Let's Talk Hot Coals and Rangemasters
Since I started stocking the Tate FX Hot Coals, it's been difficult to unplug it from my setup...Read more
Guitar Pedal Buying Guide: What Do I Need?
All you need to know for putting a pedalboard together, genre by genre...Read more
Guitar Cable: Your Tonal Foundation?
In this guest blog, Chris Buckley, founder of Practical Patch, takes a look at the benefits of owning a good guitar cable...Read more
Valves in Guitar Pedals
In this guest post, Duncan MacKinnon of Stompnorth Pedals explains how valves work and why they still rule the roost in guitar pedals...Read more
What Are Clipping Diodes?
In this guest blog, Alex Millar of Zander Circuitry explains what clipping diodes are, where they are found and why they are used in guitar pedals...Read more
Guitar playing at home: How to get the best sound
How are you supposed to scratch that guitar itch when the other half despises the volume on your amp set to anything more than 0.5 and you're just not feeling it?Read more
Guitar Delay: How To Use It
Guitar delay is a great effect, but what are the best ways to use it?Read more
Recording with guitar pedals - 101
There are two ways of recording with guitar pedals - printing and re-amping...Read more
Digital vs Analogue Guitar Pedals
Whereas analogue pedals are favoured for their imperfections and true distortion, digital pedals have given guitarists access to unique, complicated effects.Read more
What is a true bypass pedal?
You'll see it written in a lot of our product descriptions - 'true bypass'. But what does it mean?
Even if you have pedal(s) on your board turned off, the signal from your guitar has to go through them on its way to the amp.