Pedal Finder’s Call For Bands
Oct08

Pedal Finder’s Call For Bands

Gear, gear, gear. We love to talk about gear. New gear, old gear. Big gear, small gear. All the time gear! But, what good is gear in a vacuum? At the end of day if we don’t see and hear this gear, then we might as well be living with Schrodinger’s cat. The fact is, we don’t just buy gear to look at (most of us) we buy gear to play. Especially with others. That’s why Pedal Finder is going to start spending time posting about your band....

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Built to Spill Doug Martsch
Sep09

Built to Spill Doug Martsch

It was 1992 when Doug Martsch formed Built to Spill with the idea that he would have rotating members with himself as the anchor. Over the last 20 years he’s purposefully wandered – with solemn confidence – through 8 studio albums and countless other recordings – each emerging from his own hand with his distinct signature tone and melody. Along the way, he’s incorporated a tightly-knit crew of revolving, talented...

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Mother Mother Pedalboards
Jul15

Mother Mother Pedalboards

Mother Mother is a band that originally hailed from Quadra Island off the coast of Vancouver, British Columbia – which, as it happens, is now the place that they are calling home. Although most commonly associated in print as an indie rock band, they are so much more than that genre. I should admit before I go any further, that I’m a huge fan of this Canadian group of artists consisting of Ryan Guldemond on guitar and...

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Ride Pedalboard Overview
May22

Ride Pedalboard Overview

A week ago I saw a picture of some pedalboards from the band Ride posted on Gear Talk. I wanted to take a few moments and look at them a little closer. What’s fun about getting pictures of pedalboards like this is you can use Pedal Finder to identify something that may be a bit blurry that you can’t quite make out. You do this by using the ‘Search by Look’ feature. For instance, on the pedalboard below the blue...

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