RAT RACE: Ten Guitarists who love the ProCo RAT!

The RAT was developed in the basement of the ProCo factory in Michigan, USA in 1978. “Yes, there were literally rats down there” says creator Scott Burnham. He stumbled upon the unique sound when he attached the wrong resistor to an in-progress distortion machine. From there, during the 1980s, the RAT took over the guitar world with its screeching distortion … Continue reading

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Legendary Guitarists Who Have Used the BOSS DS-1

There’s no doubt that the BOSS DS-1 is among the most popular effects pedals around, providing cheap but incredible quality distortion to everyone round the globe. The BOSS DS-1 has even been used by some of the most famous and some of the best guitarists in the world, and in this blog I’ll be taking you on a sensational journey … Continue reading

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BOSS announce new effects pedal board & Katana Amp

Boss have just announced some new products in time for Namm and they look awesome! First up is a new flagship effects pedalboard to take on the likes of the Helix/Headrush models currently dominating the market. The GT-1000 will be priced at £879 and boasts AIRD technology (Augmented Impulse Response Dynamics) that incorporates Boss’s acclaimed Tube Logic to create a … Continue reading

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Top Effects Pedals of 2017

Well that was a quick year If you love a good end of year list then this is for you! We take a look back at our favourite new releases of 2017 that have been popular in store and online. In no particular order we will list pedals that have had guitarists excited this year. Because we all know… You … Continue reading

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