Guitar Amps and Effects

Guitar PedalsAre you looking for information on guitar amps and effects? Given the propensity of many guitar players to buy a lot of equipment and turn themselves into "gear heads" there is no shortage of information out there. On this page you will find the answers to all sorts of questions about amplifiers, effects pedals and guitar setup.

Jan16
Marshall Amp Logo

Here is the lowdown on British bass guitar amplifiers. We detail the similarities and differences between the various amps and give you some help choosing.

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Dec16
Peavey Guitar Amp

This is the second installment on buying a guitar amp. We will focus here on the intermediate player and go a bit deeper into the quest for tone.

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Nov12

Loup Garou

What is the effects loop? And what are the basic rules about the order of effects you are using. This article will try and spell these things out for you.

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Sep19

This is the first of two articles on choosing a guitar amp. This part deals with choices faces beginners.

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Sep18

Breaking The Law

Murphy’s Law says that anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. The more electronics and gear you use, the greater the chance of something not working.

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Sep04

GAS Powered

Many guitarists end up buying gear compulsively. This disorder is known in music circles as GAS: Gear Acquisition Syndrome.

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