Pigtronix Philosopher’s Tone Germanium Gold Review

A guitar being a plucked instrument, sustain is something of a concern to many of us.  Who wouldn’t want a pedal that’ll give you more sustain without mucking with the rest of the sound?  When I looked at this pedal, I had a particular function in mind — solo boost.  I wanted a compressor that…

Boss CS-3 Compressor Monte Allums Opto Mod Review

Being a single-coil player, I always find it more comfortable to have at least slight compression on when I perform in public.  Otherwise my picking technique’s flaws show up — and more importantly, I’d be self-conscious of my picking and will be timid in my playing. Buying an affordable Boss pedal and modding it seemed…