December 2020

J. Rockett Audio

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Rig Rundown: Revocation & Gargoyl's Dave Davidson

August 26, 2020
He fronts two menacing bands with his “Ferrari-like” signature Jackson, but he’s also got a soft spot for his vintage ES-335.
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Increase Your IQ on EQ

July 24, 2020
Did you know that, with careful tweaking, an EQ can be among the most useful and drastic tone-altering pedals on your board? Here are 10 to check out.
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J. Rockett Audio Designs APE - Summer Gear Slam 2020

July 13, 2020
See how you can add analog warmth and Echoplex-style drive to your sterile digital delay.
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J. Rockett Audio Designs Announces the Broverdrive

May 15, 2020
A musical overdrive that is designed it cop single-coil chewiness and heavier humbucker tones.
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Klon vs. Klone: 5 Affordable Stomps Go Head to Head with a Gold Original

April 17, 2020
Hear how close the EHX Soul Food, J. Rockett Archer, NUX Horseman, Wampler Tumnus, and Way Huge Conspiracy Theory come to nailing the tone of a legend.
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J. Rockett APE: The Premier Guitar Review

March 17, 2020
Liven up your lame digital delay with the ultimate EP-3-style booster.
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J. Rockett Audio Announces the APE

November 25, 2019
A pedal-sized recreation of a classic preamp.
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Rig Rundown: Arielle

June 19, 2019
Inspired by the lutherie skills of Brian May and the tonal essence of Eric Johnson, this self-proclaimed “classic-folk rocker” shows off her acoustic and electric setups.
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Mark Lettieri’s Fearless Funk

May 23, 2019
How one of the funkiest guitarists on Earth graduated from Silicon Valley backyard parties to Snarky Puppy and Madison Square Garden, and how he made his new album, Deep: The Baritone Sessions.
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J Rockett Audio Designs Releases the Juice Joint

April 15, 2019
It's not a power supply, but a power distributor.
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Rig Rundown: The Struts

February 20, 2019
One of the U.K.’s most buzzed-about rock bands shares the stories behind gear with two settings—loud and louder.
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Pedal Alley 2019: Reader Boards

February 14, 2019
Whether it’s collections of old-school straightforward stomps or elaborate circuits for spacey experimentation, each year we’re blown away by the different pedalboard setups our readers come up with. Here’s a dozen for the tonal takeaway.
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J Rockett Audio Designs Releases the Monkeyman

November 14, 2018
A tweed amp-in-a-box pedal with built-in spring reverb emulation.
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J. Rockett Audio Design Releases the Mr. Moto

August 7, 2018
A combo pedal that combines spring reverb with tremolo.
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J. Rockett Audio Designs Releases Archer Clean/Color Boost

April 26, 2018
The pedal sports an exact recreation of the famed Klon's clean boost circuit.
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Guthrie Trapp: Man of a Thousand Gigs

April 12, 2018
With a new album showcasing his stylistic breadth and a relentless schedule of performing, recording, and teaching, the Nashville Tele-monster keeps the pedal to the floor.
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Mark Lettieri Live at PG

April 6, 2018
One of today's most inventive jazz-fusion guitarists talks about developing your voice as an improviser, working with Snarky Puppy, and life on the road.
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J. Rockett Audio Designs Releases the 10th Anniversary JET Series

March 20, 2018
The lineup includes the Touch OD, Steampunk Buffer/Boost, Immortal Echo, and Squeegee Compressor.
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Rig Rundown: Snarky Puppy

February 28, 2018
Arguably the most danceable jazz band around gives us some insights to the gear they use to keep the audience grooving.
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J. Rockett Audio Designs Introduces the Mark Lettieri Signature Melody Overdrive

February 26, 2018
The collaboration resulted in a six-band EQ that incorporates elements of the company's Dude, Blue Note, and Majestic pedals.
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