From the frigid coastal region just off Lake Ontario; enriched by remnants of old Industrial buildings gathered around the Genesee River’s High Falls, a city deep in the heart of the rust belt being home to several flour mills, Kodak, Xerox, the Institute of Technology and vast film archives and photography exhibits inside the George Eastman Museum. Rochester, NY […]
On the bench a couple weeks back was a pedalboard build for Dan Wilson. Dan plays guitar for the band Dommengang, who are a stoner rock band based here in Los Angeles. This board had to be completed in just a few days as Dan was headed over to Europe to start a tour with […]
One of my biggest concerns while traveling (either teching or playing) is having a decent and reliable amplifier to work with. If your band is doing one show or a short run that involves a lot of hectic travel you’re probably not going to have your normal rig easily accessible.
There have been many articles about upgrading Squier guitars and modding them with better parts. One of the more popular models being the J Mascis Signature Squier Jazzmaster.
Why does the world need another tube screamer? Well, that is the question Jamie Stillman, the brains behind Earthquaker Devices asked himself before building what is now their spin on the classic overdrive/distortion, the Palisades. If I’m being honest with you all (and I’m not) I was never always a tube screamer player.
I first met Brad when Polar Bear Club was on tour with Taking Back Sunday. He was out with them Drum Teching at the time, which was a new endeavor for him as he normally sticks with Four and Six Stringed instruments.
If you don’t know Fuzzrocious pedals out of New Jersey, now you do…