Blog Archives

Dog Is Blue Fuzz Pedals Are Here (Video Demo)

I’ve been teasing this for a while, but the first batch of the limited run of custom Dog Is Blue fuzz pedals is finally ready! The design is basically a more efficiently laid out version of the kickass little Bazz

Posted in Gear, Videos Tagged with: , , , , ,

DIY Effects: Homemade Blackstone Mosfet Overdive Pedal

It’s been a while since I had any time to build a pedal. In fact, I probably shouldn’t have taken the time to build this one…but I couldn’t resist. A friend of mine recently picked up a secondhand Blackstone Mosfet

Posted in Gear Tagged with: , ,

Another Homemade Amp: Tiny Happy Giant!

Getting ready for our upcoming tour of eastern Canada has me taking stock of what we need for the trip. My homemade Fender 5F2-A amp isn’t loud enough for most shows, so I’m working on a bigger tube amp (based

Posted in Gear Tagged with: , , ,

Crazy New Pedal: Fuzz, Echo, Wah, Chorus Woo!

Laura (re: half the band) was away for the last two weeks of January working on her tan. Of course, we all know that when the cat’s away the mouse will…uh…build a ridiculous guitar pedal. In this case, I had

Posted in Gear Tagged with: , ,

No Will Power: Another Vintage Saturn Guitar

It’s no secret that I have zero will power when it comes to buying new gear. In fact, some might even say the band exists simply because I had to justify owning so many instruments. Case in point, if you

Posted in Gear Tagged with: ,

‘Tis the Season: Crazy Snowman Pedal

It’s cold and sporadically snowy in Toronto, which means it’s time to throw some wild noise-making device into a festive watch tin for seasonal sonic destruction!* This little bad-boy is my homemade take on the Mid-Fi Electronics Clari(not)—an insane echo/fuzz

Posted in Gear Tagged with: , , , , ,

Homemade Amp!

At our show last week I mentioned having dropped my newly homemade amp off the stage. Thankfully the damage was minimal and after a quick fix she’s up and running without issue. Falling 3 feet isn’t really on the same

Posted in Gear Tagged with: , , ,
  • Nov. 25, 2017 - Peterborough, ON – The Garnet w/Wax Mannequin & Steelburner
  • Nov 29, 2017 - Hamilton, ON – This Ain't Hollywood w/Wax Mannequin & The Burning Hell
  • Nov. 30, 2017 - Guelph, ON – The Cornerstone w/Wax Mannequin
  • Dec. 2, 2017 - Toronto, ON – Handlebar w/Wax Mannequin & The Uplifters

More announcements to come!

Dog Is Blue Fuzz Pedals

SOLD OUT! For a limited time you can get these one-off pedals (each one is painted differently by Paul) for the measly sum of $60, but that price is going up soon, so act now.

Buy them off the stage at our shows or get in touch with the builder himself to get one delivered!

iPad Animated “People” Music Video

Albums