November 2018


Mastro Valvola Pedals Unveils the LFO Optical Tremolo

April 17, 2018
The pedal includes an opto-isolator that is controlled by a digital brain.
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Todd Sharp JOAT 20 Review

March 13, 2018
A studio ace's decades of session experience informed this combo's galaxy of tones—and all without a traditional tone stack.
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OnkartGromt Introduces New Effects for Bassists

March 9, 2018
The new additions include the FunkyFellow, TurboTore, and Tremolando.
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Tonal Tinker Toys: Reader Pedalboards 2018

February 23, 2018
When it comes to pedal puzzles and putting together your dream sound rig, there’s no right way—just your way. Check out these boards from your fellow readers, and be inspired!
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NAMM '18 - Boss GT-1000 Guitar Effects Processor Demo & Katana Air

January 31, 2018
The stompbox vets' new tone-stacked board features AIRD (Augmented Impulse Response Dynamics) technology that aims for more nuanced, three-dimensional cab simulations.
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Ernie Ball Music Man Launches the Expression Tremolo Pedal and Updates the the StingRay4 and StingRay5

January 28, 2018
Updated improvements include an enhanced contour that is rounded for more comfort, a sculpted neck joint, and streamlined bridge and saddles.
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NAMM '18 - Milkman Sound The Amp Demo

January 26, 2018
Tim Marcus shows off his 50-watt wonder that includes reverb, tremolo, and several smartly designed features.
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Fender Unveils New Pedal Line

January 25, 2018
The first round of pedals includes a buffer, overdrive, delay, distortion, and tremolo.
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Mattoverse Electronics Releases the Fuzzy Gates

January 22, 2018
The pedal combines fuzz tones with a foot switchable tremolo.
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Boss MD-500 Review

January 8, 2018
Classic Boss stompbox effects in a progressive package.
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Southampton Pedals Introduces the Utility Knife

November 22, 2017
The Canadian handmade stomp is the company's take on modulation that has four high-quality tone-warping effects in a pedalboard-friendly package.
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Fender ’64 Custom Deluxe Reverb Review

November 9, 2017
A long-overdue handwired classic knocks it out of the park with tones and no-brainer mods that more than justify the price.
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Dogmatek Releases the Arctic Wolf Twin Modulator

November 8, 2017
A full stereo, analog/digital-hybrid modulation pedal.
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Nunomo Releases the Grain

November 6, 2017
A tone slicing tremolo pedal.
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Lovell Musiclab Introduces the Shakey Tremolo

November 3, 2017
A transparent tremolo with several different wave form options.
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TC Electronic Launches 8 New Analog Pedals

November 2, 2017
These sturdy stompboxes provide analog warmth with and true bypass circuitry.
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First Look: Fender '64 Custom Deluxe Reverb

September 25, 2017
John Bohlinger grabs four of his favorite guitars to see how this "new" combo purrs and snarls.
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F-Pedals Releases the Tremelon Dual Tremolo

September 19, 2017
A dual-tremolo pedal with individual speed, depth, and volume controls.
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Stone Deaf Tremotron Review

September 18, 2017
A VCA-driven, digitally controlled dual tremolo probes the deepest depths and broadest possibilities of volume modulation.
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Jonny Rock Gear Wave Rider Review

September 15, 2017
Clean, modern tremolo textures and digital control lift this modulator out of the swamp-rock mud.
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