Guard House Pictures is proud to announce the trailer release of Cry Baby: The Pedal That Rocks the World, a definitive documentary that tells the story of the #1-selling effects pedal of all time, from its invention in 1966 through its evolution into the present day. The effect was an essential ingredient in the creation of classics like Jimi Hendrix¹s ³Voodoo Child (Slight Return),² Metallica¹s ³Enter Sandman,² and Guns Œn¹ Roses¹ ³Sweet Child o¹ Mine.²
This film looks at how engineer Brad Plunkett discovered and developed the legendary wah sound and how artists have used it to express themselves throughout its evolution. Guitar icons such as Buddy Guy, Eddie Van Halen, Kirk Hammett, Slash, and Zakk Wylde talk about how the wah has become a part of their signature sounds‹while rock journalists such as Rolling Stone¹s Ben Fong-Torres and Guitar Player¹s Art Thompson explore the pedal¹s cultural significance.
Learn how a simple effect became one of the most important tools of expression for guitarists everywhere. View the full documentary at http://www.crybabydoc.com.
Featuring: Eddie Van Halen Jerry Cantrell Slash Buddy Guy Kirk Hammett Zakk Wylde Dweezil Zappa Eddie Kramer Paul Gilbert Bob Bradshaw Brad Plunkett Wah Wah Watson Jim Dunlop Jimmy Dunlop Jasmin Powell And many more