Exploring Budget Home Recording, do you need a big budget, modest budget or no budget, Stay tuned! Cheap (4 external sound cards ranging from 2 to 15 $) vs Budget (Behringer UCA-222 and MAudio Eight), does price make a big impact? With Budget Mics (Neewer NW-700, Pyle PDMIC78, Behringer XM8500, Electrovoice Blue Cobalt)! I am... Continue Reading →
New mini pedal demos coming, Tomsline, Aroma, Ammoon, Mosky and more! lofibrushaudio.com and on youtube!
https://youtu.be/geBArPLXmBU The Caline Pure Sky is great budget overdrive pedal from Caline. I really like the Caline pedals I have (orange burst, pure sky and rock face) and I plan on getting more of them. Supposedly the Caline Pure Sky is based on a timmy transparent overdrive, but there are a few differences with the... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/D8WzpmHk05U The Joyo Ultimate Drive is a clone of the Fulltone OCD. It is a very dynamic overdrive. The Joyo Ultimate Drive sounds great unmodified so there is no need to learn to solder just to fix it, but to my ears it sounded a little dark and harsh pre-mod and much improved after. However... Continue Reading →
I'm on Instagram as @lofibrushaudio http://www.Instagram.com/lofibrushaudio I have been working on a few new ideas, so it's about time I get some new articles posted and upland some new youtube content! With all the recent news about Gibson, maybe my SG should make an appearance? Yep definitely!
Since this blog is about budget gear, making things cheaper for us regular guys and gals, having some basic tools and learning about gear will go a long way towards your satisfaction, tone and longevity with your musical journey. I have a tool bag just for my guitars and pedals: The bag itself was free,... Continue Reading →
The Caline is a excellent value for the money $$$, 30 to 40 Canadian Dollars at this time on eBay, Pictured above the insides of the orange burst are filled with through-hole components including two Texas Instrument TL072 dual opamps, metal resistors and nice film capacitors. Through-hole components aren't necessarily standard on budget pedals, but... Continue Reading →
The Caline Orange Burst Pedal is a clone of the BB Preamp. It is supposedly modeled off the Marshall Blues Breaker Type Amp Sound. In this video, you can hear the basics of what to expect from this pedal on it's own using a cab sim. You can use it as a overdrive pedal and... Continue Reading →
OK, I just uploaded my first YouTube video about the behringer superfuzz this morning. So why am I still writing about the superfuzz? Well, I am not...., not exactly writing about the one I demoed today, I am actually writing about all three of them. Lets talk about the Boss Hyperfuzz, it's the reason I... Continue Reading →