Foxpedal Defector Fuzz

A Muff Big With Features

Anyone running a Muff with just a tone control can probably share a couple experiences where they kicked it on and just disappeared from the mix entirely. I’ve had this problem a lot myself, and since then I’ve been seeking out control over those precious, cutting frequencies in my fuzzes...


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October 10, 2016 Written by Rodger van Raalte 0 comments

Flux Effects Liquid Ambience

Send your tone into the stratosphere

I was lucky enough to meet Michael Weavers (owner of Flux Effects) at the Signal Chain launch party last year. Apart from just being a really rad guy - hearing about his approach to building, designing and delivering a product like no other was really exciting. Basically, he sold me on the spot and I went home with a Liquid Ambience in my hand.

I haven't been disappointed a moment since.

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June 07, 2015 Written by Paul Hanna 0 comments

Strymon Flint

Set Your Tone On Fire!

I love reverb. Love it. Love, love, love it! And, I wanted a great reverb pedal on my board. Actually, if I’m honest, I wanted two great reverb pedals on my board. Something subtle that would be always on and something really big, like a large cathedral with a little bit of modulation for swells and ambient stuff...

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May 18, 2015 Written by Chris Strutt 0 comments

Bondi Effects Del Mar Overdrive


A Classic Twosome

The Del Mar by Bondi Effects is a truly amazing overdrive pedal that stands out from the endless sea of overdrives out there, and with its versatility you get a whole lot of value for a reasonable price.


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May 29, 2015 Written by Rodger van Raalte 0 comments

Bondi Effects Sick As MkII Overdrive

Beauty That's Far More Than Skin Deep

Now and then a pedal comes along that simply ticks all the boxes; the Bondi Effects Sick As Overdrive is just one of those pedals. Jon Ashley from Bondi Effects has made a big splash in the boutique effects scene with this fantastic pedal, and it has certainly become one of my personal favourites. So what's so good about this sea-foam hued box of tone?

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May 06, 2015 Written by Rodger van Raalte 0 comments

Walrus Audio Julia Chorus/Vibrato

Set sail with the 'Julia' Chorus/Vibrato

Riding the Chorus wave from the murky depths is Walrus Audio with their mythical Julia Chorus/Vibrato, a new and exciting take on an effect we had all but left to drown. As the landscape of music changes and the social acceptance of modulation returns to the world of guitar, the Julia is a welcome addition and a whole lot of fun!


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March 22, 2016 Written by Chris Strutt 0 comments