Stefan Karlsson

Stefan Karlsson

Director : Auteur : Author : Curator : Image Wrangler : Editor-in-Chief
"Going the extra mile on musical devices exploration and pushing the boundaries for what's possible or practical"

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Brian Wampler Unleashes Killer Evolved Mini Rat - the Ratsbane Distortion

Brian Wampler Unleashes Killer Evolved Mini Rat - the Ratsbane Distortion

It’s quite obvious that I’m a very significant Rat fan - as this is the 23rd pedal of that variety to be added to the collection. It was ...
2021 February Pedal-Chain Update - Episode II - A Typical Transitional Lull

2021 February Pedal-Chain Update - Episode II - A Typical Transitional Lull

I would like to start by apologising to those builders who didn’t get a pedal featured in Wednesday’s final ...
Cooper FX Arcades Modular Multi-FX Workstation : Card Spotlight Series #7 : Grains

Cooper FX Arcades Modular Multi-FX Workstation : Card Spotlight Series #7 : Grains

I’ve always loved granular delays - those disjointed skittery delay taps - since my very first encounter with the Montreal Assembly Count to F...

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Co-Founder, Director of Marketing and Client Services at Affino, as well as Founder, Director, Author / Auteur at Guitar Pedal X - which started its life as a rather informal Blog on the Affino.com corporate site. I curate, write, photo-edit and retouch everything you see on this site - to give you as broad a scope of what's out there so you can better inform your gear-buying decisions.

I'm a long-term ever-budding and exploratory musician, home-player and avowed Guitar Gear enthusiast - with a predilection for Effects Pedals in particular. Generally very passionate about the Arts, Design, Architecture and Music above everything else...