Interview with VFE Pedals in PuyallupWritten by Helmut Watterott
We had a great confersation with Peter of VFE Pedals. They build and design analogue guitar effects pedals in Puyallup, WA, USE.
They specializes in hand-made, compact, versatile, affordable, and great sounding stompboxes/guitar effects pedals. The pedals are designed & tested with the electric guitar in mind, but the added versatility in each pedal makes them friendly to many instruments, including acoustics & bass guitars.
A bit of history:
"While VFE Pedals officially started in January 2010, it took a few years to change from a personal hobby to a full-time business. I first learned how to play guitar just after high school in 1998. For the first 8 years, I only played acoustic guitar, but learning the play the electric guitar has literally changed my life! I became an instant pedal freak, trying out different pedals like they were candy, and finally discovering B.Y.O.C. in March 2008. As a math major and physics minor, I was immediately familiar with circuits and learned very quickly. I put out my first pedals on eBay only a few months later. I had spent countless hours building & modifying the circuits, and in the end, I barely broke even! But I was hooked..."
- read more on the facebook page
Boutique & custom pedals for guitar, bass, synth, etc
Usually pedal builders fill in our interview form. This time we ran through the form questions and captured it all on audio.
Some interesting facts came about!
Peters favourite drink is water
His favourite guitarist is mates of his
More to be reveaved in the video :-)
VFE Pedals Website
VFE Pedals Facebook page
VFE Pedals on Youtube
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