Chris Shiflett – Pedalboard – Foo Fighters
Oct24

Chris Shiflett – Pedalboard – Foo Fighters

Last Friday was the premier of HBO’s Sonic Highways which is a new series where the Foo Fighters go to various cities and recording studios to record their upcoming release also called Sonic Highways. The concept is for the band to go to cities that have influenced or impacted them in some way, and to really discover the history of that city. Dave Grohl would then write lyrics about that experience and record in that city....

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Big Sale On Small Clones
Oct23

Big Sale On Small Clones

Cloned pedals offer the opportunity to get a great tone at a price that won’t require you to sell a vital organ. The problem with clones is that lots of people make them, but not many people do them right. In fact, you can get some builders who do a specific clone perfectly, but the rest of their attempts to hold true to the original may fall short. This is why Pedal Finder offers reviews on all pedals. It’s best to look around and...

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Greer Amplification
Oct22

Greer Amplification

Just a real quick shout-out to mention that we have a new manufacturer ‘in the house’ as they say. Greer Amplifications began in 1998 and like many builders, Nick Greer started out building effects for friends. One success led to another and soon the demand for Greer’s unique stomps grew along with their experience and hunger to produce a bigger variety of effects. Not only do they create effects using the finest quality ingredients,...

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Jimmy Page Talks Distortion Pedals
Oct21

Jimmy Page Talks Distortion Pedals

Longevity isn’t something that many bands can boast about. And I’m not talking about being an actual band for a really long time, but also having music that lasts throughout the decades regardless of how many albums you have under your belt. It’s hard to capture a moment of sound that will hold relevance for ages to come, but that’s exactly what Led Zeppelin did during the course of their reign of Rock and...

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Pedal Finder: Week In Review
Oct17

Pedal Finder: Week In Review

Another week down and I’m still no closer to finishing that Jimi Hendrix inspired birdhouse I started in 8th grade. In case you’ve been busy building your own ‘27 club’ inspired birdhouse let us tell you what you missed. Mod Tone Pedals at Screaming Prices Right now at Amazon you can find a few Modtone pedals at screaming deals. The Modtone Speedbox Distortion Pedal is selling for $45.35 (MSRP: $119.99).   The Modtone MT-CB Clean...

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Looperstar Effects: Gold Digger
Oct16

Looperstar Effects: Gold Digger

Looperstar is a boutique effects pedal builder stationed in England and run by Dave Adkins. He produces a line of pedals ranging from boosts and fuzzes to loopers and true-bypass boxes. Recently Looperstar effects teamed up with Matthew Bolger and Emelie Lidström, an Irish/Swedish creative duo based in Malmö, Sweden that go by the name M&E and produced the Gold Digger Fuzz Pedal. A sweet little number that recreates the vintage...

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