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Effects Pedals

11/12/2020

Getting Ready To Relaunch Tonebuddy

Sneaky peak at some of the marketing material we are putting together for the relaunch of our pedal rental business. Currently called ToneBuddy we are changing the name to The Pedal Club. The new website will launch in early 2021 and will focus not just on pedal rentals, but also new and used pedal sales. As well as over 500 pedals for rent we also have over 100 used pedals to go live with so far. We will be grading and refurbishing each one of them ensuring you get a... Read More

03/03/2020
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FREE T-SHIRT! When you test a Gamechanger Audio pedal in store

We are pleased to announce that we have added Gamechanger Audio to our arsenal of effects pedals at Sound Affects. Although there are only three pedals in their current line up, they are some of the most original and innovative pedals we have seen and we can’t wait to see this brand grow. To celebrate the arrival of Gamechanger Audio at Sound Affects we are giving customers a FREE T-Shirt when they demo a pedal in our store. Simply ask a member of staff to demo a Gamechanger Audio pedal... Read More

18/07/2019
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One Knob Wonder Pedals!

Sometimes you don’t want to be over faced with choice and the order of the day is a swift dive in at the deep end. While it’s always nice to be able to pick from an infinite choice of tones and settings, occasionally you have a sound in your head that you want to get to as quickly as possible. That’s where single-knob guitar pedals can have the edge over multi-control effects. In this post, we will look at some of the most interesting options available.   EarthQuaker Devices Erupter... Read More

11/07/2019
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2 Brand New BOSS Pedals Just Announced!

BOSS RC-10R RHYTHM LOOP STATION Song-Based Looper and Smart Rhythm Machine for Modern Music Creators CLICK HERE TO PRE-ORDER Hamamatsu, Japan, July 11th, 2019 — BOSS introduces the RC-10R Rhythm Loop Station, the latest addition to its long-running family of Loop Station products. Combining song-based looping, organic rhythms, and class-leading sound in a compact package, the RC-10R gives musicians an expressive new tool for developing ideas and making stage performances more dynamic and compelling. Designed for in-the-moment music creation, the RC-10R brings loops and rhythms together in a powerful, interactive... Read More

24/05/2019
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Eight Of The Best Overdrive Pedals

Overdrives. There are hundreds. But which have risen to the top like tone-shaping croutons in an otherwise confusing bowl of soup? Some classics have maintained a presence in the Google searches of new guitarists everywhere, while new models nip at the heels of these pedalboard stalwarts. Here we will take a look at both and hopefully clear a path through the undergrowth.   Fulltone OCD Both a favourite of reviewers and players alike, the Fulltone OCD has become one of the most popular overdrive pedals on the market. Contrary to... Read More

19/03/2019
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Six New Fender Effects Pedals Revealed At NAMM 2019!

Here’s what Fender had to say about their six new effects pedals: MTG Tube Distortion Many pedals try to emulate the sound of tube breakup; we decided instead of emulating tube distortion, we’d use actual vacuum tubes and give you the real deal in a compact pedal. The heart of the MTG’s design is a NOS (New Old Stock) US-made 6205 preamp tube. 3-Band EQ with Tight control and switchable boost—with its own Level and Boost controls—makes it easy to dial-in just the right sound. “Co-designed with Bruce Egnater, the... Read More

05/03/2019

DOWNLOAD: Line 6 Helix Jimi Hendrix Preset

Our good friend Andy Hillier has created an awesome Jimi Hendrix preset for the Line 6 Helix. You can download the preset here and watch how it was created in the following video. This preset will give you classic ‘Wind Cries Mary’ cleans to ‘Purple Haze’ Octaver fuzz tones. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PRESET

05/03/2019

DOWNLOAD: Line 6 Helix Slash Sweet Child O’ Mine Preset

Andy has been at it again and created an iconic artist tone for the Line 6 Helix.  This time he has re-created the Sweet Child O’ Mine lead guitar tones.  Want to sound like Slash? Well now you can… Download the presets below and watch the video to see how they were created.  INTRO – CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PRESET SOLO – CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PRESET