Foot Pedals and related Guitar TONE SHAPING accessories have a rich history and many cycles of being "IN" or "OUT". As for now they are definately "IN". If you ask me, I'd say, high quality, classic intent pedals and tone shaping gear will always be hip for the right musical situation.
I have purchased, sampled and sold too many pedals. I have created this corner of the Cafe to share with you some of my favorites.
In particular I like products from these quality manufacturers:
As for the particulars, I will venture to try to include my best experiences and investigations into various products and technologies in this area so you can do a little less of the leg wor since i've already done it. If you want to know what I think about a product that might not be discussed here, CONTACT ME and I'll see what I can find out for you.