Magnatone Giveawya

September 2014

Reviews: Effects

EarthQuaker Devices Rainbow Machine Pedal Review

August 10, 2012
The huge range of unique, practical, and downright bonkers sounds within the Rainbow Machine makes it an ideal studio tool that can transform hooks and solos from ordinary to arresting.
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Rainger FX Dr Freakenstein Fuzz Pedal Review

August 10, 2012
While it’s easiest to envision it as a recording tool, the ferociously loud and cutting voice of the Dr Freakenstein Fuzz makes it a great candidate for live situations where you’re less interested in tonal purity.
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Mad Professor Golden Cello Pedal Review

July 9, 2012
As far as stompbox names go, “Golden Cello” is a lot to live up to—evoking thoughts of singing, harmonically rich tones, muted heavenly light, and a prized relic from
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Crushsound Farmer's Mill Pedal Review

July 9, 2012
Sometimes, in the quest for buttery, singing, and perfect diamond-like tones, you can forget about the twisted potential of stompboxes, how beautifully demented their creators can be, and what
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Wren and Cuff Caprid Pedal Review

July 9, 2012
The art of stompbox cloning is, at best, an inexact science. A lot of the most classic pedals vary wildly from specimen to specimen—mocking that pillar of empirical science,
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Fractal Axe-FX II Preamp FX Processor Review

July 9, 2012
“This thing is the greatest invention ever for electric guitarists,” Dweezil Zappa told Premier Guitar at last year’s LA Amp Show as he gushed over Fractal Audio’s new Axe-Fx
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J. Rockett Audio Designs Alien Echo Pedal Review

June 8, 2012
In the Alien Echo, intangibles come together in a user-friendly and intuitive pedal that also coaxes remarkable analog-like performance from a digital circuit.
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Walrus Audio Voyager Pedal Review

June 8, 2012
A quality build that’s fit for a space program and tones that transcend the sounds of the classics.
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Floorboard Multi-Effects Roundup: Fender Mustang Floor, Boss GT-100, and Zoom G5

June 6, 2012
Looking for the latest in multi-effect floorboards? We put three of the newest offerings to the test.
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Mojo Hand Nebula IV Phaser Pedal Review

May 11, 2012
The Nebula IV phase pedal does a very cool job of melding vintage inspiration and modern construction.
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