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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GFI System Changes up the Multi-Modulation Game Again with its Synesthesia Dual Channel Modulation Workstation

GFI System Changes up the Multi-Modulation Game Again with its Synesthesia Dual Channel Modulation Workstation

I always take a while to deconstruct a new pedal - particularly one as complex as this - and hence my visual infographic above is a representation of ...
Boss Revolutionizes Home Playback once more with its Immersive Bluetooth Waza-Air Katana Modelling Headphones

Boss Revolutionizes Home Playback once more with its Immersive Bluetooth Waza-Air Katana Modelling Headphones

Boss’s new launch kind of brings me full circle on when I started guitar in my teenage years. I had a great guitar at the time - an all-black I...
28 of the Best Mini Fuzz Pedals - 2019 Edition

28 of the Best Mini Fuzz Pedals - 2019 Edition

When I started this roundup a few years ago, there were only 9 pedals in my selection, while this latest edition has 28 - which will likely be the ...

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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...