From the overdriven sounds of Jimmy Page and Tony Iommi to the out-of-this-world prog tones of David Gilmour and Alex Lifeson, the Seventies were pivotal in creating some of the guitar sounds that are still being ripped of today's class of rock guitarists. Whether you're putting together the ultimate Pink Floyd or Led Zeppelin tribute band or just trying to add a bit of vintage flare to your modern-rock masterpiece, the pedals on this list are sure to help you recapture some of that groovy Seventies magic.
This Friday, Chris Beardshaw of BBC Radio 4's Gardener's Question Time will tell listeners about his recent horticultural experiment. His findings? Blasting Black Sabbath in a greenhouse works wonders for plants. Playing easy-listening music kills them.
Be sure to Catch Newsted, Hysteria and Christian Martucci at the official Revolver Golden Gods Pre-Party on Wednesday, May 1. Doors open at 7:15 p.m., and Newsted will take the stage at 10 p.m. Check out the complete schedule below!
Budda Amplification has announced its new line of guitar effect pedals, all of which are available to ship. The line includes the Samsara Delay, the Om Overdrive, the Karma Chorus, the Chakra Compressor and the Zenman Overdrive/Boost.