Bass Effects articles

  • Comparing Both Types of Pedal Setups
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    Comparing Both Types of Pedal Setups - Pros and Cons of Pedalboards vs Multi Effects Pedals

    02/27/14

    Unless you're one of those guitarists or bassists who flat-out refuses to consider digital effects, it’s worth comparing the merits of multi-effects pedals with traditional pedalboard setups, before deciding which type to buy. The purpose here is not to advocate either option, but just to present the advantages and disadvantages of each.

  • Impressive Compression
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    Impressive Compression - The Best Compression Pedals for Guitar and Bass

    02/11/14

    For those who have a tendency to hammer their electric or bass guitars with a heavy attack, or can't play consistent rhythm parts throughout an entire song, a compressor might be the solution. A compression pedal might also prove to be very practical in many cases when you want boost the volume of your instrument or add sustain.

  • Tech 21 Red Ripper Review
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    Tech 21 Red Ripper Review - Profile of a Killer

    04/17/11

    Today, I won't be gentle: kill the Care Bears, throw the wooden cross of the "Little Singers of Paris" into the fire and make place for the distortion god.