January 2015

I’m talkin’ ’bout Shaft…  & the Maestro Boomerang Wah Pedal

January 30, 2015

It all started in the 1930s, when trumpeter Clyde McCoy began making quite a name for himself after he created an almost vocal like “wah-wah” sound on several hits including “Sugar Blues”. The effect was later mimicked by steel guitarists in the 1950s by quickly rolling off and back on the tone control. In 1961, […]

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