Sunday, October 15, 2017

Roger Mayer - Guitar Effects


Roger Mayer - Guitar Effects

Fuzz Tone

In a recent Netflix Production Jimmy Page, of Led Zeppelin fame, credits Roger Mayer with developing the first effect that he used, a fuzz tone:



While he may  of used the Roger Mayer fuzz tone initially, others credit the Sola Sound MKII as the effect that he used on some of his best recordings:



Octavia

Roger developed the Octavia for artists like Hendrix:

Dark was the Night


Death Don't Have No Mercy in This Land


U2 Sound - Vox Amp and Memory Man Effect


Son House: Grinnin in Your Face