I have several of each. I could live with these 3 simple pedals:
Wampler Reflections reverb
MXR Carbon Copy mini delay
NUX Horseman mini OD (2 ODs in one)
Each are easy to use and excellent sound-wise…and are not picky about the guitar pickups.
In retrospect, I have no real reason for all...
Looking at my Joyo’s…the Ultimate Drive (OCD clone) would get you there. If your amp doesn’t season things exactly right, a British Sound in front of the Ultimate Drive (first bc the Sounds do not have a lot of headroom) would give you a ton of options to manipulate. Total cost ~$70usd. Happy...
Mini recently acquired fm Goodwill Auctions. Gave it a cleanup, contact cleaner, a dab of superglue, adjusted the truss and new strings…good to go, legitimate wear. Played on my ten year old Mustang I…seemed appropriate.
I had Fender StratGAS a month or so ago. An older dirt encrusted (literally) MIA HSS started it. At $1299, it was overpriced (imo), but I started culling guitars I don’t use to strike a trade. I never got it and it is still there.
In the process, however, I picked up two MIM Strats and a...
Long story short. I replaced my ‘21 Player pickups with Lace Golds.
Long story: I purchased a ‘22 CV50s intending to install the Lace pickguard in it…but it sounded better to me than the Player, so I kept it as is.
Your options are endless.