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Digital

Fear of Digital

May 17, 2011
The architecture of a basic DSP system. Digital. The very mention of the word causes many guitarists to wince, conjuring memories of harsh, inspiration-crushing tone from early rack gear
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TC Electronic TonePrint Flashback Delay and Looper, Shaker Vibrato, Vortex Flanger, and Corona Chorus Pedal Reviews

March 15, 2011
The TonePrint concept is about options and enabling curious guitarists to shop for sounds, check ’em out, and try new ones—almost like a sonic Netflix.
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Solid Gold FX Electroman Pedal Review

March 15, 2011
The Electroman digital-delay demonstrates an appreciation for both extremes of the Echoplex’s performance envelope, and the know-how to make both straightforward and unusual delay sounds that are practical and inspiring.
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Strymon El Capistan dTape Echo Pedal Review

October 20, 2010
A tape delay with deep options
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Strymon Brigadier Delay, Orbit Flanger, Blue Sky Reverberator, and Ola Chorus & Vibrato Pedal Reviews

June 16, 2010
Four new pedals from Strymon combine old and new technology to recreate vintage-style sounds without the pitfalls.
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Sneak Peek: Line 6 Spider Valve MKII

October 21, 2009
Line 6 Spider Valve MkII 112 40-watt 1x12 Guitar Combo Amp: The Best of Both Worlds
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IK Multimedia Stealth Pedal Review

September 18, 2009
The Stealth Pedal is a USB connector and MIDI controller that comes packaged with IK Multimedia''s software
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Sneak Peek: Marshall MG4 Series

September 18, 2009
Learn about the latest additions to Marshall''s MG Series
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Sneak Peek: Line 6 Spider IV

August 19, 2009
Line 6 recently unveiled their new Spider IV line; here''s the details on the amps
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Digital Delay Roundup: DigiTech Timebender, Guyatone Micro Delay, & Electro-Harmonix #1 Echo

May 20, 2009
A look at three digital delays: DigiTech TimeBender, Guyatone Mighty Micro MDm5 Micro Delaym, and Electro-Harmonix #1 Echo
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