long for a simple one-knob spring reverb. Will the Boing pan out for Huw Price? JRockett Audio Designs – maker of the superb Archer pedal, one of our More...

Guitar & Bass September-11
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, September 4th, 2015

Hotone Skyboard Junior review

Is the tiniest pedalboard on test useful in grown-up scenarios? The smallest board of our magnificent seven, the Hotone Skyboard Junior can accommodate about six of the company’s tiny Skyline series stompboxes, More...

Guitar & Bass September-4
By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, September 4th, 2015

West Coast Pedalboard Little Rock review

High-quality, bespoke board that can be tailored to your every need… Based in Sonoma County, California, West Coast Pedalboard has been hand-building a variety of designs using as many US-sourced parts as More...

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...