Father’s Day 2019 is on 16 June, and as your dad is a music-maker (or you’re

Father’s Day 2019 is on 16 June, and as your dad is a music-maker (or you’re a music-making dad who needs to drop hints), we’ve pulled together this go-to list of gifts that he (or you) would actually want.  A last-minute home-made Father’s Day card and a hastily cobbled-together breakfast in bed are nice, of course, but not that nice, and one man can only use so many cordless drills and comedy mugs. With that in mind, here are 17 of the best Father’s Day gift ideas for guitarists, DJs, drummers and synth-heads this year. • Best fuzz pedals • Best reverb pedals • Best delay pedals• Best chorus pedals• Best multi-effects pedals This nano-sized pedal sports the usual Big Muff triumvirate of Volume, Tone and Sustain knobs, but also includes a switch that bypasses the Tone knob.  Compared with what you might get from a typical transistor-based Big Muff, there’s a little more coarseness to the sound, an underlying grainy crunch that lends itself to grungy riffing and thick ’n’ heavy chord work.  In between the extremes there are sweet spots where you use the tone knob to dial in the right amount of edgy presence, or instead go straight to a no-nonsense ...