If you’ve never considered using an EQ pedal, consider it now. You may think you’re unhappy with your current rig, and you may be considering drastic measures to fix it. But you don’t always need to 16 TONE TALK // buy a new set of pickups, a new amplifier, or even a new guitar to get to the heart of the matter. A good EQ pedal can add some magic pixie dust to your overall tone and let you get back to putting audiences in a trance with 8 EQ Pedals That Won’t Leave Your Tone Flat your wizard-like guitar skills. So remember, the next time your low notes sound like a fart, or the treble from your Telecaster sterilizes every mammal within 300 yards, don’t get mad—get an EQ.