What our editors saw on the final day of Winter NAMM 2013.

"Hayden and Ashdown have teamed up on an extensive line of guitar and bass pedals named Dr. Green. The hand-built-in-the-UK line launched with a little bit of everything for guitarists and bassists alike: fuzz, distortion, boost, digital delay, reverb, octave, envelope filter, and compression."
Umphrey's McGee's Brendan Bayliss on Led Zeppelin's "Ten Years Gone" | Hooked

Guitarist Brendan Bayliss illustrates how Jimmy Page's mystical playing mixed exotic chords and open strings producing "the most beautiful guitar riff ever written."

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Need an affordable distortion pedal? Look no further.

We live in the golden age of boutique pedals that are loaded with advanced features—many of which were nearly unthinkable a decade or so ago. But there’s something that will always be valuable about a rock-solid dirt box that won’t break your wallet. Here’s a collection of old classics and newly designed stomps that cost less than an average concert ticket.

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A lightweight, portable amp series developed after months of forensic examination of vintage valve amps.

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