PEDALpUNK Release Update
Apr14

PEDALpUNK Release Update

Back at the beginning of March I talked about a pedal-sized device from Casa Distortion called the PEDALpUNK! In the simplest terms the Punk allows an extremely easy way to incorporate your physical pedals into your digital recording process. But, it’s really a lot more than that. You can use it as a direct box and even overdrive and amp with it. It’s an ‘in the moment’ method of altering your sound –...

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Sunsine Audio Interview and Giveaway Extension
Nov25

Sunsine Audio Interview and Giveaway Extension

Right now we have a giveaway going on for a Sunsine Audio Limted Edition Gold Harmonic Decoder.  Today we wanted to do two things. The first is to EXTEND THE HARMONIC DECODER GIVE AWAY TO THE 27th OF NOVEMBER 2015. That’s this Friday. We just realized that we wanted to give the folks celebrating Thanksgiving a few more days over the holidays to get their reviews in for a chance to win. So don’t eat to much Turkey and fall...

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10 things you might not know about EarthQuaker Devices
Jun05

10 things you might not know about EarthQuaker Devices

Since we partnered up with EarthQuaker Devices to giveaway one of their incredible Afterneath reverberation machines, we would usually dig a little into the company and the people behind the scenes to see how pedals go from paper to stage. Typically this would involve posing questions to Jamie Stillman (owner and designer of the Akron, Ohio based effects company) about his creative drive, the pedals he’s produced, his likes,...

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Interview: Mercy Seat Effects
Mar19

Interview: Mercy Seat Effects

When you start your own small business, you have to wear a lot of hats. You might have a passion for building effects, but you also have to learn about advertising, social marketing, shipping, the internet, dealers and a plethora of other stuff you might not have imagined when you started out. It’s enough to make a builder want to throw in the towel. Fortunately for us, Austin at Mercy Seat Effects forged ahead undaunted by the...

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Interview: Reeves Gabrels
Mar04

Interview: Reeves Gabrels

Since the 1980s, Reeves Gabrels has paved a musical career that has included stints as a guitarist, songwriter, singer and music producer. He’s composed musical scores for both video games and movies and his versatility and virtuosity has put him in collaboration with well known musicians around the globe including David Bowie and Robert Smith. Currently he fronts Reeves Gabrels and His Imaginary Friends based out of East...

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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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