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The truth about true bypass and buffered guitar pedals

Exploring the pros and cons of True Bypass and Buffered guitar pedals By Paul White (editor-in-chief of Sound On Sound magazine)  Guitar players are a funny lot — I should know as I’m one of them. While multi-effects floor units allow the player to create, save and recall a multitude…

What Is Amp Modelling?

Due to constantly advancing digital technology, even the most die-hard tone masters are enjoying the benefits of the latest amp modelling products. Even famous artists now rely on the convenience and range of tones available from amp modelling whether they are performing or practising or writing on the road or…

Recording guitar

PAUL WHITE, EDITOR IN CHIEF, SOUND ON SOUND MAGAZINE Despite all the wonderful hi-tech instruments currently available to the musician, the electric guitar still enjoys a unique position at the heart of rock and pop music. When you come to record it however, the problem is that there is no…

Get the most from your studio time

By Edward Sheldrick TMI (UK) Ltd The purpose of effective time management is to make space for the things you want to do, as well as managing the things you’ve got to do. And since life is constrained by time, if you can learn to juggle the ‘want to do’…