Little Horn Clean Boost Pedal

Why Use a Clean Boost Guitar Pedal?

A clean boost pedal is one of the simplest guitar effects, but many guitarists overlook them. The thinking goes that there’s nothing a clean boost pedal can do that a good overdrive pedal can’t do as well. While it’s true that overdrive pedals can serve as clean boosts in their lower gain stages, a clean boost…

Boss RC3 Review from Vein-Tap.com - Boss RC-3 Loop Station

Boss RC3 Review

Boss RC3 review by Vein-Tap.com | Boss made the first digital sampler in compact pedal form in 1985, almost thirty years ago. That pedal – the DSD-2 – could record for less than a second, making it practically useless for anything except recording drone sounds. Fortunately, the Boss RC-3 Looper is much better, with up…

Vein Tap - Tap Tempo Pedal

Tempo Tap

Why You Need a Tempo Tap There’s nothing worse, as a band or as a solo artist, than being out of time. If one section is playing quicker or slower than the other sections, you can forget it. Stevie Ray Vaughn, John Mayer, Steve Vai, Brian May – they’re all geniuses and gods, no doubt…

Vein Tap - Tap Tempo Pedal

Tap Tempo Pedal

Tap Tempo Pedal. Simple but Brilliant. Relying on a drummer to keep perfect time isn’t something you can really get away with. They’re brilliant, don’t get me wrong, without them we’d be screwed; but sometimes they’re quick (angry) and sometimes they’re slow (hungover). Back in the day, this meant having to re-calibrate all your time-sensitive…