New Dwarfcraft Gears Releases
Feb10

New Dwarfcraft Gears Releases

From the land of innovation and experimentation (and beer and cheese), comes the pedal we’ve been warned about for months. Yes, the pre-order is happening, the anticipation has been ratcheted and the demos have slowly spilt onto the internet like fresh blood onto a white surface in an indie horror movie. Keep your pants on and you might make it to the credits for this one. Gears has finally arrived from Dwarfcraft. Pay...

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Heptode Winner Review
Jan21

Heptode Winner Review

Earlier this month we announced the winner of the Heptode Virtuoso. It was Sean W. of Maple Ridge, B.C. It took awhile for the pedal to traverse both countries, but it finally arrived and from the picture below it looks like they are getting along just fine. This is what Sean had to say after playing it: “I have to say this pedal sounds awesome. Way better than I thought …and my expectations were already high. I can only...

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Heptode Virtuoso Giveaway – And the winner is…
Jan12

Heptode Virtuoso Giveaway – And the winner is…

First, we want to thank all our members for jamming our database full of new manufacturers and pedals over the course of this last contest. The humans here at Pedal Finder had to keep a brisk pace to stay on top of all the new entries in order to do the process justice. At the end of the day we learned about dozens of new builders we didn’t know about before, pulled in some great reviews from experienced musicians and gathered a...

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Brief History of Guitar Effects: NPR
Dec15

Brief History of Guitar Effects: NPR

NPR did a really fun piece on the history of effects pedals as part of their ‘Voices Within the Music’ program. Even though it’s only a little over 5 minutes long, they manage to cram in a start to finish article, hitting on some great highlights along the way including a few myths that may or may not be true. The article focuses mainly on the comments of pedal builder Mike Piera of Analog Man and guitarist Nels...

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Physics Punk Pedals Tone Bender Giveaway — And the Winner is…
Sep26

Physics Punk Pedals Tone Bender Giveaway — And the Winner is…

Today we announce the winner of the Physics Punk Pedals Tone Bender giveaway. But first, we want to thank everyone for taking time out of their busy days to submit pedals, leave reviews and associate artists. It’s the knowledge of our members that make Pedal Finder a valuable resource when searching for new tones and pedal effects. It is our hope that as the site continues to grow it can become a home for gear nerds and the...

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