Guitar Tone Overload

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Blog Tags:Guitar, Tone, Effects, Guitarists, Music, Amplifiers
Country:Netherlands
Location:Amsterdam

This blog is about the guitar, guitarists and guitar tone: guitars, effects, amps, etc.



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I have recently acquired a Tech 21 British V2 Sansamp from the Character series. for the purpose of recording direct. Here is a quick test where I have set the British V2 quite clean and a Wampler Pinnacle is used for dirt. There is also a delay cour...

Here is a pretty good youtube series. “Pedal Power” by D’addario strings has been around for a while but Dweezil Zappa has stepped forward to host the show, and it’s pretty cool. Here is Episode 3 with Zane Carney, a pretty in...

Guitar slinger friends, I have just launched a separate Youtube channel dedicated to videos in French! The reason for it: there is a large offering of demos or general guitar and effects talk in the English speaking world, but not much so in the Fren...

Wampler Pinnacle

on Nov 6, 2016

After hearing so much about Wampler, I bought a Pinnacle a few months back. Wampler’s offering is of course not limited to drive pedals and it carries the whole gamut of effects. The Pinnacle is a “brown sound” pedal meaning it aims...

TC Electronic has been announcing new pedals all day. They are no frills, toneprint-less, mostly analog (save for a reverb and a delay) models. Pretty much every effect is covered: chorus, phaser, flanger, compressor, overdrive, distortion, metal dis...

BenoƮt from Coda Effects started tinkering with pedal circuits a while back and his passion has led him to develop two original circuits. The financing of the production of the kits or assembled pedals is the subject of a crowdfunding project on ulu...

While researching about Tremolo pedals, I stumbled upon this video where Gerry Leonard (David Bowie, Suzanne Vega) demonstrates how he uses a multi-effect units. He is a very atmospheric guitarist and I think this is an inspiring use of effects:...