The Top Five Pedals for Beginning Guitarists

Guitar Nerds has put together a list of the top five pedals for someone who’s just getting started building their pedal board.

“All of the pedals here are easy to get a hold of, produce a wide range of tones, and all come in at under a hundred pounds each.” That’s about $128 U.S. at the current exchange rate.

Check it out. And be sure to visit Guitar Nerds YouTube channel for more of their great videos.

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Christopher Scapelliti is editor-in-chief of Guitar Player (opens in new tab) magazine, the world’s longest-running guitar magazine, founded in 1967. In his extensive career, he has authored in-depth interviews with such guitarists as Pete Townshend, Slash, Billy Corgan, Jack White, Elvis Costello and Todd Rundgren, and audio professionals including Beatles engineers Geoff Emerick and Ken Scott. He is the co-author of Guitar Aficionado: The Collections: The Most Famous, Rare, and Valuable Guitars in the World (opens in new tab), a founding editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine, and a former editor with Guitar WorldGuitar for the Practicing Musician and Maximum Guitar. Apart from guitars, he maintains a collection of more than 30 vintage analog synthesizers.