Italy-based Unknown Devices have announced the Ogami Ittō, an effects pedal that packs saturation, distortion and tape delay capabilities within a compact enclosure. Right off the bat, the Ogami Ittō’s unlabelled control scheme may appear slightly confusing, but fortunately, each knob and switch can be reassigned to different functions through a companion editor. Similarly, it’s … Continue reading Saturate, distort and add tape delay to signals with the Ogami Itto effects pedal
API reissues the 312 mic preamp. The 312 was originally used as the front end of the first API recording consoles. The circuitry of the unit was housed in card cages under the front “kneespace” of these early consoles, with only the gain pot mounted to the control surface. Read more… The post New Gear … Continue reading New Gear Alert: API Reissues 312 Mic Pre, Pedal Power from Eventide, iZotope’s Stutter Edit 2 & More
The MOD Dwarf is an open platform for effects, amp simulations, cabinets, virtual instruments, synthesizers and MIDI utilities.… Read More New Programmable Effect Pedal, MOD Dwarf
In celebration of building its 10,000th Cali76 Compact Deluxe, Origin Effects has announced limited reissues of the original full-sized Cali76-TX and TX-L compressor pedals. The two larger originals feature the same compression technology as the Cali76 Compact Deluxe, with the TX version sporting a custom-wound iron core transformer designed to subtly saturate and add extra … Continue reading Origin Effects reissues the Cali76-TX compressor pedal
Boss has revealed the SY-1000, a next-generation synthesiser and modelling processor pedal for guitar and bass. Alongside extensive instrument modelling, the SY-1000 also offers a recreation of the GR-300, the OSC analogue synth engine and a brand new Dynamic Synth. All three offer numerous filter options, but the Dynamic Synth is the most fully-featured, with … Continue reading Boss announces the new SY-1000 synth pedal
The new book from Patch & Tweak author Kim Bjørn focuses on stompboxes and how to get creative with them.
Requests from the former White Stripes frontman Jack White for tweaks to the Plasma Pedal led to the creation of the Plasma Coil.
Best Overall Wah Pedal: Vox V847A Wah Wah Guitar Effects Pedal Vox has always been a favorite when it comes to all kinds of audio equipment, and the wah pedal market is no exception. With the ability to use this pedal everywhere, a free vinyl carry bag, and a beautiful wah effect, this is a … Continue reading Best Wah Pedal For 2019
The Los Angeles Synth and Pedal Expo returns to the Echo Park neighborhood on September 28-29, 2019. In collaboration with local stores Analogue Haven, Noisebug and Truetone Music, the Expo returns to DAF Studios, with an expanded focus on Eurorack builders. The event is free, but organizers ask that you RSVP.… Read More Los Angeles … Continue reading Los Angeles Synth and Pedal Expo, Sept 28-29 in Echo Park
Best Overall Multi-Effects Guitar Pedal: Zoom Electric Guitar Multi Effect Pedal (G1X Four) A fantastic all-around pedal that packs all the latest features and functions you would expect in a premium pedal but comes at an affordable price suitable for all musicians. With 70+ effects, 13 amp models, and even looping functions, this is a … Continue reading Best Multi-Effects Pedal For 2019