Psychedelic Effects Pedals
Oct15

Psychedelic Effects Pedals

Genres, Genres, Genres. Everyone’s always trying to pigeon-hole music into genres. Ask a musician what type of music they play and you’ll get more waffling than an all-you-can-eat pancake house during a Sunday brunch service. And I get it — I’ve done it. Each one of us plays music so unique it couldn’t possibly be tethered by the made-up constraints of a world so enamored by what’s on the radio....

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Electro-Harmonix: Turnip Greens
Oct14

Electro-Harmonix: Turnip Greens

With so many new pedals coming out every week, it can be hard to stay on top of things. So please forgive us when we say that we forgot to tell you about a fairly new pedal from Electro-Harmonix – Turnip Greens. This pedal is part Holy Grail Max Reverb and part Soul Food Overdrive all smashed into one attractive pedal in a double enclosure. The original Holy Grail Max Reverb has four unique settings, spring, hall, plate and...

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Dawner Prince – Viberator Now Shipping
Oct13

Dawner Prince – Viberator Now Shipping

Like books, pedals don’t tell us a lot about themselves from the outside. Sure, a big ‘ole mean pedal in matte black might tip our minds to thinking of darker tones like the Metal Zone, but black doesn’t always mean distortion, just ask the MXR M152 Micro Flanger.  The outside of pedal (and the inside of the pedal for that matter) also doesn’t say much about who it is that put it together. That’s why from time to time we...

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The Universe of Vox
Oct07

The Universe of Vox

We got a new builder in the database! Vox is one of those builders that’s been around for a while and has garnered some huge history over the years. They were founded after World War II, in England by Thomas Walter Jennings. At the time, his business was called the Jennings Organ Company. His first big hit was a self-powered keyboard he called the Univox. However, once Jennings came face to face with a guitar amplifier for the first...

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Strymon Deco Tape Saturation and Doubletracker
Oct03

Strymon Deco Tape Saturation and Doubletracker

Fridays are all about fun and anticipation. This Friday’s dose of fun comes courtesy of Strymon and their new Deco Tape Saturation and Doubletracker which is available now for pre-order only. With this compact pedal you can achieve a ton of great tones such as a thick shake, a flange filter, an off center, vintage doubles, harmonics, a space blues, a rocking chair, lagging in stereo, tape flange and a saturated burst. How do I know?...

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The Tone Bender MKs
Sep24

The Tone Bender MKs

I hope by now you have heard that Pedal Finder is giving away a Physics Punk Pedals Tone Bender. If you haven’t and want to learn how easy it is to enter, check it out here. According to owner/builder Gerald Good, the PPP Bender is ”is a custom-built silicon fuzz based on the Sola Sound / Vox MkIII Tone Bender. It’s similar in sound to other 60s fuzz designs but has an added tone control for more flexibility. Out of the many...

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