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The best pedals ever to happen to rock music
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  September 8, 2008

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HEIL SOUND TALK BOX | Peter Frampton on “Show Me the Way” | It must have seemed like the future of rock, as singer and guitarist were merged into one bizarre instrument. The thing was also prominent on Aerosmith’s “Sweet Emotion,” the James Gang’s “Rocky Mountain Way,” and, uh, Bon Jovi’s “Living on a Prayer,” but it was Frampton’s Talk Box solo on Frampton Comes Alive that really got the Bics flicked.

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