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Tips and Tricks for Guitar Pedal Order

Tips and Tricks for Guitar Pedal Order

There is a lot that goes into getting that sound in your head to come out of your amp’s speakers. And this process is of course first to be addressed in the form of what guitar and amp you are using. Yet pedals and the order in which you use them can also play a huge role in getting the tone...
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A Guide to Stacking Drive Pedals

A Guide to Stacking Drive Pedals

[This article contains affiliate links, As an affiliate, I earn from qualifying purchases.] In the recording world, gain staging is very useful and important thing engineers know all about. As guitar players, we can take the idea of gain staging and apply...

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Product Spotlight: Mythos Pedals

Product Spotlight: Mythos Pedals

We are truly in the Golden Age of guitar gear. There are more great options than ever before, and things just keep getting better. While guitars and amps are definitely following this trend, it rings even more true with effect...

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Your First Pedalboard: Things to Keep in Mind

Your First Pedalboard: Things to Keep in Mind

t is almost a certainty that at some point in your guitar playing journey you will do a deep dive into pedals. For many, effects are a great way to expand your tonal palette and make playing guitar even more fun. Yet, there is actually quite a bit involved once you start talking about playing through multiple pedals. For your first couple of stompboxes, you might be fine just daisy-chaining...
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Loopers: All You Need to Know

Loopers: All You Need to Know

Loopers. Regardless of genera or skill level most of us have a use for one. Practicing, performing, or for just playing by yourself, these sound on sound devices can make the guitar much more interesting. If you’re in the market for your first or next looper there are a few tips and specific...
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Introducing D'Addario XT Strings

Introducing D'Addario XT Strings

f you have ever taken the time to experiment with different strings, you’ll be well aware of their importance. Things like gauge size and what alloy your stings are made of have a big impact on both the tone and feel of your instrument. Additionally, all brands...
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3 Incredibly Weird (but Cool) Guitar Accessories

3 Incredibly Weird (but Cool) Guitar Accessories

The guitar industry has come up with some wildly innovative tools and accessories that have bettered the instrument. Things like locking tuners, wireless systems, and digital amps where all at one time or another considered quite weird. However, nowadays products like these now seem quite...
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My Guitar Has No Sound

My Guitar Has No Sound

Now we are starting to get to the point that many people would just opt to take their guitar in for repair. However, if you have the time and know-how, there is a lot that a meter can tell you in regard to the condition...
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Top 5 Must-Have Accessories for Gigging Guitarists

Top 5 Must-Have Accessories for Gigging Guitarists

f you play out than you know having the right tool for the job can make or break your night. Forgetting these accessories or not owing them at all could be holding back your ease of performance. In fact, I have seen all of the ones listed here be instrumental in the success of a show. So, make some space...
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