Boss CH-1 Super Chorus Review

If you are looking to capture that 1980’s guitar sound, this chorus pedal will get you to the heart of the action right away. The sound obtained is always dependant on your own set-up and mix but the CH-1 Super Chorus is perfect for recreating that icy, clean sound synonymous with that decade. It’s a sound that still packs out gig venues and dance-floors so it must be doing something right and it can be easily obtained with this sort of pedal.
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MXR Zakk Wylde Black Label Chorus Pedal Review

If you are going to play guitar for the Prince of Darkness, you are going to need some help along the way. Zakk Wylde doesn’t use too many effects and accessories to create his sound, but the MXR ZW38 Zakk Wylde Black Label effects pedal is his key to creating thick walls of distortion and adding liquid dimension and texture to his clean passages. Unlike other pedals on your board, this one is meant to be left on the whole time to widen and fatten your tone.
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What to Look for When Buying a Chorus Pedal

Chorus pedals can give you a lot of options, so it’s important to know what you are looking for before you go out and buy one. Even more basic, it’s important to know what those options are. To begin, a chorus pedal will multiply the sound of your guitar so that it sounds like two or more guitars playing in unison. All chorus pedals are not equal, however. Some are designed to give you an icy clean 80’s sound (such as the Boss CH-1), some can give a warmer, lush sound (Electro-Harmonix Electric Mistress), and some can get downright psychadelic (such as the BBE Mindbender). Read up on your pedals before heading to the guitar store so you’re not just fumbling in the dark. Here are some other considerations…
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How To Run Guitar Effects Through An Amp

This is an excellent question and there is no one way it should be done. If there was a rule, most guitarists would probably just break it anyway. Ultimately, wiring your effects pedals comes down to what sounds the best to you. Nevertheless, there are some guidelines that will help you on your way.
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Chorus Pedals 101

A chorus pedal can add incredible depth and richness to your sound. It creates an effect where individual sounds with about the same timbre and almost the same pitch converge to sound as one. The effect is sounds like two or more guitarists playing the same notes together. The effect is more pronounced when notes are sustained for long periods of time.
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A Guide to Guitar Effects Pedals

So, let’s say you have been playing your electric guitar for awhile and haven’t quite figured out how to sound like your favourite band. You know how to play all their songs, but the guitar just doesn’t sound right. You’ve heard about effects pedals, but you have never used one. Could one of these pedals be the answer to all your questions? The answer is yes–and no!
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5 Commonly Used Effects Pedals

If you want to take your guitar playing to the next level, you can start to shape your tone and fill up your sound by building a pedal board. Below, I describe five of the most commonly used guitar effects pedals to get you started.
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How to Effectively Use a Chorus Pedal

There are so many sweet effects for you to use with your guitar and the guitar chorus pedal stands among them. With its ability to emulate the sound of multiple guitars from one tone, it can add a whole new sensation to your live show. But what are some opportune times to actually use this neat effect without taking away from the song? There are going to be better places than others to use this effect. In this article, I will make a few suggestions.
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