A few years ago I purchased my first delay pedal – a used Ibanez DE-7. Whilst the transaction was taking place, the shop owner was insistent that a delay pedal is the secret weapon to a guitarist’s arsenal and no guitarist should be without one.
For this article, I’m looking to fellow guitarists to help me choose potential delay pedal candidates for my pedalboard. For quite sometime I’ve been pondering over the idea of purchasing a new delay pedal, but with so many great options available these days, I’m curious to know what the guitar playing community can recommend.
I’m ideally looking for a delay pedal that includes the following specs:
If there’s a delay pedal that you can recommend that would suit my needs, please share your thoughts by adding a comment below. I’m open minded to brand, boutique/mainstream etc. Any pedal that I may end up purchasing will also be reviewed at some point on Guitar Jar.
Have your say and help me decide…