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05/04/2018
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The Secret History of Guitar Effects Pedals

A Short History The sound of a guitar -as pure as it is- has been modified by performers for decades. The first amplifiers & portable PA systems came out in the 1920’s but were not originally intended for the guitar. Trumpets and trombones in the brass section ruled the roost in big bands of the time, pushing the guitar aside until it founds its voice with amplification. Unfortunately the first amplifiers didn’t sound so great, producing a very thin, almost reed like tone (think wet fart down a broken Clarinet,... Read More

20/01/2016

Seymour Duncan Annouce The Catalina Chorus – A Lush Dynamic Chorus Guitar Pedal

Seymour Duncan are probably the biggest name in aftermarket pickups, but that certainly doesn’t show off the range of their expertise. Alongside being giants of the pickup world, they’ve also delved into creating guitars, amps and effects pedals over the years. Recently after revitalising their pedal range over the last year or so, a new pedal emerges! If you’re unfamiliar with Seymour Duncan pedals definitely check out the range, as they’re excellently built and sound great: Seymour Duncan Pedal Range Their new offering is a chorus pedal, the Catalina Chorus.... Read More