Consider the Raven Reverb Revamped
Feb27

Consider the Raven Reverb Revamped

UPDATE: Presale for Consider the Raven Reverb ‘Flock’ edition going on now! Mercy Seat Effects is a boutique builder with a really impressive line of pedals to date. The shop is operated in Germany by Americans. Which Americans, I’m not quite sure yet, but I promise to find that out in the days to come. This is a shop that builds one pedal at a time, by hand. On their website they tout that each pedal contains the...

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Dwarfcraft Vindterview Posts!
Feb26

Dwarfcraft Vindterview Posts!

One of our favorite builders out there are the good folks at Dwarfcraft. We really wanted to do an interview with them, but we didn’t want to rehash the same questions in text version that had been done a million times before. So, we asked ‘your good friend Aen’ if he would be willing to answer the questions in his favorite medium — VIDEO. This spawned the Video Interview – or Vidinterview – idea...

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Five O’clock Fuzz Giveaway | Last Day To Enter
Feb25

Five O’clock Fuzz Giveaway | Last Day To Enter

GIVE AWAY IS CLOSED Nothing fancy about this post folks – just a reminder that our Five O’Clock Fuzz Giveaway is being extended one day. Tomorrow at 5pm, the contest is closed and we’ll set out to contact and confirm a winner. The deets on the contest are below, so spread the word to all your guitar-centric friends. Let’s start out this reminder with a huge thanks to Erik Lind and John Kelley of Outlaw Effects...

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Outlaw Effects Interview With Erik Lind
Feb24

Outlaw Effects Interview With Erik Lind

Montreal, Quebec is the second-largest city in Canada and the 9th-largest in North America. It’s a compact, dense metropolis busting with culture and brimming with diversity, boasting a population of over 3.8 million people in the surrounding area. It’s a place of civilization and a far cry from the American west of the 1800’s. Yet, hidden in this city are two guitarists – Erik Lind and John Kelley – who...

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TC Electronics Helix Phaser
Feb23

TC Electronics Helix Phaser

The phaser is one of those pedals that can make or ruin your tone. When used incorrectly, this box of wavering echo and zing can drive even the most ardent fans to hit the kill switch on a band. Used correctly though, it can be used in just about any genre of music from rock, to psychedelic to country. Eddie Van Halen and Jimmy Hendrix used copious amounts of phase in their various tone incarnations and they seemed to do pretty well....

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