Digitech Whammy Pedal 5 Review

The Digitech Whammy Pedal is the effect made famous by Rage Against the Machine guitarist, Tom Morello. If you’ve ever heard the solo to ‘Killing in the Name of’, you’ll know exactly what this pedal does! If not, then the clue is in the name. The whammy pedal acts like … Continue reading

Dimebag Signature Wah Review

Unlike other signature wah pedals from Jim Dunlop, the Dimebag Signature Wah comes packed with features. Given that the original crybaby has no controls at all (other than the foot pedal rocker), this is probably the most versatile wah-wah pedal you’ll ever find. Most signature crybabies take the original idea … Continue reading

Dime D100 Head Review

The Dime D100 Head is a signature 120 watt amp head from Dime Amplification, but it’s a little different to your standard signature amp… Nothing is ever quite ‘standard’ when it comes to Dimebag, and this amp is no exception! The truth is that he never actually played through this … Continue reading

Behringer VT250FX Review

The Behringer VT250FX is a stereo guitar amplifier from Behringer. It is a solid state amp combo, that features Behringer’s “virtube” tube modelling technology. This means it’s a little bit different to your average amp. The main difference between this amp and others, is that it comes in stereo. As … Continue reading

Dean From Hell CFH Review

The Dean from Hell CFC ‘Cowboy from Hell’ is a replica of Dimebag Darrel’s (Pantera and Damageplan) own guitar. It isn’t quite the same as a signature guitar, because it wasn’t designed by Dime and Dean guitars together. This is a replica of the guitar that Dime customized, himself. First, … Continue reading

Kirk Hammet Style!

MetallicA! This month I’ve been looking guitarist “Kirk Hammett” of Metallica’s approach to creating a guitar solo. Kirk’s style is heavily influenced by a mix of angular, more modern metal, and classic rock style blues licks– which is what I’ve tried to show here. Getting the Right Sound For the … Continue reading

Dean Vendetta XM Review

The Dean Vendetta XM is an affordable electric guitar by Dean Guitars. This is the brand of guitars used mainly by the guitarist ‘Dimebag’ Darrel from the band Pantera. Depending on your opinion, you can take that in two ways. First of all, being endorsed by a legendary metal guitarist … Continue reading

Jim Dunlop KH95 Wah Review

The Jim Dunlop KH95 wah: if there is one effect that Metallica’s Kirk Hammett is well known for, it’s the Wahwah pedal. In this post, we’re having a look at Kirk’s signature wah by Jim Dunlop. Wah pedals were originally invented to sound similar to the expressive, crying tone that … Continue reading