Boss ES-5 Effects Switching System – Intro

The Boss ES-5 loop switcher has been the switching central of my pedal board since autumn 2017. I did a lot of experimenting and learning with it, which…

Pedal board with Boss ES-5 Effects Switching System

1975 Fender Twin Reverb Demo

So I made a new video. I’m selling this old and pretty Fender Silverface Twin Reverb for a colleague of my wife; it used to belong to…

1975 Fender Silverface Twin Reverb Guitar Amp, rear side pictured

Analog, Digital and Pedalboards

This article tries to explain what “analog” and “digital” means, why you may want an analog dry path, and why a pedal board full of digital pedals…

Backside of various digital and analog effect pedals

1960s Framus Golden Strato de Luxe Demo (Model 5/168-54gl)

Framus is a German brand of guitar, basses and amps. The original company was founded in Bavaria in 1946. In the early 1970s, they became Europe’s largest guitar…

Framus Golden Strato de Luxe vintage guitar

Octaver, Pitch Shifter and Harmonizer Basics

People new to the subject often get confused when it comes to octavers and pitch shifters. So, let’s have a look at what is what, which devices…

SubDecay OctaSynth octaver pedal