Blues Cube Audition Competition at Rimmers Music 03/10/2016

Blues Cube Audition – Prizes Worth £10k!

Fancy winning £10k worth of gear from Roland & Boss this Christmas? Well you can! Simply enter the Blues Cube Audition competition to be in with a chance of nabbing all of these products! Here’s the guys from Boss with some more info: That’s right, £10,000 worth of Boss & Roland products which includes all of these pedals & amps (including the full range of WAZA guitar effects pedals), as well as a Boss Accessory Package which includes: A year’s worth of plectrums in a special BOSS display case A... Read More


The Future Redefined With Roland

Roland Announce New 24hr Music Festival ! Roland are set to announce 30 new products during their new 24hr online music festival, which sets to celebrate 33 years of their acclaimed TR-909. As a staple of dance music and DJ culture, the Roland TR-909 features heavily in the works of Fatboy Slim, The Prodigy, The Chemical Brothers and many more. Throughout the day, 30 different products will be announced in Roland’s biggest ever product launch.The following 48-second teaser video suggests that drums, piano, synthesizer, dance DJ, effects, amplifier, video switcher... Read More

How To Order Effects Pedals at Rimmers Music 24/06/2016

How To: Order Effects Pedals

So you’ve been playing electric guitar for a while, learnt a few chords and licks and are now making your way through the guitar parts of some of your favourite songs. You’ve mastered the classic clean verse to overdriven chorus song structure using your amp’s in built distortion, but what other sounds can you get out of your guitar? Whether you’re getting the ball rolling with an all inclusive multi effects unit like our fantastic value Spur Gembox, or you’re looking at tailoring your guitar tone to your needs with... Read More

Loop Station Competition Blog Image 19/05/2016

Win A Boss RC Series Looper Pedal!

Want to Win a Boss RC Series Looper? Boss are giving you the chance to win one of four RC Series Loop Station Pedals! That means you could win either an RC-1, RC-3, RC-30, RC-300, RC-202 or RC-505! What is a Looper Pedal? A looper pedal is a type of effects pedal used for guitars that can record and layer multiple parts to sound like a whole band. As Phil from our Southport store shows in this review of the Boss RC-3 Looper Pedal, one of the most popular ways... Read More

How To Switch Between Clean & Overdrive with Rimmers Music 06/04/2016

Clean Up Your Tone & Switch Into Overdrive!

Clean Up Your Tone & Switch Into Overdrive! In this video, Leif Sargeant from our Blackburn store looks through some of the simple way in which you can switch between clean and overdiven sounds when playing the electric guitar. As demonstrated by Leif, many modern guitar amplifiers come with 2 channels built into them. This normally means you can have one channel set up for clean parts and another for overdiven or distorted guitar tones. Whilst simply using the channel selector on the front panel of the amplifier can be... Read More

Boss 3for2 Offer at Rimmers Music 30/09/2015

Boss 3for2 – Buy 2 Pedals, Get a 3rd FREE!

How to claim your 3 for 2: 1. Visit www.BOSS3for2.com to build your pedal board of your preferred combination using their handy “Window Shopper” app 2. Visit your nearest Rimmers Music Store or see our Boss pedals online to buy your compact pedals (between 1st October – 16th November 2015). 3. Register your pedals via www.BOSS3for2.com by midnight on 18th December together with a digital version or clear picture/photo of your receipt and the serial codes from your pedals (for validation). 4. You’ll then be entitled to choose another Boss... Read More