Best Guitar Picks, Effects Pedals, & Accessories

  • [REVIEW] Electro-Harmonix Blurst Pedal

    Performer Magazine goes hands-on with the Electro-Harmonix Blurst Modulated Filter Pedal in our latest stompbox review. Electro-Harmonix has a history of making filter effects, and their Blurst...

  • [REVIEW] EarthQuaker Devices Space Spiral Pedal

    Performer Magazine reviews the EarthQuaker Devices Space Spiral Delay Pedal, a unique modulated delay stompbox that is great at both extreme and subtle settings.  Some effects...

  • Trace Elliot Transit A Review

    Usually most multi-effects pedals are meant for electric guitars, meaning acoustic guitarists tend to get left out in the cold. But the new Trace Elliot...

  • [REVIEW] Elixir Optiweb Guitar Strings

    The new Elixir Optiweb Coated Electric Guitar Strings are basically our new favorite strings. Find out why below… We’ve been big fans of Elixir strings for years....

  • [REVIEW] Fuzzrocious M.O.T.H. Pedal

    Does the Fuzzrocious M.O.T.H. (Multi Overdrive Tremolo Hex) pedal deserve a spot on your fuzzed-out pedalboard? Let’s find out… The fuzz/overdrive side of things are pretty...

  • [REVIEW] Gruv Gear FretWraps

    Gruv Gear FretWraps offer a unique string dampening solution for guitarists and bassists alike. Read the full review below for more. Good technique separates the pros from...

  • D&A Gig Strap Review

    Does the new D&A Gig Strap actually help guitarists soften the blow to their shoulders and back during long sets? Let’s find out… When we met...

  • DS Guitar Engineering Chronograph Review

    PROS: Great idea, bright display, works on any pedalboard power supply. CONS: None. PRICE: $49.99 The statement “timing is everything” carries more weight in music...

  • [REVIEW] BAE Hot Fuzz

    Does the BAE Hot Fuzz Pedal have what it takes to earn a spot on your pedal board? Performer Magazine got our hands on one to...

  • MEET YOUR MAKER: Vertex Effects

    VERTEX EFFECTS BACKGROUND I got my start building pedalboards in 2009, thanks to Josh Smith (my first major client).  Through Josh, I quickly started building...