Exercise of an Entirely Different Kind

It’s not like I practice for hours everyday (I wish) but from time to time I have wrist problems.  Sometimes it’s a burning, cramping sensation in my forearm, but more problematic is a sense of tightness I feel in my left wrist, usually relating to trying to do some fast legato licks on lower strings…

LovePedal Gold Dragon review

About 2 years ago, I walked into my favorite guitar store — Willie’s American Guitars.  They are super nice and always let me try gear until my heart’s content, so I go there every so often just to try out some pedals. LovePedal Gold Dragon was in the used bin there, and just out of…

Gear Review: NX Genaration Warm Drive

A couple of years ago I was in surfing through the overdrive pedal section of eBay and came across this pedal from Thiland-based one-man brand NX Generation (it appears to be that way, anyway).  I looked it up and Narin, the man behind the pedal, posted good demos of this pedal. Warm Drive!  Indeed, I…