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Electro-Harmonix Soul Food Overdrive Pedal Review

Electro-Harmonix Soul Food Overdrive Pedal – $89 PROS: Ultra cheap price point, flexible as a boost or an overdrive pedal. CONS: None. In the guitar world there are some legends, borne out of rarity and cost. In some cases its rep is over-inflated or exaggerated. Electro-Harmonix’s Soul food brings some of that sonic rarity, and […]Read More »

DigiTech TRIO Band Creator Takes “Best in Show” at NAMM 2015

DigiTech is proud to announce that its new TRIO Band Creator pedal just received a coveted “Best In Show Award” at the 2015 NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA. DigiTech has introduced the TRIO Band Creator Pedal, providing the ability to create a band that plays along with the user. The TRIO Band Creator Pedal listens […]Read More »

BeatBuddy Drum Machine Pedal Review

PROS: Flexible, great sounds, simple-to-use. CONS: Editing software is only available (at this time) for Windows. PRICE: $349 Drum machines have always served a purpose in a studio, but were limiting for live use; the BeatBuddy guitar pedal/drum machine hybrid takes the consistent performance of the machine and adds the ability to manipulate things on […]Read More »

Performer’s Ultimate Guide to Modulation FX Part 2

[Editor’s note – read last month’s issue or head here to catch up on part one, in which we discuss tremolo, vibrato, chorus, flange and more.] PHASING Often confused with the previous chorus and flange, this can be attributed to the way these effects are created, but the differences are noticeable when you know what to […]Read More »

Source Audio SoundBlox 2 Multiwave Distortion Pedal Review

PROS: Good selection of distortions, flexible controls. CONS: None. PRICE: $169 Multi mode programmable effects have been known to be tricky to work with; menus, parameters, patches and banks can make things tough. Source Audio has brought all the plusses of programmable distortion with the simplicity of a stompbox: The SoundBlox 2 Multiwave Distortion Pedal. […]Read More »

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