I recently bought a new floor-standing speaker stand for my home studio. How did I get on with it? Here are my first impressions.Continue reading “First Impressions: Gravity Vari-Tilt Studio Monitor Speaker Stand”
I want to listen to music while I work, without having to physically plug a cable into my laptop. Will Apple’s HomePod mini do the job? Read on for my First Impressions.Continue reading “First Impressions: Apple HomePod mini Stereo Pair”
I recently managed to snag one of my bucket list pedals: the VS Audio Royal Flush. Here are my First Impressions.Continue reading “First Impressions: VS Audio Royal Flush Dual Overdrive Pedal”
I recently bought the newly released Polymath pickup, to go into my old Charvel. I’ve been looking for a bridge pickup that suits both the guitar and me for a long time.
Have I found it?Continue reading “First Impressions: Bare Knuckle Pickups Polymath Bridge Humbucker”
Back at the end of August, I bought a (I suspect) one-off clone of the Lovepedal Englishman overdrive pedal, called the PC30. It arrived in early September, and I promptly forgot about it 🙁
What is it like? Here are my First Impressions.Continue reading “First Impressions: PC30 Lovepedal Englishman Clone Overdrive”
I recently bought a new bridge pickup for one of my cheap-and-cheerful Esquire guitars.
How did I get on with it? Read on for my First Impressions.Continue reading “First Impressions: Seymour Duncan Antiquity Tele Bridge Pickup”
It’s not every pedal that gets not one, but two First Impressions posts here on the HomeToneBlog. In fact, I believe this is the first one that I’ve done this for.
How does the Mad Professor Super Black preamp pedal sound, when I run it straight into a power amp? Let’s find out.Continue reading “First Impressions: Mad Professor Super Black Pedal (Straight Into A Power Amp)”
I recently managed to tear myself away from my beloved Tweed Deluxe amp long enough to snag a second-hand Super Black pedal. And I swear that I didn’t realise this is (partially!) a tweed pedal when I bought it!Continue reading “First Impressions: Mad Professor Super Black Preamp Pedal (Into The Front Of An Amp)”
You probably haven’t heard of this guitar. We certainly hadn’t. But once we’d tried one, we were sold.Continue reading “First Impressions: Vox’s GIULIETTA VGA-3PS Guitar”
I recently picked up another Bearfoot FX pedal: the Emerald Green OD. Read on for my first impressions.Continue reading “First Impression: Bearfoot FX Emerald Green Overdrive Pedal”