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Reviews, Digitech »

Tuesday, June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Its hard to believe Digitech originally released the groundbreaking Whammy pedal in 1989. Since then, the pedal has definitely earned its place in pedal board history and it is guaranteed to be emulated in any modern generation multi-fx unit. I think back to some of my all time favorite songs and al... [More]

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Reviews, Boss »

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

To say the Boss GT-10 was a polarizing device is an understatement the likes of saying Warren Buffet is rich. Several of the higher gain amp models contained an unnatural, prominent, upper mid frequency peak which took on the name "Cocked Wah" (as in an engaged wah pedal set in the middle of its swe... [More]

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Reviews, Digitech »

Friday, March 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

For those who've followed FrugalGuitarist.com for a while, it should be no surprise that I'm a fan of Digitech gear. I've owned a piece of their gear for just about as long as I've been playing guitar as they are one of those companies which always offers a great balance of professional features at ... [More]

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Reviews, Epiphone »

Monday, January 9, 2012 | 6 Comments

Epiphone recently launched their new ES-339 series offering a supped up Ultra model featuring a USB output and Nanomag pickup system and the more traditional Pro version. As you may know, I'm a sucker for a semi-hollow...and that goes double for small bodied versions. Needless to say, when I caught ... [More]

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Reviews, Zoom »

Sunday, November 27, 2011 | 7 Comments

The G3 is Japanese multi-fx manufacturer Zoom's latest product introducing their new proprietary ZFX-IV processor which serves up 13 amp models and 94 effects. The inputs and outputs the G3 offers considering its compact size (roughly 2 1/2 Boss pedals on a board) is impressive: 1/4" input with a sw... [More]

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GFS, Reviews »

Friday, November 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Along with the Fuzz Face and perhaps the Crybaby, the Ibanez Tube Screamer is one of those pedals which is often found in every pedal junky’s collection. This little green monster famous for its midrange bump and smooth overdrive was made absolutely legendary by none other than Stevie Ray Vaug... [More]

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Reviews, Zoom »

Thursday, September 8, 2011 | 2 Comments

The Challenge So, my group the Will Chen Trio was in the planning stages of recording our first "album" (more like an EP, but not sure if any of these terms really apply in the digital age) and the age old question was number one on the list, how are we going to afford this? While the cost of tracki... [More]