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The 7 Best EQ Pedals for Guitar and Bass (2022)

The 7 Best EQ Pedals for Guitar and Bass (2022)

EQ pedals are one of the most necessary tools for a successful mix and mastering, whether with a guitar or a bass guitar, or any other instrument. It allows you to cut or boost specific frequencies to fine tone, shape and define your overall sound.Having an EQ pedal on your pedal setup is crucial for guitarists and ...

The 6 Best Envelope Filter Pedals (2022)

The 6 Best Envelope Filter Pedals (2022)

Envelope filter pedals are a great type of guitar pedal that brings in a wah effect that reacts to your playing style. An envelope filter pedal filters out specific frequency ranges of the sound to add or remove high and low frequencies. This reacts to your playing dynamics and therefore should be placed towards ...

The 5 Best Octave Fuzz Pedals (2022)

The 5 Best Octave Fuzz Pedals (2022)

An Octave Fuzz pedal combines the aggressive fuzz distortion with an octave effect that can greatly thicken the sound. It gives you the most aggressive type of distortion you can get. It has been around for decades and it is still the #1 choice for all players who need lots of screaming notes. The trick with ...

Piano Pedals (What They Do, How to Use Them)

Piano Pedals (What They Do, How to Use Them)

If you’ve ever seen the piano, you know there are always pedals to it. But what do those pedals actually do? In this article, we’re going to teach you everything there is to know about pedals on a piano. Standard pianos most commonly have three pedals. From left to right, these are usually a soft pedal, a sostenuto ...

The 6 Best Analog Delay Pedals (2022)

The 6 Best Analog Delay Pedals (2022)

No pedalboard is complete without a good delay pedal and while today’s guitar world is mostly about digital units, there are also many great analog delay pedals with a classic design. Those units are designed especially for sound enthusiasts, those who appreciate the warmth of the analog sound. That’s why I ...

The 7 Best Guitar Preamp Pedals (2022)

The 7 Best Guitar Preamp Pedals (2022)

A guitar preamp is one of the essential parts of every guitar chain, which has a drastic impact on tone shaping. This article explains what they are and which are the best ones to use. A preamp pedal is something you will find in any signal chain of every guitarist in the world. In most cases, it comes as a part ...

How Ed Sheeran Uses Looper Pedals

How Ed Sheeran Uses Looper Pedals

Ed Sheeran is known for his compelling live performances – even as a solo performer, he can create powerful backdrops of sound that seem impossible without the help of a live band. He is a very prominent looper pedal user. How do Looper Pedals work? Looper pedals operate on a simple idea – you record what ...

The 7 Best Looper Pedals for Guitar (2022)

The 7 Best Looper Pedals for Guitar (2022)

Loop pedals were initially quite tricky to develop, as they needed a recording device inside the pedal which could record and then play the recorded signal in a loop. The first loop pedals came to be in the 90s’ and spread over the world like a wildfire. Today, you can find dozens of different looper pedals on the ...

The 6 Best Treble Booster Pedals (2022)

The 6 Best Treble Booster Pedals (2022)

Sometimes overlooked by beginners, treble boosters are some of the most important tools of professionals. Whether it’s a live performance or studio recording, they are an essential part of every pedalboard, as it supplies you with the additional volume of higher frequencies. As most extensions go, your pedalboard ...

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