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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How to sound like John Mayer on a budget

In this blog we are going to look at an artist who often divides people’s opinions when it comes to musical taste, but someone who nobody can deny is a modern day guitar hero, and a gifted player. John Mayer is one of the most successful musicians of the last 20 years, and is well known for albums such as … 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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