Capstone Project (Open Access)
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Music & Performing Arts
This paper goes into the history of guitar effects, what exactly they are, how they have evolved, and what they are like today. It also presents the results of an experiment that compares perceptions of differences between analog and digital guitar pedals.
Karren, Cameron, "Analog Versus Digital Guitar Pedals, Shaping Guitar Tones and Sparking Debates" (2020). Capstone Projects and Master's Theses. 770.
Additional FilesSong 2 by Blur Mix March 5.mp3 (4809 kB)
song using the Pro Co Rat
Come As You Are NIrvana March 5 cover.mp3 (7442 kB)
song using EHX Small Clone
BFS Cover .mp3 (7912 kB)
Bowling For Soup Cover that was demo recorded at home
Addalemon Idea 1.mp3 (7367 kB)
An idea for a soon to be Addalemon song
Analog Guitar Pedals vs Digital Guitar Pedals.pdf (80 kB)
The survey used to conduct the study
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