Recreating Pink Floyd's 'Welcome To The Machine' Using Electro Harmonix Effects

Well, the insatiably curious Bill Rupert has done it again folks, with the latest edition of Effectology. This time out he manages to very accurately recreate Pink Floyd's gorgeously creepy 'Welcome To The Machine' using nothing but an electric guitar, an electric razor, an old telephone, and a handful of Electro-Harmonix effects pedals. Serious…

How To Make Your Guitar Shimmer And Chime Using Nothing But Electro-Harmonix Pedals

Bill Rupert never ceases to amaze me... the sounds he manages to coax out of nothing but an electric guitar and a daisy chain of Electro-Harmonix effects pedals is truly awe inspiring. His latest effort, Effectology Vol.11 Crystal -Shimmer Effects, is no exception. This time out Bill shows us how to create crystalline octave-echo type effects, …

Creepy Halloween Effects Using Nothing But Electro-Harmonix Pedals

Hah!... with Halloween right around the corner I just had to share this video with you all. It's Chicago musician Bill Ruppert showing you how to make a bunch of old-school monster movie sound effects using nothing but an electric guitar and a bunch of Electro-Harmonix foot pedals. My particular favorites are the creepy "Voices from the Other Si…

See & Hear The New Electro-Harmonix Voice Box In Action

Wow, have you seen this thing? Once again, Electro-Harmonix produces another stimulating, informational, and just plain fun video demo of one of their new pedals -- the Voice Box Vocal Harmony Machine & Vocoder. Yeah, before seeing this demo the chances of me purchasing any kind of vocoder was pretty damned slim, but I have to admit I'm now fe…

Video Demo: New Electro-Harmonix Big Muff Pi with Tone Wicker

If you've been reading this blog for any amount of time you probably know I'm a huge Electro Harmonix fan, and I can't resist getting a chance to take a closer look at their stuff. Actually, it's been fun watching them over the past year or two, because they've really been pumping out some great new pedals. Anyway, here's a user-demo I came across…

Speed Linking: Reverend's Limited Edition Volcano H90, EH Micro POG Demo…

Not a whole lot in the “guitar news” department this morning, though a few worthy links managed to find their way into my browser... • Limited Edition Volcano – Reverend Guitars has busted out with a new Limited Edition of their low-cost, award winning Volcano––the aptly titled Volcano H90. They've apparently swapped out the neck humb…

See The Electro-Harmonix Stereo Memory Man With Hazarai In Action

The Myth of the Memory Man, Parts 1 & 2 M. Leonhart is at it again... this time getting deep (and I do mean deep,) into the workings and wonders of the new Electro-Harmonix Stereo Memory Man with Hazarai. A nice in-depth look at what this pedal can do, but definitely not for the faint of heart... …

Video Demo Of The New Electro-Harmonix Stereo Electric Mistress

Hehe... well, it looks like Michael Leonhart has done it again––he's produced yet another refreshingly avant-garde video demo for Electro-Harmonix, this time showing off the company's newly re-imagined Stereo Electric Mistress. As with Leonhart's earlier video demos, you'll probably either love this one or hate it, but either way you have to a…

Video Demo Of The New Electro-Harmonix Micro POG

When Electro-Harmonix announced the release of their new Micro POG effects pedal––essentially a miniaturized version of their incredibly cool POG polyphonic octave generator––I had to wonder how they were going to replicate the original pedal's functionality in such a small configuration. As a dyed-in-the-wool Electro Harmonix fan I came a…

See & Hear The Electro Harmonix Germanium OD In Action

Just a quick note for the vintage effects freaks out there––over on YouTube Avi Bortnick & Michael Leonhart have posted a short clip of the new Electro-Harmonix Germanium OD in action, and it sounds pretty much like you'd expect... a little bit sweet, a little bit raunchy, and a whole lot of old-school overdrive. Would have been nice, thou…