Morningstar pedals and their pedal board build
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#monopfx: Best pedalboards of May 2021

And just like that, we're almost halfway through 2021. This month has seen a whole assortment of new pedal releases and we can't wait to plug some of them into pedalboards for our next jam session. Interested to see if any brand new effects made into the list? Read on… Read more

Ernie Ball Music Man Joe Dart Jr. Signature Bass
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Funk Downsized: Music Man Joe Dart Jr. Artist Series Signature Bass

There hasn't been a band in existence quite like Vulfpeck and musicians all around the world have taken notice. Founding member Joe Dart, who is best known for his tasty lines and funk precision, has turned into a modern-day bass icon too. Recently, Ernie Ball Music Man announced the all-new… Read more

Zane Carney with a Heritage H-150 Custom Core Electric Guitar
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Zane Carney Talks LA Jazz, Live Streaming, and new album ‘Alter Ego’

If you’re a fan of anything and everything to do with the guitar, Zane Carney should be a name that you’ve got to know. Described as a “massive guitar player” by acclaimed bassist Thundercat and hailed as “the future of electric guitar” by HuffPost, Zane Carney has made significant contributions… Read more

MONO pedalboards in a studio
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#monopfx: Best pedalboards of April 2021

We're in the midst of Spring in April and the trees & flowers aren't the only things to come back into full bloom. Pedal builds are sprouting everywhere and our feed has yielded multiple #monofpx gems that have caught our eye. Interested in getting ideas for your future builds? Read… Read more

MONO pedalboard carbon with JHS pedals
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WATCH: New and Notable Pedals in Josh’s Collection

What sort of pedals catches the eyes (and ears) of an established pedal builder? In this week’s livestream, Josh Scott of JHS Pedals reveals some of the new and notable pedals in his collection — all mounted on his MONO Pedalboard Carbon. If you’re as passionate about pedals as we… Read more

MONO FlyBy Ultra & Stealth Alias Backpacks
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WATCH: MONO FlyBy Ultra & Stealth Alias Comparison

Having trouble deciding between the MONO FlyBy Ultra and the MONO Stealth Alias for your own needs? Well, this video from Patrick Breen just might be what you're looking for.In his 8-minute overview, Breen gives you the features and his thoughts on the two backpacks from the perspective of a… Read more

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#monopfx: Best pedalboards of March 2021

We’re marching on steadily into the year and the third calendar month has an assortment of pedalboard beauties both big and small. Read on as we showcase some of the best #monopfx pedalboards for March 2021. The Lite Heavyweights Do you believe that less is more? Musicians that belong to… Read more

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LEARN: Angled Pedalboards vs. Flat Pedalboards

Part of the joy in playing the electric guitar is assembling a pedalboard and discovering the infinite possibilities that come with it. Undeniably though, building your very first pedalboard is no easy task and it's easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer amount of options available online and in-store. One… Read more

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WATCH: Effects Pedals + Drums with Dan Mayo

Drummers, have you ever been envious of guitarists and bassists showing up to practice with fancy new pedals? Parading their new effects like it's the best thing since sliced cheese while you’re just left there holding down the beat? Well as the saying goes, if you can’t beat ’em, you… Read more

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#monopfx: Best pedalboards of February 2021

What did the romance of February bring for us pedalboard enthusiasts? Read on as we compile our favorite #monopfx pedalboards of the month that caught our eyes with their looks and tonal options. The Lite Heavyweights Do you believe that less is more? Musicians that belong to this camp turn… Read more

Jazmine Sullivan & Eric Church Sing the National Anthem at Super Bowl LV
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WATCH: Epic Super Bowl LV National Anthem produced by Adam Blackstone, BASSic Black Entertainment

Another epic football & music filled weekend has concluded with one of TV’s most-watched musical live events - the Super Bowl. It's never easy producing music for such a large-scale event and we’re proud to see MONO artist and founder of BASSic Black Entertainment, Adam Blackstone, return as producer and… Read more

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WATCH: JHS & 60 Cycle Hum’s Spring Reverb Pedal Shootout

If you like dad humor and gear, you'll definitely love this week's edition of "Things We Love". In the most ambitious crossover since Marvel's Avengers, Josh Scott of JHS Pedals and Ryan from 60 Cycle Hum join forces to teach us a thing or two about reverb.This video's for you… Read more