Monthly Archives: October 2011

Hardware Pedal for VST Amp Sims

SM Pro V-pedal

This might be the coolest thing I’ve seen in… well, a long while! A hardware pedal you can load your regular VST amp sims into and bring to rehearsal or a gig. To quote the manufacturer SM Pro: It’s no secret that some of the very best guitar tones and effects are now being created […]

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Freddie Mercury reborn?

There’s a contest to be in a touring queen cover band called Queen Extravaganza. I think Freddie’s spot is pretty much filled: There’s a contest to be in a touring queen cover band called Queen Extravaganza. I think Freddie’s spot is pretty much filled:

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Build Your Own Pedal

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Feeling handy for the coming holidays? One of my long-term ideas for a summer or christmas holiday projects is to build a guitar from parts. I think I’m going to start with a smaller project though – building an effects pedal (aka stomp box). There are a bunch of companies selling complete kits with metal […]

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New Pickup Bought

Just scored a used Duncan Custom at a good price. So now I have three pickups lying around waiting for me to get some free time for soldering… One SD Custom, one SD Jazz and one SD 59. Just scored a used Duncan Custom at a good price. So now I have three pickups lying […]

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